WBGO Blog
  • Jon Cowherd Live Video Webcast: Nov. 11 at 7:15 p.m.

    November 11, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    WBGO is proud to present a live video webcast of pianist Jon Cowherd Nov. 11 at 7:15 p.m., from Jazz At Lincoln Center's Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola with Mike Moreno on guitar, Matt Penman on bass. and Rudy Royston, drums.

    The concert, hosted by WBGO's Rhonda Hamilton, is part of the club's "Monday Nights With WBGO" series, and celebrates the release of Cowherd's new album Mercy, which can downloaded from iTunes and ArtistShare starting Nov. 15, and can be streamed for a limited time at WBGO.ORG/RADAR. Enjoy!

  • Drummer Albert "Tootie" Heath With Eulis Cathey

    August 27, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Drummer Albert "Tootie" Heath talks with WBGO's Eulis Cathey about his new Sunnyside album, Tootie's Tempo, and experiences playing with John Coltrane, Lee Morgan, Herbie Hancock, Bobby Timmons and many others.

    Heath's trio with with pianist Ethan Iverson and bassist Ben Street performs at the Village Vanguard tonight through Sunday, September 1.

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  • 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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