Arturo Gomez

Highlighting Tower of Power's performance at Levitt Pavilion on Saturday, Aug. 4 and their 50th anniversary CD release “Soul Side of Town,” KUVO’s soul revival show “The Funky Boombox” is featuring a two-hour Tower of Power special tonight at 10 p.m.

With more than two dozen LPs to their credit, the Oakland, Calif. band has come to literally define funk.  Host Rob Seligmann will be joined by KUVO Music Director Arturo Gómez, who admits to being a total devotee of TOP.

Arturo Gómez sits in for Geoff Anderson on Tuesday evening, March 6, from 8 to 10pm. The weekly Vinyl Vault features the then young lion ensemble, Out of The Blue with their 2nd album, “Inside Track” from 1986 for Blue Note Records. All six of the members have gone on to brilliant careers as leaders and accompanists, they are Michael Phillip Mossman-trumpet, Kenny Garrett-alto sax, Ralph Bowen-tenor sax, Harry Pickens-piano, Bob Hurst-bass and Ralph Peterson-drums.

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Hugh Masekela passed away in Johannesburg, South Africa on January 23, 2018 at 78 years of age after losing his 10 year battle with prostate cancer. Read more here:

Fox 31 News Denver

Denver Fox 31 news featured KUVO on their Friday evening April 29 broadcast. Click here to see it.

Crate divers unite!  Saturday, April 22, 2017 marks the 10th annual "Record Store Day," conceived in 2007 by a few independent record store owners and employees.  The owner of Denver's Twist and Shout Paul Epstein shared plans for this year's celebration with Arturo Gómez on his mid-day radio show, "Lunchtime at the Oasis."

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