Special to document festival's rich history
Omaha, Nebraska – KIOS celebrates 50 Years of the Monterey Jazz Festival with a one hour documentary Thursday May 29th.
DURHAM MUSEUM LECTURE – Brian Kokensparger, Computer Support Coordinator for the Creighton College of Arts and Sciences at Creighton University “John A. Creighton: Blazing the First Internet”
Veteran percussionist, bandleader, created unique blend of tropical jazz.
By Chris Cooke
Omaha, Nebraska – Norman Hedman, one of the most accomplished percussionists in the world, passed away Monday, September 29th, in New York.
A master congero, bandleader, and sideman, he had been diagnosed with leukemia while rehearsing for a recent tour with the Alicia Keys band.
OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Betty Davis, Executive Director of the Douglas County Historical Society; and Nano Little, Joslyn Castle Director “Hysterical/Historical: Sometime Naughty, Sometimes Nice Stories of Omaha”
Special airs Sunday night on KIOS
Omaha, Nebraska – Two of the foremost contributors to Popular and R & B music during the last 40 years will be honored on a special program to air this weekend on KIOS-FM.
Gamble & Huff: Love Is The Message: The Story of Philadelphia International Records will air Sunday evening on Omaha Public Radio.
UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA AT OMAHA LECTURE – Acting Surgeon General of the United States, Rear Admiral Steven Galson “Underage Drinking”
Special guest vocalist Tyler Hughes to appear with group