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Center Stage on Live365: Smooth Jazz Network

Center Stage on Live365 this week is Smooth Jazz Network – "The originators of SMOOTH JAZZ." We spoke with the station manager Allen Kepler about their history with radio, their station's programming, and we got some music recommendations. Check out the interview below!

What made you get started in radio?


What brought you to Live365?

Seeking freedom

What's your favorite part about running your own radio station?

I love sharing the music

Tell us about your station's programming. What can listeners expect when they tune in to your station?

The Smooth Jazz Network reflects the best music in the genre today, while featuring the greatest smooth jazz hits of the past 30+ years.

Name one artist that you play on your station that is underrated in your opinion.

Norman Brown, the greatest guitarist alive today

What's your favorite music memory/moment?

Interviewing Tony Bennett

Please list your top 5 or 10 songs, with a brief reason why each song made your list.

These are just a few of the tunes that define smooth jazz as a music genre...

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