The Checkout: Booker T. Jones Meets Robert Randolph

August 14, 2013 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under Studio Sessions

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The Checkout:  Booker T. Jones Meets Robert RandolphA little history was made when organist Booker T. Jones played with pedal steel guitarist Robert Randolph for the very first time. ¬†¬†Hear the performance with WBGO’s Michael Bourne.

Recorded July 29th, 2013 at WBGO-Newark

Simon Rentner, Producer
David Tallacksen, Engineer
Jeremy Stirone, Assistant Engineer

Marco Benevento: Me Not Me

March 30, 2009 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under Studio Sessions

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benevento_s1The Marco Benevento Trio from the WBGO Studio.
Recorded March 7, 2009.
Marco Benevento – piano
Marc Friedman – bass
Andrew Barr – drums

Set List:
Seems So Long Ago, Nancy (Leonard Cohen)
Twin Killers (Deerhoof)
Mephisto (Benevento)

See some photos from the session.
Producer: Josh Jackson
Recorded by David Tallacksen

Claudia Acuna: En Este Momento

March 30, 2009 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under Studio Sessions

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Singer Claudia Acuna and her band play music at WBGO.
Recorded March 19, 2009.

claudiawbgo_s1Claudia Acuna – vocals
Juancho Herrera – guitar
Jason Lindner – piano
Carlos Henderson – bass
Yayo Serka – drums

Set List:
El Cigarrito (Victor Jara)
Tulum (Claudia Acuna)
Every Time We Say Goodbye (Cole Porter)

See some photos from the session.
Producer: Josh Jackson
Recorded by David Tallacksen