Destination Out

Sundays 11pm-2am

Every week, 'Destination Out' features creative improvised music, traditional world music, and jazz. Host Mike Johnston also presents a feature each week, focusing on a particular artist, or a unique style of music.

Audio for each episode of Destination Out is available for two weeks online after the episode airs. To listen, scroll below the playlists on this page and click on the photo or title of the episode you are interested in. You will then see three audio players, one for each hour of the program. This audio is automatically removed two weeks after an episode's original airdate.

This week on "Destination Out", Mike Johnston featured the music of Ornette Coleman, with some of his recordings from the late 1960's and early 1970's. 

This week on "Destination Out", Mike Johnston featured a re-issue of a 1982 Griot Galaxy Release, with Faruq Z. Bey, along with other Detroit artists. 

This week on "Destination Out", Mike Johnston featured a newly released solo piano recording from Randy Weston, recorded in 1988. 

This week on "Destination Out", Mike Johnston featured bassist band leaders, including music by Johnny Dyani, Miroslav Vitous, and Buell Neidlinger.

This week on "Destination Out", Mike Johnston featured drummer John Stevens. We heard recordings under his own name, and his work with the Spontaneous Music Ensemble, Amalgam, and trumpeter Bobby Bradford.

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