Minneapolis-based Atlantis Quartet came to Jazz88's Studio 1 to play a few tracks and have a chat about their origins, their influences and their new album, Hello Human. Zacc Harris plays guitar, Brandon Wozniak is the tenor sax player, Chris Bates is on bass and Pete Hennig plays drums in the quartet. Toward the end of the interview, they talked about artists they're currently listening to, including: Nik Bärtsch and Ronin Knower (Louis Cole) Dawn of Midi Jonathan Finlayson Matthew Stevens...
Minnesota blues legend Cornbread Harris is featured on this edition of Live From Studio 1. The 91 year-old singer and pianist talks about skipping music lessons as a kid, playing gigs for the mob, and what keeps him busy these days.
Kyle Rucker of Ruck B Music stopped by the Jazz88 studios to talk about the work he does for music education in the community. He brought two young musicians along for the chat on Jazz88's Morning Show.
Trumpeter Roy Hargrove left a lasting impact when he passed earlier this season. Top Twin Cities players will honor Hargrove's legacy with a show Tuesday, Dec. 18 at the Dakota. Kevin Washington and Omar AbdulKarim are part of the show:
This Saturday Dec 15 is the 238th straight Saturday night jazz at the Black Dog in St Paul. The Constellation Band opens at 7pm. From 8:30 onward, two of trumpeter Steve Kenny’s groups share the stage at a CD release party. When Steve got together with Phil Nusbaum, they first talked about the Steve Kenny Band. Twin Cities Weekend is an eight minute feature that keeps listeners up to date on what's happening the following weekend. The show combines artist interviews and music, and helps...
Pianist Larry McDonough and guitarist Joel Shapira play the music of Bill Evans and Jim Hall live at the Black Dog in St. Paul on Thurs., Nov. 15th from 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. They stopped by Jazz88's studio to talk about the show.
French archaeologist Franck Goddio discovered two cities beneath the Mediterranean Sea in 2000, and many artifacts from the discovery are on display at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts from Nov. 4, 2018 - Apr. 14, 2019. He spoke with Jazz88's Emily Reese about the discovery and what's been learned from the find.