1:42 pm
Mon September 8, 2014

RTD update: late night light rail, tricky fares, new app

It's been nearly 20 years since light rail service began in Denver.  RTD's senior manager of Public Information Pauletta Tonilas took "D" Line to KUVO studios to give listeners an update on RTD news.

"It's hard to believe it's been 20 years, but we'll be celebrating that milestone next month (on Oct. 7)," said Tonilas.  "We carry 25 million light rail trips per year, and think how packed our trains are every morning and every afternoon."

Other highlights of the conversation:

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In the Studio
11:46 pm
Sun September 7, 2014

Musicians Pack the Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio in September!

M-Squared, live on KUVO Sept. 15th @ 5:00 PM

From Django to Grover to Funk with a lot of young energy, the live music just keeps coming into autumn on jazz89 KUVO/KVJZ.  Members of our Studio Club and a guest are invited to every one of these up-close-and-personal sessions! 

Monday, September 15th @ 5:00 PM M-Squared
A Boulder-based trio with a big sound and broad musical palette, M-Squared has a fresh, contemporary style with fused funky-swingin'-rockin' elements. 

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4:54 pm
Sat September 6, 2014

New Music Monday: A Prolific Week For Debuting Releases

After Labor Day it is a music industry tradition to release the best recordings in preparation for the end of the year gift giving days. Our first New Music Monday edition after the end of the summer holiday weekend will feature an amazing group of CDs making their premiere. 

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3:15 pm
Fri September 5, 2014

Dist. 3 councilman Lopez: vintage Denver

Denver City Council District 3 is represented by long-time activist Paul Lopez.  He visited "First Take with Lando and Chavis" to update us on West Denver, and describe the city's work in restoring trust in the embattled Denver Sheriff's office.

"I want to make sure that whenever they end up in the custody of the Denver County Jail, that their safety is the number one concern," said Lopez, who is chairman of the Council's Safety & Well-being committee.

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In the Studio
12:45 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

Dianne Reeves and Bennie L. Williams join Susan today on Take Note @ 2:30.

Dianne Reeves
Credit Susan Gatschet Reese

Vocalist Dianne Reeves and Bennie L. Williams of Spiritual Voices,  will be visiting the KUVO studio today @ 2:30, to talk to Susan Gatschet Reese about a special tribute to Dr. Vincent Harding. Harding was a civil rights leader, a longtime Denver college professor at the Iliff School of Theology and a friend of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  "My Soul is a River" will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Harding.

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