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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
5:16 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

On the Next All This Jazz, We've Got Can't-Miss Live Recordings in Various Styles

As springtime gives way, ever so slowly, to summertime --- and as Memorial Day weekend, summer's unofficial gateway, draws nearer and nearer --- the minds of many music-lovers will wander, perhaps inevitably, and perhaps even repeatedly, to reveries of catching a nice concert or two at this or that outdoor venue.

Or else, as the case may be, this or that indoor venue. (Sometimes it rains. Or a nightclub beckons.)

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
5:42 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

On the Next All This Jazz, Duke Ellington's Tunes (in Honor of His Recent Birthday)

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington's birthday arrived earlier this week --- he was born April 29th, 1899, in Washington, DC; he died in 1974.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
2:18 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Half a Century Later and Still Magnificent: Great Jazz Recordings of '64 (on the Next All This Jazz)

No doubt about it: 1964 is one of the all-time greatest years in the history of popular music. The Rolling Stones released their eponymous first album. Simon & Garfunkel likewise released their debut LP ("Wednesday Morning, 3 AM"). Dylan's "The Times They Are a-Changin'" album came out. "Fiddler on the Roof" opened on Broadway. Oh, and this pop group called The Beatles visited America for the first time and subsequently changed the course of civilization.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
12:57 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Next Time on ATJ: Highlighting Some Outstanding Jazz Trumpet Players of Today

Tune in for the next edition of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 19th, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. (We'll also offer, per custom, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 20th on Jazz 89.5-2, which is our station's all-jazz HD Radio channel. And please note that you can learn more about our program, and can always access the latest playlist info, at this link.)

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
3:22 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

It Might as Well Be Swing: It's Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II on the Next All This Jazz

Here's hoping you can catch the next broadcast of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 12th, right here on Public Radio 89.5. (We'll also offer, per custom, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 13th on Jazz 89.5-2 --- which is our station's all-jazz HD Radio channel --- and please note that you can learn more about our show, and can always access the latest playlist information, at this link.)

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
6:06 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

On the Next All This Jazz: The Music of Stanley Turrentine, Gerry Mulligan, Robert Glasper, and More

Please listen to the forthcoming edition of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 5th, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. We'll also offer, as always, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 6th on Jazz 89.5-2, which is our station's mighty fine all-jazz HD Radio channel. (And note that you can learn more about our show, and can always access the latest playlist information, at this link.)

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
6:46 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Come Saturday Night, All This Jazz Plays the Fool (in Anticipation of April Fools' Day)

Tune in for the next edition of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 29th, right here on Public Radio 89.5. We'll also offer, as ever, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 30th on Jazz 89.5-2 --- which is our station's all-jazz HD Radio channel. And please note that you can learn more about our show, and can always get the latest playlist information, at this link.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
9:14 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

On the Next All This Jazz: An Ever-So-Tuneful Spotlight on the Blues

Tune in for the next installment of All This Jazz, which begins at 10pm on Saturday the 22nd, right here on Public Radio 89.5. (We'll also offer, as always, a 7pm re-broadcast of ATJ on Sunday the 23rd on Jazz 89.5-2, which is Public Radio Tulsa's all-jazz HD Radio channel.)

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
12:47 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Next Time on ATJ: Excellent Live Recordings by Vincent Herring, Keith Jarrett, Lee Morgan, and More

Here's hoping you can tune in for the next broadcast of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 15th, right here on Public Radio 89.5. (We'll also offer, per custom, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 16th on Jazz 89.5-2 --- which is our station's terrific all-jazz HD Radio channel --- and please note that you can learn more about our show, and can always get the latest playlist information, at this link.)

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
5:29 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Next Time on All This Jazz, It's Ornette Coleman's Tunes (for His Birthday)

Join us for the forthcoming edition of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 8th, here on Public Radio 89.5-1. We'll also offer, as always, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 9th on Jazz 89.5-2, which is our station's mighty fine all-jazz HD Radio channel.

Every week, we faithfully present modern jazz, both recent and classic...from Armstrong to Zawinul, from Adderley to Zorn. And the second half of our two-hour program always carries a theme.

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