Featured Programs on KSJD June 15th-21stSaturday, June 15th
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, Tift Merritt, David Lindley, Bearfoot, Steve Brown & the Bailers, Pat Fitzgerald & Robin Dale Ford, and a special appearance by Susan Grace.
The TED Radio Hour on KSJD airs at 3pm on Saturday afternoons. In this week's show: what is beauty? It surrounds us, draws us in, gives joy and creates conflict. TED speakers conjure up beauty both ancient and modern, and suggest reasons why humans are hardwired to crave and respond to beauty.
Sunday, June 16th
When we gaze into the eyes of a wild animal, or even a beloved pet, can we ever really know what they might be thinking? On this week's episode of Radiolab on Sunday morning at 9am, stories of cross-species communication. Hear the story of a rescued whale that may have found a way to say thanks, explore whether dogs feel guilt, and learn how a successful predator may have fallen in love with a photographer.
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, Russell Rowland talks about and reads from his novel, 'High and Inside,' in which an alcoholic baseball player moves from Boston to Bozeman, Montana, to start a new life.
Monday, June 17th
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 Monday mornings 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, June 18th
Pandora's Box is KSJD's bi-monthly program that looks at the other side of the story on the environment and your health. Tune in to the Tuesday morning Zine at 8:30 to hear about carcinogens in our environment that may surprise you, and assumptions about what causes cancer that may be incorrect.
Wednesday, June 19th
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, June 20th
As the saying goes, "well-behaved women rarely make history". Join us for the Thursday morning Zine at 8:30 to hear about HerStory, a performance based on the amazing lives of two women who made important contributions in the past, and why you may have never heard of them.
Friday, June 21st
Historic places are vital to understanding the lives and stories of the people and events that shaped our communities. Tune in to the Friday morning Zine at 8:30 to hear about efforts that are underway to preserve important and endangered historic places in Montezuma County, and how they contribute to learning about our past.