J.O.Host, Blues, Etc.
Before moving to Homer in 2009, J.O. lived in Northern California for 40 years and was past President of the Sacramento Blues Society. His interest and passion for the Blues dates back to his teen years some 50 years ago. In partnership with the Homer Council on the Arts, he worked to bring a Blues in the Schools program to schools in Homer, Port Graham and Nanwalek. He enjoys fishing, cooking, his Boxers and living next door to his grandsons
Blues Etc. is a weekly program featuring the best in Blues, old school R&B and Soul, as well as a few surprises. The emphasis is on post-war electrified Blues including Chicago, West Coast, Texas and Louisiana Swamp Blues. JO brings 50 years of deep knowledge of the music and the artists to each meticulously assembled program. The Blues is America's locally grown, artisanal, GMO-free music. Tune in and enjoy some.