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Abe Beeson


Fill In Variety Mix Host

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At KCMU/KEXP since 1993

Real job:
Evening jazz host at KPLU 88.5FM
B.A. in Communications, Pacific Lutheran University, hosted The Live Room from ’93 to ’02, voracious local music fan since my early teens.

I love the absurdity of “famous” musicians, especially in light of the many local musicians, of equal or greater talent, that don’t get their due recognition. I once met Rob “Milli Vanilli” Palatis at a radio convention and told him - drunken tongue firmly in cheek - “I love your stuff, man!”. talk about surreal...

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