[JPL] XM 72-Beyond Jazz...next week on the only modern jazz channel in the world

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Sat Jul 15 08:33:28 EDT 2006


XM 72-Beyond Jazz...next week on the only modern jazz channel in the world
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>XM 72...BEYOND JAZZ/WEEKLY FEATURES   (17-23 July 2006) 
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>This Monday, July 17th, we'll kick off a week-long celebration of the
>birthday of another of the living masters of jazz as we present another
>edition of our special feature...MONDAY WITH THE MASTERS on Beyond Jazz
>featuring an hour with master guitarist, composer and bandleader, Al DI
>MEOLA. As we prepare to celebrate his birthday on Saturday the 22nd
>we'll enjoy his music from his early work with the seminal fusion
>super-group Return To Forever, his other collaborations and his
>brilliant solo work too. Plus Al will give us a look at his tremendous
>career in his own words. Listen Monday at Noon Eastern/9 AM Pacific,
>with a replay Monday night at 11 PM Eastern/8 PM Pacific. It's MONDAY
>WITH THE MASTERS featuring an hour of the music of AL DI MEOLA on Beyond
>Jazz.
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>This week enjoy another edition of our show JAMMIN' JAZZ...JAZZ FOR THE
>NEW GENERATION! hosted by Michelle Sammartino...an hour of jamband jazz,
>acid jazz, brass band, swamp boogie, funk influenced, booty movin'
>tunes. Listen for JAMMIN' JAZZ three times each week...Tuesday night at
>9P Eastern-6P Pacific, Thursday morning at 9A/Eastern-6A Pacific, and
>Sunday at 7P/Eastern-4P Pacific. This week is the first of Michelle's
>special's saluting the Hammond organ masters...She calls it "Vitamin B3"
>and it features Jack McDuff, Rueben Wilson, Jimmy Smith and more. 
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>This Wednesday and Sunday, join us for AL DI MEOLA LIVE @ XM on LIVE @
>BJ'S! Every Wednesday night at 11 PM Eastern/8 PM Pacific and Sunday at
>8 PM Eastern/5 PM Pacific you can spend an hour in the world's only
>imaginary modern jazz club, BJ's, for rare live performances by the
>biggest stars of Modern Jazz.  You'll hear music you can't hear anywhere
>but on XM, and this week we'll take you to the XM Performance Theatre in
>Washington, DC as AL DI MEOLA and his awesome band return for another
>fiery performance of some of his newest work as well as classics like
>"Casino" "Senor Mouse" and "Egyptian Danza." It's AL DI MEOLA LIVE @ XM
>on this week's addition of LIVE @ BJ'S!
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>IF IT'S FRIDAY, THIS MUST BE FUSION!  Every Friday we present an
>exclusive Beyond Jazz feature that focuses on the moment in jazz history
>when the music became electric and all the musical influences of the
>world blended with jazz to create the Fusion Era. Each hour beginning at
>7 AM Eastern/4 AM Pacific until midnight Eastern/9 PM Pacific you'll
>hear a classic fusion piece and get the mojo behind this controversial
>era in jazz history. IF IT'S FRIDAY, THIS MUST BE FUSION! 
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>This Saturday, July 22nd, we'll present another edition of our weekly
>feature WORDS & MUSIC on BEYOND JAZZ that celebrates the birthday of one
>of the greats of jazz history with a special presentation titled "HAPPY
>BIRTHDAY AL DI MEOLA!" Join Russ Davis as he talks to the master
>guitarist about the many incredible musical adventures over the years
>from his breakthrough with Return to Forever, to his electric and
>acoustic solo work and his many collaborations with the likes of Stanley
>Clarke, Jean-Luc Ponty and more.  Interview segments followed by music
>will begin each hour from Noon through Midnight Eastern time (9 AM-9 PM
>Pacific).  It's "HAPPY BIRTHDAY AL DI MEOLA" on WORDS & MUSIC, Saturday
>from BEYOND JAZZ.
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>Every Sunday it's the EMAIL REPLY HOUR...from 6-7 PM Eastern/3-4 PM
>Pacific, Russ Davis spends an hour responding to email messages by
>playing requested songs, answering listener questions and reading
>listener comments that have been emailed to him at
>beyondjazz at xmradio.com.
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>PREMIER SUNDAY on Beyond Jazz...XM 72
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>This Sunday, July 23rd, will be another Premier Sunday here on Beyond
>Jazz as we give you five new releases this week. 
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>First, it's a hot, live set recorded in Germany that in essence marks
>another return of The Brecker Brothers as Randy & Michael Brecker lead a
>superstar band featuring Will Lee, Peter Erskine, Jim Beard and others
>with the new CD titled "Some Skunk Funk." 
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>You'll hear a funky band from Minneapolis that captures the authentic
>sound of New Orleans. It's the Jack Brass Band, with their new CD titled
>"You Don't Know Me." 
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>Then it's the long-awaited new CD "Zen Of Logic,"as DJ Logic supplies
>the beats, cuts and scratches while Charlie Hunter, John Medeski, and
>others fill in the rest. 
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>Plus there's new fusion from Ozric Tentacles with their new CD "The
>Floor's Too Far Away." 
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>And we'll top it off with legendary groove guitarist Melvin Sparks, with
>a funky new thing called "Groove On Up." 
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>Listen for cuts from these 6 new releases beginning at 9 PM Eastern/6 PM
>Pacific, on another Premier Sunday...part of The Sunday Specials from XM
>72, Beyond Jazz.
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>Russ Davis
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>Program Director
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>Beyond Jazz  
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>(((XM))) Satellite Radio
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>33 West 60th Street
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>10th Floor
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