Eileen Hughes

Host of "Dirt Farmer's Revenge"

Thursdays, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


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Show Description:
Americana, alternative country, contemporary folk, acoustic blues, world. Lots of of new music in these genres.

What bands could a listener expect to hear on the show?
Abigail Washburn, The Decemberists, Devil Makes Three, Mumford and Sons, Sara Jaroz and an ever evolving line up of musicians as I discover them. 

What bands will a listener NEVER hear on the show?
Heavy Metal, Tiny Tim, Rap, 80's Rock

How long have you been a DJ?
I've been involved in public radio for many years: First as news reporter at KBBI Homer, Alaska and then Program Director and volunteer DJ at KBUT. I've been hosting Dirt Farmer's Revenge since about 2006, I think.

Hometown?
New York City

Favorite Beverage?
Beer, Coffee, Water

Random thought?
"Be grateful for luck, pay the thunder no mind, listen to the birds and don't hate nobody"- quote from Hubie Blake
I wish song was more a part of our lives.

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Michael Shay Trio
Jul 30 @ 6:00AM
With the nuance of a classically-trained musician, the grit of a musical globe-trotter, and just enough twang to know…
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Mt Crested Butte Town Picnic
Jul 30 @ 5:00PM
The Town of Mt. Crested Butte cordially invites you to attend the Annual Town Picnic on Thursday, July 30, 2015. This community…
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Gentle Aerial Dance for Seniors
Jul 30 @ 5:00PM
This class is for ages 55 and up. The lyra will be hung low and fabric will be turned into a hammock for ease of entry. Poses…
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Piper Art Reception
Jul 30 @ 6:00PM
Join us for an art reception with Kathryn Barry as she displays "Summer in Crested Butte," a collection of paintings…
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TDF Mountain Cabin Hideaway
Jul 30 @ 6:00PM
Tour de Forks is the delectable fundraising series for the Center for the Arts with events taking place between Jun 24 and…
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Gentle Aerial Dance
Jul 30 @ 6:15PM
If you are worried about not having enough strength to climb up and into the air, then this class is for you. The lyra will be…
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Music On Maroon
Jul 30 @ 7:00PM
 This is an evening of fun music, taking you back to disco, swing, and more. With the UCC handbell choir plus piano,…
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Healthy Aging 2015
Jul 30 @ 7:00PM
    What keeps us healthy as we age?  Come find out the latest scientific data to determine longevity. Dr.…
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The Drunkard
Jul 30 @ 7:30PM
The tradition continues! Since the early 19th century, melodramatic theatrical presentations have been playing on audience’s…
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Backyard Harvest
Jul 31 @ 12:00AM
Have a backyard garden? Want to help feed people in need? Mountain Roots is inviting all home gardeners to sign up to grow a row…
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