• New Blues News – 2/11/2015

    New Blues News – 2/11/2016 Joanne Broh Band – Wicked Cool (Double Y): Vocalist Joanne Broh fronts a blues quartet that features Jerry Zybach (guitar), Jim Badalich (bass), Dan E. Miller (drums), and Gus Russell (keyboards) with support from guests Mitch Kashmir and Hank Shreve (harp), and Dana Hellman, Dave Bender, Sean Flannery, and Linda […]

  • New Jazz Adds – 2/10/2015

    New Jazz Adds – 2/10/2016 Jeff Coffin with Caleb Chapman’s Superband – The Inside Of The Outside (Earup): Widely recognized as one of the greatest music educators in the US, Caleb Chapman works with a number of bands and players in the form of the Crescent Super Band. This disc was organized, recorded and is […]

  • Otis Clay Interview 2012

    When Otis passed in early 2016, the world lost one of the most expressive voices in all of Southern Soul. From his beginnings in Chicago through his time in Muscle Shoals and Memphis at Willie Mitchell’s Royal Recording studios, Otis was truly one of the great voices in American R&B. We talk to him about […]

  • jazz adds february 4, 2016

    stacey kent.  tenderly.  okeh.  Splendid.  A meeting, after years of mutual admiration, between sublime American song book chanteuse stacey kent and iconic bossa nova guitarist/composer roberto menescal.  the arrangements, by menescal, fulfilled a life’s desire to record American standards, and with his most admired singer.  kent, as always, gives less to give more:   some […]

  • New Blues News – 2/2/2016

    New Blues News – 2/2/2016 Dennis Jones – Both Sides Of The Track (Blue Rock): This is Jones’ fifth release as a leader, having previously backed up bluesman Zac Harmon. Jones’ guitar style is most heavily influenced by Hendrix, Jimmy Page, and Albert and BB King, though the Hendrix/Page strains are most obvious on this […]

  • Beleza on Lambeth Live, Feb 12

    In celebration of their latest release, Just For Fun,  Beleza will put on the February 12 edition of Lambeth Live, and you are invited to be part of the studio audience!  For those unable to add their applause in person for this FREE concert radio broadcast, you can listen around Charlottesville at 91.1 FM, in […]

  • Mighty Sam Interview 4/19/2014

    When Mighty Sam passed away in 2015, we lost one of the great consistent voices in Southern Soul music. From his base in New England, Sam toured the world, bringing his unique Gospel/Blues sound to corners of the world where it had not been heard before. In this interview, we talk to him about his […]

  • jazz adds january 27, 2016

    milos.  blackbird: the beatles album.  mercury classics.  Third release for guitarist milos karadaglic, classically trained in London– though born in Montenegro;  the success  of his public recitals, and DGG recordings puts him in the same break-out league as classical guitarist john williams.  blackbird, with guitar arrangements by Brazilian sergio assad and orchestration from Tony- award […]

  • Randy Johnston Trio on Lambeth Live, Feb 5

    The Randy Johnston Trio (Randy Johnston, Jonah Kane-West, John Hanks) will put on the February 5 edition of Lambeth Live, and you are invited to be part of the studio audience!  For those unable to add their applause in person for this FREE concert radio broadcast, you can listen around Charlottesville at 91.1 FM, in […]