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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Upcoming Events

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Jul 6 @ 7:00PM
KAFM welcomes Moors and McCumber back to the Radio Room on Wednesday July 6 at 7 pm. …

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Don Mclean

Jul 8 @ 6:30PM
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Never Come Down

Jul 10 @ 7:00PM
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Cowboy Junkies

Jul 14 @ 8:00PM
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Shakey Graves

Jul 14 @ 8:00PM
Gates at 7PM Tickets: $30 GA Lawn/$50 GA Seat/$60 Floor +fees Stripped-down folk rock act Shakey…

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Silverton Summer Sounds Music Series

Jul 15 @ 6:00PM
Join us under the stars for Silverton Creative District’s Summer Sounds Music Series,…

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