Real People Real Radio
Tucson and Southern Arizona's Community Radio
May 24, 2020 12:00 PM – 2:55 PM
With Brad and Laura
Classic and vocal jazz, old and new.
Thanks for listening! You can contact Brad or Laura at: firstname.lastname@example.org
This week, we're putting a special focus on artists with new music out during the Covid-19 disruption. Plus some classic and spoken word jazz - and B-Dog's Jazz Stash, this week a dive into the current London jazz scene, with a bit of history. Here we go...
The Gil Evans Orchestra La Nevada
Out of the Cool GRP Records 1996
Original album was the 4th release from new label Impulse! Records in early 1961. [#A(S)4]
Const New Point Of View
Const: New Point of View - EP IYOUWE Records 2020
Swedish vocalist Karin Burman & keyboardist Peter Burman, featuring Lenny White - drums and producer
Avishai Cohen Hidden Chamber
Big Vicious ECM Records 2020
With his scheduled tour cancelled, Mr. Cohen has been listening to and playing music, taking walks, playing with his kids.
Andy Milne & Unison Resolution
The reMission (with Unison) Sunnyside Records 2020
Mr. Milne and his trio, all jazz educators, are adjusting to remote teaching challenges/opportunities and cancelled spring/summer gigs.
Andy Gonzalez Addams Family
Entre Colegas Truth Revolution Records 2016
Bassist Andy Gonzalez passed from among us this spring. Thank you for the music, Mr. Gonzalez!
Andy Gonzalez Inspiración de Cachao
Entre Colegas Truth Revolution Records 2016
An homage to the late Cuban bassist, Israel Lopez Valdes, best known as "Cachao"!
Ray Mantilla & The New Space Station Mantilla's Jam Too
Man-Ti-Ya Savant 2004
An energetic update of a composition released in 1999
Ray Mantilla Third Plane
High Voltage Savant Records, Inc. 2017
Percussionist Ray Mantilla passed from among us recently. Thank you for the music, Mr. Mantilla!
Joey Alexander Downtime
Warna Verve 2020
Kandace Springs Gentle Rain (feat. Chris Potter)
The Women Who Raised Me Blue Note Records 2020
features Chris Potter - trumpet
Eric Alexander Slow Hot Wind
Eric Alexander with Strings HighNote Records 2019
Lisa Marie Simmons Virtuoso
NoteSpeak (Amori e Tragedie In Musica) Ropeadope 2020
American artist currently based in northern Italy.
Heisenberg Uncertainty Players Nevertheless, She Persisted
Gradient John Dorhauer 2020
Young Chicago area players, directed by John Dorhauer, who has secured an emergency relief grant that gives the players some revenue. Until venues go 'live' again, they are posting new videos and composing new works.
Lynne Arriale Trio American Tune
Chimes of Freedom Challenge Records 2019
Pat Metheny From This Place (feat. Meshell Ndegeocello - vocal)
From This Place Nonesuch 2020
In March, Pat Metheny's tour quartet waited in a Buenos Aires hotel as venues cancelled their bookings throughout S. America
Lakecia Benjamin Affinity (feat. Reggie Workman & Greg Osby)
Pursuance : The Coltranes Ropeadope 2020
Ms. Benjamin's alto sax-led project is a tribute to her early musical influence Alice Coltrane, + her later discovery of John Coltrane.
Alice Coltrane Blue Nile (features Pharoah Sanders and Joe Henderson - alto flutes)
Ptah the El Daoud Impulse! 1970
Pharoah Sanders, Joe Henderson - tenor sax & alto flute, Ron Carter - bass, Ben Riley - drums
Kurt Elling A Certain Continuum (feat. Danilo Perez)
Secrets Are the Best Stories (feat. Danilo Perez) Edition Records 2020
Kirk Knuffke Bring a Bell
Tight Like This Steeplechase Records 2020
Amber Weekes Brown Baby
Pure Imagination Amber Inn Productions 2019
Shabaka and the Ancestors You’ve Been Called
We Are Sent Here By History Impulse! 2020
London-born/based saxophonist Shabaka Hutchings is an alumnus of Tomorrow's Warriors, a jazz education/mentoring program (as are many others of this set's players). Mr. Hutchings is spending lockdown time listening to classic Alice Coltrane, new music, and 'Zooming' about jazz.
Theon Cross LDN's Burning
Fyah Gearbox Records 2019
Tubist Theon Cross also is a Tomorrow's Warriors alum.
Blume Domino Recording Co 2019
Features Nubya Garcia, Sheila Maurice Gray, Rosie Turton, Shirley Tetteh, Lizy Exell, Rio Kai. Most were members of Tomorrow's Warriors Female Collective program.
Gary Crosby's Nu Troop Transmigration
Migrations Dune Records 1997
A founding member of '80s-90s era London's Jazz Warriors, bassist/educator/mentor Gary Crosby started Tomorrow's Warriors in 1991.
Archie Shepp & Attica Blues orchestra The Cry of My People
I Hear the Sound (Live) Archieball 2013
Happy 83rd birthday, Mr. Shepp!
Flicks Flicks with The Film Snob features a weekly film review focused on new independent releases and old classics.
https://kxci.org/programs/flicks-film-snob/ KXCI 2019