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11:13 am
Tue September 28, 2010

An Interview with Cyril Neville

Wed. 9/1 - Putnay interviews New Orleans native Cyril Neville - of Neville Brothers fame - about his career and latest blues album "Brand New Blues."

More about Cyril Neville: http://www.cyrilneville.net/

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Entertainment
10:54 am
Tue September 28, 2010

Mythologia, Episode 03: The Aesir and the Building of the Wall

Sun. 9/26:

In this Norse myth, Odin and his family create a home for themselves in Asgard. But to keep themselves safe, they'll need to build a wall -- a wall that can only be built by magic, and whose construction comes at a great price. Rip van Winkle by Washington Irving. A nagging wife, a mysterious stranger, and a taste for drink lead the hapless Rip Van Winkle to a rather long nap. Two tales from Chatterbox Audio Theater.

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10:46 am
Tue September 28, 2010

The Most & Least Well-Known Blues Musicians

Wed. 9/15 - Putnay plays music from both well known, and unknown "bluesicians."

...in honor of BB King & Buddy Guy's upcoming appearance in Albuquerque (9/18).

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Entertainment
10:29 am
Tue September 28, 2010

Van Choc Straw by Mark Dunn

Fri. 9/19: A rebroadcast of an original radio play by Albuquerque playwright Mark Dunn, produced by Camino Real Productions and premiered on KUNM's Radio Theatre in 2009.

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9:29 am
Tue September 28, 2010

Domestic Violence Awareness

Fri. 9/3 - In the wake of the tragic loss of UNM graduate student Stefania Gray and Professor Hector Torres, the UNM Department of English and the Women Studies program are organizing The Gray-Torres Conference on Domestic Violence in the Student Union September 27-28, 2010.

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Public Affairs
9:07 am
Tue September 28, 2010

Wisdom of the Dine'

Fri. 9/10 - Navajo (Dine') spiritual healer Larry Tyler discusses the leadership role of medicine men, and their role in bringing health, balance and harmony to the community.

Not many of us know much about Dine' spiritual practices or have ever spoken with a real medicine man.

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9:04 am
Tue September 28, 2010

Los Reyes de Albuquerque y La Familia Martinez

Los Reyes de Albuquerque
http://www.losreyes.org/

Sun. 9/29 - Los Reyes de Albuquerque y La Familia Martinez is a documentary project telling the story of one of the most long-lived and influential traditional New Mexican Hispanic musical groups in the state of New Mexico, Los Reyes de Albuquerque.

The ensemble has been at the forefront of presenting, preserving and perpetuating traditional New Mexican and Mexican folk music since its formation in 1962 by Roberto Martinez and Ray Flores. For all those years, the group has performed public concerts in clubs, theaters and town squares; schools, senior centers and nursing homes.

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KUNM Local
7:42 pm
Mon September 27, 2010

New Volume Details NM Raptor Species

Jean-Luc Cartron

Albuquerque, NM – If you've spent any time driving in New Mexico, you've probably seen the silhouette of a hawk or an eagle perched atop a utility pole or gliding against a blue sky. There are a wide range of eagles, hawks, kestrels, owls and falcons that live in or migrate through New Mexico.

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KUNM Local
3:50 pm
Mon September 27, 2010

NM Gubernatorial candidates spar over jobs, state budget, immigration

Diane Denish

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KUNM Local
3:39 pm
Mon September 27, 2010

Hire an American

Jeff Bingaman

Albuquerque, NM – Democrats in the US Senate have a new idea for improving the nation's economy--hire an American.

A vote on the legislation, called the Creating American Jobs and Ending Offshoring Act, could happen as early as Tuesday, September 28.

The proposal includes incentives, like a payroll tax break, for US companies to hire Americans to do jobs that have moved overseas in recent years.

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