The 728th Episode of Neon Jazz begins with veteran Chicago by way of Kansas City-based pianist Steve Million. He's had a busy 2021 slate of releases and discusses his activity. From there, we hear a strings infused tune from the always talented Cory Weeds. Our hour continues with music from modern artists like Miquel de Armas, Zacc Harris and Jared Schonig. Finally, we say good-bye to the master trombonist Slide Hampton.
Steve Million "Blue Lizard" What I Meant to Say (Origin Arts) 00:00
Host talks 5:45
Cory Weeds with Strings "Waltz for Someone Special" What is There to Say? (Cellar Live) 8:26
Miguel de Armas Quartet "Continuos" Continuous (Latin Connection) 12:41
Host talks 18:47
Slide Hampton "Slide Slid" Essential Jazz Masters (Timeless World) 19:48
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