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Jims Diner

Monday (every other), 9am-Noon
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Jim has a twin bother and was born in Topeka, KS. He has lived in Grand Junction since 1951.

His first radio experience was a Saturday morning program on KEXO-AM radio when he and a fellow student, Leroy Ashby, hosted an hour radio program called "Tiger Tales" about and for Grand Junction Highschool (1955-1956).

Jim enjoys most music, including classical, blues, jazz, country, and tunes from the 50s and 60s. You'll hear a lively misc of oldies, big band, and doo wop on his show.

During 2001, Jim became acquainted with KAFM and hosted a public affairs program featuring Hospice, a local non-profit for which he directed fundraising for 14 years.

February 2002, Jim joined KAFM Radio as a music programmer and had a Sunday morning program from 6am-9am playing jazz.  He opend Jim's Diner on May 2003, in the same time slot, moving to his current slow in 2007.
 

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Flobots
Oct 18 @ 7:00PM
$10-$15
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Plateau Valley Farmers Market
Oct 19 @ 9:00AM
Plateau Valley Farmer’s Market In cooperation with the Plateau Valley Farm Cooperative Join us at the Farmers Market…
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Oct 19 @ 6:00PM
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View To The West
Oct 20 @ 7:00PM
Join the Museum of Western Colorado and KAFM for a preview evening on October 20th of the Western Slope Cowboy Poetry and Music…
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Absolute Dance Presents Snow White the Ballet
Oct 20 @ 7:00PM
Absolute Dance and Performing Arts presents Snow White an exhilarating 2 act ballet. Come join us to see Snow White, the evil…
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Polar Opposites: Cole Porter and Irving Berlin
Oct 20 @ 7:30PM
Irving Berlin was the son of a Jewish cantor who immigrated to the US from Siberia. He wrote around 1500 songs (including the…
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Concert: Black Lab and The Banjo
Oct 20 @ 9:30PM
Black Lab and The Banjo are local and play folk. Fox and The Hound are also local and play Americana. $5 cover gets you a…
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