Featured Programs on KSJD May 11th-17thSaturday, May 11th
Tune in to KSJD for Mountain Stage at 1pm on Saturday afternoons for a line-up of fabulous live musical performances. On this week's program, Robben Ford, Vintage Trouble, Steve Forbert, Milo Greene, and Mieka Pauley.
The TED Radio Hour is KSJD's newest program, airing at 3pm on Saturday afternoons. The show is a journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create. In this week's show: making mistakes. TED speakers look at those difficult moments in our lives, and consider why sometimes we need to make mistakes and face them head-on.
Sunday, May 12th
What is music? Why does it move us? How does the brain process sound, and why are some people better at it than others? On this week's episode of Radiolab at 9am on Sunday morning, an examination of the line between language and music.
The Write Question from Montana Public Radio is KSJD's weekly literary program on Sunday afternoons at 3pm that features writers from the western United States. During this week's program, memoirist and poet Joe Wilkins talks about growing up in the Big Dry country of eastern Montana and reads from his memoir "The Mountain and the Fathers".
Monday, May 13th
Finding new music can be a chore, and separating the good from the really good is often a tedious task. Let KSJD come to the rescue! Tune in to Soundcheck every Monday morning on the Zine at 8:30 as we prime the airwaves and get ready for our week with music-related musings, reviews of new releases, and more.
Tuesday, May 14th
Water shortages due to drought conditions in the Four Corners area have many agricultural producers wondering how much irrigation water they can expect this season. Tune in to the Tuesday morning Zine at 8:30 for another episode of the Big Fat Farm Show for an update on water supply for irrigation in Montezuma County in the coming months.
Wednesday, May 15th
Local news and politics always deserve a closer analysis that helps you see local issues from a new perspective. Tune in to Talking Heads on the Wednesday morning Zine at 8:30 as KSJD's Jeff Pope and Gail Binkley from the Four Corners Free Press break down local news stories across the Four Corners area.
Thursday, May 16th
Traditional education methods can present problems for students who struggle with learning content that has unclear practical applications. Join us for the Thursday morning Zine at 8:30 to hear about an alternative system of learning that is focused on problem solving to teach critical skills and content in the classroom.
Friday, May 17th
As drought conditions continue in the Four Corners area, fire agencies and homeowners are preparing for a bad wildfire season. Tune in to the Friday morning Zine at 8:30 to hear about what you can do to be ready in the event of a wildfire near you.