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 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.

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This week on "Destination Out" our featured artist was German multi-instrumentalist Gunter Hampel, solo and with others, such as his Galaxie Dream Band.


This week on Destination Out, we featured the music of Henry Threadgill, as well as music from Sonny Rollins, Wadada Leo Smith, and more.

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This week on "Destination Out", we featured some new, recently discovered and released John Coltrane recordings off the new album "Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album".

This week on Destination Out, music from Anthony Ortega and Chico Freeman, as well as Eric Dolphy and Sons of Kemet.

Destination Out: June 17, 2018

Jun 17, 2018

This week we featured three different "unsung" Jazz albums through the decades. Clifford Jordan - Glass Bead Games ('74), Anthony Ortega - Afternoon in Paris ('02) and Wadada Leo Smith - Great lakes Suite ('15). We also played recordings from trumpeter Bobby Bradford.