Mike Jacobs http://kios.org en KIOS BLUES CHART MARCH 2014 http://kios.org/post/kios-blues-chart-march-2014 <p><strong>ARTIST / CD TITLE / RECORD LABEL</strong></p> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 15:52:32 +0000 Mike Jacobs 7320 at http://kios.org KIOS BLUES CHART MARCH 2014 Jazz From Studio One: March 2014 http://kios.org/post/jazz-studio-one-march-2014 <p><strong>MARCH&nbsp; 6th: WOMEN IN JAZZ FOR WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH</strong><br />We celebrate Women's History Month with an hour of music from some of the top women in jazz today. Cheryl Bentyne, Rene Marie and Gretchen Parlato are a few of the great artists on tonight's program.<br /><br /><strong>MARCH 20th: ALTO SAXOPHONISTS</strong><br />Charlie Parker, Jackie McLean and Cannonball Adderley will be featured in this hour of music from some of the great alto saxophonists from yesteryear and some of the fine players on today's scene such as Gilad Edelman and Kenny Garrett.</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 03:34:18 +0000 Mike Jacobs 43626 at http://kios.org Jazz From Studio One: March 2014 Jazz From Studio One: February 2014 http://kios.org/post/jazz-studio-one-february-2014 <p><strong>FEBRUARY&nbsp; 6: SOME OF THE BEST JAZZ FROM 2004:</strong>We go back a decade and listen to some of the fine recordings from 2004. The show includes music from Stefon Harris, Diana Krall, Gary Burton and more!<br /><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>FEBRUARY 20: PART TWO OF JAZZ FROM 2004:</strong> </strong>More of some of the notable jazz recordings of 2004 including music from Giacomo Gates, Winard Harper and Roseanna Vitro.</p> Sun, 02 Feb 2014 06:53:56 +0000 Mike Jacobs 42387 at http://kios.org Jazz From Studio One: February 2014 Jazz From Studio One: January, 2014 http://kios.org/post/jazz-studio-one-january-2014 <p><strong>Jazz From Studio One</strong> returns in 2014 with more great jazz music, produced by the students of the Omaha Public Schools radio broadcasting program.</p><p>The New Year starts with:</p><p><strong>January 9: Best Jazz of 1964&nbsp; </strong>Some of the notable jazz recordings of 1964 featuring George Benson, Sarah Vaughan, Dave Brubeck, McCoy Tyner and more.</p><p>Our next program will be..</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 16:58:58 +0000 Mike Jacobs 41337 at http://kios.org Jazz From Studio One: January, 2014 Toast of the Nation to air New Year's Eve on KIOS http://kios.org/post/toast-nation-air-new-years-eve-kios <p><font face="Arial" size="2">An NPR tradition every New Year's Eve since 1979, Toast of the Nation is perfect for the occasion. It's jazz you can party to, all night from coast to coast,with countdowns to midnight in all four continental time zones. Spirited, improvised, grooving and swinging, each segment is a stop in a sequence of celebrations and contributing something new to the musical feast. Toast of the Nation is co-produced by WBGO FM in Newark, New Jersey and NPR Music.</font></p> Sun, 29 Dec 2013 02:52:26 +0000 Mike Jacobs 40851 at http://kios.org Toast of the Nation to air New Year's Eve on KIOS Jazz Piano Christmas http://kios.org/post/jazz-piano-christmas <p>KIOS will present "Jazz Piano Christmas" on Monday, December 23rd at 8:00pm.</p><p>This program, produced by NPR Music,&nbsp; brings you another great concert from the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Artists Andy Bey,Stanley Cowell, Sullivan Fortner, Michelle Rosewoman and others will perform their favorite holiday songs.</p><p></p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 04:45:12 +0000 Mike Jacobs 40522 at http://kios.org Jazz Piano Christmas Mike's Favorite Blues and R&B CD's of 2013 http://kios.org/post/mikes-favorite-blues-and-rb-cds-2013 <p><strong>The James Hunter Six / Minute By Minute / Fantasy</strong><br />Ben Harper &amp; Charlie Musselwhite / Get Up! / Stax<br />Ronnie Earl &amp; The Broadcasters / Just For Today / Stony Plain<br />James Cotton / Cotton Mouth Man / Alligator<br />Dayna Kurtz / Secret Canon Vol. 2 / M.C.<br />Candye Kane / Coming Out Swingin' / Vizztone<br />Roomful of Blues / 45 Live / Alligator<br />Valerie June / Pushin' Against A Stone / Concord<br />Shawn Holt &amp; The Teardrops / Daddy Told Me / Blind Pig<br />Guy Davis / Juba Dance / M.C.<br />Jim Allchin / Q.E.D. / Self Release Tue, 03 Dec 2013 17:01:50 +0000 Mike Jacobs 39708 at http://kios.org Mike's Favorite Blues and R&B CD's of 2013 Mike's Top Twelve of 2013 http://kios.org/post/mikes-top-twelve-2013 <p><strong>Shelly Yoellin's Jazz Workshop Septet / Secret Steps / Blujazz</strong><br />Pablo Masis / Intrinsic / Self Release<br />Minho Hazama / Journey To Journey / Sunnyside<br />Giacomo Gates / Miles Tones / Savant<br />Eliane Elias / I Thought About You / Concord<br />Ken Fowser &amp; Behn Gillece / Top Shelf / Posi Tone<br />Etienne Charles / Creole Soul / Culture Shock<br />Manuel Valera &amp; New Cuban Express / Expectativas / Mavo<br />Janis Siegal / Nightsongs / Palmetto<br />Diego Rivera / The Contender / D Clef Tue, 03 Dec 2013 16:50:08 +0000 Mike Jacobs 39707 at http://kios.org Mike's Top Twelve of 2013 JAZZ FROM STUDIO ONE: DECEMBER http://kios.org/post/jazz-studio-one-december <p><strong>DECEMBER 5th: JAZZ OF 2013 PART 1</strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />Some of the notable jazz recordings of 2013 are presented including music from <strong>Dick Reynolds</strong>, <strong>Phil Woods </strong>and <strong>Mary Stallings</strong>.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<br /> Sun, 01 Dec 2013 07:04:46 +0000 Mike Jacobs 39627 at http://kios.org JAZZ FROM STUDIO ONE: DECEMBER Lou's Legacy: A Lou Reed Appreciation http://kios.org/post/lous-legacy-lou-reed-appreciation <p>KIOS airs <strong>Lou's Legacy: A Lou Reed Appreciation</strong> Sunday night at 7:00pm.<br /><br />Rock icon Lou Reed died earlier this week at age 71. His work as a member of the Velvet Underground and his years as a solo artist inspired generations of fans and musicians alike. To honor Reed, KIOS will air the two-hour special&nbsp; Lou's Legacy: A Lou Reed Appreciation Sunday night at 7:00 .<br /> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 18:18:17 +0000 Mike Jacobs 38267 at http://kios.org Lou's Legacy: A Lou Reed Appreciation