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  • This week on Destination Out, Mike features recordings from Charlie Parker, Jackie McLean, and Andrew Hill.
  • This week on "The Juke Joint" broadcast Robert Barclay including music by Little Walter, Koko Taylor, Etta James, Albert King and debtued new CDs by Sue Foley and Tommy Castro. He also offered a tribute to Chicago blues guitarist Byther Smith and Rolling Stones' drummer Charlie Watts.
  • This week on The Beat, tracks from debuts from Mark Zeleski, Nicole Glover, The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra and Eliane Elias Music paired with Chucho Valdés Oficial and Chick Corea ! Join David Nicholas Saturday beginning at 1!!
  • This week on Destination Out, Mike features a new release of Lee Morgan's Live at the Lighthouse. As well as other live recordings from The Three Sounds and Elvin Jones.
  • This week on “The Juke Joint” broadcast Robert Barclay spins music by a variety of Wheatland Festival alumni including John Hammond, Beausoleil, the Dixie Hummingbirds, Eric Bibb, Claudia Schmidt, Louisiana Red, Honeyboy Edwards,Ruthie Foster, Terrance Simien, Ramblin’ Jack Elliott and Brownie McGhee. He also played more music from the Rolling Stones in memory of their drummer, Charlie Watts.
  • …On the next edition of Homespun, we’ll mark the Labor Day weekend with hard chargin’ music from Ray Price, The Red Clay Ramblers, Fiddle Fever and The Kody Norris Show! We’ll also hear new music from Kristy Cox, Robin and Linda Williams, an old favorite from singer/songwriter Jesse Winchester. Tune in Sundays at 3PM!
  • Join David Nicholas for The Beat each Saturday from 1-4...this week, Michigan trumpeter Kerry Moffit, Joey Alexander, Andrew Cyrille, and a reissue of rare music from Alice Coltrane, plus tracks from the new release, "Overpass," from bassist Marc Johnson and my interview with him
  • Join David Nicholas for The Beat each Saturday from 1-4...this week, Michigan trumpeter Kerry Moffit, Joey Alexander, Andrew Cyrille, and a reissue of rare music from Alice Coltrane, plus tracks from the new release, "Overpass," from bassist Marc Johnson and my interview with him
  • Join us at 9:00 a.m. Friday, September 3 for “Central Stage.” Sue Gamble’s guests are John Nichol, professor of Saxophone at the Central Michigan University School of Music, and Dr. Jonathan Nichol, professor of saxophone at the University of Oklahoma School of Music. The father-son duo will share an enjoyable variety of music. Fire Up Chips!
  • On The Beat this week -- CD debuts from Greg Johnson, Lisa Hilton & Joy on Fire , plus classic blues from Wynonie Harris, Forrest Sykes, Howlin' Wolf and Little Milton, and to ring out August, Blue Note at 60 with Freddie Hubbard's Ready for Freddie Join David Nicholas Saturday from 1-4 pm!!
  • This week on “The Juke Joint” broadcast Robert Barclay celebrates the lives of Charlie Watts, the drummer for the Rolling Stones, Roy Gaines, guitarist for Bobby Bland, and Don Everly of the Everly Brothers. It’s also the anniversary of the death of Stevie Ray Vaughan.