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Ten-piece afrobeat band EMEFE will be joining Scott Stevens on Spin the Globe this Friday, May 3, between 10 AM and noon PST.  They’ll be playing at the Olympia Ballroom that evening with DBST.

photos from oly acoustic fest

March 29th, 2013 | Posted by kaosadmin in events - (0 Comments)

The first Olympia Acoustic Festival brought over a dozen artists together for an entire day of acoustic celebration.  We hope you enjoy these photos from the fest!

Please click on the photos to enlarge them and view as a slideshow.
Photos were taken on March 23, 2013.

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The Olympia Ballroom is hosting a show on Saturday, April 13 in celebration of KAOS’ 40th Anniversary!

Music by:

From San Francisco
Afrobeat/funk with many global influences.

Kasata Sound
From New York City
An electronic music project by Kane Mathis (known for his beautiful kora playing).

9 PM, all ages, bar with ID
$10 general/$8 students and KAOS members
at the Olympia Ballroom, 116 Legion Way SE, Olympia

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.