Dear All About Jazz Readers,

If you're familiar with All About Jazz, you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month. However, to expand our offerings and develop new means to foster jazz discovery we need your help.

You can become a sustaining member for a modest $20 and in return, we'll immediately hide those pesky Google ads PLUS deliver exclusive content and provide access to future articles for a full year! This combination will not only improve your AAJ experience, it will allow us to continue to rigorously build on the great work we first started in 1995. Read on to view our project ideas...

1

Greg Murphy, Art Blakey & More

Joe Dimino By

Sign in to view read count

Click the play button in the image below to hear this program.

The legend of the jazz drum kit and a survivor Ralph Peterson opens this week's episode of Neon Jazz, along with a few of his mentors, Art Blakey and Walter Davis Jr.. From there, we throttle into a new crop of tunes from some great jazz cats like James Suggs, Greg Murphy and Hilary Gardner. Then, we dig the unique sounds of Chicago-strong Joe Policastro with his Trio on a new cut from his CD Nothing Belongs Here. Then, we wrap the hour up with The Duke and Something Blue to keep your jazz fresh and fluid.

Playlist

  • Ralph Peterson "Beautious B" The Fo Tet Augmented (Criss Cross Jazz) 00:00
  • Host talks 5:45
  • Walter Davis, Jr. "Think You Need A Shot" Get Up Off Your Knees (JSP Records) 7:57
  • Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers "Cheryl" Album of the Year(Timeless Records) 11:33
  • Host talks 16:48
  • Greg Murphy "Happy"Bright Idea (Whaling City Sound) 18:01
  • James Suggs "When I Grow Too Old to Dream" You're Gonna Hear from Me (Arbors) 21:52
  • Host talks 26:50
  • Cyrille Aimee "Take Me to the World" Move On (Mack Avenue Records) 27:47
  • Hilary Gardner and Ehud Asherie "Make Someone Happy" The Late Set (Anzic Records) 31:27
  • Host talks 34:51
  • Ernestine Anderson "A Kiss to Build a Dream On"100 Vintage Romantic Songs (Vintage Music) 36:05
  • Joe Policastro Trio "I'm on Fire" Nothing Here Belongs (Joe Policastro) 38:15
  • Host talks 44:00
  • Tony Monaco "Quando Quando Quando" The Definition of Insanity (Chicken Coup Records) 44:47
  • Duke Ellington and his Orchestra "When My Sugar Walks Down the Street" The Duke (Crates Digger Music Group) 48:55
  • Host talks 51:34
  • Something Blue "Copper Tone" Maximum Enjoyment (Posi-Tone Records) 52:22

Tags

comments powered by Disqus

Shop

Start your shopping here and you'll support All About Jazz in the process. Learn how.

Related Articles

Radio
Dan Weiss Starebaby Live at BIMHUIS Amsterdam
Source BIMHUIS Radio
March 18, 2019
Radio
An Embarrassment of Riches
Source Mondo Jazz
March 17, 2019
Radio
Pat Metheny, Joe Henderson & Charles Mingus
Source Neon Jazz
March 17, 2019
Radio
A Conversation with Guitarist, Abe Ovadia
Source Doing Jazz
March 16, 2019
Radio
Henry Butler, Ethel Ennis & More
Source Neon Jazz
March 15, 2019