Andy O’

Shows - The Nightside with Andy O' | Sunday 9pm, Influenced—Tuesdays 12 am

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 — Miles and Miles and Miles

Miles and Miles and Miles a poem written by Andy O' July 1970, 14th Avenue and Knox Court Westside The speakers are in Ricky’s windows like always on Saturdays Fender…

Mother’s Day on the Nightside with Andy O’

Norene by Andy O’Leary First, there’s a clarinet Not alarm clocked. Licorice stick breeze Next, it’s coffee Black and vanilla. It was stolen culture, but I grew up there So,…

Baile Mundo — Cinco de Mayo on The Nightside

Baile Mundo: Cinco de Mayo on The Nightside. Join us as we put a finishing touch on Cinco de Mayo. Music from The Latin Playboys, Dr. Loco, Flaco Jimenez, and…

The Nightside — Poets and Players

It’s the last Sunday in April and we continue with our ongoing celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month and National Poetry Month on the Nightside. Poetry and Jazz have been roommates…

The Nightside — Mingus Mingus Mingus le Grande Charles

He was born in Nogales Arizona April 22, 1922. Bassist, Bandleader, Composer, Writer, Poet, Volcanic Force for Civil Rights. Mingus is my hero, he is, next to Duke Ellington one…

The Nightside — Poets and Players Volume One

April is both Jazz Appreciation Month and National Poetry Month. Perfect for The Nightside with Andy O’ which features poetry and jazz every Sunday night at 9 pm on 89.3…

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