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2014.11.3 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: November 3, 2014
Check out ALL the New Jazz Music being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library the week of November 3, 2014! YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, November 3, 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT (UPDATE: LISTEN to 11/3/14 TNJT Audio)!


  • BEN BAILEY & THE NASHVILLE BIG BAND – “A BIRD IN THE HAND”
  • KENNY BARRON-DAVE HOLLAND – “THE ART OF CONVERSATION”
  • AARON BERNARD BRIM – “MEETING OF THE MINDZ”
  • CHICAGO YESTET – “JUST SAY YES”
  • CAT CONNER – “CAT HOUSE”
  • JAMIE DUBBERLY AND ORQUESTA DHARMA – “LA CLAVE DEL GUMBO”
  • CONNIE EVINGSON – “ALL THE CATS JOIN IN”
  • CHELSEY GREEN AND THE GREEN PROJECT – “THE GREEN ROOM”
  • LAUREN HOOKER – “ALL FOR YOU MY HEART AND SOUL”
  • JASON JACKSON – “INSPIRATION” 
  • JAMES FARM – “CITY FOLK”
  • DANA LANDRY TRIO – “MEMPHIS SKYLINE”
  • HANK MARVIN – “DJANGO’S CASTLE”
  • TAMMY McCANN – “LOVE STORIES”
  • SHAMIE ROYSTON – “PORTRAITS”
  • EVELYN RUBIO AND THE CALVIN OWENS BLUES ORCHESTRA – “HOMBRES”
  • ERIC SCHUGREN – “WAKE UP!”
  • “SOPHISTICATED LADY JAZZ QUARTET”
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Phil Woods - Jazz 88 Artist of the Week November 3 2014
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 BlogAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: November 3, 2014
Phil Woods, "one of the most successful saxophonists in jazz" (Scott Yanow, AllMusic.com), is the Jazz 88.3 Artist of the Week for November 3, 2014. He was born November 2, 1931 in Springfield, MA. Stay tuned in all week for music from this living Jazz icon!


Read the entire article for more info on our Artist of the Week and your way to SHARE YOUR FAVORITE PHIL!
Our Stream is Down...
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: November 2, 2014
As you may have noticed our stream is down. We are experiencing technical difficulties. We are working on the solution and will hopefully be up and running soon. Thanks for your patience. Friday, 9:40am                               
Spooktacular Jazz and Gerry Gibbs is Back - New In The Speakeasy 2014.10.28
Blog Name: Jazz88 SpeakeasyAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 28, 2014
Halloween episodes are up in the Jazz 88 Speakeasy for your scary week festivities...just click the links to play...if you dare!
 
It’s all in the Speakeasy!

This Is The New #Jazz Thing Monday October 27 2014 - Gerry Gibbs
Blog Name: The New Jazz Thing with Vince OutlawAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 27, 2014
LIVE Monday, October 27, 2014, 6-8 PM PT @Jazz88 San Diego's Jazz 88.3 FM, Jazz88.org, and Apple/Android Apps to The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 with Vince Outlaw...Supported by Listener Contributors like YOU and...YOUR BUSINESS (learn more about underwriting The New Jazz Thing!). 
Read the Entire Article for the list of the new adds to Jazz 88, Top 10 Countdown, and more!
2014.10.27 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 27, 2014
There is A LOT of NEW Jazz Music this week, with a couple of releases from that prodigious Cellar Live record label run by Cory Weeds along with lots of names new and familiar! YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, October 27, 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT (UPDATE: Hear TNJT 10/27 from the Jazz 88 Speakeasy)! !

  • MICHAEL EATON – “INDIVIDUATION”  (Destiny)
  • CHAMPIAN FULTON – “CHANGE PARTNERS”  (Cellar Live)
  • RICHARD GALLIANO – “SENTIMENTALE”  (Resonance)
  • JACLYN GUILLOU – “WINTER FOR BEGINNERS”  (Cellar Live)
  • JONATHAN KREISBERG – “WAVE UPON WAVE”  (NFN)
  • JASON MARSALIS VIBES QUARTET – “21ST CENTURY TRAD BAND” (Basin)
  • GARY MOTLEY – “DE.PART.TURE”  (G Stream)
  • ALISTER SPENCE / MYRA MELFORD – “EVERYTHING HERE IS POSSIBLE”
  • THE SPIN QUARTET – “IN CIRCLES”  (Origin)
  • BILL O’CONNELL & THE LATIN JAZZ ALLSTARS – “IMAGINE”  (Savant)
  • HOUSTON PERSON – “THE MELODY LINGERS ON “  (High Note)
  • YYSHAWN SOREY – “ALLOY”  (PI Recordings)
Read the entire article for your additional annotations about this week's New and your chance to Comment on New Jazz with your FREE Jazz 88 Speakeasy Account!
Zoot Sims - Jazz 88 Artist of the Week October 27 2014
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 BlogAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 27, 2014
Zoot Sims, as Portrait In Jazz host Joe Kocherhans calls him, "A Cool, Swinging Saxophist", is our Jazz 88 Artist of the Week for the week of October 27, 2014. John Haley Sims was born October 29, 1925 in Inglewood, California and he will be featured on "Portrait" on the 89th Anniversary of his birth, Wednesday, October 29, 2014. 

Here how Zoot got his nickname in this Portrait in Jazz preview...


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Hal Galper Jazz Live
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: October 21, 2014
Our next Jazz Live brings one of the finest Jazz pianists around today, Hal Galper. He's played with them all- Cannonball Adderley, Joe Williams, Phil Woods, George Duke, Anita O'Day, Chet Baker and Stan Getz, to name a few. Hal will be here in a trio setting on Tuesday, November 18 at 8pm. Please make your reservation by calling 619-388-3037 and please be a valid Jazz 88.3 member. Also, don't forget about that parking pass. MORE...
Read full article at: Hal Galper Jazz Live
2014.10.20 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 21, 2014
CELEBRATE NEW JAZZ MUSIC this week during our Jazz 88.3 Fall Pledge Drive by BECOMING A NEW MEMBER, RENEWING YOUR MEMBERSHIP, or GIVING A MONETARY GIFT!
The new Adds to the Jazz 88 Music Library for October 20, 2014 features several artists that have been featured both on our Jazz Live San Diego program (Brian Lynch, 1/2005) and in interviews (Dayna Stephens, hear the 11/2013 TNJT interview) along with several more Jazz luminaries. YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, October 20 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT! !

  • GREG ABATE QUARTET – “MOTIF”  (Whaling City Sound)
  • JASON ADASIEWICZ’S SUN ROOMS – “FROM THE REGION”  (Delmark)
  • FRANK KIMBROUGH – “QUARTET”  (Palmetto)
  • THE DAVE LIEBMAN GROUP – “SAMSARA”  (Whaling City Sound)
  • BRIAN LYNCH / EMMET COHEN – “QUESTIONED ANSWER”  (Hollistic Musicworks)
  • DIANE ROBLIN – “RECONNECT”  (Self-released)
  • DAYNA STEPHENS – “PEACE”  (Sunnyside)
  • BUDDY TATE – “TEXAS TENOR”  (Delmark/Sackville)
Read the entire article for your additional annotations about this week's New and your chance to Comment on New Jazz with your FREE Jazz 88 Speakeasy Account!
Dizzy Gillespie - Jazz 88 Artist of the Week October 20 2014
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 BlogAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 20, 2014
Dizzy Gillespie, as AllMusic.com's Scott Yanow said, "Trumpet virtuoso and bop revolutionary whose desire to innovate helped invent and define the musical vocabulary for an entire genre.", is the Jazz 88 Artist of the Week for October 20, 2014. You'll be hearing from this artist, who literally is the source for much of the Jazz music we love today, all week on San Diego's Jazz 88.3!


Read the entire article for more on Dizzy Gillespie and your chance to Comment with your FREE Jazz 88 Speakeasy account!
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