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Davina and the Vagabonds: Jazz Blues and Pre-War Shenanigans

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 3:00pm

Multi-instrumentalist, songwriter Davina Sowers talks with host Bonnie Johnson about making music, celebrating pre-war jazz and the American songbook. With a flare for nostalgia, sense of humor and authentic vocalise, the bandleader brings high energy and her Vagabonds to the stage at Scullers Jazz Club on Wednesday, November 9, 2016.



Photo Credit: Garrett Born


JD Allen: AMERICANA - Musings on Jazz and Blues

Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 12:00pm

Tenor saxophonist, composer JD Allen joins host Bonnie Johnson to discuss the May 20th release of his latest CD entitled "AMERICANA: Musings on Jazz and Blues" (Savant Records). Bringing the  genuine sound of his jazz voice to the roots of blues, Allen is joined on this celebratory tenth album by long time "trio brethren" bassist Gregg August and drummer Rudy Royston.  Listen Here.

Derek McKeith: Boundless Guitarist

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 4:00pm

Singer/songwriter/producer Derek McKeith joins host Bonnie Johnson to talk about his latest projects including his CD The Introduction, USO tour to Germany and work with youth. A diverse ear and love for music come to life in his playing. Often compared to Michael Jackson, Prince and Lenny Kravitz, the self-taught musician plays guitar, bass, piano and drums. Making his "recording debut at the age of 14 singing on Quincy Jones' seven-time Grammy Award winning Back On The Block", McKeith’s performance style transcends the genres.

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