Music Shows

Cyprus Avenue
8:00 pm
Sat July 6, 2013

Jimmy and Bob

Jimmy Cliff: The KCRW Session
jimmycliff.com

This week on Cyprus Avenue… It’s a celebration of reggae, as we explore newly-released music of Jimmy Cliff and the late Bob Marley

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12th Street Jump
1:55 pm
Sat July 6, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Ahmad Jamal

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Ahmad Jamal with our very own Joe Cartwright. The 12th Street psychologist, Dr. Pearl, dishes advice to Paula Deen and the NSA makes us sing the blues.

Song List:
Darn That Dream
But Not For Me
September Song
Night Mist Blues
It Ain’t Necessarily So
Blue Skies

SPOTIFY: Ahmad Jamal
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Cyprus Avenue
8:12 pm
Sat June 29, 2013

Rhythm to the Rhythms, Vol. III: 2003-2004

Los Lobos
rollingstone.com

As Cyprus Avenue gets closer to its 35th anniversary, we continue our "Rhythm to the Rhythms" series -- this time looking back at some noteworthy music featured on the show in 2003 and 2004.

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Cyprus Avenue
8:39 pm
Sat June 22, 2013

Marty Stuart -- Redux

Marty Stuart & The Fabulous Superlatives
FollyTheater.org

On July 19, Cyprus Avenue will feature Marty Stuart at The Folly Theater in Cyprus Avenue Live.  This week on the program, we feature examples of his multi-faceted music. 

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Cyprus Avenue
7:00 am
Mon June 17, 2013

The Soul of Rock and Roll: Roy Orbison, Part 2

Roy Orbison
Facebook.com/RoyOrbison

This week on Cyprus Avenue, the second part of our celebration of Roy Orbison's iconic music career.

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12th Street Jump
1:25 pm
Sat June 15, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Erroll Garner

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Erroll Garner with our special guest Bobby Watson. The 12th Street Jump label releases the “Jazz for Doctors” album and Nedra gets the Basketball Blues as the NBA playoffs ruin her mood.
Song List:
I Cover The Waterfront
There Is No Greater Love
Tones For Joan’s Bones
Sea Journey
The Look of Love
I’ve Got The World On A String

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Cyprus Avenue
11:59 pm
Sun June 9, 2013

John Fogerty: Wrote A Song For Everyone

John Fogerty
Facebook.com/JohnFogerty

An exploration of John Fogerty's new album, Wrote A Song For Everyone, which features rearranged classics, new music and a who's-who of guest artists.

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12th Street Jump
1:14 pm
Sat June 8, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Monty Alexander and Oliver Nelson

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Monty Alexander and Oliver Nelson. Our resident psychologist, Dr. Pearl dishes advice to the Pope while Serena’s School for Scat enrolls some well-known students.

Song List:
Fly Me To The Moon
Night Mist Blues
SKJ
Stolen Moments
The Shadow Of Your Smile
Hi-Fly
My Shining Hour
Straight, No Chaser

Spotify: Monty Alexander
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Cyprus Avenue
10:31 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Richard Thompson At The Folly

Richard Thompson
FollyTheater.org

On June 6, Cyprus Avenue will feature Richard Thompson at The Folly Theater in Cyprus Avenue Live.  This week on the program, we look at Thompson's storied recording career.  (This edition of Cyprus Avenue aired on June 1, 2013.)

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Cyprus Avenue
10:28 am
Thu June 6, 2013

The Soul of Rock and Roll: Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison
Facebook.com/RoyOrbison

A journey through just some of the music from icon Roy Orbison's vast recording career.  (This edition of Cyprus Avenue aired on May 25, 2013.)

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Cyprus Avenue
10:25 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Here Come The Women

Ashley Monroe
Brian Tipton, CMT.com

A celebration of great music from some amazing women on the scene. (This edition of Cyprus Avenue aired on May 18, 2013.)

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12th Street Jump
2:59 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of T Bone Walker

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of T Bone Walker with our special guest Bill Dye. A call in reminds us “Who’s Got the Blues” in Alaska and Dr. Pearl holds a session to help Wall Street.

Song List: I Want A Little Girl
Two Bones And A Pick
What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Shufflin The Blues
Good Morning Heartache
Hands Off
T Bone Shuffle

Spotify: T Bone Walker

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12th Street Jump
2:03 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Fats Waller

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Fats Waller. Dr. Pearl helps Keith Richards deal with change and a parody considers what Fats Waller might say about all the present day misbehavin’.

Song List:
Jitterbug Waltz
Squeeze Me
Your Feet’s Too Big
One Note Samba
Let’s Face the Music and Dance
Come On A My House
Honeysuckle Rose
Scrapple From the Apple

SPOTIFY LINK: Fats Waller

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12th Street Jump
1:48 pm
Sat May 18, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Big Joe Turner

On this weeks’ archive episode of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Big Joe Turner. We play a game of questions with 12th Street Jump’s own Joe Cartwright and send the learned out into the world with the “Graduation Blues”.

Song List:
Jumpin’ the Blues
Flip, Flop, and Fly
Tight
Trouble In Mind
Roll’em Pete
One Note Samba
Shake, Rattle, and Roll

Spotify: Big Joe Turner

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Cyprus Avenue
1:15 pm
Sun May 12, 2013

How Many Roads: Black America Sings Dylan

Soul and R&B interpretations of classic Bob Dylan songs this week on Cyprus Avenue.

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12th Street Jump
9:50 am
Sat May 11, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Irving Berlin

On this weeks’ archive episode of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Irving Berlin. The cast plays a game of “So, What’s Your Question?” to reveal a few lesser known facts about Irving Berlin.

Song List:
Overhand
What’ll I Do
Let’s Face the Music and Dance
It Ain’t Necessarily So
Dat Dere
Blue Skies
Little Joe

Spotify:
Irving Berlin

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Music Shows
9:11 am
Sat May 11, 2013

The Fish Fry, Saturday May 11

Cyprus Avenue
1:50 pm
Sat May 4, 2013

Willie, Jake, & Steve

Willie Nelson

New music from Willie Nelson, Steve Earle, and Jake Bugg this week on Cyprus Avenue.

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12th Street Jump
11:49 am
Sat May 4, 2013

Celebrating Jeff Hamilton

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the music of Jeff Hamilton with our special guest, the man himself, Jeff Hamilton. We find out what gives Jeff the blues and learn a whole lot more with a game of “So, What’s Your Question”.

Song List:
Gravy Waltz
I Love Being Here With You
Little Rootie Tootie
Bye Ya
Whisper Not
Poinciana
But Not For Me

Spotify Link:
Jeff Hamilton

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Music Shows
9:53 am
Thu May 2, 2013

KC Hip-Hop Artist Les Izmore On Live Performing, KC Pride, Apples

During any given week, local hip-hop artist Les Izmore may be found free-styling in the Crossroads, fronting an 18 piece afro-beat/funk dance band, or opening for big acts coming through, like Kendrick Lamar and next week, Talib Kweli.

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12th Street Jump
3:38 pm
Sat April 27, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Charles Mingus

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Charles Mingus with our special guest Steve Lambert. Our own psychologist, Dr. Pearl, helps Anne Romney with her hubby and then Serena’s School for Scat helps makes sense of the senseless.

Song List: Living Without You Reincarnation of a Lovebird Love For Sale Fables of Faubus Remember Rockefeller at Attica Nostalgia in Times Square

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12th Street Jump
3:32 pm
Sat April 20, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Herbie Mann

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Herbie Mann with our special guests, Rob Scheps and Jerry Dodgion. Our resident psychologist, Dr. Pearl helps the President and a parody about spring allergies gets messy.

Song List:
Memphis Underground
Bird of Beauty
Pink Panther
Theme Hatari
The Days of Wine and Roses
Dreamsville
Comin’ Home Baby

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12th Street Jump
3:26 pm
Sat April 13, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Freddie Hubbard

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Freddie Hubbard with our special guest Stan Kessler. The gang checks in with Dr. Pearl as she takes a direct call from George W and we preview the new Jazzmark cards to celebrate Jazz Month.

Song list:
52nd & Broadway
Upjump Spring
Stolen Moments
Skydive
Bolivia
Birdlike

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Cyprus Avenue
1:15 pm
Sat April 13, 2013

Atlantic Records: 1959-1975

Aretha Franklin In The Atlantic Studios

A look at the legacy of Atlantic Records, and the lesser-known artists the studio produced, this week on Cyprus Avenue.

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Cyprus Avenue
3:31 pm
Fri April 12, 2013

Rhythm To The Rhythms 2001-2002

Ryan Adams

The second installment in a series looking back at the arc of popular music since the year 2000.

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12th Street Jump
3:19 pm
Sun April 7, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Joe Sample

This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the music of Joe Sample with our special guest, the man himself, Joe Sample. We find out what gives Joe the blues and learn a whole lot more with a game of “So, What’s Your Question”.

Song List:
One Day I’ll Fly Away
Put It Where You Want It
Nica’s Dream
Soul Shadows
It Happens Everyday
Street Life

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Cyprus Avenue
7:24 pm
Sat March 30, 2013

Madeleine, Mary, & Iris

Iris DeMent

Three powerful female singer-songwriters this week on Cyprus Avenue.

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Cyprus Avenue
2:54 pm
Sun March 24, 2013

Jimi Hendrix: People, Hell, & Angels

A look at new and previously unreleased material Hendrix produced before his untimely death.

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Cyprus Avenue
3:00 pm
Sat March 16, 2013

Boz Scaggs: Memphis

New and classic music from Boz this week on Cyprus Avenue.

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12th Street Jump
2:47 pm
Sat March 16, 2013

Celebrating The Birthday Of Nat King Cole

On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Nat King Cole with our special guest Lonnie McFadden. The gang checks in with Dr. Pearl as she helps Sarah Palin & Rush Limbaugh, but that won’t stop a parody about “All That Trash”.
Song list:
Poinciana
Unforgettable
All That Jazz
L. O. V. E.
Smile
Route 66

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