Weekly Programs

Shows Every Evening...

KJEM is pleased to air the following student-created-and-curated programs evenings, Monday through Thursday.
Other jazz specialty programs air Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings.

Tune in, unwind and hear a new take on Jazz! Listen at 89.9 on the Palouse, or by clicking the “Play/Pause” button to the right. 

Monday 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

The Speakeasy 

Host Logan Plant brings you a handpicked selection of artists, old and new, as well as a varied mix of vocal jazz. 

Tuesday 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

The Yardsale

Wander into the Yardsale with host Riley Hoover for all of the great jazz you could expect to find at a table of CDs on the front lawn.

Wednesday 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. 

The Swingtime Hour

Join Valerie Rice for an eclectic mix of classic jazz artists and new voices from the swing era on the Swingtime Hour. 

Thursday 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Jazz Account 

Join Mubarak Alawi for a mix of some of your favorite jazz tunes. 

Friday 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Cool Jazz Countdown 

Learn about the latest and greatest in new jazz. The Cool Jazz Countdown highlights the top ten jazz albums of the week within the traditional and contemporary jazz scenes as well as interviews with some of the featured artists. 

Program website: 

http://countdown.podomatic.-com/ 

Saturday 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. 

Retro Cocktail Hour 

A blast from the past. Space age pop from Don Ho to Mel Torme, Henri Mancini to Percy Faith, with visits from the Tiki Lounge Crew and the Evil Genius Orchestra. 

Program Website: 

http://retrococktail.org/ 

Sunday 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. 

Cafe Jazz

A three-hour exploration of jazz in its many forms. Host Gene Knight samples a wide variety of styles, well known and not so well known, each week. Cafe Jazz is produced from the studio of AAPRC Affiliate WVAS-FM 90.7 at Alabama State University in Montgomery, Alabama.