[JPL] How many 24/7 Jazz stations exist today?

Eric Jackson eric-jackson at comcast.net
Thu Apr 27 13:00:18 EDT 2006


On Thursday 27 April 2006 12:57, Kyle Warren wrote:

> WICN-Worcester, MA is one!

Really? Either I didn't know that or I had forgotten. I've been on the station 
several times although it's been a few years. Has it always been 24 hour 
jazz? What is the frequency? How many watts is it?

Eric Jackson
8 pm - mid Mon - Thurs
WGBH Boston
89.7 FM
www.wgbh.org/jazz
www.wgbhblogs.org/jazz


>
> > Greg wrote <<< Tom's note just got me thinking:
> > How many 24/7 Jazz stations exist today?
> > We would be one. >>>
> >
> > Here at jazz89KUVO over 90% of our weekly output is jazz so we are one,
> > KKJZ-Long Beach-LA, KSDS-San Diego, KCSM-San Mateo-SF,WBGO-Newark-NY,
> > WGMC-Rochester, KPLU-Seattle-Tacoma, not quite sure about the San José,
> > Saint Louis, Houston, San Antonio, Dallas or Phoenix stations. My former
> > stomping grounds of Miami has WDNA with about 80% jazz and I'm sure there
> > are others
> >
> >
> > Arturo Gómez
> >
> >
> >
> > -------------------------------------------
> >
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> >
> > -------------------------------------------
> >
> > ''Lebo is in excellent form throughout'' - Scott Yanow, L.A. Jazz Scene
> >
> > ''...a truly talented singer, a fresh voice on the scene.'' - Jacques
> > Emond, host ''Swing is in the Air'', CKCU-FM 93.1 - Programming Director
> > Ottawa International Jazz Festival
> >
> > '' She has that classic jazz embolic style as she cavorts with the violin
> > and guitar and those savoy stylings. Ms Lebo is a lovely traditionalist
> > spinning melodies haven't heard quite like this since those romantic,
> > turbulent thirties and forties.'' - Dick Crocket, host ''Still Another
> > Jazz Show'', Sacramento, CA
> >
> > West Coast Vocalist/Composer/Arranger LAWRENCE LEBO straddles the
> > boundaries of traditional American music, creating her own innovative
> > hybrid of jazz/blues/roots musical styling. ''don't call her Larry,
> > volume 2'' is her second release for ON THE AIR RECORDS.
> >
> > In this follow up to her critically acclaimed debut EP, Ms. LEBO swings,
> > scats and moans her way through both originally penned compositions, and
> > originally arranged classics that run the gamut from contemporary jazz,
> > acoustic swing, to rocking electric blues. Ms. LEBO has shared the stage
> > with such jazz greats as BOBBY BRADFORD, and has been featured on NPR's
> > WEEKEND EDITION SHOW, hosted by LIANE HANSEN.
> >
> > ''don't call her Larry, volume 2'' is Radio friendly and coming to a
> > Radio station near you. With her newest release, LAWRENCE is sure to keep
> > her loyal fans smiling, as well as to recruit new worshipers
> >
> > Contact Denny Croy (sideman at sbcglobal.net) at On The Air Records, or call
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> >
> > -------------------------------------------
>
> -------------------------------------------
>
> This week's sponsor: ''don't call her Larry, volume 2'' by LAWRENCE LEBO
>
> -------------------------------------------
>
> ''Lebo is in excellent form throughout'' - Scott Yanow, L.A. Jazz Scene
>
> ''...a truly talented singer, a fresh voice on the scene.'' - Jacques
> Emond, host ''Swing is in the Air'', CKCU-FM 93.1 - Programming Director
> Ottawa International Jazz Festival
>
> '' She has that classic jazz embolic style as she cavorts with the violin
> and guitar and those savoy stylings. Ms Lebo is a lovely traditionalist
> spinning melodies haven't heard quite like this since those romantic,
> turbulent thirties and forties.'' - Dick Crocket, host ''Still Another Jazz
> Show'', Sacramento, CA
>
> West Coast Vocalist/Composer/Arranger LAWRENCE LEBO straddles the
> boundaries of traditional American music, creating her own innovative
> hybrid of jazz/blues/roots musical styling. ''don't call her Larry, volume
> 2'' is her second release for ON THE AIR RECORDS.
>
> In this follow up to her critically acclaimed debut EP, Ms. LEBO swings,
> scats and moans her way through both originally penned compositions, and
> originally arranged classics that run the gamut from contemporary jazz,
> acoustic swing, to rocking electric blues. Ms. LEBO has shared the stage
> with such jazz greats as BOBBY BRADFORD, and has been featured on NPR's
> WEEKEND EDITION SHOW, hosted by LIANE HANSEN.
>
> ''don't call her Larry, volume 2'' is Radio friendly and coming to a Radio
> station near you. With her newest release, LAWRENCE is sure to keep her
> loyal fans smiling, as well as to recruit new worshipers
>
> Contact Denny Croy (sideman at sbcglobal.net) at On The Air Records, or call
> (818) 708-9565. Visit LAWRENCE LEBO at www.lawrencelebo.com.
>
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