Saxophonist David Murray visits The Checkout with his Infinity Quartet. Hear them perform songs from Be My Monster Love (Motema) at WBGO. Josh Jackson hosts.
The Checkout features performances from
Marc Cary with Pyeng Threadgill and Hypnotic Brass Ensemble. Josh Jackson is your host.
Members of the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble visit WBGO to perform on The Checkout. Hear them talk about their participation in and perform music from their upcoming recording, Brothers Hypnotic Customs.
Pianist Marc Cary talks to WBGO's Josh Jackson about his formative years with Abbey Lincoln. Cary visits The Checkout to perform selections from his solo debut, For the Love of Abbey (Motema), and duos with singer Pyeng Threadgill.
WBGO's Simon Rentner interviews Ebrahim Kalil Shihab about his Pacific Express ensemble, growing up during apartheid, and communicating through the arts.
WBGO's Josh Jackson talks to pianist Lucian Ban and violist Mat Maneria about their duo release,
Transylvanian Concert (ECM).
Photo by Dan Bilawsky
Reza Khota discusses the nuances of music and ethnicity in his recording
WBGO's Simon Rentner interviews South African jazz aficionado Etienne Shardlow, where the two discuss the best in contemporary South African jazz.
Photo by Richard Kaby
WBGO's Simon Rentner sits down with drummer Louis Moholo to discuss his past, present, and future endeavors in life & music.
Josh Jackson and Simon Rentner of WBGO visited Johannesburg and Cape Town. Hear the second of two episodes from South Africa.