Geoff Anderson

Shows - Jazz


Shows – The Night Beat featuring The Vinyl Vault | Tuesdays 8:00pm , Vinyl Vault 8:30pm

Geoff Anderson has been a KUVO volunteer for more than 25 years. For almost all that time, he has been on the air Tuesday evenings as the host of The Night Beat with Geoff Anderson. Geoff also regularly fills in as the host for All Blues.

Geoff started in public radio in 1976 at KCSU in Fort Collins. After taking a break from radio to attend law school and start a legal career, Geoff dove back into jazz radio by volunteering at KUVO in 1988 as the station was just starting out.

Geoff is a fan of many types of music and attends concerts around town on a regular basis. He show reviews appear on KUVO’s website as well as All About Jazz. Being a music junkie and working in radio during the ’70s resulted in Geoff amassing an extensive record collection that he has kept intact to this day.

During his weekly feature, “The Vinyl Vault,” on-air every Tuesday at 8:30 PM, Geoff shares a record from his collection that isn’t in the KUVO library.

Recent Posts

Vinyl Vault — Wilson Pickett, "Hey Jude"

The Vinyl Vault journeys to the soul side next time around when we listen to some cuts from Wilson Pickett’s 1969 Atlantic album “Hey Jude.” The album was recorded at…

Vinyl Vault — Keith Jarrett, "Nude Ants"

The Vinyl Vault will feature pianist Keith Jarrett in concert with his “European Quartet” on their 1980 ECM album “Nude Ants.” (Say it fast.) The album was recorded live at…

Vinyl Vault — Bonedaddys, "A-Koo-De-A

Next time on the Vinyl Vault, we have some L.A. worldbeat from the Bonedaddys and their 1988 album “A-Koo-De-A.” The band, at the time, featured 13 musicians on guitars, saxophones,…

Vinyl Vault — Weather Report Potpourri

The jazz world lost another one of its greatest practitioners last week with the passing of Wayne Shorter. He was highly influential in many different contexts throughout the majority of…

Vinyl Vault — Dave Brubeck Quartet, "Countdown Time in Outer Space"

It’s space age music this week on the Vinyl Vault when we hear a 1962 album from the Dave Brubeck Quartet entitled “Countdown Time in Outer Space.” Released just three…

Vinyl Vault — Ross Traut

It’s the spotlight on the guitar this week on the Vinyl Vault as we listen to some tracks from a 1981 album by guitarist Ross Traut simply entitled “Ross Traut.”…

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