It’s a time of celebration this month around the world and this week on “The World’s MOdern JAzz Radio Channel” we’ll celebrate the announcement of the nominees for the 57th Grammy Awards that were just handed out to a number of MOJA’s greatest artists. And speaking of MOJA greats, we’ll begin things with the celebration of Grammy-winning drummer, composer, bandleader and fusion pioneer LENNY WHITE on MONDAY WITH THE MASTERS who turns 65 on December 19th. We’ll give you a rare, live performance by LENNY & a group of all-stars live in Japan in 1997 on LIVE @ MOJALand. We’ll give you a Friday filled with the greatest Fusion era hits of LENNY WHITE on FUSION FRIDAY. We’ll spend the day talking to 11 of the greats of MOJA who just received Grammy nominations on Saturday’s WORDS & MUSIC. And we’ll give you our special features that focus on ACID JAZZ and THE JAZZY JAMBANDS too. Of course there’s always much more coming your way this week!
Here’s a brief rundown of all the special programs this week on MOJA Radio…
Monday (December 15th)…We’ll celebrate LENNY WHITE on MONDAY WITH THE MASTERS.
Tuesday…On Tuesday you hear our patented features THE ATTACK OF THE JAZZY JAMBANDS and THIS IS ACID JAZZ, with an hour of the music plus comments from the man who created the genre, English Pirate Radio DJ Gilles Peterson.
Wednesday…Wednesday and Sunday we’ll present LENNY WHITE & HIS ALL-STAR FRIENDS Live in Japan 1997 on LIVE @ MOJALand + more Jazzy Jambands!
Thursday…THE ALL NEW MUSIC REVUE where we’ll debut 8 new releases including new work from the late Ronny Jordan, Nicholas Payton + more Jazzy Jambands!
Friday…On Friday you’ll hear LENNY WHITE’S GREATEST FUSION HITS (solo, with Return To Forever as well as his work with Miles Davis, Jaco Pastorius and Freddie Hubbard) on FRIDAY FUSION.
Saturday…On Saturday, we’ll spend the day talking to 11 MOJA Greats who just received 2014 Grammy Nominations on WORDS & MUSIC!
Sunday…The Sunday Specials (9 AM-1 PM Eastern & replayed 9 PM-1 AM ET/6-10 AM & PM Pacific)!
There’s so much more to enjoy this week on MOJA Radio!
Now you get all of this as a citizen of MOJA Nation for only 33 cents a day if you join as a monthly subscriber and about 27 cents a day if you join for a year. But, there’s a FREE side to MOJA Radio too and everyone’s invited to enjoy any of those free features found on the MOJA Radio homepage. Just look for the links to see interviews and live performance video on our MOJA Vision YouTube channel (Our most recent videos include RTF IV, Pat Metheny and Bill Frisell in concert and in conversation with Russ Davis!), read all about MOJA on our MOJA Radio Blog Site (the latest gives you my reflections on the 35th edition of the DETROIT JAZZ FEST, and hear my weekly program JAZZ AMERICA on Voice of America, the U.S. Government service. Plus you can hear a 90-minute sample of MOJA Radio and the latest edition of THE NEW JAZZ SINGERS with CAROLYN BEDNARSKI, all on demand by clicking on the correct link.
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