|LIVE Monday, September 29, 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
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The San Diego Music Awards
are right around the corner! They're taking place TONIGHT
. Jazz 88.3's
very own Claudia Russell
, Ron Dhanifu
, J. Otis Williams
and Janine Harty
will be there to present the Blues and Jazz awards, appropriately. Performers include Joshua White
, Robin Henkel
& Whitney Shay
, Euphoria Brass Band
, and Tomcat Courtney
, just to name a few! For more info, click here
The Blues Jam
is in full-swing and happens every
Wednesday night at Proud Mary's
(located at the Ramada Inn: 5500 Kearny Mesa Road, 92111) from 6 to 9pm
. Every Shade of Blue host Janine Harty
guides the jam and each week she features special guests. So, dust off your instruments and plan to attend! James “Mojo” Reed, 11/27- No Jam (Happy Thanksgiving).
|One of the first innovators on the bass during the be-bop era, Oscar Pettiford is San Diego's Jazz 88.3 Artist of the Week for the week of September 29, 2014. You'll be hearing his music all week at Jazz 88.3 and he will be the feature during the Noon PT Portrait in Jazz feature on the 92nd Anniversary of his birth in Okmulgee, OK, September 30, 1922. He passed away at the age of 37 in Copenhagen, Denmark on September 8, 1960. |
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