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—The Voice

This week on the Vinyl Vault it’s vocal jazz. A cappella vocal jazz that is. By just one guy. Which means only one thing: Bobby McFerrin. This Tuesday we’ll hear…

Vinyl Vault—Tom Cat

This week’s Vinyl Vault features a mid-70s West Coast fusion classic: “Tom Cat” by Tom Scott and the L.A. Express. Recorded in 1973, it was released on Ode Records in…

Vinyl Vault—Cloud Dance by Collin Walcott

This week’s Vinyl Vault ventures back into ECM territory with a 1976 album by Collin Walcott entitled “Cloud Dance.” The album, Walcott’s first solo record, was recorded in March 1975…

Vinyl Vault—School Days by Stanley Clarke

We believe in second chances...this edition of Vinyl Vault was previously scheduled on August 11 but we were unable to air it because of technical difficulties. So here's your second…

Vinyl Vault—Big Joe Turner, “Kansas City Here I Come”

The Vinyl Vault heads over to the blues side with a 1984 album by Big Joe Turner entitled “Kansas City Here I Come.” Turner was known as a blues shouter…

Vinyl Vault—Jazz Journey

This week, the Vinyl Vault has a swingin’ big band session from Pete Petersen and the Collection Jazz Orchestra entitled “Jazz Journey.” Released in 1984 on Pausa Records, the album…

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