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19/01/2019

Jazz special to honor Martin Luther King Jr. and 'triumphant music' of civil rights movement
 
Martin Luther King Jr. was a jazz fan who wrote eloquently about the music he loved, as well as how jazz and the artists who created it influenced and shaped the dialogue of the civil rights movement. We celebrate King?s life on Monday with a special program dedicated to his appreciation for and influence on the genre.

19/01/2019

The New Cool: Tom Misch brings jazz atmosphere to his summery soul pop
 
Tom Misch describes himself first and foremost as a beat maker. His musical development began on the humble fiddle, next to the guitar, which he plays prominently in live performances. Misch's 2018 debut album Geography blends both his digital and acoustic expertise, with impressive results.

18/01/2019

Jazz Caliente: Connecting with Brazilian pianist André Mehmari
 
The Brazilian pianist and composer André Mehmari brings his trio to the Pacific Northwest for the first time next week for shows in Portland , Seattle and Bellevue . I'm grateful that I was able to catch a phone interview with this truly brilliant musician.

18/01/2019

James Hunter Six
 
James Hunter Six Feb. 5 at 7:30 p.m. Dimitriou's Jazz Alley, Seattle

18/01/2019

The Manhattan Transfer
 
The Manhattan Transfer Thrusday, Feb. 7 at 7:30 p.m. Dimitriou's Jazz Alley, Seattle

18/01/2019

Tedeschi Trucks Band
 
Tedeschi Trucks Band Thursday, May 23 at 8:00 p.m. The Paramount Theater, Seattle

18/01/2019

The Seattle Boat Show
 
The Seattle Boat Show Jan. 25 - Feb. 2 CenturyLink Field and South Lake Union, Seattle

16/01/2019

John Kessler honors the lives of artists we lost in 2018
 
We may have left 2018 behind, but we will always remember the musical greats we lost last year. John Kessler marked the end of the year with a two-hour special honoring the lives of those artists. (This show originally aired Dec. 29, 2018.)

16/01/2019

Honoring MLK: John Kessler highlights music of the civil rights movement
 
Music was an essential part of the civil rights movement. This weekend, KNKX?s John Kessler will host a special hourlong program highlighting the most important songs of the era, as well as the milestones they marked.

11/01/2019

The Kenji Wagner Quintet takes us to the jazz clubhouse
 
Asked about learning jazz in the red-hot Northwest scene, Interlake High School junior Kenji Wagner told us the best part is sharing jazz with the community of teenage musicians he encounters.

10/01/2019

Listen to the 2018 KNKX Holiday Jam
 
KNKX presented its 22nd Holiday Jam and Live Broadcast on last month at the Historic Capitol Theater in Olympia, continuing the tradition of bringing yuletide cheer to the Northwest and showcasing some of the area's best student and regional jazz musicians. The concert was hosted by Abe Beeson and broadcast live on KNKX.

08/01/2019

KNKX's best of 2018 student DJs
 
We had some wonderful guest student DJs from all over the region in 2018. For our first student DJ hour of 2019, which aired Jan. 3, Evening Jazz host Abe Beeson compiled 11 songs that appeared on student DJ playlists from last year.

05/01/2019

The New Cool: Favorites of 2018
 
You've already seen plenty of top-albums lists for the year now past. Tune in to The New Cool this Saturday for my look back with two hours of favorites from 2018. There's plenty of diversity ? from piano trios to synthesizers and laptops, retrospective updates and all-star collectives, too. Make a date to spend Saturday afternoon (3-5 p.m.) with some of the most exciting new music of the past 12 months!

04/01/2019

Jazz Caliente's Rhythm Makers: Part 14 features powerful percussionist Mayra Casales
 
Mayra Casales is recognized as a powerful and versatile percussionist, and she's certainly done her share of advocating for women in music. Let's get to know our Jazz Caliente Rhythm Maker No. 14!

29/12/2018

The New Cool: Delvon Lamarr and Amy Novo say farewell to Seattle
 
Delvon Lamarr and his wife/manager Amy Novo are packing up the Hammond organ and moving to Austin, Texas, to begin a new direction on their musical journey. After a sparkling live performance in the KNKX studios, the Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio celebrates New Year's Eve at the Triple Door before the big move in a couple of weeks. I asked them to write a fond farewell note, a "love letter" to their friends and fans in the Northwest. They were only too happy to oblige.

28/12/2018

Jazz Caliente: 2019 brings more live Latin jazz to our region
 
At the very top of your New Year's resolution list, write this: See more live music performances! The Seattle-area live Latin jazz forecast for the first quarter of 2019 is impressive. Here's what we know so far.

28/12/2018

The New Cool: Delvon Lamarr and Amy Novo say farewell to Seattle
 
Delvon Lamarr and his wife/manager Amy Novo are packing up the Hammond organ and moving to Austin, Texas, to begin a new stage in their musical journey. After a sparkling live performance in the KNKX studios, the Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio celebrates New Year's Eve at the Triple Door before packing and preparing for the move. I asked them to write a fond farewell note, a "love letter" to their friends and fans in the Northwest. They were only too happy to oblige.

27/12/2018

All Blues host John Kessler discusses this year's top 10 blues albums
 
All Blues host John Kessler recently released his annual top 10 list of blues albums . He sat down with Morning Edition host Kirsten Kendrick to discuss the music ? a mix of old and new sounds. Listen to their chat and some of the tunes now.

22/12/2018

The New Cool: Get Grooving for Christmas
 
Merry Christmas to you, New Cool listener! Santa has dropped off a few modern jazz Christmas tunes for The New Cool this week, so tune in and enjoy as you scramble to finish all your pre-Christmas shopping, wrapping, cooking and (hopefully) relaxing.

21/12/2018

Discover new books for the jazz and blues lovers on your gift list
 
Details of the seemingly charmed life of an international jazz star. Memories of the rough-and-tumble heyday of Chicago blues, and the tiny independent record labels that nurtured it. A collection of exquisite moments in the lives and performances of some of the jazz greats, captured in real light. There's a new book for every jazz and blues enthusiast this year.

 
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