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This show begins with Metheny covers from Blades, Haynes and Elling. Next up is a "Welcome" by Santana from his jazzy years. Other highlights include Giacomo Gates does Miles, Rene Rosnes and much more.

Playlist
Artist ~ Track ~ Album
Ruben Blades ~ First Circle ~ Mundo
Roy Haynes & The Fountain of Youth ~ James ~ Whereas
Kurt Elling ~ Minuano ~ Man In The Air
Kurt Elling ~ An American Tune ~ 1619 Broadway - The Brill Building
Santana ~ Flame-Sky ~ Welcome
Santana ~ Welcome ~ Welcome
Larry Coryell ~ Well You Needn't ~ Tricycles
Jimmy Greene ~ Revelation ~ Mission Statement
Giacomo Gates ~ Be-Bop lives/Boplicity ~ Bopliciy
Giacomo Gates ~ Four ~ Milestones
Gary Burton & Makoto Ono ~ Excursions I, Opus 20 ~ Virtuosi
Rene Rosness ~ Deep in the Blue (Tiktaaik) ~ Written in the Rocks
Rene Rosness ~ Goodbye Mumbai ~ Written in the Rocks

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Tenor saxophone players dominate this week's podcast. Turrentine, Henderson and Getz are perhaps best known. However, the next generation players are placing there mark on the jazz scene, like Joshua Redman, Jimmy Greene and Jovan Alexandre. Also on this podcast is young Jacob Collier and Carlos Santana. We wrap up with another great tenor player, Gato Barbiera.


Stanley Turrentine - Sugar - CTI records

Playlist
Artist ~ Track ~ Album
00:08 Stanley Turrentine ~ Sugar ~ Sugar
11:14 Joshua Redman Elastic Band ~ Put It In Your Pocket ~ Momentum
18:05 Joshua Redman ~ Turnaround ~ Wish
24:29 Jovan Alexandre ~ Red Blues ~ Collective Consciousness
36:58 Joe Henderson ~ Relaxin' at Camarillo ~ Relaxin' at Camarillo
46:18 Jimmy Greene ~ Fathers And Sons ~ Mission Statement
53:05 Stan Getz ~ La Fiesta ~ Captain Marvel
1:03:38 Snarky Puppy ~ Don't You Know (feat. Jacob Collier) ~ Family Dinner
1:14:22 Jacob Collier ~ Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing ~ YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pvKUttYs5ow
1:20:49 Santana ~ Song of the Wind ~ Caravansarai
1:26:58 Gato Barbieri ~ Europa (Carlos Santana) ~ Caliente!

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Covers

This podcast begins with tracks from cover albums from Billy Childs (Laura Nyro), Dave Stryker (70's R&B), and The Ed Polermo Big Band (Zappa). Also of note are new releases from guitarist Rale Macic and the sophomore release from young pianist Joey Alexander.

 
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Dave Stryker - Eight Track II
 
Playlist
Artist ~ Track ~ Album
Billy Childs ~ The Confession (feat. Becca Stevens) ~ Map to the Treasure
Billy Childs ~ Save the Country (feat. Shawn Colvin) ~ Map to the Treasure
Dave Stryker ~ Trouble Man ~ eight track II
Dave Stryker ~ I Can't Get Next to You ~ eight track II
The Ed Palermo Big Band ~   ~ One Child Left Behind
Rickie Lee Jones ~ Trouble Man ~ It's Like This
Behn Gillece ~ Dare to Be ~ Dare to Be
Black Art Jazz Collective ~ Salvador da Bahia ~ Presented by The Side Door Jazz Club
Rale Micic ~ Late Call ~ Night Music
Rale Micic ~ Blue ~ Night Music
Joey Alexander ~ City Lights ~ Countdown
Joey Alexander ~ Countdown ~ Countdown


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For fans of the genre-bending Jazz Fusion, we have some interesting takes on this music. From young guitarists Rale Micic, Tom Guarna and Rez Abassi, to Fusion classic bands, Return To Forever, Weather Report and Mahavishnu Orchestra. This show finishes with a new release from Dave Stryker with some tunes you might have listened to on your eight track.

 
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Dave Stryker, Eight Track II
 
Playlist
Artist ~ Track ~ Album
Rale Micic ~ Hotel Insomnia ~ Night Music
Tom Guarna ~ Shambleau ~ Rush
Rez Abbasi & Junction ~ Self-Brewing ~ Behind the Vibration
Return To Forever ~ The Sorceress ~ Romantic Warrior
Tony Williams ~ Allah Be Praised ~ Turn it over
Wayne Shorter ~ Dindi ~ Supernova
Weather Report ~ Medley ~ I Sing the Body Electric
Weather Report ~ 125th Street Congress ~ Sweetnighter
Mahavishnu Orchestra ~ Inner Mounting Flame ~ The Noonward Race
Dave Stryker ~ When Doves Cry ~ eight track II
Dave Stryker ~ Time of the Season ~ eight track II

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Our Miles Davis 90th Birthday tribute show. You will hear Miles' first and second great quintets along with an early recording with Charlie Parker and a sideman date with Cannonball. Then his transition to electronics beginning with explorations with his quintet, to full throttle jazz/rock fusion. We finish with fusion masters John McLaughlin and Weather Report. Over 2 hours of great music covering the many sides of Miles.


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Bitches Brew, Miles Davis

Tracklist
Artist ~ Album ~ Track
Miles Davis and John Coltrane ~ Straight No Chaser ~ Miles & Trane
Miles Davis ~ Walkin' ~ Friday Nights In Person At the Blackhawk, San Francisco
Charlie Parker ~ KC Blues ~ The Original Recording of Charlie Parker
Cannonball Adderley ~ One For Daddy-O ~ Somethin' Else
Miles Davis ~ Footprints ~ Miles Smiles
Miles Davis ~ Filles De Kilimanjaro ~ Filles De Kilimanjaro
Miles Davis ~ In A Silent Way/It's About That Time ~ In A Silent Way
Miles Davis ~ Spanish Key ~ Bitches Brew
Miles Davis ~ Black Satin ~ On The Corner
Miles Davis ~ Ms. Morrisine ~ The Columbia Years 1955-1985
Mahavishnu Orchestra ~ Miles Beyond ~ Birds of Fire
Weather Report ~ 125th Street Congress ~ Sweetnighter
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West Side Story

We begin with a couple of jazz covers from the great musical West Side Story. Also of interest is the new Esperanza Spalding album and a tribute to the late Thomas Chapin who was a local hero from Manchester CT.

 
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West Side Story - Dave Grusin
 
Track ~ Artist ~ Album
Prologue ~ Dave Grusin ~ presents West Side Story
Maria ~ Eric Reed ~ Pure Imagination
Earth To Heaven ~ Esperanza Spaulding ~ Emily's D+Evolution
Unconditional Love ~ Esperanza Spalding ~ Emily's D+Evolution
Pantheon ~ Thomas Chapin Trio + Brass ~ Insomnia
You Don't Know Me ~ Thomas Chapin ~ You Don't Know Me
Star Eyes ~ Kris Allen ~ Circle House
Body and Soul ~ Orice Jenkins ~ Soar
Conflict ~ Greg Abate ~ Motif
 

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This podcast kicks off with some modern clarinet work by Oran Etkin and later in the show from Anat Cohen. In the middle is a new album by Greg Abate with the late Phil Woods in one of his last recordings. A vocal set follows with Luciana Souza, Cyrille Aimee, and Norah Jones (with new Charles Lloyd). Some fusion to finish the podcast with two Frank's - Varella and Zappa.

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What's New? Reimagining Benny Goodman - Oran Etkin on iTunes

Artist ~ Album ~ Track
Oran Etkin ~ Be Good Lady ~ What's New? Reimagining Benny Goodman 
Greg Abate + Phil Woods ~ Strollin' ~ Kindred Spirits 
Greg Abate + Phil Woods ~ Yardbird Suite ~ Kindred Spirits
Luciana Souza ~ At The Fair ~ Speaking In Tongues 
Cyrille Aimee ~ Live Alone and Like It ~ Let's Get Lost 
Charles Lloyd & The Marvels ~ You Are So Beautiful ~ I Long to See You 
Anat Cohen ~ Lilia ~ Luminosa 
Anat Cohen ~ Bachio (feat. Rumero Lubambo) ~ Luminosa 
Josh Evans ~ Steps ~ Hope and Despair 
Frank Varella ~ Giant Steps ~ Grandma's Revenge 
Frank Zappa ~ Waka Jawaka ~ Waka Jawaka 
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MLK Tribute

This tribute podcast recorded on the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. features music by Noah Baerman from his 2005 release dedicated to the life of the greatest American civil rights leader. That is followed by Nina Simone's tribute to Dr. King. David Bowie is also remembered with music from his final album Blackstar. We hear from Donny McCaslin who collaborated with Bowie on this recording, and some jazz covers of Bowie's work.
 
 
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Soul Force, Noah Baerman

Artist ~ Track ~ Album
Noah Baerman ~ Montgomery, 1956 ~ Soul Force 
Noah Baerman ~ Washington, 1963 ~ Soul Force 
Nina Simone ~ Why? (The King of Love Is Dead) ~ The Best of Nina Simone 
Nina Simone ~ I Wish I Knew How it Would Feel To Be Free ~ The Best of Nina Simone 
David Bowie ~ Blackstar ~ Blackstar 
David Bowie ~ Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime) ~ Blackstar 
Donny McCaslin ~ Alpha and Omega ~ Casting for Gravity 
This Is Not America ~ Not In Our Name ~ Charlie Haden 
The Bad Plus ~ Life on Mars ~ Prog 

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