Welcome To Jazz 98.5 FM, WSAX
The Official Website of Jazz 98.5 FM, WSAX
Owned and Operated Locally by
SEMM Foundation, a non-profit organization

  Jazz 98.5 FM wants to be your 
  regular go-to source for listening
  and enjoying jazz music, whether
  on the radio or online.  We play a
  wide selection of jazz styles from
  A to Z and everything in between.
  We brew jazz just the way you like
  it.  Watch with your ears.

The Art Of Jazz Is Our Legacy Keep The Art Of Jazz Alive

Take A Child To See A Jazz Performance Or Concert

Teach A Child To
Appreciate Jazz

Play A Jazz CD And
Let A Child Listen With You

Return Jazz/Stage Band To
Our Local School Curriculum

Make us your radio media partner.
Include us in your advertising budget and media mix.  Let us create a package
that fits your advertising budget!

Today's Jazz Life Moment
Live Jazz Happening Around Town Today

Don't Let The Art of Jazz Become Extinct

Mon. Sep 23rd

Press The Play Button To Hear

Listen To Other Live Jazz Events Happening This Week


Don't Let The Art of Jazz Become Extinct

Enjoy One Or More Of Our Saxciting Shows

Find More Of Our Saxciting Shows HERE

Choose The Artists You Want
To See Perform
at the
2020 Jazz At The Amp

Submit Your Recommendations Here

Your Voice Counts
Make Your Recommendation Today!

Discover and consider other "unfamiliar" artists!
Listen Each Saturday from 3pm to 6pm

Artists You Know - Artists You'll Want To Know
Only On Jazz 98.5 FM, WSAX
Daily And Featured On Saturday's "New Music Showcase" 3pm - 6pm

Central Ohio Jazz Fans - You Make The Call!

To all of our Jazz 98.5 FM listeners and jazz fans, here's how you can be a part of choosing the artists you want to see and hear live in concert in our future concert events. Start tuning in each and every Saturday from 3pm to 6pm and listen to our Saturday New Music Showcase where we feature only the New Music Releases from artists you know and from artists you'll want to know and see in concert. Check our daily playlists for the name of the song and artist that played from 3pm to 6pm during our Saturday
New Music Showcase.



New Releases From These Artists & Groups

Althea Rene  Jake Shimabukuro  Patrick Yandall 
Art Sherrod Jr.  Jazmin Ghent  Paul Brown 
BillyRay Sheppard  Jeff Ryan  Phaze II 
Bob Baldwin  Jelene  Philippe Saisse Trio 

Tell Your Family & Friends That ...

Jazz Brewed Just The Way You Like It!

Enjoy All The Textures & Flavors

We Support The Art Of Jazz!
Advertise ... Underwrite With Us.
Thank You For Supporting Our Effort!

In Columbus,
Which Do You Prefer?

Classic Jazz or Smooth Jazz
Click My Choice

Watch With Your Ears

Volunteer With Us
Help Keep Jazz Alive

Working Together

You can optionally send your donation in the form
of a Check or Money Order payable to:

SEMM Foundation
P.O. Box 13682
Columbus, Ohio 43213

Thank you for your generosity
and support