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Strunz and Farah

Performing together since 1979, Strunz & Farah are the innovators of an entirely new expression for the acoustic guitar. You can see them live at Humphreys Backstage Live in two shows at 6:30pm and 8:30pm . Click here to win tickets from Smooth Jazz KIFM! Video of Sand Dancer
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24th San Diego Latino Film Festival

Looking for something to get into this weekend? Check the 24th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival ! The Festival began on March 16th and continues this weekend through the 26th at the AMC 18 Fashion Valley theaters in Mission Valley.
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New Music: Rick Braun's "Around The Horn"

A new CD from Rick Braun , Around The Horn , features special guests Peter White , Till Brönner , Lindsey Webster , & John Stoddart and draws inspiration from unexpected sources including Africa, Brazil, Alicia Keys , Coldplay , Charlie Puth & Selena Gomez . Around The Horn also features...
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Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin Says It's Time To Retire

The 'Queen of Soul' says it's time to take a step back.
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Smooth Jazz KIFM Talks to Keiko Matsui

Smooth Jazz after dark host Ahmen K Dents chats with the legendary and wonderful Keiko Matsui about her new album, upcoming tour and what we are in store for when she plays Humphreys by the bay this Friday!!!1 Tune in for Smooth Jazz After Dark every weekday night with Ahmed on, at 98.1...
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Stevie Wonder, Tom Petty, Maroon 5 to headline Jazz Fest!!

This year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival has NOT ONLY Stevie Wonder; but the line up has headliners like Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Maroon 5, and Dave Matthews. These are just some of the names that were announced when the line up came out Friday. Video of Stevie Wonder - I Just...
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Win tickets to Smooth Jazz shows! /**/ Contest Date Range: Tuesday, March 14th at 12PM –April 1st. 2017 10:00am For the Smooth Jazz Concerts online contest, listeners can enter anytime by clicking the appropriate contest link and filling out the entry form. There are a series of concert ticket...
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Champagne Brunch Cruise | Smooth Jazz KIFM 98.1 HD2

Enter to win a Champagne Brunch on Hornblower Cruises for two from Smooth Jazz KIFM 98.1 HD2!
Contest Date Range: Tuesday, Mar 28th 2017 1:58am - end date to be announced.

Smooth Jazz KIFM Concerts

San Diego's Smooth Jazz KIFM 98.1 HD2 Station is back in San Diego, and is ready to give you your free fixes of prizes! Win big like tickets to Smooth Jazz concerts, vacation stays, and more!
Contest Date Range: Tuesday, Mar 28th 2017 1:58am - end date to be announced.

Kenny G's Son Is A Metal Head?

Son of the legendary musician Kenny G, Max Gorelick is a part of a metal trio band named The Mantle! Kenny G's song took after him with his musical talent by having no restrictions when it comes to his instrumentals. Different genres carrying different characteristics, but the talent is definitely...
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