Blues in the Afternoon with Mike Jacobs http://kios.org en KIOS BLUES CHART MARCH 2014 http://kios.org/post/kios-blues-chart-march-2014 <p><strong>ARTIST / CD TITLE / RECORD LABEL</strong></p> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 15:52:32 +0000 Mike Jacobs 7320 at http://kios.org KIOS BLUES CHART MARCH 2014 Mike's Favorite Blues and R&B CD's of 2013 http://kios.org/post/mikes-favorite-blues-and-rb-cds-2013 <p><strong>The James Hunter Six / Minute By Minute / Fantasy</strong><br />Ben Harper &amp; Charlie Musselwhite / Get Up! / Stax<br />Ronnie Earl &amp; The Broadcasters / Just For Today / Stony Plain<br />James Cotton / Cotton Mouth Man / Alligator<br />Dayna Kurtz / Secret Canon Vol. 2 / M.C.<br />Candye Kane / Coming Out Swingin' / Vizztone<br />Roomful of Blues / 45 Live / Alligator<br />Valerie June / Pushin' Against A Stone / Concord<br />Shawn Holt &amp; The Teardrops / Daddy Told Me / Blind Pig<br />Guy Davis / Juba Dance / M.C.<br />Jim Allchin / Q.E.D. / Self Release Tue, 03 Dec 2013 17:01:50 +0000 Mike Jacobs 39708 at http://kios.org Mike's Favorite Blues and R&B CD's of 2013 Lou's Legacy: A Lou Reed Appreciation http://kios.org/post/lous-legacy-lou-reed-appreciation <p>KIOS airs <strong>Lou's Legacy: A Lou Reed Appreciation</strong> Sunday night at 7:00pm.<br /><br />Rock icon Lou Reed died earlier this week at age 71. His work as a member of the Velvet Underground and his years as a solo artist inspired generations of fans and musicians alike. To honor Reed, KIOS will air the two-hour special&nbsp; Lou's Legacy: A Lou Reed Appreciation Sunday night at 7:00 .<br /> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 18:18:17 +0000 Mike Jacobs 38267 at http://kios.org Lou's Legacy: A Lou Reed Appreciation The Band Radio Special to air on KIOS http://kios.org/post/band-radio-special-air-kios <p>On Sunday September 29th at 7:00PM KIOS will present The Band Radio Special. An in-depth look at one of rock music&#39;s most influential groups.<br /><br />From their roots in rockabilly as the backing band for legend Ronnie Hawkins, to their years playing with Bob Dylan and their own rise to fame, The Band is one of the most celebrated and iconic groups of their time.<br /> Sat, 28 Sep 2013 04:00:18 +0000 Mike Jacobs 36627 at http://kios.org The Band Radio Special to air on KIOS Playing with Fire's 10th Anniversary Concerts July 12-13 http://kios.org/post/playing-fires-10th-anniversary-concerts-july-12-13 <p>The hottest ticket this summer will be the Playing with Fire Concert Series in celebration of it's 10th anniversary of providing free music to area residents and visitors of all ages.<br><br>The concerts take place at Lewis &amp; Clark Landing on Omaha's Riverfront with gates opening at 5pm Friday and 4pm Saturday.<br><br>Admission is free but free will donations will be accepted at the gate,with portions of the proceeds donated to the Food Bank of the Heartland and American Parkinson Disease Foundation/ Nebraska Chapter.<br><br>Line-Up:<br><br><strong>Friday July 12</strong> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 03:29:12 +0000 Mike Jacobs 30999 at http://kios.org Playing with Fire's 10th Anniversary Concerts July 12-13 The Jimi You Never Knew http://kios.org/post/jimi-you-never-knew <p>2-HOUR Jimi Hendrix Special:<br>"The Jimi You Never Knew"<br>Sunday May 5th at 7:00PM</p> Sat, 04 May 2013 04:47:23 +0000 Mike Jacobs 29344 at http://kios.org The Jimi You Never Knew Blues at the Crossroads 2: Muddy & The Wolf http://kios.org/post/blues-crossroads-2-muddy-wolf <p>Omaha Performing Arts Presents BLUES AT THE CROSSROADS 2: Muddy &amp; The Wolf on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. at the Holland Performing Arts Center. This performance is part of the Omaha Performing Arts 2012/2013 Season.<br>Tickets for Blues at the Crossroads 2: Muddy &amp; The Wolf start at $25 and can be purchased online at TicketOmaha.com, by phone at 402.345.0606, or at the Ticket Omaha office in the Holland Performing Arts Center, 13th and Douglas streets. Mon, 14 Jan 2013 17:11:06 +0000 MIke Jacobs 24408 at http://kios.org Mike Jacobs' Favorite Blues and R&B CDs of 2012 http://kios.org/post/mike-jacobs-favorite-blues-and-rb-cds-2012 <p>Artist / CD Title / Record Label</p><p><strong>Michael "Iron Man" Burks / Show of Strength / Alligator</strong><br>Ruthie Foster / Let It Burn / Blue Corn<br>Eddie C. Campbell / Spider Eating Preacher / Delmark<br>Milton Hopkins &amp; Jewel Brown / Dialtone Records<br>Rick Estrin &amp; The Nightcats / One Wrong Turn / Alligator<br>Debbie Davies / After The Fall / M.C. Records<br>Robert Cray Band / Nothin' But Love / Provogue<br>Mississippi Heat / Delta Bound / Delmark<br>Billy Boy Arnold / Sings Big Bill Broonzy / Electro Fi<br>Lamont Cranston Band with Bruce McCabe / High Temp Records</p> Sun, 02 Dec 2012 17:59:01 +0000 Chris Cooke 22698 at http://kios.org Mike Jacobs' Favorite Blues and R&B CDs of 2012 Blues Society of Omaha Charity Show to take place December 2nd http://kios.org/post/blues-society-omaha-charity-show-take-place-december-2nd <p>Once again this year <strong>The Blues Society of Omaha</strong> is sponsoring a<br>show that will benefit the annual toy drive for the children of the Pine<br>Ridge Reservation. The concert is Sunday December 2nd at the 21st Saloon<br>located at 4727 South 96th Plaza just south of L Street. Music starts at 3:00PM<br>and will feature Chubby Carrier &amp; the Bayou Swamp Band, The Loose<br>Brothers and Christy Rossiter &amp; 122 North Duck. Local musician Lash LaRue<br>is in his tenth year of hosting events to raise funds and awareness of conditions in Fri, 30 Nov 2012 04:34:41 +0000 Mike Jacobs 22616 at http://kios.org Playing with Fire Fundraiser Concert http://kios.org/post/playing-fire-fundraiser-concert <p><strong>Tommy Castro</strong> joins the previously announced lineup for the October 12th <strong>Playing with Fire Fundraiser Concert</strong> at Slowdown. The October show is the first in a series of fundraiser concerts supporting the FREE Playing with Fire Summer Concert held each year on the Lewis &amp; Clark Landing along Omaha’s Riverfront. The series kicks off on Friday, October 12, 2012 at 7:30PM featuring <strong>Curtis Salgado</strong>, <strong>Joe Louis Walker</strong>,<strong>Tommy Castro</strong> <strong>and the Painkillers</strong>. Sat, 29 Sep 2012 15:49:40 +0000 Mike Jacobs 14325 at http://kios.org