Latest News for: Radio jazz


KCCK celebrating blues hosts with sold-out party

News-Press Now 26 Jan 2022
26—As the title suggests, Jazz 88.3 KCCK-FM has long been known for its award-winning jazz programming. But the radio station housed at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids also sings the blues, with Bob DeForest of Cedar Rapids and John Heim of Marion leading the band — or in their case, multiple bands.

The Digital Content Producer: Joseph Vella

All About Jazz 25 Jan 2022
Joseph Vella has been on that technological edge since the beginning of the internet and has been able to combine his fascination with technology with his love of music, jazz in particular. He gave many of the marquee jazz institutions (record labels and musicians) their first online presence ... All About Jazz ... You also have a love for jazz.

It's already a good year for new music, with The Weeknd and Elvis Costello, and ...

Finger Lakes Times 25 Jan 2022
Robert Glasper, "Black Radio III." Genre-splicing, jazz-R&B-hip-hop pianist and composer Robert Glasper is set to release the third part of the trilogy which began with 2011′s "Black Radio," which won a best R&B Grammy the following year ... "Black Radio III" is out Feb.

Obituary: Bobbe 'Beegie' Long Adair

Williamson Herald 24 Jan 2022
During and after college, she played in jazz bands and spent three years teaching music to children before moving to Nashville, where she became a session musician, working on “The Johnny Cash Show” on television, “The Ralph Emery Show” on radio and the WSMNoon Show” broadcast in Nashville.

Bill Goodwin: Not Less Than Everything

All About Jazz 24 Jan 2022
Bill Goodwin is like a breath of fresh air blowing through jazz ... " data-original-title="" title="">Shelly Manne, to today, around his 80th birthday, he has loved jazz and the musicians unconditionally. He has befriended and worked with so many of the great jazz artists that it's hard to count them ... All About Jazz ... Dad was in radio and films.

Myscha Theriault: Discover deep roots, high value in New Orleans neighborhoods

Finger Lakes Times 24 Jan 2022
Creole culture, jazz history and brass ... Other highlights include the radio broadcast history of the area, and walking past the home of current jazz great Trombone Shorty, a reminder that New Orleans’ artistic heritage is tied as much to current legacy makers as it is to past ones.

Sports on the air: Here’s what games are on TV and radio for the week ...

Deseret News 23 Jan 2022
Jazz at Warriors, AT&T SportsNet/NBA TV, 6.30 p.m ... RADIO BASKETBALL ... Jazz at Warriors, AM-1280/FM-97.5/FM-102.7/AM-1600, 6.30 p.m ... Jazz at Suns, AT&T SportsNet/NBA TV, 7 p.m ... RADIO BASKETBALL. Jazz at Suns, AM-1280/FM-97.5/AM-1600, 7 p.m ... Suns at Jazz, AT&T SportsNet/ESPN, 8 p.m ... RADIO NBA Jazz at Grizzlies, AM-1280/FM-97.5/AM-1600, 6 p.m.

Jazz Musician of the Day: Django Reinhardt

All About Jazz 23 Jan 2022
All About Jazz is celebrating Django Reinhardt's birthday today!. The man who became the 1st European jazz giant was born Jean Baptiste Reinhardt on January 24 1910 in a Gypsy encampment at Liberchies Belgium ... Jazz Menagerie ... Radio. A BROAD SPECTRUMNew Releases Plus a Celebration of Jazz Capricorns...

Is Old Music Killing New Music?

The Atlantic 23 Jan 2022
I love jazz, but many of the radio stations focused on that genre play songs that sound almost the same as what they featured 10 or 20 years ago ... They are even bringing jazz back as dance music. But the songs they release sound dangerously different from older jazz, and are thus excluded from many radio stations for that same reason.

JazzWeek Radio Chart: January 24, 2022

All About Jazz 22 Jan 2022
All About Jazz publishes the weekly JazzWeek Radio Chart. Discover new releases, track chart movement, and learn what is being played on jazz radio stations in the United States ... 16 18 16 Ray Obiedo Ray Obiedo Latin Jazz Vol ... 18 33 18 Jeremy Monteiro & Alberto Marsico Jazz-Blues Brothers (JazzNote) 149 116 +33 1 26 16 6 ... Radio JazzWeek Michael Ricci.

Arkadia Records, Marking Its 25th Anniversary, Reinvents Itself For The Digital Age

All About Jazz 21 Jan 2022
The jazz label founded and run by Bob Karcy has embraced the digital musical landscape, releasing its complete catalog on the full gamut of online streaming platforms and preparing its first releases since the 2000s—including the newly recorded debut album by Brazil’s Tetel Di Babuya, due for June 24 release ... Jazz Menagerie ... Radio.

Coop’s Records owner Ezell Cooper, South Side store owner and ‘jazzologist,’ dead at 89

Chicago Sun-Times 21 Jan 2022
Rick Wojcik, owner of the Dusty Groove record store, called him ‘a legend.’ He carried all musical genres, but his specialty was jazz ... They would have battles playing jazz records.” “We were called the ‘Alley Cats,’ ” said Carter-Bey, a radio host on WDCB-90.9 FM ... His family hopes to have a memorial service this spring at which they’ll play jazz.

Playhouse on Park presents ‘Five Guys Named Moe’

The Register Citizen 21 Jan 2022
WEST HARTFORD — “Five GUys Named Moe,” written by Clarke Peters, with music and lyrics by Louis Jordan, will run at Playhouse on Park Jan. 26-Feb. 27 ... But don’t worry about our hero ... Enter five guys named Moe, stepping out through his radio to cajole, comfort and jazz him with dozens of whimsical hit songs from the extraordinary Louis Jordan ... .

Peter Slavid - ‘European Modern Jazz’ on the radio playlist, first broadcast 16/01/2022.

The Jazz Mann 20 Jan 2022
Broadcaster & journalist Peter Slavid has forwarded details of the music played on his UK & European Jazz radio show on 16/01/22, which is available via a number of UK & international radio stations ... .

Jazz, Old Norse and ‘troll tunes’: the strange, stunning music of Shetland

The Observer 20 Jan 2022
Other unique musicians have thrived on Shetland.They include the late“Peerie” (Little) Willie Johnson, a guitarist from the Yell who developed his own style of folk and jazz fusion, influenced by western swing and Gypsy tunes that he first heard on the radio, then taught himself by ear ... The jazz saxophonist Norman Wilmore.