Live Music Showcase

Live Music Showcase Podcast

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  • Friday

    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Join Host Ken Apperson and the LMS Crew every Friday as we broadcast performances from local and national artists live from the Mike Eisenstadt Studio at WMNF. Tune in to catch the interviews and performances live – or listen to the archive below or on YouTube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or any other streaming platform.



Live Music Showcase Archives


BadCameo | April 29th, 2022

The BadCameo funk train is rolling into the LMS studio on WMNF 88.5fm! Join us as we listen to the band’s brand new single, and learn from the masters how to DIY your own national tour!





Navin Avenue | March 25th, 2022

Navin Ave. has a story to tell. Their new album “ Book One: A Little Warming” is a concept album and the band’s first album release. If you love a rock driven sound complimented by a beautiful female voice, this is the band for you.




The Beaches | March 19, 2022

Toronto natives, The Beaches, will stop into Live Music Showcase ahead of a performance at Innings Festival this weekend in Tampa. The all-women group has been playing for nearly a decade. You can hear their latest single, Blow Up, here.


Matt Woods | March 11, 2022

Touring artist Matt Woods joins us in studio with Adam Lee. These two authentic country troubadours bring the twang!  If you love storyteller style Americana music, this episode is for you!


alt-j | March 4, 2022

The UK Indie Pop Rock outfit, alt-J, joins host Ken Apperson and the Live Music Showcase crew for an interview and performance ahead a headline performance at the Yuengling Center in Tampa.


Synergy In A Cup | February 25, 2022

On one of the most energetic episodes the show has ever seen, Synergy In A Cup brings the HEAT!  DJ Spaceship of Waves of the Bay (Saturdays 10pm-12am) Co-hosts this action packed episode.  Shout out to Tone Capone’s Beard!


Best of Recap – Pledge Drive | February 18, 2022

On this very special episode of Live Music Showcase, Mark Perfetti and Ken Apperson listen to some of the best recordings from past episodes and encourage YOU the listener to donate a little moola to WMNF Community Radio.


The Dog Apollo | February 11, 2022

Jacksonville band The Dog Apollo Stops by the studio to share their new song “Hearbeat”  and a whole lot more!  DJ Spaceship (Waves of the Bay Saturdays at 10pm) Co-hosts this episode.


Fantastical Tigers | February 4, 2022

Lo-Fi vibes and all the Purple one band can muster. Mike Mass (Wave Theory Radio Tuesday Mornings 12am-3am) Co-hosts this episode. Fantastical Tigers stops into LMS to talk about their new tunes and the melding of marriage and music.

Hosted By...

Ken Apperson  [email protected]

Host WMNF's Live Music Showcase

Mark Perfetti  

Head Engineer and Producer of WMNF's Live Music Showcase

The LMS Crew  

With years of television and audio experience combined, these volunteers donate their time and expertise to get LMS live on air every Friday!