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DJ broadcasting live from near Red Square at Evergreen.  Year unknown.
Photograph courtesy of the Evergreen Archives.

Olympia Acoustic Music Fest on March 23

February 28th, 2013 | Posted by kaosadmin in events - (0 Comments)

Artists from around the Northwest will be converging for a whole day of acoustic music at the Olympia Ballroom on Saturday, March 23.

Local songwriters Paul Mauer and Jabi Shriki co-created the Olympia Acoustic Fest, which will offer up an eclectic mix of acoustic music, from bluegrass to klezmer.

KAOS will be featuring many of these artists on the air in March, including a special edition of the Lunchbox with live performances by several of the artists on March 21 (1 to 3 PM PST).

Schedule details and artist information is available at olyacousticfest.com.

1983 guide

February 24th, 2013 | Posted by kaosadmin in archival - (0 Comments)

In 1983, KAOS celebrated 10 years on “88 1/3″ FM.
This is the cover of the 10th anniversary program guide.


Ayla Nereo video

February 14th, 2013 | Posted by kaosadmin in in-studio performances | videos - (0 Comments)

Last May, Ayla Nereo (also of Beatbeat Whisper) played live on our former Thursday afternoon program, Showcase.  Here’s a video of her playing “Lily Moon.”  The studio version of this song appears on her 2012 album Beheld.

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Local indie rock/power pop band the Hard Way will be coming in to the studio on Valentine’s Day to play a live set on The Lunchbox with DJ Roomba.  The Hard Way have been playing throughout the Northwest since 2007.  Please tune in from 1 to 3 PM PST.