CELEBRATING THE 35TH DETROIT JAZZ FEST & MORE…This Week on MOJA Radio!
This week, from Friday, August 29th through Labor Day, Monday September 1st, the jazz world gathers in The MOTOR CITY, DETROIT, for the 35th edition of its incredible, all-free jazz festival. MOJA will be there and we’ll be celebrating that fact and much more this week on “The World’s MOdern JAzz Radio Channel!”
Here’s a brief rundown…
Monday (AUGUST 25th)…We’ll kick things off with one more celebration of the great WAYNE SHORTER with our weekly feature Monday with the Masters on the very day he turns 81.
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 an hour of MOJA Radio exclusive, rare performances recorded LIVE @ THE DETROIT JAZZ FESTIVAL on LIVE @ MOJALand + more Jazzy Jambands!
Thursday…THE ALL NEW MUSIC REVUE where we’ll debut 5 new releases including new music recorded live in Detroit + more Jazzy Jambands!
Friday…On Friday you’ll hear Detroit’s great Fusion artists with MOTOR CITY MOJA GREATS OF THE FUSION ERA on FRIDAY FUSION.
Saturday…On Saturday, we’ll spend the day talking to twelve of the artists who’ll be playing this year’s edition of “The World’s Biggest Free Jazz Festival” each hour from Noon-Midnight ET and hearing their fabulous music with a special titled “HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2014 DETROIT JAZZ FESTIVAL” 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!
Now…read on and get all the details.