Jazz in the Afternoon Wednesday and Friday

Wednesdays and Fridays, 1pm - 3pm

For over thirty years, Jazz in the Afternoon has brought you mainstream jazz here on KIOS FM. Every Tuesday-Friday from 1:00-3:00PM Chris Cooke and Mike Jacobs present the wide spectrum of jazz recordings dating back to the "golden age" of jazz in the 1920's through it's evolution in swing, bop, Latin and other styles right up to today's new releases.  We also have a strong commitment to keeping you up to date on the local scene bringing you artists from the Omaha,  Council Bluffs and Lincoln areas and partnering with local non-profit organizations to publicize major jazz concerts in our area with music and interviews. Straight-ahead and in the pocket. Jazz in the Afternoon is your ticket to great jazz music during the weekdays here at KIOS. Have a question or comment? Write us at jazz@kios.org

KIOS will once again air the Jazz Heritage Series of concerts produced by the United States Air Force Band Airmen of Note featuring special guests. The shows will air on consecutive Fridays at 2:00PM.

The three week series begins July 3rd with special guest trumpeter Bobby Shew.

Jazz Calendar (Updated 6 / 28 / 2015)

Jun 28, 2015

The latest recording from Australian-born, New York City based jazz vocalist Chris McNulty is perhaps the finest of her entire career. With Eternal Chris McNulty presents one of the most personal recordings this reviewer has encountered in many years.

Celebrated GRAMMY®  winning Jazz vocalist Kurt Elling will perform at the Holland Performing Arts Center this week. Two presentations of "Elling Swings Sinatra" will take place at the 1200 Club at the Holland Center at 7:30 & 9:30 PM on Thursday, April 23rd.