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Mike Jeffers Audio Experience

Music Podcasts

Interviews and show previews with national, international and local jazz artists

Location:

United States

Description:

Interviews and show previews with national, international and local jazz artists

Language:

English

Contact:

773-927-0396


Episodes
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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Geoff Bradfield and Juli Wood

11/13/2023
Episode 085 Mike talks with Geoff Bradfield and playing with his group Tenor Time at the Green Mill and Juli Wood honoring others jazz musicians at Andy's Jazz Club.

Duration:00:17:14

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Jake Shapiro, Richie Goods and Chien Chien Lu

11/13/2023
Episode 084 Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Jake Shapiro, Ritchie Goods and Chien Chien Lu. Jake discusses his upcoming gig at the Kenilworth Assembly Hall and Ritchie and Chien Chien discuss the challenges of touring.

Duration:00:17:14

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Anne and Mark Burnell and Clark Sommers

11/13/2023
Episode 083 Mike Jeffers interviews Anne and Mark Burnell about their upcoming Halloween gig at Rhapsody and Clark Sommers tells us about his Release Party of "Feast Ephemera" at the Green Mill.

Duration:00:19:45

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers with Eric Jacobson and Brett Dean

11/13/2023
Around Town with Mike Jeffers Episode 082 with Eric Jacobson and Brett Dean.

Duration:00:11:57

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Steve Sedergreen

10/11/2023
Episode 081 Steve Sedergreen talks iwht Mike about his upcoming gigs with Pat Mallinger and Ty Cooper, how Chicago compares to Melbourne and playing at a young age with his dad and other great musicians. He will be here October 20 for a house concert and October 21st at Pianoforte.

Duration:00:14:49

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and CHRISTIAN DILLINGHAM

10/11/2023
Episode 077 of Around Town with Mike Jeffers features an interview with Christian Dillingham previewing his upcoming performance at the Chicago Jazz Festival Sunday September 3 at the Von Freeman stage (north promenade) 1:50-2:45pm.

Duration:00:12:39

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Theodis Rodgers Jr.

10/11/2023
Episode 074 of Around Town with Mike Jeffers features an interview with pianist Theodis Rodgers Jr. previewing his upcoming performance at the 2023 Chicago Jazz Festival.

Duration:00:12:55

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Greg Spero

10/10/2023
On Episode 080 of Around Town with Mike Jeffers pianist, composer and entrepreneur Greg Spero about his upcoming performance Thursday and Friday, September 28th and 29th at the Frank Lloyd Wright Unity Temple in Oak Park. Greg also discusses his concepts on composing, arranging and performing as well as his new tech startup and much more!

Duration:00:22:58

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Jim Snidero

10/10/2023
EPISODE 079 of Around Town with Mike Jeffers features an interview saxophonist Jim Snidero about his upcoming performances at the Jazz Showcase on September 26th & 27th and clinics with the UIC Music Department. Jim also talks about recording his latest release Far Far Away featuring Kurt Rosenwinkel!

Duration:00:15:02

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Ron Onesti

10/10/2023
Episode 078 of Around Town with Mike Jeffers features an interview with the President and CEO of the Arcada Theatre and Des Plaines Theatre, Ron Onesti, previewing the upcoming performance at the Arcada Theatre Satchmo Louis Armstrong the Musical on September 10th at 3pm. The performances is in conjunction with the St Charles Jazz Fest Weekend which happens September 7-10, 2023 in downtown St Charles.

Duration:00:08:00

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers - 6th Annual Labor Day Jazz Festival 2023 with Jim Holman

10/10/2023
Episode 076 of Around Town with Mike Jeffers features an interview with Jim Holman previewing his upcoming performance at the Labor Day Jazz Festival Monday September 4 at the Jazz Showcase 4-9pm.

Duration:00:15:46

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers and Greg Duncan

10/10/2023
Greg Duncan back in Chicago performing at Epiphany for the Arts on July 20, 2023.

Duration:00:13:16

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Around Town with Bear Williams

8/29/2023
Bear's story is a fascinating one – starting in Chicago, where he first started playing bass guitar, then moving to Los Angeles, where he collaborated and recorded with some of the most illustrious names in the global music scene.

Duration:00:10:45

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Around Town with Juan Pastor

8/28/2023
Mike Jeffers and Juan Pastor talk about the Upcoming Chicago Jazz Festival. Juan Pastor is on the Pritzker Pavilion Friday September 1 at 4:15pm.

Duration:00:19:33

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Javier Red’s Imagery Converter, Life & Umbrella

8/25/2023
Around Town with Mike Jeffers talking to Javier Red’s about his new release, Imagery Converter, Life & Umbrella.

Duration:00:18:09

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Around Town with Mike Jeffers - Chicago Jazz Festival 2023 Preview with Eric Hochber

8/22/2023
Episode 073 of Around Town with Mike Jeffers features an interview with bassist Eric Hochberg previewing his upcoming performance at the 2023 Chicago Jazz Festival on Friday September 1, 2023 at 11:30am at the Von Freeman Pavilion with his group "Eric Hochberg's StringThing" featuring Mark Feldman, Larry Gray, Steve Million and Michael Raynor.

Duration:00:14:49

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Chico Freeman, expanding his family’s musical legacy

7/27/2023
Saxophonist Chico Freeman sits down with Chicago Jazz Magazine founder, Mike Jeffers, for the October 2019 feature interview. Chico talks about growing up in a legendary Chicago musical family, the Freeman family. The son of Von Freeman, he shares stories about starting to play sax, attending Northwestern University, his decision to make music his career, moving to New York, performing with Elvin Jones, McCoy Tyner and many others.

Duration:00:52:51

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0:01 / 5:28 Chicago Blues Legend Jimmy Burns Talks about his Musical History with Mike Jeffers

7/21/2023
Chicago blues legend Jimmy Burns talks about his background, his love of blues and how he rose to prominence on the Chicago Blues Scene! visit www.bluesinchicago.com and www.chicagojazz.com for more interviews and information. #chicagoblues #bluesmusic #chicagojazz #jazzmusic

Duration:00:05:28

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Nick Moss talks with Mike Jeffers about ”Get Your Back Into It” on Alligator Records - NEW RELEASE!

7/13/2023
Episode 067 of "Around Town with Mike Jeffers" features an interview with the incredibly talented guitarist, Nick Moss, to delve into the making of his latest release, "Get Your Back Into It!" by The Nick Moss Band featuring Dennis Gruenling available July 14th on Alligator Records. In this interview, Mike Jeffers and Nick Moss talk about the creative process, inspirations, and concepts that shaped "Get Your Back Into It!" The collaboration with harmonica virtuoso Dennis Gruenling adds a whole new dimension to the band's sound, and Moss talks about how he first met Dennis and how the collaboration has evolved over the years. Visit https://www.bluesinChicago.com/ for more interviews Visit https://www.nickmossband.com/ https://www.alligator.com/ #chicagoblues #bluesmusic #bluesguitar @mikejeffersmedia

Duration:00:23:29

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Chris Greene Talks about His Quartet’s 15+ Year Journey with Mike Jeffers on Around Town!

7/11/2023
Chris Greene talks with Mike Jeffers about the Chris Greene Music musical journey and their upcoming performance at Evanston SPACE on July 23rd on EPISODE 067 of Around Town! Visit www.ChicagoJazz.com for Interviews, Podcasts, Shows and more! #musicpodcast #chicagopodcast #jazzpodcast #mikejeffers

Duration:00:13:16