Lu Anne Stephens http://kmuw.org en Zen Cowboy Of Colorado Chuck Pyle On New Settlers' Radio Hour http://kmuw.org/post/zen-cowboy-colorado-chuck-pyle-new-settlers-radio-hour <p><strong>Saturday, July 12</strong>:</p><p>We get to hear one of the Best of the Best – a concert that was a particular audience favorite. It’s Chuck Pyle, the “Zen Cowboy of Colorado” performing at the Old Settlers Inn.&nbsp; Chuck is a consummate storyteller and contemporary folk artist.&nbsp; At times, you could hear the proverbial pin drop, at others, the crowd was laughing or cheering. &nbsp;Too much fun to miss – this Saturday on New Settlers.</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:34:26 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 37199 at http://kmuw.org Zen Cowboy Of Colorado Chuck Pyle On New Settlers' Radio Hour Kelley Hunt's Old Settlers Inn performance on New Settlers' Radio Hour http://kmuw.org/post/kelley-hunts-old-settlers-inn-performance-new-settlers-radio-hour <p><strong>Saturday, June 28</strong>:</p><p>Coming up tonight on New Settlers, it's R&amp;B favorite Kelley Hunt and her band from their performance at the Old Settlers Inn of Mounridge, Kansas. Listen for blues, ballads and Kelley's distinctive "boogie woogie" piano style all in front of a sold-out crowd. &nbsp;It's a great show.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:56:38 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 36518 at http://kmuw.org Kelley Hunt's Old Settlers Inn performance on New Settlers' Radio Hour Compilation of concerts at Sedgwick County Zoo on New Settlers' Radio Hour http://kmuw.org/post/compilation-concerts-sedgwick-county-zoo-new-settlers-radio-hour <p><strong>Saturday, June 21</strong>:</p><p>Tonight on New Settlers' Radio Hour, listen for a compilation of past performances from the Sedgwick County Zoo Summer Concert Series.&nbsp; This show includes bayou-blues queen Marcia Ball, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, A Roomful of Blues and more.&nbsp; Great shows, great crowds – check it out!</p><p><strong>Web extra</strong>: A Roomful of Blues performs at Belgium's&nbsp;Duvel Blues&nbsp;in 2012.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/WegJolos2_I?rel=0" width="560"></iframe></p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:47:13 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 36031 at http://kmuw.org Compilation of concerts at Sedgwick County Zoo on New Settlers' Radio Hour Nitty Gritty Dirt Band featured on New Settlers' Radio Hour http://kmuw.org/post/nitty-gritty-dirt-band-featured-new-settlers-radio-hour <p><strong>Saturday June 14:</strong></p><p>Listen for music from the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's performance at the Cotillion in Wichita. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band have been performing their brand of bluegrass-country-rock since the 60s with a brief bit of fame in the 80s when they shortened their name to "The Dirt Band."</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 18:29:29 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 35787 at http://kmuw.org Nitty Gritty Dirt Band featured on New Settlers' Radio Hour Jeff Black's performance at WSU featured on New Settlers' Radio Hour http://kmuw.org/post/jeff-blacks-performance-wsu-featured-new-settlers-radio-hour <p><strong>Saturday, June 7</strong>:</p><p>This week, New Settlers features a live performance by singer/songwriter Jeff Black. Black performed in 2011 on the Wichita State University campus for the Ulrich Museum of Art's outdoor summer concert titled "Art For Your Ears."</p><p>Jeff is self-described as a "burly, bare-knuckled, blue-collar son of the Missouri plains with dark Irish blood."&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jeff has several albums to date, has written movie soundtracks and has penned tunes covered by such artists as Alison Krauss, Waylon Jennings and Black Hawk.</span></p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 19:22:20 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 35468 at http://kmuw.org Jeff Black's performance at WSU featured on New Settlers' Radio Hour New Settlers' Radio Hour features Still on the Hill duo http://kmuw.org/post/new-settlers-radio-hour-features-still-hill-duo <p><strong>Saturday, May 31</strong>:</p><p>It's another Best of the Best this week on New Settler's Radio Hour with the eclectic, talented and completely charming alt-bluegrass group Still on the Hill, recorded at the Old Settlers Inn.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 28 May 2014 19:21:07 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 35134 at http://kmuw.org New Settlers' Radio Hour features Still on the Hill duo Vance Gilbert on New Settlers' Radio Hour http://kmuw.org/post/vance-gilbert-new-settlers-radio-hour <p><b style="line-height: 1.5;">Saturday, May 24:</b></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on New Settlers we hear the wild, eclectic and multi-talented Vance Gilbert from his show at the Old Settlers Inn. Vance is a wonderful singer-songwriter and storyteller and he can bring tears to the toughest audience veteran…but he's also funny. Really.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 22 May 2014 18:25:26 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 34849 at http://kmuw.org Vance Gilbert on New Settlers' Radio Hour New Settlers' Radio Hour: Buddy Mondlock http://kmuw.org/post/new-settlers-radio-hour-buddy-mondlock <p><strong>Saturday, May 17:</strong></p><p>It’s Buddy Mondlock performing at the Old Settlers Inn. Buddy is a true poet&nbsp;– spinning lyrics and melodies that are multi-layered and&nbsp;–&nbsp;simply&nbsp;–&nbsp;wonderful. &nbsp;Buddy has written songs recorded by Garth Brooks, Art Garfunkle and Peter, Paul and Mary and many others but there’s nothing like hearing the songwriter perform his own works<strong>.&nbsp; </strong></p> Wed, 14 May 2014 18:18:03 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 34434 at http://kmuw.org New Settlers' Radio Hour: Buddy Mondlock Americana singer-songwriters Celeste Krenz and Sally Barris on New Settlers' Radio Hour this week http://kmuw.org/post/americana-singer-songwriters-celeste-krenz-and-sally-barris-new-settlers-radio-hour-week <p><strong>Saturday, April 19:</strong></p><p>Tune in for Celeste Krenz and Sally Barris recorded at the Old Settlers Inn. Celeste Krenz represents a blend of contemporary singer-songwriter and Americana. Sally Barris works as a performer and a songwriter – and many of her songs have been covered by country artists, including Trisha Yearwood and Martina McBride. The two women shared a concert at the Old Settlers Inn and provided backup vocals for each others' tunes. Nice, nice!</p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:40:57 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 33094 at http://kmuw.org On New Settlers' Radio Hour: Americana storyteller Slaid Cleaves http://kmuw.org/post/new-settlers-radio-hour-americana-storyteller-slaid-cleaves <p><strong>Saturday, March 29 2014:</strong></p><p>Listen for folk and Americana musician Slaid Cleaves who is a great example of the Austin, TX style.&nbsp; We recorded him at the Old Settlers Inn. Wonderful songwriter and storyteller with that “lonesome” sound.<br />&nbsp;<br />Here’s one of my favorites.&nbsp; It’s a studio version (you all know I like live performances better) but it’s gorgeous.&nbsp; Enjoy.<br />&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="435" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/slqVU5tfr_c" width="580"></iframe></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:10:31 +0000 Lu Anne Stephens 32080 at http://kmuw.org On New Settlers' Radio Hour: Americana storyteller Slaid Cleaves