Latest News for: Radio jazz


Tributes paid to 'jazz giant' Chris Barber

BBC News 03 Mar 2021
One of the leading figures in British and European jazz, the trombonist Chris Barber, has died at the age of 90 ... He also presented the BBC Radio 2 series Chris Barber's Jazz Diaries, interviewing guests including Georgie Fame, Mark Knopfler and Humphrey Lyttleton.

I don't know my dad as much as I thought I did. I'm racing against ...

CNN 03 Mar 2021
He didn't play any instruments but had an encyclopedic knowledge of classical music and jazz. He turned me onto WKCR, Columbia University's radio station so I could hear Phil Schaap conducting marathon birthday shows about the great Jazz artists ... important Jazz musicians in 1958.

Arvada Center Using Technology To Reimagine Its Theater Productions

CBS News 02 Mar 2021
Philip Sneed talks with CBSN Denver’s Makenzie O’Keefe (credit CBS) ... They even did an audio-only drama, like the old fashioned radio plays ... Also in April, Arvada Center will be putting on another radio play. Listeners will be whisked away to the glamourous Jazz Age where love and obsession rule the night, in an adaptation of F ... ....

John Mayer Responds to Criticism From Taylor Swift Fans After Joining TikTok

NBCBayArea 02 Mar 2021
John Mayer is learning that TikTok users have no problem with saying what they need to say ... He added the caption, "POV ... Netflix 21 hours ago ... During an interview last month with Andy Cohen on SiriusXM's "Radio Andy," the "Waiting on the World to Change" performer revealed he would secretly be "jazzed" if his exes still composed songs about him ... .

Kennedy: Why kids today can't read a map or play freeze tag

Times Free Press 27 Feb 2021
The list of things that they CAN do is long, and includes ... * Listen to the radio. I literally have never seen either of my sons tune in a radio ... Broadcast radio, no ... My younger son makes fun of me for listening to cool jazz. He tries to get under my skin by telling me that everything on jazz radio is just a different version of the same song ... Kickball ... .

Chidester: Thank you, Harry Jones

Fosters 25 Feb 2021
If you have to ask what jazz is, you'll never know ... However, the genre that stood out for me the most was the jazz music culture that flourished in our community, and although many people were responsible for the early success of the Seacoast jazz culture, for me one person stands large ... Harry had a successful jazz show on the old WBBX radio station.

Joyce Cobb’s Wonderful World: 40 Years After Coming to Memphis, Jazz Singer Still Chasing Her Dreams

The Tennessee Tribune 25 Feb 2021
The Schaps, who renovated their East Memphis house to accommodate their popular house concerts, feature four jazz sessions a year ... She started singing country, working in radio and TV and entertaining at Opryland where she fronted a Dixieland jazz band, earning a Best Vocalist award in 1974 ... He’d play with the Memphis Jazz Orchestra.

Nuggets’ 2020-21 regular-season second-half schedule unveiled

Daily Camera 25 Feb 2021
Altitude will broadcast 35 of the 36 games with the exception of the April 1 matchup against the Clippers airing on TNT. Five games will play on ESPN, including games against the Warriors (April 12 and 23), Clippers (May 1), Lakers (May 3) and Jazz (May 7). All 36 games can be heard on the radio on 92.5 FM and 950 AM ... Fri., May 7 At Utah Jazz 8 p.m ... .

World Afro Day: how to get involved with The Big Hair Assembly

ITV 25 Feb 2021
Organisers of World Afro Day 2021 are encouraging pupils across the UK to take part in an interactive worldwide educational event that promotes natural hair ... World Afro Day ... YolanDa is a double MOBO-award winning saxophonist in the UK, known for her fusion of reggae, jazz and soul. She's also an award-winning TV and radio broadcaster ... .


Salt Lake City Weekly 24 Feb 2021
Equal parts musician, educator and radio host, McBride is a talented bassist, composer and arranger who has won six Grammys, and worked with jazz musicians like Herbie ... He now finds a home on radio, hosting and producing jazz-centric radio shows like SiriusXM's The Lowdown.

5 bygone Wilmington radio stations we'd love to crank up once more

Star News 24 Feb 2021
Just like all media formats, the radio industry has changed quite a lot over the past 20 or 30 years, more or less since the rise of the internet reared ... If only the walls at this former University of North Carolina Wilmington student radio station could talk ... Believe it or not, Wilmington used to have a jazz radio station, short-lived though it was.

National Association of Black Female Executives in Music & Entertainment will Host a Facebook Conversation ...

The Tennessee Tribune 22 Feb 2021
The legendary jazz vocalist is beloved from Beale Street to Europe ... Joyce Cobb musical background has been diverse having sung country, disco, R&B, soul and jazz ... Since 1983 she has had her own radio show on WEVL Memphis presenting blues, jazz, and cutting edge American jazz vocalists.

Most Viewed