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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.
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
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