The West Elk Word covers current and public affairs throughout the Gunnison Valley: from news and notes, people, places, music and the arts, recreation, mountain culture, and everything Gunnison Valley. The West Elk Word can be heard every Saturday at noon.

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KBUT’s Top 5 New Albums


1. Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau - Christ Thile & Brad Mehldau
2. A Tribe Called Quest - We Got It From Here...Thank You 4 Your Service
3. Tycho - Epoch
4. Cherry Glazerr - Apocalipstick
5. All Them Witches - Sleeping Through The War
 

 


Top 10 Albums of 2016

Here are the top ten new albums played on KBUT in 2016, according to DJ playlist reporting.


1. RJD2 - Dame Fortune
2. Paul Simon - Stranger To Stranger
3. Bonnie Raitt - Dig In Deep
4. The David Grisman Sextet - David Grisman Sextet
5. Santigold - 99 Cents
6. Tedeschi Trucks Band - Let Me Get By
7. Autolux - Pussy's Dead
8. Jeff Beck - Loud Hailer
9. Andrew Bird - Are You Serious
10. DJ Shadow - The Mountain Will Fall

- List compiled by KBUT Music Director Bonnie Gollhofer

KBUT’s Lost & Found Featured on Denver 9 News "Storytellers"

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