• Peter Bernstein and Todd Barkan With Rhonda Hamilton

    April 2, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Guitarist Peter Bernstein and producer Todd Barkan talk with Rhonda Hamilton about Bernstein's performance at New York's 54 Below nightclub on April 2. Bernstein will perform with Jimmy Cobb on drums, Harold Mabern on piano, Frank Wess on reeds, and John Webber on bass.

    Bernstein's show is the opening concert in 54 Below's WBGO Jazz Series, which is curated by Barkan. The series continues on April 9 ith the Barbara Carroll Quartet with clarinetist Ken Peplowski , the Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Septet on April 16, vocalist Janis Siegel on May 7, a Benny Goodman Carnegie Hall Concert tribute on May 14, and Cecile McLorin Salvant on June 25.


  • Pianist Aaron Diehl With Gary Walker

    April 2, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Pianist Aaron Diehl talks with WBGO's Gary Walker about his new Mack Avenue CD, The Bespoke Man's Narrative, and performance at The Jazz Standard in New York on April 3 with Warren Wolf on vibraphone, David Wong on bass, Rodney Green on drums, and Cecile McLorin Salvant on vocals. Enjoy!


  • John Hollenbeck and Theo Bleckmann With Michael Bourne

    March 29, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Bandleader John Hollenbeck and singer Theo Bleckmann visited Michael Bourne's "Singers Unlimited" on WBGO-FM March 31 at noon. to talk about their new CD, Songs I Like A Lot.

    Hollenbeck and Bleckmann will peform at New York's Jazz Standard nightclub on April 2. Enjoy!

    John Hollenbeck photo by Tim Wilkins
    Theo Bleckmann photo by Tim Wilkins