Morning Music http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Jonathan Richman Live On Morning Music http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jonathan-richman-live-morning-music <p>Wyoming Public Radio presents a rare performance and interview with <a href="http://www.highroadtouring.com/artists/jonathan-richman/" target="_blank"><strong>Jonathan Richman</strong></a> ahead of his show at the historic Hynds Building in Cheyenne Tuesday night, June 24.&nbsp; Grady Kirkpatrick will talk with Mr. Richman about his music spanning from the early 70’s with the band the Modern Lovers through today. Tune in at 11:15am, only on Morning Music.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 19:41:32 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 60107 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jonathan Richman Live On Morning Music Jalan Crossland And Shaun Kelly On Morning Music http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jalan-crossland-and-shaun-kelly-morning-music <p>Join Grady Kirkpatrick on Morning Music Friday, June 20, at 11:15am for a conversation with Wyoming troubadour <strong><a href="http://www.jalancrossland.com/" target="_blank">Jalan Crossland</a></strong> and bass player/vocalist Shaun Kelly. They'll play selections from and talk about the Jalan Crossland new release "No Cause For Despair", his seventh album.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 20:23:00 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 60095 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jalan Crossland And Shaun Kelly 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 Larry Nance Jr., Cowboy Basketball Player And DJ On Morning Music http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/larry-nance-jr-cowboy-basketball-player-and-dj-morning-music <p class="artist-songlist"><span>Wyoming Public Radio welcomed All-Mountain West First Team <a data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=149637968562696&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D" href="https://www.facebook.com/uwpride">University of Wyoming</a> Cowboy basketball player Larry Nance Jr. as guest DJ on Morning Music.<br /><br />Grady Kirkpatrick talked with Larry about Final Four weekend basketball and played some of his favorites in good old R&amp;B:</span></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:12:14 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 56341 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Larry Nance Jr., Cowboy Basketball Player And DJ On Morning Music WPM Music Hosts Introduce The Steep Canyon Rangers http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wpm-music-hosts-introduce-steep-canyon-rangers <p><span class="userContent">Grady Kirkpatrick and Tom Wilhelm, Wyoming Public Media hosts of <em>Morning Music</em> and the<em> Ranch Breakfast Show</em>, showed off their music industry connections. They were lucky enough to introduce the Steep Canyon Rangers at the <strong><a data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=214905318586767&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D" href="https://www.facebook.com/gryphontheatre">Gryphon Theatre</a></strong> in Laramie during their show on March 1st.</span></p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 21:40:29 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 54785 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org WPM Music Hosts Introduce The Steep Canyon Rangers The Beatles In America - 1964: On Wyoming Public Radio http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/beatles-america-1964-wyoming-public-radio <p><strong>The Beatles in America - 1964 on Wyoming Public Radio</strong></p><ul><li>Friday Feb 7 at 11am</li><li>Sunday Feb 9 at 2pm (repeat)</li></ul><p>Celebrate the British Invasion and the 50<sup>th</sup> Anniversary of the Beatles first trip to America.</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 23:38:33 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 53599 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org The Beatles In America - 1964: On Wyoming Public Radio Top 20 CD's of 2013 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/top-20-cds-2013 <p>WPR's Top 20 CD's of 2013 from listener and staff votes. <span class="userContent">Thanks to everyone who voted: </span></p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 19:00:00 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick & Paul Montoya 51981 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Top 20 CD's of 2013 Interview with musician Shakey Graves http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/interview-musician-shakey-graves <p>Sydney Dalis was given the opportunity to speak with musician <strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shakey-Graves/123688040988781" target="_blank">Shakey Graves</a></strong> about his experiences in Wyoming, specifically Yellowstone Park. This aired during Morning Music with Grady Kirkpatrick.</p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 20:49:55 +0000 Sydney Dalis 51032 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Interview with musician Shakey Graves Vote for your Top 5 CD picks of 2013 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/vote-your-top-5-cd-picks-2013 <p>You’re invited to send in your Top 5 CD picks of 2013. We’ll add up listener picks and compile the Top 20 of 2013 to play back on <strong><a href="http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/programs/morning-music-grady-kirkpatrick-wyoming-public-radio" target="_blank"><em>Morning Music</em></a></strong>.</p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 20:28:57 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 51031 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Vote for your Top 5 CD picks of 2013 A cappella vocal ensemble The King's Singers performs at WPM http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/cappella-vocal-ensemble-kings-singers-performs-wpm <p>On a snowy and cold Thursday morning, the British a cappella vocal ensemble the <strong><a href="http://www.kingssingers.com/">King's Singer's </a></strong>warmed up the Morning Music studio. The King's Singers are on tour of festive performances across the United States. One of their stops includes a performance in Laramie at the University of Wyoming's <strong><a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/foundation/performing-arts/" target="_blank">Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall</a></strong>.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:54:31 +0000 Anna Rader 50855 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org A cappella vocal ensemble The King's Singers performs at WPM Wyoming offers Kate MacLeod songwriting inspiration http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-offers-kate-macleod-songwriting-inspiration <p>Salt Lake City-based singer-songwriter <a href="http://www.katemacleod.com/" target="_blank">Kate MacLeod </a>has a new album coming out at the end of the year. <em>At Ken Sanders Rare Books</em> is a live collection of songs written over the past 30 years, all based on books. Wyoming Public Radio’s Micah Schweizer spoke with Kate MacLeod about the new record and her Wyoming-inspired songs.</p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:26:15 +0000 Micah Schweizer 49541 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming offers Kate MacLeod songwriting inspiration 5th Annual Snowy Range Music Festival http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/5th-annual-snowy-range-music-festival <p>Labor Day weekend provided a great opportunity for everyone to attend the 5th Annual Snowy Range Music Festival in Laramie. &nbsp;Highlights of the weekend included the March Fourth Marching Band, and Leftover Salmon with guests musicians Sam Bush and Bill Payne (Little Feat). &nbsp;Also Travis Tritt, Jalan Crossland, Canned Heat and many more great musicians. &nbsp;WPR's Paul Montoya was on hand to help MC the event. &nbsp;Attending enjoyed great music, great food, and lots of sunshine.</p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 22:08:28 +0000 Paul Montoya 46343 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org 5th Annual Snowy Range Music Festival Legendary singer, songwriter, producer, arranger and Master of Space and Time http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/legendary-singer-songwriter-producer-arranger-and-master-space-and-time <p>Leon Russell talked with Grady Kirkpatrick ahead of his show in Laramie Aug 6, 2013.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 21:22:38 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 45479 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Legendary singer, songwriter, producer, arranger and Master of Space and Time Weekend At The Big Horn Mountain Festival http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/weekend-big-horn-mountain-festival <p><big><font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">The 9th Annual <strong><a href="http://www.bighornmountainfestival.com/">Big Horn Mountain Festival </a></strong>was held July 12, 13, and 14, </font></big><big><font face="Times New Roman, Times, serif">at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo Wyoming. Wyoming Public Media's Morning Music hosts Grady Kirkpatrick and Paul Montoya traveled to the festival and enjoyed the summer sun and the many bands that played. Here are a few pictures from their weekend at the Big Horn Mountain Festival</font></big>.</p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:53:23 +0000 Anna Rader 43817 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Weekend At The Big Horn Mountain Festival StoryCorps coming to Cheyenne July 12. Reservations are now open http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/storycorps-coming-cheyenne-july-12-reservations-are-now-open <p><strong>To make a reservation for StoryCorps stop in Cheyenne, click</strong> <a href="http://storycorps.org/stops/cheyenne-wy/"><strong>here </strong></a><strong>or call 800-850-4406.</strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://storycorps.org/">StoryCorps</a></strong>, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to recording, preserving, and sharing the stories of Americans from all backgrounds and beliefs, will record interviews in Cheyenne from Fri. July 12 to Sat. Aug. 3 as part of its cross-country MobileBooth tour.</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 22:28:48 +0000 Anna Rader 42543 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org StoryCorps coming to Cheyenne July 12. Reservations are now open Interview with The WYOmericana Caravan http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/interview-wyomericana-caravan <p><strong><a href="http://www.wyomericana.com/">The Wyomericana Caravan</a> </strong>pulled into Wyoming Public Radio on May 14, 2013 ahead of their kickoff show in Laramie.&nbsp; <strong><a href="http://www.jshogren.com/">J Shogren</a></strong>, <strong><a href="http://www.jalancrossland.com/">Jalan Crossland</a></strong> and <strong><a href="http://screendoorporch.com/">Screen Door Porch</a></strong> each played their Wyoming brand of Americana music.&nbsp; They also talked with Grady Kirkpatrick about the tour.</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 23:01:48 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 41793 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Interview with The WYOmericana Caravan Elk Attack performed live on WPR’s Morning Music http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/elk-attack-performed-live-wpr-s-morning-music <p>Elk Attack performed live on WPR’s Morning Music</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/LBJ-uJ6jIIw" frameborder="0" height="315" width="560"></iframe></p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 22:49:45 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 36327 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Vote for your Top 3 CD picks of 2012 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/vote-your-top-3-cd-picks-2012 <p>Vote for your Top 3 CD picks of 2012. Vote below the list in COMMENT section. Please include your NAME, TOWN AND E-MAIL. We’ll add up listener picks and compile the Top 20 CD’s of 2012 to play back on <em>Morning Music</em>.&nbsp; Our list of 2012 CD’s played this year is displayed below.&nbsp; Thanks for listening and sending in your favorites of 2012.</p><p><strong><em>Choose your Top 3&nbsp; favorites of 2012. You may have heard something this year that is not on this list.&nbsp; Write-ins are welcome. </em>Entry deadline is 11:59pm on Dec 25<sup>th</sup> </strong></p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 23:35:19 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 34027 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Morning Music on Wyoming Public Radio: Snowy Range Music Festival Kick-off http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/morning-music-wyoming-public-radio-snowy-range-music-festival-kick <p>Dr. John, Bobby Rush, and Tommy Castro visit with Wyoming Public Media's Grady Kirkpatrick on Morning Music.</p><p><strong>Part 1:</strong><br><br><iframe allowfullscreen="" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/V0oCAjgnQI4" frameborder="0" height="315" width="560"></iframe></p><p><strong>Part 2:</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/S7ru6stInbo" frameborder="0" height="315" width="560"></iframe></p><p><strong>Part 3:</strong></p> Sat, 01 Sep 2012 15:45:20 +0000 Tara Orr 29482 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org One Ton Pig recorded live http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/one-ton-pig-recorded-live <p>Jackson Hole&nbsp;bluegrass/Americana quintet <a href="http://www.onetonpig.net/fr_home.cfm">One Ton Pig&nbsp;</a>visited Wyoming Public Radio February 3, 2012 and performed live on Morning Music.</p> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 18:55:57 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 21861 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org One Ton Pig recorded live