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 & 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 6 p.m.

Upcoming Schedule:

October 13: Fall Drive Kick-Off Party - A special edition of Studio Live, featuring live performances from the KSMU All Stars, including Dallas Jones, Kristi Merideth, Molly Healey and more! Tune in at noon for the broadcast celebrating public radio in the Ozarks, then join us at Barley Wheat & Rye that evening for a Social Hour party. Click the link above for more details. 

November 10: Shaun Munday

December 8: Jin J. X

January 12: The Norman Jackson Band

February 9: The Sertoma Chili Cook-Off's KSMU Acoustic Stage Preview

March 9: The Ozark Sheiks

April 13: Failing Minnesota

Jessica Balisle / KSMU

Paddlefish was in the studio today to talk to Randy and Jessica about life at the new in downtown Springfield while sharing original rock tunes inspired by bands like Dinosaur Jr. and Television.  

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