Studio Live

Second Friday of every month, 12-1pm

Hear songs from local musicians as they perform live from the KSMU studios. This hour-long event, held at noon one Friday out of each month, mixes conversation with performance. We'll learn more about these musicians and their love for music, as well as the music itself.

KSMU has also partnered with Barley, Wheat and Rye Social House, for the Studio Live Social Hour, an encore performance of that day's artist at the craft cocktail lounge in southeast Springfield. The performance begins at 5 p.m.

Upcoming Schedule:

April 21: The Theorists

May 12: Drifters Mile

June 9: Patrick Mureithi 

July 14: Ozarks Klezmer Orkestr 

August 11: Justice Adams Band

November 10: Shaun Munday

December 8: Jin J. X

Jessica Balisle / KSMU

Lyal Strickland shared songs from his latest album, Preservation, along with stories of life on the farm and on the road. 

Studio Live
Jessica Balisle / KSMU

Brandon Moore was in the studio with fellow musicians Chad "Gravy" Grave, Dallas Jones, Jimmy Rea, and Kyle Young to promote his first studio album Down in the Dirt, being released in early October. 

Jessica Balisle / KSMU

Vultures of Chaos County joined Jessica and Randy in the studio for an hour of original Gen-X indie grunge rock. The band, led by guitarist/songwriter Danny Maple, includes guitarist Mike Gomez, bassist Chris Vanderpool and drummer Brandon McKee. 

Jessica Balisle / KSMU

The Sounds Pretty Good Combo shared tunes from the Great American Songbook on Studio Live. Catch them tonight, July 8 at Barley Wheat and Rye from 5 to 7 tonight for Studio Live Social Hour

Jessica Balisle / KSMU

Melinda Mullins and Bo Brown were in the KSMU studio today share songs from the Johnny Mullins Collection. Melinda has been working for three years to revitalize and archive her father's songs. She and Bo frequently perform the songs together.