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Join us Monday October 4th at 1:00 as Mike Jacobs celebrates the 27th anniversary of Blues in the Afternoon. Mike will have music spanning the last 27 yearsincluding new releases and stellar local talent like Hector Anchondo, TheRex Granite Band and more! 

Mike Jacobs has been with KIOS since 1988 while attending the University of Nebraska at Omaha.  Mike began his career at KIOS working weekends as local host for NPR’s Weekend Edition.  He also hosted Morning Edition from 1990-1996. 

Mike began hosting the weekly blues program “Blues in the Afternoon” in October 1994 and took on the responsibilities of jazz programming and maintaining the music library in 1996. He has held the position of Music Director since 2002. In addition to hosting “Jazz in the Afternoon” on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Mike took the time out of his busy schedule to celebrate KIOS’ 50th birthday and chat with Mike Hogan "Live & Local" about the early days, the technology changes, and what KIOS has meant to him.

 Blues in the Afternoon hosted by Mike Jacobs will celebrate it's 23rd anniversary Monday October 2nd on KIOS-FM. The show airs from 1:00-3:00 PM.