Rolando Garcia

Shows - R&B Jukebox | Saturday 6pm

Rolando Garcia says he was bitten by the radio bug at the age of sixteen when he began broadcasting bilingual headline news for the small country-western AM station in his hometown of Douglas, AZ.

He hosted a live daily 4-hour rock and roll show while in the service in Clovis, NM and later a 2-hour weekly show on a free-form station in Tucson.

Rolando has been a KUVO volunteer since 1996. He was the originator and host of the R&B Jukebox from 1997 to 2003, when, because of his travel schedule, he handed the mic to Easy Bill. If you listen closely, you’ll also hear his voice on many KUVO recordings.

Recent Posts

R&B Jukebox Annual Gospel Show

Rhythm & Blues is deeply rooted in music from the gospel and spiritual traditions. And every year, on the night before Easter, we celebrate that sound on the R&B Jukebox.…

R&B Jukebox Honors Strong Women from the Golden Age of Rhythm and Blues

March is National Women's Month, and the R&B Jukebox is celebrating the strong women from the Golden Age of Rhythm and Blues! Dance and sing along to tunes from the…

Special R&B Jukebox Mardi Gras Party on Fat Tuesday

Hey Everybody, we're having a Mardi Gras R&B Party, and you're invited! We're celebrating Fat Tuesday right along with everyone else in the Crescent City! Professor Longhair, Fats Domino, The…

R&B Jukebox MLK Special

The third Monday of each January is designated as a Day of Service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s vision of creating a more equitable community. A peaceful…

R&B Jukebox Annual Christmas Show

'Twas the week before Christmas, and all through the house, all the radios were playing, waiting for the R&B Jukebox! Join host Rolando Garcia for the Annual R&B Jukebox Christmas…

R&B Jukebox — Veteran's Day Show

On the 11th day of the 11th month, we pause to honor the men and women who served in the armed forces. The R&B Jukebox sends out a Mile High…

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