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Jazz Live- The Katie Thiroux Quartet
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: February 23, 2016
The Jazz Live momentum for 2016 continues with another great concert. Bassist and vocalist, Katie Thiroux, will be bringing a quartet TONIGHT at 8pm. Her stellar band includes Graham Dechter on guitar, Roger Neumann on saxophone and Matt Witek on drums. If you are a valid Jazz88 member you can reserve up to two tickets in the Speakeasy- if you don't have an account its easy to join...and free! If you need to purchase tickets or want more information please call 619-388-3743. Be sure to print the parking pass...it's a must.
Next Generation of San Diego Jazz to Compete at Monterey Jazz Festival [Interview]
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 BlogAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: February 23, 2016
The International Academy of Jazz San Diego (IAJSD.org) has been selected from over 130 groups to compete in the Next Generation Jazz Festival (NGJF), April 8-10, 2016 in Monterey, California, for a chance to perform at the legendary Monterey Jazz Festival in September 2016. IAJ-SD, a nonprofit 501c3 providing after school music enrichment in Jazz studies patterned after youth symphonic programs, will be the only group representing San Diego in the weekend of competition, learning, and engagement by top Jazz artists and competition judges including Grammy-award winner Terri Lyne Carrington and San Diego's own Gilbert Castellanos. IAJ-SD has kicked off a fundraising drive to help with costs of transportation, housing, and other expenses for a select group of students to go to NGJF. IAJ-SD board member Arlene Damasco and Executive Director Guy Gonzalez stopped by The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw on Monday, February 22, 2016 to fill us in on the details of the upcoming competition and ask for help to reach their fundraising goals. 



This Is The New Jazz Thing February 23, 2016
Blog Name: The New Jazz Thing with Vince OutlawAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: February 22, 2016
Coming up on the next session of The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, airing Tuesday, February 23, 2016, Midnight to 2am, then available for On-Demand Streaming (Podcast coming soon) later Tuesday morning...
LISTEN LIVELISTEN LIVE: The New Jazz Thing, Tuesday, February 23, 2016 Midnight-2am PT (Click To PopUp Listen Live Browser. Other Listen Live Methods…)
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New This Week In The Jazz 88.3 Music Library 2016-2-22
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: February 22, 2016
Check out all the new releases to the Jazz 88 Music Library the week of February 22, 2016! Tune in all week for New Jazz Music specially selected by your Jazz 88 on-air hosts. Tune into The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw (Airing: Tuesday, Midnight-2am; On-Demand Immediately After) for 2 hours of all New Jazz Music and Jazz News. 
  • GOGO PENGUIN – “MAN MADE OBJECT”
  • JOSEPH HOWELL – “TIME MADE TO SWING”
  • THAD JONES / MEL LEWIS JAZZ ORCHESTRA – “ALL MY YESTERDAYS”
  • GRACE KELLY – “TRYING TO FIGURE IT OUT”
  • JULIAN LAGE – “ARCLIGHT”
  • DANIELA MERCURY – “VIRTUAL VINYL”
  • ARK OVRUTSKI QUINTET – “INTERSECTION”
  • KEN PEPLOWSKI – “ENRAPTURE”
  • CURTIS ROBINSON (“THE DOCTOR”) – “DANCING IN THE STREET”
  • HENRY ROBINETT – “I HAVE KNOWN MOUNTAINS”
READ THE FULL ARTICLE for links to artists websites, release reviews, and additional listening notes from the Jazz 88 Music staff....
Drop Me Off In Harlem
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: February 19, 2016
Jazz 88.3 presents "Drop Me Off In Harlem," a Black History month film screening happening TONIGHT from 7-9PM at the Saville Theatre. This is your chance to enjoy 2-hours of rare film, footage from the stars of the Cotton Club, The Savoy Ballroom, Minton's Playhouse and other legendary New York Venues. Featured performers include Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Cab Calloway, Miles Blue Rhythm Band and lots more! Admission is FREE(!).
This Is The New Jazz Thing February 16 2016
Blog Name: The New Jazz Thing with Vince OutlawAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: February 15, 2016
Coming up on the next session of The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, airing Tuesday, February 16, 2016, Midnight to 2am, then available for On-Demand Streaming (Podcast coming soon) later Tuesday morning...

LISTEN LIVELISTEN LIVE: The New Jazz Thing, Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Midnight-2am PT (Click To PopUp Listen Live Browser. Other Listen Live Methods…)
PUT TNJT ON YOUR CALENDAR - Don't miss a session of The New, subscribe to our Google Calendar!
New This Week in the Jazz 88.3 Music Library 2016-2-15
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: February 15, 2016
Check out all the new releases to the Jazz 88 Music Library the week of February 15, 2016! Tune in all week for New Jazz Music specially selected by your Jazz 88 on-air hosts. Tune into The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw (Airing: Tuesday, Midnight-2am; On-Demand Immediately After) for 2 hours of all New Jazz Music and Jazz News. 

New This Week in the Jazz 88.3 Music Library 2016.2.15
  • JEFF COFFIN WITH CALEB CHAPMAN’S CRESCENT SUPER BAND – “THE INSIDE OF THE OUTSIDE”
  • AVISHAI COHEN – “INTO THE SILENCE”
  • ADISON EVANS – “HERO”
  • JEFF HALL – “LIFE COLLECTED”
  • BOB KENMOTSU QUARTET – “I’M IN LOVE WITH YOU”
  • TOM LELLIS – “THE FLOW”
  • LYLE MAYS QUARTET – “THE LUDWIGSBURG CONCERT”
  • GABRIEL MERVINE – “PEOPLE”
  • MATT PARKER – “PRESENT TIME”
  • WENDY PEDERSEN & JIM GASIOR – “WE TWO”
  • PAQUITO d’RIVERA – “PAQUITO & MANZANERO”
  • BILL STEWART – “SPACE SQUID”
  • TIM TAMASHIRO – “DRINKY”
READ THE FULL ARTICLE for links to artists websites, release reviews, and additional listening notes from the Jazz 88 Music staff....
Danny Green Group at the Loft at UCSD
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 BlogAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: February 11, 2016
For his recent concert at UCSD’s Loft, pianist Danny Green augmented his usual trio-mates, bassist Justin Grinnnell and drummer Julian Cantelm, with three other stellar San Diego musicians – reedman Tripp Sprague, percussionist Mark Lamson and vocalist Leonard Patton.

Danny Green at The Loft at UCSD , January 2016

Danny Green is a gifted keyboardist and an equally gifted composer. His recent recordings include most, if not all, of his own compositions, and several of those works made it to the set list at the Loft, along with offerings from Michael Jackson, Djavan and Stevie Wonder.

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Gary Peacock Trio!
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: February 10, 2016
The Gary Peacock Trio will grace San Diego with their talent and presence THIS Saturday, February 13th at 7:30PM as part of the Athenaeum's Jazz @ TSRI series! This rare West Coast appearance featuring Peacock on bass, Marc Copland on piano, and Joey Baron on drums will be one for the books! Heralded worldwide for the past 32 years as the bassist in the landmark Keith Jarrett Trio, Peacock celebrates his 80th birthday this year with a special tour and CD release. Peacock’s six-decade career has included notable stints with artists including Bill Evans, Albert Ayler, Paul Bley, and Miles Davis. You can't miss this show--you just can't! Click here for tickets!
John Scofield & Joe Lovano Quartet
Blog Name: Home Page NewsAuthor: San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Posted on: February 10, 2016
The John Scofield and Joe Lovano Quartet will hit the UCSD Price Center Ballroom stage, TONIGHT at 8PM! This is truly one show you simply won't want to miss! The lineup: John Scofield - guitar, Joe Lovano - sax, Bill Street - bass and Lewis Nash - drums. What's better?! There are still tickets available for you to see and enjoy this incredible assembly of musicians! Simply click here!
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