Andrea Young

Host - Aspen Beat/Host - Jazz from Aspen

Andrea Young is the host of Aspenbeat and host of Jazz from Aspen on Aspen Public Radio.

Andrea is a longtime member of the Aspen Public Radio family. She’s been Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Bottle Washer and is having the most fun now as a Music Correspondent for the News Department, host of her own eclectic Aspenbeat show on Saturday nights, and as one of the evening DJ’s and hosts of  Jazz From Aspen, which airs nightly on APR.  When she isn’t listening to, playing or searching for the next big trend in music, she’s biking or skiing or just generally enjoying this incredible place she calls home.

Jazz from Aspen - playlist



Sun March 16, 2014

Randy Newman Music

Randy Newman


"Most of my songs are about insensitivity of some kind"
-Randy Newman

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Sun February 16, 2014

Aspenbeat - Chris Wright

Chris Wright "One Way Or Another: My Life In Music, Sport and Entertainment"

Chris Wright is a part time Aspenite and a leading figure in the music industry for more than five decades.  He's just written his autobiography, One Way Or Another: My Life In Music, Sport and Entertainment.  It's the personal story of arguably one of the most successful media and music entrepreneurs in entertainment and music business history.  

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Sat February 8, 2014

Aspenbeat's "Salute to The Beatles"

Aspenbeat’s “Salute to The Beatles” is 50 minutes of uninterrupted Beatles songs.  The Beatles released about 200 songs on 13 albums.  These are 18 favorites, along with an interview with Lindsay Lou of Lindsay Lou and the Flatbellys at the end of the show.


Sun December 29, 2013

Aspenbeat's Best of 2013

Layla Schuon and Andy Schuon in the studios at Aspen Public Radio recording for the 'Aspenbeat' show

Eight year old aspiring broadcaster Layla Schuon and her dad, Andy Schuon, Co-Founder with P. Diddy and President of Revolt TV, showed up at the studios over the weekend to add their picks for Top Pop Song of 2013 and Top Vintage Pop Song to Aspenbeat, Andrea Young's weekly music curation show.  The show also included picks from The New York Times, NPR and Rolling Stone Magazine.

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Mon September 30, 2013

Aspenbeat - New Music for September 2013

Elton John - The Diving Board

Looking for new music?  Elton John, Sting, Mark Knopfler, Jack Johnson, Gloria Estefan and Paul McCartney all have new albums or songs out this month.

The first album you should listen to immediately is Elton John's  'The Diving Board'.  A few of the tunes have made their way onto my 'Constant Repeat playlist on Spotify already.

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