Studio Session: Terence Blanchard Quintet

May 29, 2013 by Joshua Jackson
Filed under Studio Sessions


The Terence Blanchard Quintet performs music from Magnetic (Blue Note) in this WBGO live studio session.  Josh Jackson hosts.

Terence Blanchard - trumpet
Brice Winston - tenor saxophone
Fabian Almazan - piano
Joshua Crumbly - bass
Kendrick Scott - drums

Set List:
Magnetic (T. Blanchard)
Jacob's Ladder (J. Crumbly)
No Borders, Just Horizons (K. Scott)
Pet Step Sitter's Theme Song (F. Almazan)

Recorded by David Tallacksen
Host: Josh Jackson

The Checkout in South Africa Part One

May 28, 2013 by Joshua Jackson
Filed under Shows


WBGO's Josh Jackson and Simon Rentner visited Johannesburg and Cape Town.  Hear the first of two episodes from South Africa.

The Checkout: Highlights from jazzahead!

May 14, 2013 by Joshua Jackson
Filed under Live, Shows


The Checkout visited the jazzahead! conference in Bremen, Germany.  We brought back some concert audio, thanks to a partnership with Radio Bremen.   Hosted by WBGO's Josh Jackson.

Hour One highlights - Omer Klein, subtone, Taksim Trio and Han Bennink.

Hour Two highlights - Jaimeo Brown Transcendence, Django Bates Beloved, Yotam and Eric Vloeimans with Oliver's Cinema.