Acoustic Lounge

Acoustic Lounge

Acoustic Lounge

Ryan Star & Andy Grammer

Tuesday, January 31, 201201/31/2012

Andy Grammer & Ryan Star

STAR artists Andy Grammer and Ryan Star stopped by the Science Center of Iowa to perform before a lucky group of STAR listeners and their guests.

Mat Kearney

Tuesday, October 11, 201110/11/2011

Mat Kearney

STAR 102.5 listeners got treated to an intimate acoustic performance from STAR artist Mat Kearney in STAR 102.5’s Acoustic Lounge at the Science Center of Iowa.

Matt Nathanson

Thursday, July 14, 201107/14/2011

Matt Nathanson

STAR artist Matt Nathanson performed in front of a live, studio audience of lucky invited STAR 102.5 listeners, their guests and STAR staff.

Andy Grammer

Monday, June 20, 201106/20/2011

Andy Grammer

STAR artist Andy Grammer entertained enthusiastic fans at his private listener lounge at the Science Center of Iowa by playing songs off his recently released debut and answering listener questions.

Colbie Caillat

Sunday, August 22, 201008/22/2010

Colbie Caillat

Before she opened up for Sheryl Crow at the Iowa State Fair Grandstand later that night, STAR Artist Colbie Caillat treated lucky STAR 102.5 listeners and their guests to a private concert and interview session.

Kris Allen

Friday, August 13, 201008/13/2010

Kris Allen

STAR Artist and American Idol Season 8 winner Kris Allen performed “The Truth,” “Alright with Me,” “Live Like We’re Dying” and a cover of Michael Jackson’s “Man in the Mirror” before a select audience of STAR 102.5 listeners.

Sons of Sylvia

Thursday, July 15, 201007/15/2010

Sons of Sylvia

STAR Artist Sons of Sylvia dropped by the STAR 102.5 studio to chat with Karess and play a few tunes, including their hit “Love Left to Lose.”

Ryan Star

Thursday, June 10, 201006/10/2010

Ryan Star

STAR Artist Ryan Star performed “Last Train Home,” “Breathe” and a cover of Peter Gabriel’s “In Your Eyes” at an exclusive concert for STAR E-Mail Club listeners and their guests.

Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic

Monday, March 22, 201003/22/2010


STAR Artist OneRepublic performed “Apologize,” “Stop and Stare,” “All the Right Moves” and answered questions from STAR E-Mail Club listeners and their guests.

Alex Band

Tuesday, February 23, 201002/23/2010

Alex Band

Alex Band (formerly of The Calling) performed in front of a select group of STAR E-mail Club members and guests at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar in West Des Moines.

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