REMEMBERING JOE SAMPLE, DETROIT JAZZ FEST RECAP, RARE LIVE LARRY CORYELL & MORE…This Week on MOJA Radio!
This week on “The World’s MOdern JAzz Radio Channel” we’ll celebrate the life and music of one of the all-time greats, JOE SAMPLE, who passed away on Friday the 12th, look back at some of the high points of this years DETROIT JAZZ FESTIVAL, go back in time to the 1987 Atlanta Jazz Fest to hear a rare, live performance by MOJA Master guitarist LARRY CORYELL and two of his superstar friends, plus we’ll get into our usual shenanigans that you just won’t want to miss!
Here’s a brief rundown of all the special programs this week on MOJA Radio…
Monday (September 15th)…We’ll kick things off with an hour-long celebration of one of the most enduring bands, THE YELLOWJACKETS.
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 a rare, MOJA Radio exclusive live performance featuring guitar wiz LARRY CORYELL, with special guests John Scofield and Kevin Eubanks, recorded at the 1987 Atlanta Jazz Festival on LIVE @ MOJALand + more Jazzy Jambands!
Thursday…THE ALL NEW MUSIC REVUE where we’ll debut 5 new releases including the newest from JASON MORAN titled All Rise: A Joyful Elegy To Fats Waller + more Jazzy Jambands!
Friday…On Friday you’ll hear the music of JOE SAMPLE with THE CRUSADERS, as we mark the passing of this great man who died last Friday at the age of 75 on FRIDAY FUSION.
Saturday…On Saturday, we’ll spend the day talking to some of the artists we happened to see over Labor Day in the Motor City with a special titled “2014 DETROIT JAZZ FESTIVAL RECAP” 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 World’s Biggest FREE Jazz Festival,” 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. Come & Get It & Spread the Word!
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