[JPL] Bobby Jackson's latest WCPN News

TomtheJazzman tomthejazzman at embarqmail.com
Fri Jul 24 23:37:25 EDT 2009


I changed the header so that more people might read the note from Bobby 
versus deleting it because they thought it was about Sun Ra.  ALOHA  Tom

TomtheJazzman wrote:
> Bobby, this comes as a real blow to me.  After all they have USED you 
> for and had you jumping through the hoops it really saddens me to hear 
> this news.  Stay and touch and let us know the best email to use in 
> the future to correspond with you.  Love ya man.  Your friend.  ALOHA  Tom
>
> Bobby Jackson wrote:
>> This week's sponsor: Lisa Hilton, "Twilight & Blues"
>>
>> *******************************************************
>>
>> As of October 2nd I will no longer work at WCPN.  There have been 
>> funding cutbacks at the station.  Nine full time employees were let 
>> go including yours truly.  Of course if there are any opportunities 
>> out there I'm all ears.  Bob Parlocha's syndicated service will 
>> replace my shift beginning on Monday.  I will remain active on the 
>> list and hope that each one of you will not have to go through what 
>> I've endured at WCPN.  Just keep swimming and swinging!!
>>
>> Aloha,
>>
>> Bobby Jackson
>>
>>
>>
>> On Jul 24, 2009, at 11:03 PM, Tom Reney wrote:
>>
>>> This week's sponsor: Lisa Hilton, "Twilight & Blues"
>>>
>>> *******************************************************
>>>
>>> I am not a Sun Ra expert at all, but I heard the Arkestra playing 
>>> Yeah Man! and other Henderson charts virtually every time I saw 
>>> them.  I don't know of anything he made when he played with 
>>> Henderson at the DeLisa, but he appeared under his original moniker 
>>> Sonny Blount on a number of dates in the 40's and 50's, including 
>>> Wynonie Harris, Red Saunders, and Joe Williams
>>>
>>> Tom Reney
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Peter Solomon wrote:
>>>> This week's sponsor: Lisa Hilton, "Twilight & Blues"
>>>>
>>>> *******************************************************
>>>>
>>>> Just had a strange call from a listener that said thirty years ago in
>>>> Philadelphia he heard a cut on the radio that featured Sun Ra 
>>>> playing with
>>>> Fletcher Henderson. I read that Sun Ra played piano in Henderson's 
>>>> Chicago
>>>> Club De Lisa in the late forties but I told him that a Fletcher 
>>>> Henderson
>>>> recording with Sun Ra sounded unlikely.I think maybe the listener 
>>>> heard a
>>>> recording by Sun Ra of Henderson tunes, which would sound 
>>>> plausible. Any
>>>> thoughts?
>>>> *************************************************
>>>>
>>>> Lisa Hilton: "Twilight & Blues"  August release
>>>> Lisa Hilton/piano, Larry Grenadier/bass, Lewis Nash/drums/Jeremy 
>>>> Pelt/trumpet, J. D. Allen/sax
>>>>
>>>> "Forget all of the piano sensations that are out there - the best 
>>>> newer voice out there lives in Malibu: Lisa Hilton.....The whole 
>>>> disc has an  ambience that draws you in while swinging with 
>>>> emotion....The band shows its chops....Thoughtful and well crafted 
>>>> from start to finish, this is a must have for jazz fans".  George 
>>>> Harris/All About Jazz
>>>>
>>>> "A stellar lineup...Ms. Hilton demonstrates her maturity as a 
>>>> pianist enough that any listener will appreciate her gift".  Eric 
>>>> Cohen/WAER Radio, NY
>>>>
>>>> "Hilton uses blue notes to create an intimate world of beauty that 
>>>> is true to the artist she is. Hilton's orignality of vision is her 
>>>> strength, and her light touch is as lovely as she is and as 
>>>> addictive as the waves breaking near her Malibu home."  Brad 
>>>> Walseth/Jazz Chicago.net
>>>>
>>>> "Exciting for the listener... hot stuff".  Chris Spector/Midwest 
>>>> Record
>>>>
>>>> Distributed by Super D.  www.LisaHiltonMusic.com  Promotion by 
>>>> JazzzDog
>>>>
>>>> -- 
>>>>
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>>>
>>>
>>> -- 
>>> Tom Reney
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>>>
>>> Lisa Hilton: "Twilight & Blues"  August release
>>> Lisa Hilton/piano, Larry Grenadier/bass, Lewis Nash/drums/Jeremy 
>>> Pelt/trumpet, J. D. Allen/sax
>>>
>>> "Forget all of the piano sensations that are out there - the best 
>>> newer voice out there lives in Malibu: Lisa Hilton.....The whole 
>>> disc has an  ambience that draws you in while swinging with 
>>> emotion....The band shows its chops....Thoughtful and well crafted 
>>> from start to finish, this is a must have for jazz fans".  George 
>>> Harris/All About Jazz
>>>
>>> "A stellar lineup...Ms. Hilton demonstrates her maturity as a 
>>> pianist enough that any listener will appreciate her gift".  Eric 
>>> Cohen/WAER Radio, NY
>>>
>>> "Hilton uses blue notes to create an intimate world of beauty that 
>>> is true to the artist she is. Hilton's orignality of vision is her 
>>> strength, and her light touch is as lovely as she is and as 
>>> addictive as the waves breaking near her Malibu home."  Brad 
>>> Walseth/Jazz Chicago.net
>>>
>>> "Exciting for the listener... hot stuff".  Chris Spector/Midwest Record
>>>
>>> Distributed by Super D.  www.LisaHiltonMusic.com  Promotion by JazzzDog
>>>
>>> -- 
>>>
>>> Jazz Programmers' Mailing List: jazzproglist at jazzweek.com
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>>> Sponsorship information: jplsponsor at jazzweek.com
>>
>> *************************************************
>>
>> Lisa Hilton: "Twilight & Blues"  August release
>> Lisa Hilton/piano, Larry Grenadier/bass, Lewis Nash/drums/Jeremy 
>> Pelt/trumpet, J. D. Allen/sax
>>
>> "Forget all of the piano sensations that are out there - the best 
>> newer voice out there lives in Malibu: Lisa Hilton.....The whole disc 
>> has an  ambience that draws you in while swinging with emotion....The 
>> band shows its chops....Thoughtful and well crafted from start to 
>> finish, this is a must have for jazz fans".  George Harris/All About 
>> Jazz
>>
>> "A stellar lineup...Ms. Hilton demonstrates her maturity as a pianist 
>> enough that any listener will appreciate her gift".  Eric Cohen/WAER 
>> Radio, NY
>>
>> "Hilton uses blue notes to create an intimate world of beauty that is 
>> true to the artist she is. Hilton's orignality of vision is her 
>> strength, and her light touch is as lovely as she is and as addictive 
>> as the waves breaking near her Malibu home."  Brad Walseth/Jazz 
>> Chicago.net
>>
>> "Exciting for the listener... hot stuff".  Chris Spector/Midwest Record
>>
>> Distributed by Super D.  www.LisaHiltonMusic.com  Promotion by JazzzDog
>>
>> -- 
>>
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