Friday, March 5, 2021

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

690th Show – March 3, 2021

1 - Franklin Kiermyer - Unified Space Time - Closer to the Sun – 2016
2 - Fats Waller - Us On A Bus - The Essential Fats Waller – 2014
3 - Guy Mintus Trio - Dalb - Dalb – 2019
4 - Jimmy Cobb featuring Roy Hargrove - Remembering U - Remembering U – 2019
5 - Amber Underwood - Go Get It - This is Me – 2020
6 - Doug Talley Quartet - The Buck Stops Here - Kansas City Suite - 2001
7 - BK Trio - Hit It - Hit It – 2020
8 - Bill Crain- Get Up - Bill Brain – 2020
9 - 3d Jazz Trio - L.O.V.E. - Smile – 2020
10 - Jeff Coffin and Derek Brown - Up Jump - Symbiosis - 2021

https://www.mixcloud.com/neonjazzkc/neon-jazz-episode-690-3321/

















Thursday, February 25, 2021

689th Show – February 24, 2021

1 - Joe Martin - Manhattanville - Passage – 2001
2 - Woody Herman - Northwest Passage - 20 Golden Pieces of Woody Herman – 2014
3 - Michael Thomas - Event Horizon - Event Horizon – 2020
4 - Terence Blanchard - Perpetuity - The Malcolm X Jazz Suite – 1993
5 - Patrick Cornelius - Maybe Steps - Maybe Steps – 2011
6 - Roy Eldridge And His Orchestra - All The Cats Join In – 1946
7 - Tarik Hassan - Yalla! - Yalla – 2020
8 - Joe Chambers - Rio - Samba de Maracatu – 2021
9 - New Orleans Hight Society - Ice Cream - New Orleans Hight Society – 202
10 - Gerald Beckett - Swinging At The Haven - Oblivion – 2017

https://www.mixcloud.com/neonjazzkc/neon-jazz-episode-689-22421/


















Wednesday, February 17, 2021

688th Show – February 17, 2021

1 - Slovak Radio Orchestra - Will You Still Be Mine - An Imperfect Storm The Large Ensemble Compositions of Andy Jaffe – 2008
2 - John Coltrane - You Say You Care - Jazz Masters Deluxe Collection – 2012
3 - Marilyn Crispell and Angelica Sanchez - Twisted Roots - How to Turn the Moon – 2020
4 - Rex Stewart And His Orchestra - San Juan Hill – 1939
5 - Helena Kays KIM Trio  - Strawberry Terrace - Moon Palace – 2018
6 - Charlie Parker with Strings - What Is This Thing Called Love - Bird & Strings – 2011
7 - Chris Montague - Dropsy - Edition Label Sampler – 2013
8 - Charlie Watts Quintet - Bluebird – 2018
9 - Fabian Almazan - The Vicarious Life - Personalities – 2011
10 - Christian McBride - Dream Train - People Music – 2013
11 - Bobby Selvaggio - Proteanism - Quantam Man – 2016
12 - Chick Corea And Lionel Hampton - Moments Notice - In Concert - 2007

https://www.mixcloud.com/neonjazzkc/neon-jazz-epsiode-688-21721/





















Wednesday, February 10, 2021

687th Show – February 10, 2021

1 - Joel Ross - The Nurturer  - Who are You – 2020
2 - Wayne Shorter Quartet - Orbits - Without a Net Live In Europe – 2011
3 - Ian Hendrickson-Smith - I Should Care - The Lowdown – 2020
4 - Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings - Got A Thing On My Mind Pt1 - Daptone Records Singles Collection Volume 1 – 2019
5 - Linda Purl - Lucky Day Shooting High - Taking A Chance On Love – 2020
6 - Nina Simone - My Baby Just Cares For Me - Putumayo Presents – 2011
7 - Joanna Berkebile - The Gentleman Is A Dope - Love Me or Leave Me – 2020
8 - Bennie Moten - Ding Dong Blues - Kansas City Jazz Essentials – 2013
9 - Amina Claudine Myers - Thank You - SAMA ROU Songs from My Soul – 2016
10 - Sonny Stitt - Old Folks - No Greater Love – 2007
11 - Alex Koo w Mark Turner and Ralph Alessi - Dune - Apple BlueSea Green – 2019
12 - Esquire All-American Award Winners - Blow Me Down - 1946
13 - Mach 6 - Mind Trip - Take Off - 2020

https://www.mixcloud.com/neonjazzkc/neon-jazz-episode-687-21021/


















Thursday, February 4, 2021

686th Show – February 3, 2021

1 - Paul Shinn Trio - Handful Of Keys - Live at the Green Lady Lounge – 2015
2 - Dave Brubeck - Take Five  - Time OutTakes – 2020
3 - The Freedom Affair with Pete Carroll - Heartaches Don't Come Easy - Freedom is Love – 2020
4 - Igor Willcox Quartet feat Wagner Barbosa, Vini Morales, Glecio Nascimento - 2020 – 2020
5 - Jakob Manz - Eyes Up - Natural Energy – 2020
6 - Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet with Wynton Marsalis - Ballot Box Bounce - The Democracy Suite – 2021
7 - Michael Feinberg - Cairo - From Where We Came – 2020
8 - Junior Mance - Deep - Junior Mance Trio - Deep = 2017
9 - Tomeka Reid - 17 West - Tomeka Reid Quartet – 2015
10 - Shep Fields And His Rippling Rhythm Orchestra - This Year's Kisses – 1936
11 - Sywester Ostrowski w Bobby Watson - Chiefs Kingdom - Single - 2020

https://www.mixcloud.com/neonjazzkc/neon-jazz-episode-686-2321/
















Thursday, January 28, 2021

685th Show – January 27, 2021

1 - Greg Tardy - I Swing Because I'm Happy - If Time Could Stand Still – 2020
2 - Elvin Jones - Bro John - Harmonique – 2015
3 - David Sills - Outside Corner - Natural Lines – 2020
4 - Michelle Lordi - Loverman - Break up with the Sound – 2019
5 - Heisenberg Uncertainty Players - Subject Verb Object - Gradient – 2020
6 - Ray Miller And His Orchestra - Just A Little Drink – 1925
7 - Sara Caswell - Bye Bye Blackbird - But Beautiful – 2005
8 - Sammy Nestico - Samantha - Dark Orchic – 1981
9 - Peripheral Vision - Whistle Up A Rope - Irrational Revelation Mutual Humiliation – 2020
10 - Akira Tana with Rob Schneiderman - Caravan - Keepin' in the Groove – 1995

https://www.mixcloud.com/neonjazzkc/neon-jazz-episode-685-12721/






















Wednesday, January 20, 2021

684th Show – January 20, 2021

1 - Steve Davis - For Real - For Real – 2014
2 - Jackie McLean and Gary Bartz - Watercircle -Ode to Super-1990
3 - Walt Weiskopf - Introspection - European Quartet – 2020
4 - Cory Weeds - On The Stairs - O Sole Mio – 2021
5 - Steve Tressler & Ingrid Jensen - 546 (feat. Katie Jacobson) - Invisible Sounds for Kenny Wheeler – 2019
6 - Redman Mehldau McBride Blade - Floppy Diss - Round Again – 2020
7 - Eduardo Mercuri - Zodiac (feat. Roni Eytan) - Zodiac – 2020
8 - Paul Desmond with Eugene Wright - Rude Old Man - Easy Living – 1990
9 - Andrea Brachfeld - Double Rainbow - Brazilian Whispers – 2020
10 - Mike Casey - Great Green Earth (Collaboration with Valencia Spain based Lofi Coffee) - 2021

https://www.mixcloud.com/neonjazzkc/neon-jazz-episode-684-12021/










Wednesday, January 13, 2021

683rd Show – January 13, 2021

1 - Dave Stryker with Bob Mintzer and the WDR Big Band - Trouble Man - Blue Soul – 2020
2 - Liberty Styles - Roam Wide - Roam Wide EP – 2021
3 - Miki Yamanaka - First Day Of Spring - Human Dust Suite – 2020
4 - Howard Johnson and Gravity - Testimony - Testimony - 2017
5 - Anthony Fung - Forever (Prelude) - Flashpoint – 2018
6 - Joel Frahm - A Little Extra - Live at Smalls – 2017
7 - The Clare Daly Band - Momentus Brighticus - Rah Rah – 2020
8 - Dean Tsur - Centerpiece - Moments of Inspiration – 2020
9 - Carl Saunders - Walking On Air - Carl Saunders, Jazz Trumpet – 2020
10 - Clare Fischer - America The Beautiful - Songs For Rainy Day Lovers  -1967
11 - Steve Slagle Trio - Alive - Alive in Harlem – 2020
12 - Charlie Parker - Cheers - Charlie Parker, Bird' S the Word - 2106












Wednesday, January 6, 2021

682nd Show – January 6, 2021

1 - Bill Evans - Peace Piece - The Jazz Collection Volume One - 2013
2 - Horace Silver - Peace - Blowin the Blues Away - 1959
3 - Marcus Printup - Black Bossa - Lost – 2013
4 - Ellis Marsalis - Squatty Roo - Dark in Blue – 1999
5 - Monika Hoffman - First Time - Ten Muses – 2020
6 - Neil Swainson Quintet -  Port Of Spain - 49th Parallel – 2020
7 - Seth Trachy - JoJo Yelli - Zygmon – 2020
8 - Jon Batiste - Born to Play - From Soul - 2020
9 - Trish Clowes - Waynes Waltz - Pocket Compass – 2014
10 - Frank Kimbrough - Centering - Lullabluebye - 2004
11 - Blank Tape Tax - Hey Donnie  - Single - 2021

https://www.mixcloud.com/neonjazzkc/neon-jazz-episode-682-1621/