Acoustic Lounge

Acoustic Lounge

Acoustic Lounge

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Monday, October 13, 201410/13/2014

Ingrid Michaelson 2014

STAR Artist Ingrid Michaelson visited the STAR 102.5 Acoustic Lounge at the Science Center to play an exclusive performance for…

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Friday, July 18, 201407/18/2014

Matt Nathanson

Matt Nathanson talked heavy metal, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and writing on the road at our Acoustic Lounge. Presented by Charles Gabus Ford.

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Monday, June 16, 201406/16/2014

O.A.R.

See video of OAR in the STAR 102.5 Acoustic Lounge presented by Charles Gabus Ford.

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Thursday, May 8, 201405/08/2014

Andy Grammer

Andy Grammer’s VEISHEA show was cancelled, but he still wanted to perform for his fans in Central Iowa. See video of his new single, “Back Here.” Sponsored by Charles Gabus Ford.

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Sunday, August 11, 201308/11/2013

Vicci Martinez

Vicci’s big voice in a little package from Season One of The Voice wowed everyone in the STAR Acoustic Lounge—presented by Charles Gabus Ford.

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Monday, August 5, 201308/05/2013

Blues Traveler

STAR artist Blues Traveler wowed a lucky group of STAR listeners invited to the STAR 102.5 Acoustic Lounge—presented by Charles Gabus Ford.

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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Ed Sheeran

The red-headed British singer-songwriter enthralled invited STAR listeners and their guests in the STAR 102.5 Acoustic Lounge presented by Charles Gabus Ford—before doing the same in front of many more people at the sold out Taylor Swift concert.

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Thursday, July 18, 201307/18/2013

Plain White T’s

STAR listeners had the chance to listen to some new songs from the Plain White T’s new EP “Should’ve Gone to Bed” as well as an old favorite at STAR 102.5’s Acoustic Lounge.

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Monday, February 11, 201302/11/2013

Matt Hires

Lucky STAR 102.5 listeners and their guest got to “dig a new artist” and “dig” the A T. rex Named Sue exhbit at the Science Center of Iowa.

Tristan Prettyman

Wednesday, August 8, 201208/08/2012

Tristan Prettyman

STAR artist Tristan Prettyman performed several songs off her upcoming release ‘Cedar+Gold’ before lucky STAR listeners and their guests at STAR 102.5’s Acoustic Lounge presented by Charles Gabus Ford at the Science Center of Iowa.

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