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Advanced Music History: May 25 - May 29

Published 3 days ago by Jim Nelson and Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Born on May 25:Joe King of The FrayPaul Weller of The Jam/The Style CouncilThis happened on May 25:In 1968, The Rolling Stones released “Jumpin’ Jack Flash.”In 1973, Carole King gave...

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Songs From 88.5 FM Artists During Self-Isolation

Published 29 days ago by Adam J. Burt and Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

In these unprecedented times, some of us have been blessed with more time than we know what to do with.

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Joe Walsh Challenge Match 2020

Published 31 days ago by Jet

We are very pleased to announce that a Challenge Match has been issued by Joe Walsh, longtime friend of the station and generous supporter of the Independent 88.5 FM.

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SXSW 2020 | 88.5 FM Radio Day Stage

Published 3 months ago by Adam J .Burt and Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Headed to Austin for SXSW 2020 this year? 88.5 FM will be hosting their very own stage on March 19 and YOU better be there.

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Mavis Staples | A Song A Day

Published 4 months ago by Dave Sloan and Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

88.5 FM and The Soraya proudly present Mavis Staples with Son Little at The Soraya on the CSUN campus. To honor this legendary icon, we present you with a song a day leading up to her show on Thursday, February 13.

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Stagecoach 2020 Ticket Giveaway

Published 4 months ago by Intern Adam J. Burt

Listen to Nic Harcourt’s show every Monday in January for your chance to win VIP passes to the largest country music festival in the world!

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The Grahams Live at Hotel Cafe Jan 16 - Free Entry!

Published 5 months ago by Jet

88.5 FM has your chance to see The Grahams live at Hotel Cafe on Thursday, January 16 at 8PM, for Free! Either print out the flyer below or pull it...

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Aerosmith Flyaway Sweepstakes In Las Vegas November 14

Published 9 months ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Thanks to our friends at Maverick, The Independent 88.5 FM wants to send you and a guest to see rock legends, Aerosmith at Park Theater at Park MGM in Las...

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