Andy O’

Shows - The Nightside with Andy O' | Sunday 8pm

Andy O ‘ began with KUVO as a volunteer in 1989 and became Music Director with the station in the mid-1990s into the early 2000s. He is a published poet and winner of the James Ryan Morris Tombstone Award for Poetry and Jazz.

He is a bassist with Bad Fun and a performance poet.

Andy has been a big fan of radio since his childhood in Denver listening to theater of the mind and radio variety shows near the end of the radio age. Andy has lived in Denver most of his life but also lived in Wyoming as well.

Tune in Sunday nights from 9 pm to midnight for “The Nightside with Andy O'” and “Influenced” after the Monday night Jazz Odyssey.

Recent Posts

The Nightside — Lady Plays the Horn

In the final installment of our Nightside observance of Women’s History Month, we present Lady Plays the Horn. From the days of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm to Artemis we…

The Nightside — Lady Plays Guitar

[caption id="attachment_86595" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Leni Stern photographed by Sandrine Lee[/caption] On Sunday, The Nightside with Andy O' presents "Lady Plays Guitar." the second of our three-part series in celebration of…

The Nightside — Lady Plays the Piano

The Nightside features these awesome women of the keys. Mary Lou Williams mentored Monk, Bird, Diz, Miles, and Bud Powell in addition to arranging for Duke Ellington and Benny Goodman…

A Farewell to Wayne Shorter & Ed Ward

So Long The longer you walk the earth The more goodbyes you say Under your breath as a tearful prayer Or out loud raging at heaven for your loss and…

The Nightside Wraps up Black History Month

We wrap up our observation of Black History Month with our tribute to Maya Angelou and Amiri Baraka as well as several other African American writers and poets. We will…

The Nightside —laissez le bon temps rouler!

This Sunday on The Nightside we continue with our Winter fundraiser but we also celebrate Bacchus before Fat Tuesday and we will feature New Orleans Poet Chuck Perkins and the…

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