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The First Instrument Jazz Show – 1/18/22 & 1/22/22

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

The Baylor Project  –  Love Makes Me Sing  –  Generations  –  Be A Light  –  2021 

Vanessa Rubin  –  It’s Probably Me  –  Vanessa Rubin Sings  –  Novus  –  1995 

Gregory Porter  –  If Love is Overrated  –  All Rise  –  Blue Note/Decca  –  2020 

Clairdee  –  Do Something  –  Music Moves  –  Declare Music / Hyena Records  –  2005

Kurt Elling   –  Where to Find Love  –  SuperBlue  –  Edition  –  2021

Diane Schuur  –  I’m Not Ashamed to Sing the Blues  –  Blues for Schuur  –  GRP  –  1997

Paula West  –  Day In, Day Out  –  Come What May  –  Hi Horse  –  2001 

Yoron Israel feat. Nedelka Preescod  –  Not for Naught/Farewell to Dogma  –  New Dreams  –  Ronja Music  –  2021

Thana Alexa  –  Take Five  –  Ode to Heroes  –  Jazz Village  –  2014

Etta James  –  I’ll Be Seeing You  –  Mystery Lady: Songs of Billie Holiday  –  Private Music  –  1994

Ulysses Owens Jr. feat. Joanna Majoko –  Freedom Day  –  Songs of Freedom  –  Resilience Music Alliance  –  2019

Tierney Sutton Band  –  The Windmills of Your Mind  –  Screenplay  –  BFM Jazz  –  2019

Grady Tate  –  Little Black Samba  –  From the Heart: Songs Sung Live At the Blue Note  –  Half Note  –  2006 

Gillian Margot  –  This Night  –  Power Flower  –  Core Port  –  2019 

Dwight Trible  –  Walkin’ To Paradise  –  Mothership  –  Gearbox Records  –  2019 

Jamison Ross  –  Safe In the Arms of Love  –  All for One  –  Concord  –  2018

Otis Brown III feat. Nikki Ross  –  I Am Your Song  –  The Thought of You  –  Blue Note  –  2014 

Alex Lattimore  –  My Cherie Amour (Live)  –  Alex Lattimore Live EP  –  Self Released  –  2016 

Alicia Olatuja  –  Cherokee Louise  –  Intuition: Songs from the Minds of Women  –  Resilience Music Alliance  –  2019 

Laila Biali  –  Serenbe  –  Laila Biali  –  Joshua Tree / Chronograph Records  –  2017 

 

Ben Boddie On Jazz Ep 149 – 01.20.2022

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

Noon
Bernie Senensky – The Mover – Don’t Look Back – Cellar Music Group – 2022
Pete Malinverni – I Feel Pretty – On The Town ~ Pete Malinverni Plays Leonard Bernstein – Planet Arts – 2021
Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band – My Man Sam – The Reset – Music Of Content – 2021
Jazzmeia Horn – He’s My Guy – Dear Love – 2021
Carroll V Dashiell Jr – Heir Too – Lineage – CVD Records – 2021
Christian McBride & Inside Straight – The Shade of the Cedar Tree – Live at the Village Vanguard – Mack Avenue Records – 2021
Anthony Wonsey – Melancholy Mind – Lorraine’s Lullabye – Cellar Music Group – 2021
Farnell Newton – Affectionately Roy – Feel The Love – Posi-Tone Records – 2021
Tobias Haug Quartett – Empty Streets – Empty Streets – FLOATMusic – 2021

1:00 PM
Johnathan Blake – Steppin’ Out – Homeward Bound – Blue Note – 2021
Alex Brown – 24-7 – The Dark Fire Sessions – Alex Brown – 2021
Makaya McCraven – A Slice Of The Top – Decipering The Message – Blue Note – 2021
Nancy Reed & Billy Test – Whisper Not – Live At The Deer Head Inn – Dear Head Records 2021
Sean Fyfe – To Wes – Late Night – Cellar Music Group – 2022
Bill Charlap Trio – The Duke – Street Of Dreams – Blue Note – 2021
Shawnn Monteiro – You’ll See – You Are There – Whaling City Sound – 2021
Cory Weeds –  Alana Marie – What Is There To Say? – Cellar Music Group – 2021
Remy Le Boeuf – Rumpus – Architecture Of Storms – Soundspore Records – 2021

2:00 PM
Michael Feinberg – Nardis – Hard Times – Fresh Sound New Talent – 2021
Jim Snidero – Slipping Away – Strings – Savant – 2021
Yaron Gershovsky – A Song For Mia – Transitions – Dorron Music – 2021
Carmela Rappazzo – Love Tune 4 Real – Love And Other Difficulties – Carmela Rappazzo – 2021
Blue Moods – Orange Was The Color Of Her Dress, Then Silk Blue – Myth & Wisdom – Posi-Tone Records – 2022
Edward Simon – I Love You Porgy – Solo Live – Ridgeway Records – 2021
Hope Diamond – Speak Low – Awaken – Hope Diamond – 2021
Dave Stryker – Lanes – As We Are – Strikezone Records – 2022
Dino Govoni – Thinkers Anonymous – Hiding In Plain Sight – Whaling City Sound – 2021

3:00 PM
Reid Hoyson Project – Out Of Nowhere – Your Move – Reid Hoyson Productions – 2021
Nixon, Croft & Goretti – Line for Sonny – In Congruence – Andrew Nixon Music – 2021
Ben Allison – Breakfast With Eric – Moments Inside – Sonic Camera Records – 2021
Alexis Cole – Joy Spring – Sky Blossom – Zoho Music – 2021
Fred Hersch – Begin Again – Breath By Breath – Palmetto – 2022
Gina Schwarz – New Year’s Eve – Pannonica – cracked anegg records – 2020
Lady Blackbird – Fix It – Black Acid Soul – BMG – 2021
Louis Hayes – Roses Poses – Crisis – Savant – 2021
Chuck Owen & The Jazz Surge – Milestones – Within Us • Celebrating 25 Years of the Jazz Surge – MAMA Records – 2021

The First Instrument Jazz Show – 1/11/22 & 1/15/22

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Nina Simone  –  Wild Is the Wind (Live)  –  After Hours  –  Verve  –  1995

Nadia Washington  –  Journey  –  Danger EP  –  Self Release  –  2012 

Ernie Andrews  –  On A Clear Day You Can See Forever  –  This is Ernie Andrews  –  Verve  –  1964

Taylor Eigsti feat. Becca Stevens  –  Listen In  –  Tree Falls  –  GSI Records  –  2021 

Dena DeRose  –  Meditation  –  A Walk in the Park  –  MaxJazz  –  2005

Melanie Charles  –  Go Away Little Boy  –  Ya’ll Don’t (Care) About Black Women  –  Verve  –  2021 

Frank Sinatra  –  The Way You Look Tonight  –  Nothing But the Best  –  Reprise  –  2008 

Erin Propp & Larry Roy  –  The Light  –  We Want All The Same Things  –  Chronograph  –  2021 

Andy Bey  –  Feelin’ Lowdown  –  Tuesdays in Chinatown  –  N2K Encoded Music  –  2001

Miki Howard  –  What A Little Moonlight Can Do  –  Miki Sings Billie (A Tribute to Billie Holiday)  –  Giant  –  1993

Moonchild  –  All the Joy  –  Please Rewind  –  Tru Thoughts  –  2014 

Luciana Souza  –  Free At Last  –  Speaking in Tongues  –  Sunnyside  –  2015

Andrea Claburn  –  My Favorite Flavor  –  Nightshade  –  Lot 49 Labs  –  2017

Nancy Harms  –  While We’re Young  –  Dreams in Apartments  –  Gazelle Records  –  2013

Chantae Cann  –  U Gotta Love Ya  –  Sol Empowered  –  Atlanta Records  –  2017 

Chet Baker  –  With A Song In My Heart  –  She Was Too Good to Me  –  CTI Records  –  1974

Johnny Hartman  –  A Slow Hot Wind  –  The Voice That Is!  –  Impulse!  –  1964

Maysa  –  Quiet Fire  –  Blue Velvet Soul  –  Shanachie  –  2013 

Anais Reno  –  Daydream  –  Lovesome Thing: Anais Reno Sings Ellington and Strayhorn  –  Harbringer  –  2021 

Peter Eldridge  –  Long Way Home  –  My Museum  –  Self Released  –  2021 

Michelle Walker/Whitney James/Hilary Gardner  –  You’ve Got A Friend  –  You’ve Got a Friend  –  JGP Records  –  2014 

George Michael  –  You’ve Changed  –  Songs from the Last Century  –  Virgin  –  1999

Raul Midon  –  The Mirror  –  The Mirror  –  Mack Avenue  –  2020

Dinah Washington  –  This Can’t Be Love  –   Verve Jazz Masters 19  –  Verve  –  1994 

 

Ben Boddie On Jazz Ep 148 – 01.13.2022

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

Noon
Blue Moods – Nostalgia In Times Square – Myth & Wisdom – Posi-Tone Records – 2022
Dave Stryker – Hope – As We Are – Strikezone Records – 2022
Jim Snidero – Ventura Strings – Savant – 2021
Jazzmeia Horn – He Could Be Perfect – Dear Love – 2021
Various Artist – Water Babies – Shorter Moments ~ Exploring The World Of Wayne – Posi-Tone Records – 2021
Doug MacDonald – Hortense – Serenade To Highland Park – Dmac Music – 2021
Lady Blackbird – Nobody’s Sweetheart – Black Acid Soul – BMG – 2021
Anthony Wonsey – Do You Remember Me – Lorraine’s Lullabye – Cellar Music Group – 2021
Tobias Haug Quartet – Remember – Empty Streets – FLOATMusic – 2021

1:00 PM
Carlos Henriquez – Boro Of Fire – The South Bronx Story – Tiger Turn – 2021
Phil Parisot – Running, Leaping – Inventions – OA2 Records – 2021
Nicholas Payton – Hangin’ And A Jivin’ – Smoke Sessions – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021
Karen Marguth – Days of Wine and Roses – Until – OA2 Records – 2021
The Cookers – AKA Reggie – Look Out! – Gearbox Records – 2021
Jackson Potter – Mulberry Tree – Restless – Wise Cat Records – 2021
Alexis Cole – Estate – Sky Blossom – Zoho Music – 2021
Ben Allison – Voyage Of The Nautilus – Moments Inside – Sonic Camera Records – 2021
Louis Hayes – Oxygen – Crisis – Savant – 2021

2:00 PM
Chuck Owen & The Jazz Surge – Milestones – Within Us • Celebrating 25 Years of the Jazz Surge – MAMA Records – 2021
Bill Charlap Trio – Out Of Nowhere – Street Of Dreams – Blue Note – 2021
Dino Govoni – Sublimate – Hiding In Plain Sight – Whaling City Sound – 2021
Hope Diamond – Old Devil Moon – Awaken – Hope Diamond – 2021
Jeremy Monteiro & Alberto Marsico – Opening Act – Jazz-Blues Brothers – JazzNote – 2021
Harold Mabern – Dahomey Dance – Mabern Plays Coltrane – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021
Shawnn Monteiro – How Deep Is The Ocean – You Are There – Whaling City Sound – 2021
Brian Lynch – Afinique – Songbook Vol. 1: Bus Stop Serenade – Hollistic Music Works – 2021
Randy Napoleon – Sunday Mornin’ – Rust Belt Roots: Randy Napoleon Plays Wes Montgomery, Grant Green & Kenny Burrell – OA2 Records – 2021

3:00 PM
Cory Weeds – The Phantom/The In Crowd – What Is There To Say? – Cellar Music Group – 2021
Alex Brown – 24-7 – The Dark Fire Sessions – Alex Brown – 2021
Angel Roman And Mambo Blue – Not Sure So Sure – Festive Interplay – Angel Roman – 2021
Nicole Henry – Is It A Crime Time – To Love Again – Banister Records – 2021
David Janeway – Movin’ On – Distant Voices – Steeplechase – 2021
Pat Bianchi – Superstition – Something To Say – The Music Of Stevie Wonder – Savant – 2021
Dee Bell – By Chance [Acaso] – Love for Sailin’ Over Seas (Then & Now) – Laser Records – 2022
DeAndre Lettsome – I’m Old Fashioned – Impetus – Bold City Music Productions – 2021
Jim Knapp Orchestra – Forward Motion – It’s Not Business, It’s Personal – Origin Records – 2021

Jazz In The A.M. Ep 206 – 01.10.2022

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

8:00 A.M. (Eastern)    
Tom Harrell – Walkway – Colors of a Dream – Highnote Records – 2013
Steve Treseler Group Featuring Ingrid Jensen – Center Song – Center Song – CMA Records – 2013
Miles Davis – Summertime – Original Mono Sessions Radio Sampler – Columbia/Legacy Records – 2013
Cheryl Barnes – That Afternoon in Harlem – Listen to This – Barnes & Cabasso Music – 2014
Russ Nolan – It Ain’t Child’s Play – Relentless – Rhinoceruss Music – 2013
Roger Humphries – Wylie Avenue Days – Keep The Faith – Corona Music – 2011
Barbara Levy Daniels – For All We Know – Love Lost and Found – Bldproductions Inc. – 2013
Matt Baker – Mood Indigo – Underground – Matt Baker – 2011
Buster Williams – Tunnel Wind – Lost In A Memory – TCB Records – 1998

9:00
Victory Jazz Quartet – Sunrise – Origin – Moretti Music – 2013
Ian O’Beirne – Sapporo – Glasswork – Ian O’Beirne – 2013
Robert Prester – Bite Size Steps (Giant Steps) – Dogtown – Robert Prester – 2013
Betty Bryant – You’re My Thrill – Iteration + – bry-mar music – 2013
Brian Gephart – McCoy Matrix – Standing On Two Feet – Origin Records – 2013
Matt Criscuolo – Ronnie’s Tune – Blippity Blat – Jazzeria – 2013
Carolyn Lee Jones – Old Devil Moon – The Performer – Carolyn Lee Jones – 2013
Harold Mabern – Seven Steps to Heaven – Right on Time – Smoke Sessions Records – 2014
L.A. 6 – Sight Seen At Twilight – Frame Of Mind – Jazzed Media – 2013

10:00
Bill Goodwin – Fee Fi Fo Fum – Raise Four – Vectordisc Records – 2013
Mike Longo – Whisper Not – Live from New York – CAP – 2013
Joshua Shneider – Blue To You – The Joshua Shneider Love Speaks Orchestra – Brooklyn Jazz Underground Records – 2013
Archie Shepp And Attica Blues Orchestra – Quiet Dawn – I Hear The Sound – Jazz Villette – 2013
Joe DeRose and Amici – The Spirit of the Room – Peace Streets – F.O.S. Music – 2013
David Bennett Thomas – Moxie – Headspace – Vectordisc Records – 2013
Dee Bell – Nature Boy – Silva/Bell/Elation – Laser Records – 2014
Craig Yaremko – Beach Blanket Bebop – Cyo3 – OA2 Records – 2013
Marc Seales – The Open Road – American Songs, Volume 2: Blues…And Jazz – Origin Records – 2014

11:00
Doug Webb – Bird Song – Another Scene – PosiTone Records – 2013
Enrico Granafei – Alone Together – Alone (And) Together – CAP – 2013
Mitch Frohman – Accents Con Ritmo – From Daddy With Love – Truth Revolution – 2013
Michelle Zangara – Stardust  – Songs Of Blue – MZRecords – 2013
Nick Phillips & Cava Menzies  – Speak Low – Moment To Moment – Nick Phillips Music – 2014
Rob Derke & The Nyjazz Quartet – Dispossession – Blue Divide – ZOHO Music – 2013
Loston Harris – Nice Work If You Can Get It – Swingfully Yours – Loston Harris – 2013
PJ Rasmussen – A Study In Scarlet – Another Adventure – Third Freedom Music – 2013
Pete Rodriguez – It’s Not Over Yet – Caminando Con Papi – Destiny Records – 2013