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:

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

May 11: The Hook Knives

June 8: Andy Havens

Jessica Balisle / KSMU

Dallas Jones and Molly Healey were back on Studio Live today with musicians that played on their new album, Sunday: Jimmy Rea on drums, Austin Wilson on bass, Stevie Newman on electric guitar, and Chad Graves on pedal steel.

Harry Moore

Sugar Thumb was in the studio today to share their western swing and classic country jazz on Studio Live. Members include Jimmy Rea, Chad Graves, Austin Wilson and Cliffton Boone. 

Liz Malarkey / KSMU

Brother Wiley stopped by the KSMU studios for Studio Live Performance to promote their third album, Murder the Mystery. The band's CD release show will be Saturday at 6:30 pm at  Lindberg's on C-Street. 

Band members include Todd Mincks, Brett Miller, Kenny Wirt and Jessica Balisle.

Jessica Balisle / KSMU

The James White Trio from Harrison, AR stopped by the studio today to play Americana music on Studio Live. Members are James White, guitar and vocals; Sam Coffey, banjo and dobro; and Casey Terry, saxophone. 

Jessica Balisle / KSMU

The Sapphire City Nighthawks stopped by the KSMU studios today for rock 'n' roll and discussions on comic books, their new EP and why they rule the night.

Band members: Todd Balisle, Jonathan Keeney, CH McCoy, Taylor Steele, Toad Wyrick