Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Guitarist & Leader Eddie Roberts of the Jazz Group The New Mastersounds

Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Eddie Roberts of the jazz group The New Mastersdounds .. Eddie was running a club night in Leeds called “The Cooker.” Amd that was the beginning of starting this legacy .. so, fast-forward 15 years and the recorded catalogue boasts 24 more 7” singles, 9 studio albums, 2 live albums, 1 remix album and 3 compilation albums, released variously in UK, USA and Japan, where they continue to tour extensivel – Their latest album .. a refreshing one in their catalog is 2018’s CD – Renewable Energy - As a band, and as individuals, they have collaborated or jammed with an impressive many musicians DJs and producers like Lou Donaldson -

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Neon Jazz is a radio program airing since 2011. Hosted by Joe Dimino and Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into one of America's finest inventions. Take a listen on KCXL (102.9 FM / 1140 AM) out of Liberty, MO on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. Listen to KCXL on Tunein Radio at http://tunein.com/radio/Neon-Jazz-With-Joe-Dimino-p381685/. For all things Neon Jazz, visit http://theneonjazz.blogspot.com/


NYC-based Performer, Composer, Arranger & Leader Glenn Crytzer with His Orchestra

Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Bandleader Glenn Grytzer of his Orchestra .. They just released a new 2018 CD – Aint it Grand .. So, Glenn studied classical composition and cello at the Florida State University (BM) and the Cleveland Institute of Music (MM) - Now in his mid 30s, he has become a staple in the New York Vintage Jazz scene, performing hundreds of gigs each year both as a bandleader of his own groups and as sideman in the groups of his colleagues and mentors. He is also an avid songwriter and arranger in the vintage jazz idiom -

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Neon Jazz is a radio program airing since 2011. Hosted by Joe Dimino and Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into one of America's finest inventions. Take a listen on KCXL (102.9 FM / 1140 AM) out of Liberty, MO on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. Listen to KCXL on Tunein Radio at http://tunein.com/radio/Neon-Jazz-With-Joe-Dimino-p381685/. For all things Neon Jazz, visit http://theneonjazz.blogspot.com/


NYC-based Jazz Bassist Corcoran Holt

Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Jazz Bassist Corcoran Holt .. He is promoting his latest 2018 CD The Mecca .. He is from Washington, DC annd began West African percussion at 4 and begin studying upright bass at the age of 10 with the renowned DC Youth Orchestra and over a very rich and storied career he is in the midst of making .. he has played with jazz legends and greats  -

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Neon Jazz is a radio program airing since 2011. Hosted by Joe Dimino and Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into one of America's finest inventions. Take a listen on KCXL (102.9 FM / 1140 AM) out of Liberty, MO on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. Listen to KCXL on Tunein Radio at http://tunein.com/radio/Neon-Jazz-With-Joe-Dimino-p381685/. For all things Neon Jazz, visit http://theneonjazz.blogspot.com/


Musician, Record Producer & Educator Jeff Rupert of the Flying Horse Big Band

Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Musician, Record Producer & Educator Jeff Rupert of the Flying Horse Big Band …  As the Director of Jazz Studies at the University of Central Florida – he leads the youth oriented student filled Flying Horse Big Band and their latest 2018 CD The Bat Swings is full of 60’s Superhero songs .. Jeff has been a featured soloist on dozens of recordings with artists like Maynard Ferguson, Sam Rivers, Mel Tormé, Diane Schuur and Benny Carter .. and these days he stays quite busy with playing, recording and teaching .. and has many stories to empart ..

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Neon Jazz is a radio program airing since 2011. Hosted by Joe Dimino and Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into one of America's finest inventions. Take a listen on KCXL (102.9 FM / 1140 AM) out of Liberty, MO on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. Listen to KCXL on Tunein Radio at http://tunein.com/radio/Neon-Jazz-With-Joe-Dimino-p381685/. For all things Neon Jazz, visit http://theneonjazz.blogspot.com/


NYC Jazz Bassist Noam Wiesenberg

Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Jazz Bassist Noam Wiesenberg .. Ten years ago he left Tel-Aviv and landed in Boston and graduated from the Berklee College of Music and made his way New York City to play alongside the world's greatest musicians. After many years of doing just that with Camila Meza, Kevin Hays, Antonio Sanchez, Will Vinson, and many others .. He just released his 2018 debut album as a composer and bandleader called Roads Diverge – He talks about this and so much more ..

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Neon Jazz is a radio program airing since 2011. Hosted by Joe Dimino and Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into one of America's finest inventions. Take a listen on KCXL (102.9 FM / 1140 AM) out of Liberty, MO on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. Listen to KCXL on Tunein Radio at http://tunein.com/radio/Neon-Jazz-With-Joe-Dimino-p381685/. For all things Neon Jazz, visit http://theneonjazz.blogspot.com/


Jazz Guitar Phenom Andreas Varady

Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Jazz Guitar Phenom Andreas Varady .. He is born of Hungarian Gypsy descent and  began to explore sharing his talent when his family moved to Ireland in 2007 – His latest sophomore album is The Quest and Producer Quincy Jones loves it .. To give you an idea of his future .. Un 2011, at 13 years old, he became the youngest headlining artist at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club in London – the future is on the up and up ..

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Neon Jazz is a radio program airing since 2011. Hosted by Joe Dimino and Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into one of America's finest inventions. Take a listen on KCXL (102.9 FM / 1140 AM) out of Liberty, MO on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. Listen to KCXL on Tunein Radio at http://tunein.com/radio/Neon-Jazz-With-Joe-Dimino-p381685/. For all things Neon Jazz, visit http://theneonjazz.blogspot.com/


Jazz Drummer Brandon Goodwin of the Canadian Jazz Group B’s Bees

Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Jazz Drummer Brandon Goodwin of the Canadian Jazz Collective B’s Bees  .. The band is a hard swinging jazz outfit known for writing compelling original music and playing high energy interpretations of the music of past masters such as The Jazz Messengers, Thelonious Monk and Charlie Haden. They are made up of 4 core members and several charter members that started their world together after they won over their audience at the debut concert at the Montreal International Jazz Festival in 2012. These days they are promoting their latest 2018 CD – Kanata ..

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Neon Jazz is a radio program airing since 2011. Hosted by Joe Dimino and Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City, Missouri giving listeners a journey into one of America's finest inventions. Take a listen on KCXL (102.9 FM / 1140 AM) out of Liberty, MO on Saturday at 8:00 a.m. Listen to KCXL on Tunein Radio at http://tunein.com/radio/Neon-Jazz-With-Joe-Dimino-p381685/. For all things Neon Jazz, visit http://theneonjazz.blogspot.com/