Music Shows

12th Jump Street
11:30 pm
Sat November 10, 2012

Happy Birthday Hubert Laws

Hubert Laws

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Hubert Laws with our special guest Horace Washington.

On the funny side, we improvise a blues jam about our special guest and then we use song parody to TRY and explain political primaries.
 
Playlist:
But Not For Me
Moments Notice
Stardust
Dat Dere
The Nearness of You
Killer Joe

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12th Street Jump
11:30 pm
Sat November 3, 2012

Happy Birthday, Arturo Sandoval

Arturo Sandoval

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Arturo Sandoval with our special guest Stan Kessler.

We play “Who’s Got the Blues?” with the Saxman in Alabama and improvise a blues jam just to help him get by. And later in the show, we sing the “Election Day Blues” for a breakdown on the campaign build-up to get started on the next four years.
 
Playlist:
Confessin’ the Blues
Hot House
Blue Monk
Speak Low
Jordu
Parisian Thoroughfare
The Blues Walk

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12th Street Jump
11:30 pm
Sat October 27, 2012

Happy Birthday, Zoot Simms

Zoot Simms

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Zoot Simms with our special guest Horace Washington.

It gets funny when we improvise a blues jam about an audience member from Iowa and later the Sax Therapist helps a couple get their groove back.

Playlist:
Frankie & Johnny
I Got Rhythm
Cold Duck Time
Willow Weep For Me
Bird of Stone
Too Close For Comfort

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Cyprus Avenue
3:36 pm
Sat October 27, 2012

Ray Charles: The Atlantic Years

This week on Cyprus Avenue, a look at the undeniable genius of Ray Charles, and the tracks that defined his early recording career at Atlantic Records.

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12th Street Jump
1:56 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Celebrating The Birthday Of Dizzie Gillespie

Dizzie Gillespie

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Dizzy Gillespie with our special guest Stan Kessler.

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Cyprus Avenue
3:36 pm
Sat October 20, 2012

Echoes From Britain: Tom Jones & Van Morrison

This week on Cyprus Avenue, new releases from two giants of popular music - Van Morrison and Tom Jones.

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12th Street Jump
1:19 pm
Mon October 15, 2012

Celebrating The Birthday Of Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Thelonious Monk with our special guest Dave Chael.

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Cyprus Avenue
3:36 pm
Sat October 13, 2012

Rosanne Cash Returns

This week on Cyprus Avenue, a career spanning look at Rosanne Cash, the latest artist coming to town for Bill Shapiro’s “Live at the Folly Theater Series.”

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat October 6, 2012

Survey

Dwight Yoakam.

On this week's Cyprus Avenue, a survey of music from artists Dwight Yoakam, Shooter Jennings, Los Lobos & more.

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat September 22, 2012

Bob Dylan: 15

This week's Cyprus Avenue features the songs of Bob Dylan.

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12th Street Jump
9:11 am
Tue September 18, 2012

Celebrating The Birthday of Cannonball Adderley

Canonball Adderley

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Cannonball Adderley with our special guest Kim Park.

Cannonball Adderley

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat September 15, 2012

Dim Lights, Thick Smoke, Hillbilly Music: Vol. 5

George Jones.

This week, Cyprus celebrates the American tradition of hillbilly music. Below, the playlist for this week's show.

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12th Street Jump
1:20 pm
Mon September 10, 2012

Celebrating The Birthday Of Jimmy Reed

Jimmy Reed

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Jimmy Reed with our special guests, Grammy nominated Karrin Allyson and Sheila Bey.

Jimmy Reed

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat September 8, 2012

We Are Alive: Bruce Springsteen At 62

From his early glory days.
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This week's Cyprus features the music of The Boss, from his early songs to his latest from the album Wrecking Ball.

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat September 1, 2012

Jerry Lee Lewis: 'The Killer' Live

Lewis in the 1950s.
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This week's Cyprus featured the music of American rock icon Jerry Lee Lewis, aka The Killer.

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12th Street Jump
1:18 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Celebrating Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate our annual Charlie Parker Tribute show with our special guest Jim Mair and our 1st Annual Charlie Parker Cutting Contest winner, Ben Britton from Pottstown, PA.

Charlie Parker

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat August 25, 2012

Jimmy Cliff: Then & Now

Jimmy Cliff performing in 1997.
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This week Cyprus featured the music of Jimmy Cliff, from the songs of 1972's The Harder They Come to those from his new album Rebirth.

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12th Street Jump
11:51 am
Mon August 20, 2012

Celebrating The Birthday of Bill Evans

Bill Evans

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Bill Evans with our special guest Michael Pagan.

Bill Evans

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat August 18, 2012

Sam Baker: For The Folly (Repeat 2)

This week's Cyprus Avenue was a repeat of the Sam Baker episode. Find the playlist for that episode here before he plays the Folly on Saturday, August 25.

Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat August 18, 2012

Sam Baker: For The Folly (Repeat)

This week, Cyprus celebrates the music of Texan Sam Baker in a repeat broadcast of this previous episode.

12th Street Jump
1:07 pm
Tue August 14, 2012

Celebrating the Birthday of Pat Metheny

Pat Metheny

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Pat Metheny with our special guest Danny Embrey.

Pat Metheny

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat August 11, 2012

Survey Of The Overlooked Artists

This week on Cyprus Avenue, several new releases from overlooked artists spanning four decades. Below, the playlist for Bill Shapiro's survey of his favorite tracks from The Blasters, Rodriguez and more for this episode of Cyprus Avenue.

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The Fish Fry
10:33 am
Wed August 8, 2012

Yank Rachell, Knocky Parker

Yank Rachell

 James "Yank" Rachell (March 16, 1910 – April 9, 1997) was an American country blues musician, dubbed an "elder statesman of the blues." - Wikipedia

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12th Street Jump
12:28 pm
Tue August 7, 2012

Celebrating The Birthdays Of Dorothy Ashby And Tony Bennett

Dorothy Ashby

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Dorothy Ashby and Tony Bennett with our special guest Michael Oshiver.

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat August 4, 2012

Half A Century Of The Rolling Stones

Look how cute.

On this episode of Cyprus Avenue, celebrate 50 years of the Rolling Stones with a collection of their greatest hits.

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Fish Fry
10:25 am
Tue July 31, 2012

Fats Domino, Cookie and the Boogie Ramblers, Big Walter Price

Fats Domino
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12th Street Jump
10:03 am
Tue July 31, 2012

Celebrating The Birthdays of Hank Jones & Eddie Jefferson

Hank Jones

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthdays of Hank Jones and Eddie Jefferson.

Hank Jones

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12th Street Jump
9:45 am
Tue July 31, 2012

Celebrating The Birthday Of Sonny Boy Williamson

Sonny Boy Williamson

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Sonny Boy Williamson with our special guests Tom “Trashmouth” Baker and Sheila Bey.

Sonny Boy Williamson

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat July 28, 2012

Songs Of Heartbreak: Bruce Springsteen And Richard & Linda Thompson

Richard and Linda Thompson.

This week on Cyprus Avenue: Break-up songs. Bruce Springsteen and Richard and Linda Thompson give us their musical take on heartbreak.

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Cyprus Avenue
2:00 pm
Sat July 21, 2012

Sam Baker: For The Folly (Repeat)

This week, Cyprus Avenue is a repeat of the June 30 episode featuring the work of Texan singer-songwriter Sam Baker. You can find that playlist here.

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