Professor Bop and his sometimes able assistant explore the Jurassic era of modern american music, (yes, the contradiction in terms is intentional) called Bebop. We will feature such noteworthy constituents as Bird, Diz, Monk, Fats, Klook, and Bud. Some forays into more modern jazz are possible with a smattering of Beatniks thrown in.
A show dedicated to the music of Paul Motian. Paul spent his lifetime (1931- 2011) in Jazz as a drummer, composer, sideman and band leader. Each week, the show centers around a theme such as early influences, particular compositions, a time period or his work with specific players. The show also features short readings from his autobiography, journals and interviews. Input and questions from the community are welcome.
Check out the 167! Podcasts available for listening here: https://jazzcloset.blogspot.com/p/show-links_71.html and here: https://jazzcloset.blogspot.com/p/archived-shows.html
THE CENTER MUST HOLD is a bi-weekly radio call-in program looking at developments of interest, both political and cultural, local and global, with a decidedly irreverent slant.
"Things fall apart; the center cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world." But friends... With all due apologies to William Butler, The Center Must Hold...
Eric Your host, a sometime instructor and former student of the Autodidact, and currently a licensed trial balloon test pilot, will present topics, from multiple viewpoints, striving to entertain, illuminate and celebrate the human condition.
But remember correlation is not causation. And nobody ever makes it out alive...
Tune in Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:00 - 7:00
Tonight: Political Roundup w/ Matt