[JPL] Save a buck ....

TomtheJazzman tomthejazzman at embarqmail.com
Thu Sep 24 15:36:47 EDT 2009


Hey Bro.  I have my ear to the ground.  Not very many good paying 
positions in radio so keep your eyes on bigger opportunities and do like 
many of us....Jazz is a great Hobby.  I have you, LJ and the Xman in my 
thoughts and prayers.  It will get better.  ALOHA  Tom

Jackson, Bobby wrote:
> This week's sponsor:  The North Coast Brewing Co Presents "The Brother Thelonious Quintet":
>
> "Brother Thelonious", the new CD from the Brother Thelonious Quintet spotlights the performing, composing and arranging talents of six Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance alumni.  Pianist Helen Sung, bassist Alan Hampton, drummer James Alsanders, tenor saxophonist Wayne Escoffery, trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire and vocalist Gretchen Parlato perform six classic Monk tunes and four original tunes on this new CD.  100% of the proceeds from the sale of "Brother Thelonious" benefit the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz - www.monkinstitute.org
>
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>
>
> Aloha JPLers,
>
> For those that know and those who don't, I want to remind everyone that
> my last day at WCPN-FM is October 2nd.  Regular local jazz coverage on
> the radio has ceased to exist in mid-July.  Bob Parlocha's satellite
> service is in place during the week as is Jim Wilke's during the
> weekend.  
>
> Record companies and marketers,  do yourself a favor; save yourselves a
> few bucks and discontinue sending product to the station.  They don't
> have the ability to play it or keep it.  I would only send product if
> you have an act that is scheduled to perform in town.  In that case, it
> would be best to send it Dave DeOreo or Dee Perry.  
>
> ddeoreo at wcpn.org  - Producer/ Around Noon and Applause
>
> dperry at wcpn.org  - Host/ Around Noon and Applause
>
> Dee is the host of two shows.  One is a weekday one hour radio show
> called "Around Noon" and the other is a weekly television show called,
> "Applause."  They feature local cultural arts stories.  The turnaround
> time on the television show is a lot longer than the radio show but be
> sure to give them about a month of notice as they schedule stories at
> least two to three weeks out front. You might get five or ten minutes to
> make an on-air pitch.
>
> As for me, I've got some challenges to deal with immediately, both
> professionally and health wise.  If you hear of anything I can be
> plugged into, I'd appreciate a heads up.  I will land somewhere and
> hopefully in this fold.  Most of all, I don't want to be defined by what
> happened to me in Cleveland this summer but by how I responded to what
> happened.  We all get a turn to grapple with adversity.  There's a Betty
> Carter Roulette recording that said it best with its title, "Now It's My
> Turn."
>
> Be well, everyone!
>
> The Light Is On...
>
> Bobby Jackson 
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jazzproglist-bounces at jazzweek.com
> [mailto:jazzproglist-bounces at jazzweek.com] On Behalf Of TomtheJazzman
> Sent: Thursday, September 24, 2009 12:16 PM
> To: Jazz Programmers List
> Subject: [JPL] Podcasting
>
> This week's sponsor:  The North Coast Brewing Co Presents "The Brother
> Thelonious Quintet":
>
> "Brother Thelonious", the new CD from the Brother Thelonious Quintet
> spotlights the performing, composing and arranging talents of six
> Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance alumni.  Pianist Helen
> Sung, bassist Alan Hampton, drummer James Alsanders, tenor saxophonist
> Wayne Escoffery, trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire and vocalist Gretchen
> Parlato perform six classic Monk tunes and four original tunes on this
> new CD.  100% of the proceeds from the sale of "Brother Thelonious"
> benefit the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz - www.monkinstitute.org
>
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>
> What are the restrictions and guidelines regarding Podcasts. 
> I understand there are some limitations regarding length of music versus
>
> talk.
>
> Thanks  Tom
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>
> "The arrangements show thought, daring, care and concern that they and
> this music be given some serious listening."  Ron Carter
>
> Request a copy of "Brother Thelonious" for your station now - email
> doug at moodysmood.com
> 	www.northcoastbrewing.com/thelonious-cd.htm
>
>
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> "The arrangements show thought, daring, care and concern that they and this music be given some serious listening."  Ron Carter
>
> Request a copy of "Brother Thelonious" for your station now - email doug at moodysmood.com
> 	www.northcoastbrewing.com/thelonious-cd.htm
>
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