Anna Rader http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Dakota Dave Hull: The Long Drive Home http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/dakota-dave-hull-long-drive-home <p><strong><a href="http://dakotadavehull.com/" target="_blank">Dakota Dave Hull</a></strong> is one of America’s premier finger-style guitarists. Based in Minnesota, Dakota Dave logs a lot of miles touring, so here’s a composition that fades out like the highway receding in the rear-view mirror.</p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/159682796&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:27:58 +0000 Ben Slater, Micah Schweizer & Anna Rader 61637 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Dakota Dave Hull: The Long Drive Home David Wiatrolik: Wishful Thinking http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/david-wiatrolik-wishful-thinking <p>Fresh off the 2014 release of ‘<strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/GinMillGypsies/timeline">Dave and the Gin Mill Gypsies</a></strong>’, Laramie guitarist, singer, and songwriter David Wiatrolik assembles a stripped down trio (Dana Robertson, drums and Luke Woodbury, bass) to perform live at the WPM studios.</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:52:03 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 61196 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org David Wiatrolik: Wishful Thinking David Shelles - Cheyenne WY http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/david-shelles-cheyenne-wy <p></p><p>My name is David Shelles and I live here in Cheyenne, Wyoming. When I moved from Davenport, Iowa to Laramie, Wyoming in December of 2008, of course I had the privilege of driving Interstate 80 across Iowa and Nebraska. On the second day of my trip, I crossed the border from Nebraska into Wyoming at Pinebluffs and of course I started messing with the radio and it stopped on 91.9 and I heard Pat Gabriel's voice and that's actually kind of when I knew I was back home.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:28:35 +0000 Anna Rader 60389 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org David Shelles - Cheyenne WY The Copoetics: Here, Hear! http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/copoetics-here-hear <p>This <strong><a href="http://thecopoetics.com/" target="_blank">Sioux Falls, SD duo</a></strong> is putting the finishing touches on a new album, which includes this song.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/23yYdZzoagk" width="560"></iframe></p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 21:11:44 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 60037 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org The Copoetics: Here, Hear! Cory McDaniel: Took My Money http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/cory-mcdaniel-took-my-money <p>Casper's <strong><a href="http://www.corypmcdaniel.com/" target="_blank">Cory McDaniel </a></strong>(guitar) and Amy Gieske (bass) play one from the new record, The Tremors.</p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/153599477&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 20:25:00 +0000 Ben Slater, Micah Schweizer & Anna Rader 59555 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Cory McDaniel: Took My Money Colorado Bluegrass Band Thunder And Rain On Morning Music http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/colorado-bluegrass-band-thunder-and-rain-morning-music <p><span class="userContent">Golden, Colorado bluegrass band <a href="http://thunderandrainmusic.com/home" target="_blank"><strong>Thunder and Rain </strong></a>are known for their "Mountain Made Colorado Country" music. Three of the five band members, guitarist and vocalist Erinn Lukes, mandolin player Pete Weber, and <span class="userContent">banjo player and vocalist </span> R.P. Oates stopped by Wyoming Public Media on June 6. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 21:43:00 +0000 Anna Rader 59464 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Colorado Bluegrass Band Thunder And Rain On Morning Music Gretchen Wheeler - Casper WY http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/gretchen-wheeler-casper-wy <p>My name is Gretchen Wheeler, this is Casper Wyoming. I probably really became addicted about four years ago. I listen to it every single morning coming to work and every single evening going home. I just love the special interest stories that they have on it, I love the little tidbits.</p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 19:42:35 +0000 Anna Rader 59397 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Gretchen Wheeler - Casper WY Steve Frame: Fourteen Hours http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/steve-frame-fourteen-hours <p><strong><a href="http://steveframe.net/" target="_blank">Steve Frame</a></strong> and his fellow Western Rebel Jim Halsey, aka Jimmy Harper, perform a song written for workers in the western oil fields.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/1FfhuiI-UBU" width="560"></iframe><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/151882989&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 29 May 2014 19:36:41 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 59046 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Steve Frame: Fourteen Hours Seattle Musician Jill Cohn On Morning Music http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/seattle-musician-jill-cohn-morning-music <p>Seattle singer-songwriter <strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/JillCohnmusic1">Jill Cohn</a></strong> and her guitarist Dave Sampson stopped by <strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/WyomingPublicMedia?ref=stream">Wyoming Public Media</a> </strong>on May 22 and played a live set on Morning Music with Paul Montoya. Jill played at Laramie's Coal Creek Coffee Company the night before. They were accompanied by Jill's well traveled pup Simone.</p> Thu, 22 May 2014 22:38:27 +0000 Anna Rader 58729 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Seattle Musician Jill Cohn On Morning Music The WYOmericana Caravan Kicks Off Its Summer Tour In Laramie http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyomericana-caravan-kicks-its-summer-tour-laramie <p><a href="http://www.wyomericana.com/"><strong>The Wyomericana Caravan </strong></a>pulled into Wyoming Public Radio on May 21 ahead of their kickoff show in Laramie at the <strong><a href="http://www.gryphontheatre.org/" target="_blank">Gryphon Theatre</a></strong>.&nbsp; <strong><a href="http://www.jshogren.com/">J Shogren</a></strong> from Centennial, <strong><a href="http://www.pattifiasco.net/" target="_blank">Patti Fiasco</a></strong> from Laramie/Fort Collins, and <strong><a href="http://screendoorporch.com/">Screen Door Porch</a></strong> from Jackson. Wed, 21 May 2014 19:38:42 +0000 Anna Rader 58647 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org The WYOmericana Caravan Kicks Off Its Summer Tour In Laramie Experiencing Carl Kasell's Last Show On Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me! http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/experiencing-carl-kasells-last-show-wait-waitdont-tell-me <p>Wyoming Public Media supporter and listener Tara Kuipers happened to be in Washington D.C. this week. She was one of the lucky few who attended Carl Kassell's last <strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/wait-wait-dont-tell-me/" target="_blank"><em>Wait Wait...Don’t Tell Me!</em></a></strong> show on May 15. Read all about her once in a lifetime experience:</p> Fri, 16 May 2014 21:12:29 +0000 Anna Rader 58412 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Experiencing Carl Kasell's Last Show On Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me! How The West Was Fun: Documentary Screening And Dance Party http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/how-west-was-fun-documentary-screening-and-dance-party <div class="userContentWrapper aboveUnitContent" data-ft="{&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;K&quot;}"><div class="_wk mbm"><p><strong><a href="http://www.jentenproductions.com/" target="_blank">JenTen</a></strong><strong><a data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=649602958391428" href="https://www.facebook.com/JenTenProd" id="js_46"> Productions</a><a href="http://www.jentenproductions.com/"> </a></strong>documentary film on The <strong><a data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=122674964479978" href="http://stagecoachbar.net/" target="_blank">Stagecoach Bar</a></strong> in Wilson, Wyoming is play Thu, 15 May 2014 18:59:49 +0000 Anna Rader 58333 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org How The West Was Fun: Documentary Screening And Dance Party Steep Canyon Rangers: Come Dance http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/steep-canyon-rangers-come-dance <p>WPM’s Ranch Breakfast show recently had a visit from the Grammy Award-winning bluegrass sextet the <strong><a href="http://www.steepcanyon.com/" target="_blank">Steep Canyon Rangers</a></strong>. Here’s a live performance of an original song from their newest album, Tell The Ones I Love.</p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/149187476&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 12 May 2014 18:18:03 +0000 Ben Slater, Micah Schweizer & Anna Rader 58160 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Steep Canyon Rangers: Come Dance Union Pacific Big Boy 4014 Arrives In Cheyenne http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/union-pacific-big-boy-4014-arrives-cheyenne <p>Big Boy No. 4014 was delivered to Union Pacific in December 1941. The locomotive was retired in December 1961, having traveled 1,031,205 miles in its 20 years in service.</p><p>The journey of Big Boy <a class="twitter-hashtag pretty-link js-nav" data-query-source="hashtag_click" dir="ltr" href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23up4014&amp;src=hash"><s>#</s><b>up4014</b></a> is complete! Watch the arrival in Cheyenne below.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/8EAJs8U56_c" width="560"></iframe></p> Thu, 08 May 2014 22:34:53 +0000 Anna Rader 58011 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Union Pacific Big Boy 4014 Arrives In Cheyenne Mosey West: The King and Queen of L.A. http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/mosey-west-king-and-queen-la <p><strong><a href="http://www.moseywest.com/" target="_blank">Mosey West</a></strong>, based in Fort Collins, Colorado, plays a song from their newest EP, ‘Bermuda.’</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/fVh6KIvtvB4" width="560"></iframe></p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/148587690&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 08 May 2014 22:23:14 +0000 Anna Rader, Micah Schweizer & Ben Slater 58010 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Mosey West: The King and Queen of L.A. Ethan Chartier: Spring http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/ethan-chartier-spring <p>Armed with an acoustic guitar and a looping pedal, Sheridan’s Ethan Chartier creates a one-man band drawing on rock, funk and jam-band influences.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/7hkdOaztkXY" width="560"></iframe></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/147131512&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 23:12:26 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 57579 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Ethan Chartier: Spring John Fadial: Ballade From Ysaÿe’s Sonata No. 3 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/john-fadial-ballade-ysa-e-s-sonata-no-3 <p>John Fadial teaches violin at the University of Wyoming. <a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/uw/news/2014/04/spring-recital-series-comes-to-a-close-at-uw-april-17.html">On Thursday, April 17 he’ll perform with pianist Theresa Bogard</a> at 7:30 pm at the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. Fadial says the recital emphasizes contemporary repertoire for violin and piano written since 1995, including works by Richard Danielpour, Aaron Jay Kernis, and Arvo Pärt. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:08:45 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 56937 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org John Fadial: Ballade From Ysaÿe’s Sonata No. 3 Happy 50th Birthday UW Tyrannosaurus Rex Statue http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/happy-50th-birthday-uw-tyrannosaurus-rex-statue <p>The life-size copper Tyrannosaurus rex statue that stands guard outside the University of Wyoming Geological Museum is <strong><a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/uw/news/2014/04/uw-museum-celebrates-dinosaur-statue-anniversary-friday-and-saturday.html" target="_blank">celebrating its 50th birthday today</a></strong>. The museum will host two cake parties—one today over lunch, and again from noon until 2 pm Saturday. Wyoming Public Radio’s Anna Rader and Micah Schweizer visited the T. rex and heard from passers-by and well-wishers.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Anna Rader & Micah Schweizer 56644 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Happy 50th Birthday UW Tyrannosaurus Rex Statue Buddy MacDonald: Nobody Home http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/buddy-macdonald-nobody-home <p>Guitarist, singer, and songwriter <strong><a href="http://www.buddymacdonald.ca/" target="_blank">Buddy MacDonald</a></strong> is a fixture in the Cape Breton music scene and is no stranger to Wyoming, either. Here’s a song that fits both places.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/9ng-_tp6qYI" width="420"></iframe></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:23:22 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 56440 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Buddy MacDonald: Nobody Home 2014 Spring Membership Drive: Pet Wednesday http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/2014-spring-membership-drive-pet-wednesday <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Thank you to everyone who posted their pictures for our 2014 Spring Membership Drive during our fun tradition of Pet Wednesday! Check out these Wyoming Public Media listeners and their public radio loving pets.</div></div></div></div></div></div><p></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:46:53 +0000 Anna Rader 55890 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org 2014 Spring Membership Drive: Pet Wednesday Jeff Duloz: Solitary Blues http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jeff-duloz-solitary-blues <p>Even though he doesn’t like the term, Laramie’s Jeff Duloz is a formidable one-man band, with crunchy guitar and primal kick drum underpinning his simmering vocals.<iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/p5wnqpbGObw" width="420"></iframe></p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/141231019&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:28:00 +0000 Anna Rader, Micah Schweizer & Ben Slater 55810 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jeff Duloz: Solitary Blues Josh and Susan Anderson - Evanston WY http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/josh-and-susan-anderson-evanston-wy <p>Susan: My name is Susan Anderson. I grew up here in Evanston Wyoming.</p><p>Josh: My name is Josh Anderson and I also grew up in Evanston.</p><p>Josh: It was probably about ten years ago, when I met you, you were always listening to public radio.</p><p>Susan: Specifically in the morning.&nbsp; That's my routine.</p><p>Josh: Turn it on in the morning, make some coffee, that kind of thing. And I remember going, ugh, I can't stand public radio.</p><p>Susan: Why?</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:32:12 +0000 Anna Rader 54801 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Josh and Susan Anderson - Evanston WY Claire Dunne - Worland WY http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/claire-dunne-worland-wy <p></p><p>My name is Claire Dunne, I live in Worland Wyoming with my husband Richard Dunne, who’s also an NPR listener, and I’d like to tell you story of how we first found Wyoming Public Radio. We moved from a city to a farm in Manderson Wyoming in 1984 and for a year we couldn’t get any NPR reception.</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:07:08 +0000 Anna Rader 55286 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Claire Dunne - Worland WY Sleeping Cranes: New Brides http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/sleeping-cranes-new-brides <p>An example of Cheyenne-based <strong><a href="http://sleepingcranesmusic.bandcamp.com/" target="_blank">Sleeping Cranes</a></strong>’ fragile, poetic music.</p><p>http://youtu.be/Sqk3-WIJP5k</p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/138911485&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:17:51 +0000 Anna Rader, Micah Schweizer & Ben Slater 55101 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Sleeping Cranes: New Brides Jason Burge: When The Heart Says Move http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jason-burge-when-heart-says-move <p>Here’s a new song from Mississippi-raised, Laramie-based singer-songwriter Jason Burge.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jP0RZvjdw8o&amp;feature=youtu.be</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/136562831&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 22:13:49 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 54496 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jason Burge: When The Heart Says Move Emiline Ostlind - Big Horn WY http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/emiline-ostlind-big-horn-wy <p>My name is Emiline Ostlind, I’m from Big Horn Wyoming. I grew up in Wyoming but I’ve lived out of state a couple of times. I spent a little over a year in Washington D.C. and when I lived there I would stream Wyoming Public Radio online because I loved hearing the weather in Pinedale, and just little snippets of information, and underwriting statements from businesses I recognized.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:50:50 +0000 Anna Rader 54306 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Emiline Ostlind - Big Horn WY Ed Barbier - Centennial WY http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/ed-barbier-centennial-wy <p></p><p>"My name is Ed Barbier, I’m from Centennial Wyoming. When the Venezuela President Hugo Chavez died, I was driving to Laramie with my daughter; we were driving from Centennial to Laramie.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 22:08:03 +0000 Anna Rader 54261 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Ed Barbier - Centennial WY Doug Balmain: Home http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/doug-balmain-home <p>Wyoming singer-songwriter<strong><a href="http://dougbalmain.com/home" target="_blank"> Doug Balmain </a></strong>blends&nbsp; genres from Americana, rock, blues, to red dirt country. With a personal fusion of styles and honest lyrics, Doug performs his tune "Home" at the Wyoming Public Media studios.</p><p><span class="watch-page-link"><a href="http://youtu.be/FLjQ__85iMw" target="_blank">http://youtu.be/FLjQ__85iMw</a></span></p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 23:48:09 +0000 Anna Rader, Micah Schweizer & Ben Slater 53950 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Doug Balmain: Home Melanie Devaney: Greenville http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/melanie-devaney-greenville <p>LA-based singer-songwriter <strong><a href="http://melaniedevaney.com/home" target="_blank">Melanie </a></strong><strong><a href="http://melaniedevaney.com/home" target="_blank">Devaney</a></strong>’s heart-felt music draws inspiration from her travels.</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/133078374&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 21:32:25 +0000 Ben Slater, Micah Schweizer & Anna Rader 53525 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Melanie Devaney: Greenville BeatGrass: Everlasting Home http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/beatgrass-everlasting-home <p>We were saddened to hear that<strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/beatgrassband" target="_blank"> BeatGrass</a></strong> banjo-picker Pete Mergard passed away last week. Here’s a song from the Cheyenne-based band’s December 2013 visit to the WPM studios.</p><p>http://youtu.be/31QQh9LLty0</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="450" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/132059167&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;visual=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:28:46 +0000 Anna Rader, Ben Slater & Micah Schweizer 53267 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org BeatGrass: Everlasting Home