This show was 1st in the global community radio chart, 4th in the global radioshow chart and 19th in the global jazz chart.
We celebrate selected June jazz birthdays. Pianists: Chick Corea, Errol Garner, Elmo Hope, Eric Reed, Geri Allen, Andrew Hill & Jaki Byard. Trombonists: Bill Watrous, Julian Priester, Grachan Moncur & Al Grey. Guitarist Johnny Smith. Drummer Buddy Rich. Trumpeters Ted Curson, Tom Harrell & Marcus Belgrave. Reedists Eric Dolphy, Gary Thomas, Sahib Shihab & Donald Harrison (with the classic Terence Blanchard unit). How can you go wrong? Great music; give a listen, keep the music strong and tell your friends about the show!
RIP: Kasey Kasem (1932-2014), US broadcast legend; Alan Douglas (1931-2014), jazz & Hendrix producer