16 Watt Awakening

Blues, Rock, Americana... Wake up on Wednesdays!

Every other Wednesday, 6am-9am.

Dan Yankee 


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I've been a huge music fan since the 60's growing up in New York. I was at Woodstock and became even more involved in live music working as a roadie for a while. Music radio is alive and well on KAFM community radio.

Billy Joe Lonesome


In April of 1975 Billy Joe Lonesome walked into the studio of Mesa State College’s KMSA radio.  The station had only been on the air for 2 months and was in great need of volunteers.  Little did he know that 45 years later he would still be spinning discs in the Grand Valley.  After college radio Billy Joe Lonesome worked at KPRN in their beginning years when they had local disc jockeys on the air.  He has been happily involved with KAFM radio for the past 20+ years. Billy Joe Lonesome enjoys southern rock and roll like the Allman Brothers, the Marshall Tucker Band, and many others.  He appreciates the opportunity to be exposed to new music that is constantly coming into the radio station.  You can catch Billy Joe Lonesome every other Wednesday morning from 6 to 9 AM on the 16-Watt Awakening.    
 

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Upcoming Events

Magic Hour: An Epic Ski & Snowboard Film

Dec 9 @ 7:00PM
An epic ski and snowboard film by Teton Gravity Research

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Camp Hope's 80's Christmas Fundraiser

Dec 10 @ 6:00PM
Mark your calendars, we are going back to the 80's! Saturday, December 10th Camp Hope will be…

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Celebreate the Season with the Centennial Band

Dec 11 @ 3:00PM
A HOLIDAY MUSIC TRADITION CONTINUES WITH FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT Grand Junction, Colorado: The Grand…

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Holiday Happy Hour with Two Lane Road

Dec 16 @ 5:00PM
Join us for a live concert, sing Christmas songs, and visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.

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14th Annual DARK NIGHT with Craig Childs

Dec 16 @ 7:00PM
DARK NIGHT appears again for its 14th year for two nights at the Paradise Theatre, Paonia. This show…

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3rd International meet on Neurology and Orthopedic

Feb 20 @ 10:00AM
"Feature up-to-date presentations on the Neurology and Psychiatry related research…

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