KGNU's Top 100 albums of the year, ranked by how many spins each record received. Considering the variety of music programs in our schedule and the sheer number of DJ's (100+) doing them, it's no surprise that this is a diverse list. Thanks for listening with open minds and ears. It's a credit to you, the listeners, that KGNU has been able to offer a true musical alternative for nearly 40 years. You can always check our Top 30 charts as well.
The end of 2022 is here, and our DJs are taking a look back at their favorite releases from this year. See what album your favorite KGNU DJs loved this year!
KGNU DJ The Groove Thief interviews Denver's own dubwise supergroup Death by Dub, ahead of their Thursday, November 3 show at Ophelia's Electric Soapbox. Hear tracks off their recently released Abundance album and a wide-ranging discussion.
KGNU DJ Iris Berkeley speaks with Beth Orton in November 2022 about her latest record "Weather Alive", returning to life after lockdown, and the many layers of meaning in music-making.
Love music? Don't miss out on our excellent lineup of music specials airing during our Fall Fund Drive! These will be one-of-a-kind shows, curated by the KGNU DJs you know and love.
KGNU’s Iris Berkeley hosts a studio session with Monophonics frontman Kelly Finnigan during the Afternoon Sound Alternative September 29, 2022 in advance of their KGNU Presents performance at the Fox Theatre later that night - including in-studio performances of “Warpaint” and “Crash and Burn” off their latest, Sage Motel.
KGNU's Dennis Rider speaks with Seun Kuti, the youngest son of the legendary Fela Kuti, ahead of his show at the Fox Theater in Boulder on September 27, 2022.
Listen to KGNU DJ The Groove Thief's interview with Grammy-nominated reggae artist Protoje.
KGNU DJ Iris Berkeley speaks with Adam Elk of The Mommyheads in September 2022 about their latest release “Genius Killer”, making music in a post-digital world, and the meaning of life.
Listen to a Summer of Stepney Radio Special hosted by KGNU DJ CarlEd.