What's Happening @ KVMR

  • You may have heard that Michael Moore has been in the hospital with pneumonia.

    Well, good news, As of Friday, Michael is at home recovering and doing well.  If he's well enough, he will still appear live via Skype for Northern California premiere of his new movie, “Where To Invade Next.” ...

  • This Saturday (Jan 30), a KVMR original, T J. Meekins returns to our airwaves with her three-hour special, ‘Honky Tonk Queens,”  3 p.m. to 6 p.m.  T.J. was the first winner of what’s now called the John Nichols Award for Excellence in Music Programming back in 1990 during her run as host of ...

  • At the young age of nine, Jake Michael started hosting a half-hour segment on his mother's afternoon Music Magazine program on KVMR 89.5 FM.

    Only it wasn't just a kid playing children's music  or even the pop music of his youth. 

    It became "Jake's All-Request Beatles Half-Hour,"...

  • For the 34th year, the Bethel AME Church Choir of Marysville will travel here Monday, January 18th for KVMR 89.5 FM's annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Gospel Concert -- only this time it'll be at a brand new  location. 

    The free concert -- a longtime tradition for Nevada City residents...

  • Dance to the music, said Sly Stone, albeit that was "back in the day." 

    Well? 

    Things just keep getting hyperactive -- and then some -- as KVMR 89.5 FM holds its first reach-out dance party Monday night and then an in-house concert featuring a rising blues artist on his first...

  • A 30-year veteran blues program host won a Lifetime Achievement Award, while an out-of-place radio special on fire safety nabbed top honors for "radio event of the year" in KVMR Program Awards announced at the station's holiday party last week.    Richard Tewes --alternating host of the Tuesday...

  • Three KVMR 89.5 FM broadcasters are the newest members of the Nevada City radio station's Volunteer Hall of Fame. 

    Ralph Henson, Russ Roy and Diane McIntire received the honors Tuesday night at the station's Volunteer Appreciation Extravaganza and holiday party before a packed Stone Hall...

  • When you're thinking of a Christmas music special, The Grateful Dead aren't  exactly the entertainers that normally would come to your mind. 

    But they'll be front and center stage for a 12-hour Dead marathon on Saturday, December 19th from noon to midnight on eclectic Nevada City radio...

  • It's probably best called Tales of The Past and Future Drought. 

    KVMR 89.5 FM and Operation Unite are among the sponsors of  a Nevada County Community Water Forum this Tuesday, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Nevada Theatre, 401 Broad Street, downtown Nevada City, with free admission for the...

  • The way new music composer/artist Randy McKean sees it, there's nothing wrong with keeping a smile on your face and some smart humor flowing, both in performance and in a modern band's persona.  

    He's a (not "the") leader of the four-piece chamber music ensemble Bristle, which will be...

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