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


6:21 Jimmy Carpenter / Screeching Halt / Toiling In Obscurity / Jimmy Carpenter
6:26 2009 Mt. Hood Jazz Band And Combos / Tale Five / 2nd Time Around / Sea Breeze
6:32 Roni Ben-Hur / The Intimacy Of The Blues / Fortuna / Motema Music
6:38 McCoy Tyner / Blues For Jeff / Solo – Live From San Francisco / Half Note

7:25 Steve Hall / Po’ Boy Sandwich / Crescent City Rebirth / Moovealong
7:29 Jackie Ryan / Dat Dere / Doozy / Open Art
7:36 John Faddis / The Baron / Teranga / Koch
7:40 Joshua Breakstone / The Kicker / No One New / Capri

8:23 Keith Oxman / Nathanesque / Doing All Right / Capri
8:28 Joe Locke / Like Joe / Force Of Four / Origin
8:35 Joel Frahm & Bruce Katz / Don’t Play That Song / Project A / Anzic Records
8:41 John Beasley / Caddo Bayou / Positootly! / Resonance

There you have it: TWELVE 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.org. 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 his 2008 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 interspersed 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, head on over to kmhd.org and click on the “Playlists” link.

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 being available in a large area of northwest Oregon and southwest Washington at 89.1 FM on the radio dial, KMHD also streams live on the Internet 24/7 at kmhd.org.

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

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