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Saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa talks about his project band, Samdhi, then shares his digital music with WBGO’s Josh Jackson. Hear selections from Gary Bartz, Stockhausen, Scott Tinkler, Autechre, Yes, and Benny Carter.
Sam Yahel shares a random sample of his digital music collection. Hear works from Bach, Charlie Parker, and Al Green.
Saxophonist Bill McHenry shares a recent playlist with WBGO’s Josh Jackson. Hear McHenry talk about music examples from Nikhil Banerjee, Stevie Wonder, Otis Redding, and Fela Kuti.
Singer Gretchen Parlato shares some of her favorite singers with WBGO’s Josh Jackson, including Bobby McFerrin, Becca Stevens, Oumou Sangare, Shirley Horn and Luther Vandross.
WBGO’s Josh Jackson and trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire listen to a randomly generated playlist, including music by Gretchen Parlato, Fats Navarro, Gilad Hekselman, Jamey Aebersold, Kenny Dorham, and Joanna Newsom.
WBGO’s Josh Jackson and guitarist Adam Rogers listen to a randomly generated playlist, including music by Miles Davis, TV on the Radio, Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, and the country guitar duo Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant.
WBGO’s Josh Jackson and bassist Esperanza Spalding drummer listen to random tunes on Spalding’s playlist, including songs from Midnight Star, Kim Burrell, Filo Machado, and Duncan McTier.
WBGO’s Josh Jackson and drummer Matt Wilson listen to random tunes on Wilson’s iPhone, including songs from War, Liberation Music Orchestra, Elvis Costello, and Buddy Rich with Max Roach.