Andy O’

Shows - Jazz with Andy O' | Tuesday—Friday 6am, 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 Coyote Poets of the Universe who have six albums out and is writing music for their seventh release.

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 Tuesday through Friday mornings, 6 – 9 am for “Jazz with Andy O’ (aka The Brightside)” and Sunday nights 10 to midnight for “The Nightside with Andy O’.”

Recent Posts

Long Play on The Nightside

It’s called “Long Play” and it gives Nightside host Andy O’ the opportunity to explore the longest tracks of the KUVO library. "Mean Lene" (15:22) from "In the Beginning" by…

Long Play—The Nightside with Andy O'

We roll out a new fixture during the last hour of The Nightside with Andy O'. It's called "Long Play" and it gives Nightside host Andy O' the opportunity to…

The 5th Annual Nightside Easter Guitar Pull

On Easter Sunday, April 4, The Nightside With Andy O’ continues a tradition that has roots in Andy’s childhood Easter celebrations. The family guitar pull would start with Easter egg…

Cupid's Inbox on The Nightside

This year Valentine’s Day happens on a Sunday. So on the Nightside we are taking dedications. When you donate sixty-bucks, we have you covered with a KUVO mask, and an…

The Nutcracker Suite on Jazz with Andy O'

One of the lesser-known holiday traditions at KUVO JAZZ is the yearly airing of “The Nutcracker Suite” on Christmas Day. It’s not just any Nutcracker. It’s the Ellington & Strayhorn…

The Nightside Before Christmas

On December 21, 2015, Andy O' was at KUVO studios putting together his show the Nightside with Andy O' a special surprise occasion was in the offing. Some on air…

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