Music Specials http://kios.org en 2014 UNO Great Plains Jazz Festival highlights special to air on KIOS http://kios.org/post/2014-uno-great-plains-jazz-festival-highlights-special-air-kios <p>KIOS kicks off Jazz Appreciation Month in April with highlights of the 2014 UNO Great Plains Jazz Festival with performances from area high school jazz ensembles. This special program airs Tuesday, April 1 at 8:00pm. The festival took place on February 21st at the Strauss Performing Arts Center on the campus of the University of Nebraska at Omaha.<br /><br />This year, the broadcast includes performances by Millard North, Elkhorn Sun, 30 Mar 2014 18:57:29 +0000 KIOS 44966 at http://kios.org 2014 UNO Great Plains Jazz Festival highlights special to air on KIOS 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 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 The Best of the 2011 Detroit Jazz Festival http://kios.org/post/best-2011-detroit-jazz-festival <p>KIOS will air the two-hour special <strong>The Best of the 2011 Detroit Jazz Festival</strong> on <strong>Friday August 31st</strong> at <strong>8:00PM</strong>. Join us for another spectacular showcase of some of the world's finest jazz musicians as they perform at one of the largest jazz festivals in the U.S.&nbsp; Among the highlights are performances by <strong>Paquito D' Rivera</strong>, <strong>Joe Lovano</strong>, <strong>Jeff "Tain" Watts</strong>, and <strong>Helen Sung</strong>. The program is hosted by Ed Love of WDET and Linda Yohn of WEMU.</p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 16:00:28 +0000 Mike Jacobs 18155 at http://kios.org The Best of the 2011 Detroit Jazz Festival