RadioACTive 11.24.23

  • November 24, 2023
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Meet the DJ with Valene MC and Dave John, hosts of KRCL's Living the Circle of Life.

Tonight's show is a rebroadcast of our Meet the DJ conversations with the co-hosts of Living the Circle of Life. Heard every Sunday from 7:00-10:00 a.m., it's Utah's only music program dedicated to the Indigenous people of Utah.

Take a listen as Valene MC shares her origin story, motivation for hosting LTCOL, the legacy of her great aunt's fight for Indigenous civil rights in Alaska, and music as healing and celebration. 

Valene MC's Meet the DJ Playlist:

  1. “Reindeer Herding Song,” Pamyua
  2. “Sky World,” Theresa Bear Fox & Teio Swathe
  3. “Born into Rain,” Ya Tseen, feat. Tunia
  4. “Cedar Smoke,” Neon Nativez  
  5. “Indigenous Women,” Neon Nativez
  6. “Red Dirt Boogie Brother,” Jesse Ed Davis
  7. “Deadman,” Logan Staats
  8. “ALie Nation,” The Halluci Nation, feat. John Trudell, Tanya Tagaq, Lido Pimienta & Northern Voice
  9. “Salmon Stinta,” Black Belt Eagle Scout
  10. “Rock Your World,” Chubby Cree

Valene MC sits down with her show partner, Dave John, to find out more about his origin story with a playlist to match. Dave lives through his activism for Indigenous people, HERE.

Dave John's Meet the DJ Playlist:

  1. "Black Snake," Prolific the Rapper
  2. "Burn Your Village to the Ground," Neon Nativez 
  3. "The Unforgotten," iskwē
  4. "Say Your Name," Keith Secola
  5. "On My Way," Okema

Here are all the ways you can listen live to Valene MC and Dave John on Living the Circle of Life:

  • On-air: KRCL 90.9fm in SLC, UT
  • Streaming:
  • Free mobile app: KRCL Public Radio App, wherever you get your apps
  • KRCL On-Demand: for the last 2 weeks of any show

Guests’ views and opinions are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, 90.9fm KRCL. Tonight's RadioACTive team included: