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Here are the jazz new releases I played last night on Saturday Night Jazz. Times given are Pacific Standard Time.

TIME / ARTIST / SONG / ALBUM / LABEL

6:23 The David Leonhardt Tro / Late Night Blues / Explorations / Big Bang Records
6:28 Joe Locke David Hazeltine Quartet / Blues For Buddy / Mutual Admiration Society 2 / Sharp 9
6:38 Sunna Gunnlaugs / Upon Heaven’s Blue Bow / Songs From Iceland / Sunny Skies Records
6:43 Beverly Ritz / Lacey Mae / Lacey Mae / Goldie Mae
7:21 Jackie Ryan / Doozy / Doozy / Open Art
7:25 Joe Locke / No More / Force Of Four / Origin
7:34 John Beasley / Positootly! / Positootly! / Resonance
7:38 Trio Subtonic / Troglodyte / Cave Dweller / InMusicWeTrust
7:43 Mia Vermillion / Love’s Lost And Found / Alone Together with The Blues / Vermillion Music Studio
8:22 Joel Frahm & Bruce Katz / Don’t Play That Song / Project A / Anzic Records
8:27 Steve Hall / No Show / Crescent City Rebirth / Moovealong
8:30 Chris Pasin / Enigma / Detour Ahead / H2O Records
8:37 Alvin Queen / Cape Verdean Blues / Mighty Long Way / Enja
8:43 The Heath Brothers / Two Twees / Endurance / JLP
8:48 Leroy Vinnegar Quartet / Don’t You Know Who You Are? / The Last Sessions / Unreleased album recorded weeks before his death.

There you have it: FIFTEEN new releases this week!

If you have any questions or comments, please either post it as a comment here or send me an email to saturdaynightjazz at yahoo dot com.

About the show:

Saturday Night Jazz is a three hour program of REAL jazz music (and a little blues too) broadcast on 89.1 FM, KMHD and streamed live on the web at kmhd.fm. Every hour I play 20 to 25 minutes of new jazz releases, beginning at approximately 22 minutes into the hour. The rest of each hour is devoted to bringing you the best older jazz… “older” in this case meaning anything that is no longer “new”. One minute you might hear David Sanborn from last year’s hit CD “Here And Gone”; the next minute you might hear a classic Coltrane track from the 1950’s. I play mostly up-beat instrumental music insterspersed with a few vocals. Saturday night is for feeling good and having fun, and Saturday Night Jazz strives to present the kind of music that will help you achieve that.

What you will NOT hear on Saturday Night Jazz (or on any KMHD programming) is so-called “smooth jazz”. Pretty much anything else is fair game though!

To see my complete playlist for last night’s show, or any previous show, for that matter, click here, then dial in the date and hour you want to view the playlist for.

About KMHD:

Jazz Radio 89.1 FM KMHD was founded in 1984 on the campus of Mount Hood Community College in Gresham, Oregon. MHCC still owns the FCC license, but since August 10, 2009 the station has operated under a partnership between the college and Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB). An all volunteer on-air staff of nearly 40 jazz and blues lovers present the music, supported by the highly professional staff of OPB.

KMHD is the ONLY full-time jazz and blues station in the Portland metropolitan area. Besides a broadcast area the includes most of northwest Oregon and southwest Washington, KMHD also streams over the Internet 24 hours a day, seven days a week at kmhd.org.

THANK YOU for your support, and for listening to Saturday Night Jazz on KMHD!