September 26th marks the 50th Anniversary of the release of Abbey Road, the most successful of The Beatles albums, and host Billy Safier paid special tribute on the “Beatles Hour”. Billy featured music from the album, as well as, interviews and information on the release of the remix of Abbey Road. Abbey Road was the […]
Eugene Area Radio Stations – EARS – a non-profit trade association comprised of all Eugene area radio stations recently awarded $10,500 in scholarships to student volunteers on school radio stations in Oregon. Its goal is to support students pursuing a radio career through post-secondary education. Students were selected by EARS to receive 2019 scholarships, because […]
KRVM’s Jivin’ Johnny Etheredge spoke by phone with Brian Wilson, ahead of his upcoming September 17th appearance at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in Portland. Here’s the link to the interview.
George Clinton & Parliament – Photos by Brad Cook Photography
Our June “Kick Off to Summer” Fund Drive was a success! Thank you to everyone that donated or continues to donate on a monthly basis. We could not provide great music programming or a student broadcast program without you. As an added incentive, we gave away prize packages each day during the Fund Drive. All […]
A Celebration of Life for Professa Pete was held Saturday, June 1st, at Armitage Park. “Professa Pete” Peterson, the host of Bump Skool and an alternate host of Grooveland, passed away suddenly on May 8. Professa Pete, known for his love of “all things funk”, entertained KRVM listeners each week with tracks from his extensive […]
Fifty years ago, on May 21st, 1969, Jefferson Public Radio’s flagship station KSOR signed on the air for the first time. Jefferson Public Radio’s News and Information network is broadcast in the Eugene/Springfield area on KRVM-AM 1280. JPR News Director Liam Moriarty recently sat down with JPR Executive Director Paul Westhelle to share some reflections […]
Robin Trower, an English rock guitarist and vocalist, checked in with KRVM “Decades of Rock” host Mark Sullivan prior to coming through Eugene for a show at the McDonald Theatre. Trower is known as one of rock’s prime guitarists, due to his uncanny ability to channel Jimi Hendrix’s blues-psych, Fender Strat-fueled playing style.
American life coach and internet comedian, JP Sears, checked in with KRVM’s Jivin’ Johnny Etheredge prior to his performance at the Hult Center for the Performing Arts in Eugene on Sunday, May 5th. He is known for his satirical parodying of veganism, gluten-free fads, new age beliefs, social justice warriors and other “modern hippy” topics […]
Eugene School District 4J Board and Budget meetings are broadcast live on KRVM 1280 AM. You’ll find a calendar of the meetings on the 4J School District website. The live meetings are also available online by clicking here. The online live stream is being tested at this time so please let us know if you have any issues […]