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Amanda Charchian

Grady Kirkpatrick talked with Joachim Cooder about his new album "Over That Road I'm Bound: the Songs of Uncle Dave Macon."

Grady Kirkpatrick talked with guitarist, singer and songwriter Duane Betts of the Allman Betts Band about the new album Bless Your Heart, playing concerts again, riding horses and recently moving to the Jackson Hole area.

Live From Wyoming 4th Of July

Jun 22, 2020
City of Laramie

Wyoming Public Media, the City of Laramie Parks and Recreation, Wyoming Community Foundation and Wyoming Humanities are collaborating on a statewide event for this 4th of July.

Sound Wave Events in Boise, Idaho, is usually busy with weddings and graduation parties this time of year. But with most gatherings now canceled, the business has pivoted to block parties.

"If you told me a month ago that we would be DJing out of the back of a truck I would not have believed you," said Sound Wave owner Kristin Cole.

Watch Wyoming's Entries For NPR's 2020 Tiny Desk Contest

Apr 29, 2020

As you may know, NPR put out another call for undiscovered bands to enter a contest to play a Tiny Desk Concert in Washington, D.C. A number of Wyoming musicians filmed themselves behind-and in front of-their own 'desks'.

Check out all of the entries here. Watch the Cowboy State's contest entries below.

If we're missing your video, let us know and we'll add it to our YouTube playlist.

Corb Lund

Grady Kirkpatrick talked with Canadian Western singer-songwriter Corb Lund about his new album Agricultural Tragic and a story about a hunting trip gone bad. Corb played shows in March in Laramie and Cheyenne that turned out to among his last before the pandemic shut down of concerts and events.

Mike Vanata

Grady Kirkpatrick talks with Wyoming native Alysia Kraft from the Ft. Collins folk-rock trio Whippoorwill about their latest release the Nature of Storms, sequestering in Riverside and the future of The Patti Fiasco.

Western Musicians Adapt To A World Without Gigs

Mar 27, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has put an indefinite hold on live events, and musicians are among those losing out. So performers are turning to the internet as a virtual concert venue.

Pinedale Singer-Songwriter Jared Rogerson Live On Wyoming Sounds

Mar 12, 2020
Micah Schweizer

Jared Rogerson live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 3/12/20.

Taryn Bradley

Low Water String Band live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 3/06/20.

Laramie-Based Western Americana Band Pluck! On Wyoming Sounds

Dec 6, 2019
Anna Rader

Pluck! live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 12/06/19.

Anna Rader

Rob Weimann live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 11/15/19.

Anna Rader

Aaron Davis & The Mystery Machine live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 10/18/19.

Singer-Songwriter David G Smith On Wyoming Sounds

Sep 24, 2019
Anna Rader

David G Smith live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 9/24/19.

Jazz Musician Peter Queal & Friends On Wyoming Sounds

Sep 6, 2019
Melaina Nielson

Peter Queal live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 9/6/19.

Anna Rader

John Sidle live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 8/27/19.

Anna Rader

Reverend Freakchild live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 8/22/19.

Anna Rader

Jason Tyler Burton live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 8/09/19.

Alec Schaffer

Kelly Hunt live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 8/6/19.

Portland-Based Folk Band Five Letter Word On Wyoming Sounds

Jul 31, 2019
Anna Rader

Five Letter Word live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 7/31/19.

Southern Avenue

Wyoming Sounds and Lander Live present a live broadcast with Memphis soul, blues and R&B band Southern Avenue on Thursday, August 1 at 7:30 p.m. 

Appalachian Music Band Zoe And Cloyd On Wyoming Sounds

Jul 30, 2019
Anna Rader

Zoe and Cloyd live on Wyoming Sounds recorded 7/30/19.

Anna Rader

Omicron J Trauma live on Wyoming Sounds recored 7/18/19.

Jackson Hole Folk-Rock Band Canyon Kids On Wyoming Sounds

Jul 10, 2019

Canyon Kids live on Wyoming Sounds recorded on 7/10/19.

Bluegrass Band Lovers Leap On Wyoming Sounds

Jul 3, 2019
Anna Rader

Lovers Leap live on Wyoming Sounds recorded on 7/03/19.

Nashville-Based Country Musician Leo Rondeau On Wyoming Sounds

Jun 28, 2019
Anna Rader

Leo Rondeau live on Wyoming Sounds recorded on 6/28/19.

Nashville Americana Duo Sally & George On Wyoming Sounds

Jun 11, 2019
Anna Rader

Sally & George live on Wyoming Sounds recorded on 6/11/19.

Anna Rader

Relative Theatrics performers and artistic director on Wyoming Sounds recorded on 5/22/19.

Anna Rader

Michael Charles live on Wyoming Sounds recorded on 05/17/19.

Americana Musician Stoll Vaughan On Wyoming Sounds

May 7, 2019
Destiny Llamas

Stoll Vaughan live on Wyoming Sounds recorded on 05/07/19.