It’s AL DI MEOLA Birthday Week on MOJA Radio!
All week long we’re going to focus on a man who is one of the defining artists in MOJA. The great guitarist, composer, bandleader, fusion pioneer, world jazz star and multi-award winner AL DI MEOLA turns 60 on Tuesday and we’re celebrating all week on MOJA Radio!
Here’s a brief rundown…
Monday (JULY 21st)…We’ll kick things off with a birthday salute to the great guitarist AL DI MEOLA (born on July 22nd!) on our weekly feature 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 AL DI MEOLA # TIMES LIVE (solo electric, with Return To Forever and with World Sinfonia) on LIVE @ MOJALand + more Jazzy Jambands!
Thursday…THE ALL NEW MUSIC REVUE where we’ll debut 4 new releases + more Jazzy Jambands!
Friday…On Friday you’ll hear the greatest Fusion hits of AL DI MEOLA on FRIDAY FUSION.
Saturday…On Saturday, we’ll spend the day talking to AL DI MEOLA each hour from Noon-Midnight ET and hearing lots of his brilliant music 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 two latest give you my reflections on the 5th anniversary of MOJA Radio and my reviews of some of the shows I took in at the 35th Edition of The Montreal 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. Come & Get It & Spread the Word!
Now…read on and get all the details.