WBGO Blog
  • Drummer Jimmy Cobb Talks With Michael Bourne

    August 19, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Drummer Jimmy Cobb talks with Michael Bourne about his performance in a WBGO live broadcast from the Village Vanguard on Wednesday, August 21 at 8:30 p.m. Cobb's trio, with Tadataka Unno on piano and Paolo Benedettini on bass, will be joined at the Vanguard by special guest tenor saxophonist Javon Jackson. Enjoy!

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  • Trombonist Michael Dease With Gary Walker

    August 8, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Trombonist Michael Dease talks with WBGO's Gary Walker about his new album, Coming Home, with Steve Wilson on alto saxophone, pianist Renee Rosnes, Christian McBride on bass, and Ulysses Owens Jr. on drums. Dease performs at Smalls Jazz Club in New York on August 9 and 10. Enjoy!

    L-R: Gwen Burgett, Michael Dease, Gary Walker
    L-R: Gwen Burgett, Michael Dease, Gary Walker
  • Steve Turre's "Bones Of Art" with Rhonda Hamilton

    July 31, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Trombonist Steve Turre talks with WBGO's Rhonda Hamilton about his new album, The Bones of Art, which features Turre and three other trombone alumni of drummer Art Blakey's band The Jazz Messengers: Steve Davis, Robin Eubanks and Frank Lacy. The album also features Xavier Davis, Peter Washington and Willie Jones III.

    The HighNote CD, which hits stores August 21, will be on-demand in a sneak preview at WBGO.ORG/RADAR starting on August 13. Enjoy!

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