Paul Slavens

Paul Slavens

Sundays, 8 to 10 p.m.

J. Paul Slavens has been with KXT since its inception in 2009 but is a well-known presence on the radio dial, having previously hosted a Sunday night music show on KXT’s sister station KERA-FM since 2004. He brings to the program a diverse, seemingly random mix of styles, genres and time periods. He also conducts a live blog during his show and makes listener suggestions a large part of the playlist.

Paul’s program has received Best of Dallas awards from the Dallas Observer in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2012. The show has been nominated every year since 2005 for Dallas Observer Music Awards.

Paul is also well known in the North Texas area for his work as a multi-instrumentalist with bands like Ten Hands, the Baptist Generals and The Travoltas. He also frequently performs an Improvisational Musical Comedy show and won the 2011 Dallas Observer Music Award for Best Jazz Act. He was nominated by D Magazine as Best Local Musical Act in 2012. In 2011 he released Alphabet Girls, an album of original songs.

Paul is a composer, and his works have been performed at the Dallas Museum of Art, the McKinney Avenue Contemporary and numerous churches, campuses and schools around the area. Paul also works as a a commercial voice-over artist and actor with The Kim Dawson Agency.

The Paul Slavens Show: Live Blog for April 20 2014

Jump on this blog and lend your musical expertise to next Sunday night’s show. Every week listeners suggest music, you can too, its fun. Then listen in Sunday night and see where you fit in the mix.

The Paul Slavens Show: Playlist and Blog for April 13 2014

Ever wanted to be a DJ? Well, you can come close. Jump on this blog and leave suggestions for music to played on next Sunday night’s show ! Its easy and fun, just hip us all to some great music and then tune in and see where you fit in the mix !!

The Paul Slavens Show: Playlist and Blog for April 6 2014

This is the blog where you leave your excellent suggestions for music to be added to the playlist of next Sunday’s show. Mix it up and dont be shy, then listen in to hear how you fit into the show !!

The Paul Slavens Show: Playlist and Blog for March 30 2014

This is where you can be a part of next Sunday’s show. Just leave your music suggestions on this blog, check out what others are suggesting, then tune in to see how it all comes out in the mix.
Its fun, jump on the blog !!

The Paul Slavens Show: Playlist and Blog for March 23 2014

This is where you can try your hand at music programming. Give Paul some ideas of music to play next Sunday night. Its, fun, jump on the blog and be part of the mix.

The Paul Slavens Show: Playlist and Blog for March 16 2014

Jump onto this blog and give Paul your groovy song suggestions for next Sunday nights show, then tune in and hear how you fit in the mix ! Its easy and fun, and we just know you have great taste in music. Lets hear from you !!

The Paul Slavens Show: Playlist and Blog for March 9 2014

Every Sunday night you can hear a mix like no other, and you can be a part of it ! Leave your suggestions for next Sundays show and then tune in to hear where you fit in the mix !!

The Paul Slavens Show. Playlist and Blog for March 2 2014

Every Sunday night tune in to hear a mix of music unlike any other. And jump on this blog to help make that mix happen. Give some suggestions and then tune in and see how you fit in the mix. Its fun !!

The Paul Slavens Show: Playlist and Blog for February 23 2014

Françoise Hardy – Suzanne – Comment Te Dire Adieu M83 – Raconte – Moi Une Histoire – Hurry Up We’re Dreaming Devotchka – The Clockwise Witness – A Mad And Faithful Telling Lizzy Mercier Descloux – Slipped Disc – Mambo Nassau Pink Floyd – Free Four – Obscured By Clouds Ween – Roses Are Free […]

The Paul Slavens Show: Playlist and Blog for February 16 2014

This is where you can leave your suggestions for music to be played on next weeks show. Its fun and easy, and a great way to get turned onto a lot of great music.