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The best smooth and classic jazz, with guest interviews…

The best smooth and classic jazz, with guest interviews…


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The best smooth and classic jazz, with guest interviews…




Just Jazz show 6

In this week's twists and turns... Carl Roland - Rock With MeButch and Rhonda Coleman - SecretsBJ Simmons - In A Sentimental MoodErin Stevenson - Never Too MuchMichael Lington - M-FUNKJohnny Britt/Marion Meadows - The Way I FeelPatrick Bradley - ExhalePaul Brown/Rick Habana - Smooth It OutWalter Beasley/Phil Davis - House Of SaxMarcos Resende & Index - NergalDave Koz/David Sanborn - Side By Side


Just Jazz show 5

Bill King - Soul StreetBob Baldwin - Back To BasicsKenny Nightingale - Coltrane To MontgomeryGerald Beckett - ShacktownJazmin Ghent - The Story Of JazKathy Kosins - Fancy FreeAdam Hawley Ft Jeff Ryan - To The TopMarcia Miget - Over The RainbowSoul Stew - Canteloupe IslandTony Koch and the AltNews Band - Bump CityJudah Sealy - Off The Charts For ref: This is show 4. Last week's show 5 is really show 4. Confused? So's Tarquin!


Just Jazz show 4

Amandus - Sing a Song feat Helena PaulVincent Ioia - A Self PortraitRhoda G - FinallyRebecca Angel - For What It's WorthHerb Partlow - Paradigm ShiftRaymond Lake - No MoreAntonio Adolfo - CaxangaGeorge Benson - Breezin'


Just Jazz show 3

In this week's Just Jazz there's cool music from: Jarez - Night Life (Featuring Vandell Andrew)Francisca Thomas Feat Incognito - Fall Into My LoveChina Paige - To Be Free (Saint-Tropez)Hank Levin & his Orchestra - ImageJohnny Britt - The Way I Feel ft. Marion MeadowsBill King - Have Mercy JoeSoul Stew - Sham TimeMarkus Rutz - SimoneWillie Bradly - It's my timeNexLevel - Chillin'Lars Taylor - Dance ForeverEric Essix - Late Night Drive


Just Jazz show 002

In this week's show... Adam Hawley (ft Rick Braun) - EscapeDarryl Murrill - Get On UpArtemis - The SidewinderDanny Lerman/Blake Aaron - Blueberry PieMr. Horn - ColtanBraxton Brothers - Back In My ArmsButch & Rhonda Coleman - Moment Of Your TimeHerb Alpert/Jeff Lorber - SlickDarryl Williams - There's Always TomorrowIsaac Edwards - Bird RockJohnny Britt/Norman Brown - Mo Jazzin'Kent Miller - Tragic MagicMarvin Pryor - When The Time Is Right


Just Jazz Radio Show 001

In this week's Just Jazz show... Brien Andrews - Don't Dance, Just GrooveChase Huna - Dynamic DuoBoney James - Full EffectLars Taylor - Dance ForeverDena DeRose (featuring Sheila Jordan) - Small Day TomorrowBK Jackson - Silver LiningAlex Churchill (feat. Andréa Lisa) - Best of MeMarkus Rutz - East to WestAllen Carman Project - FingerprintsDave Coz and David Sanborn - Side by SideBob Baldwin - Back to BasicsCharlton Singleton - Sea Breeze


Just Jazz – coming soon

The Cool Nights show may be no more, but Just Jazz is on its way...Coming 1 December.


Just Jazz with guest Lars Taylor

Walter Chancellor - Steppin' OutKim Scott & Jazmin Ghent - Free To BeNick Colionne - Let's Get SeriousVandell Andrew - FlowRalph Johnson - Smooth and YouHerbie Hancock - 4 A.M. // Cool ClassicBK Jackson - Silver Lining // COOL CUT OF THE WEEKEarnest Walker, Jr. - Palm AvenueLars Taylor Interview with Steve HartLars Taylor - Keep it GoingKathy Kosins - Foxy lady


Just Jazz show 179

Rocco Ventrella - On The RoadU-Nam - Each's Day a Gift feat. Steve BrooksteinRon King - Downtown MamaRalph Johnson - Smooth And YouAzymuth - Jazz CarnivalChristian Sands - Drive // COOL CUT OF THE WEEKMarcus Anderson - Just A TasteThe Ramsay Lewis Trio - The In Crowd - Cool ClassicBen Tankard & Michael Manson - Right Turn Ahead


Cool Nights show 180

This is the last Cool Nights show... But I will return... ABs - Deju VuBoney James/Rick Braun - Grazing In The GrassDarryl Williams & Michael Lington - Do You RememberLaurie Johnson Orchestra - The AvengersWalter Chancellor - Steppin' OutAlex Parchment - It's RealRocco Ventrella - On The RoadDogg Master - I Try 2020Shakatak - Easier Said Than DoneChristopher Hollyday - Kiss Me RightChase Huna - DanceBrian Culbertson - Back in the Day & So Good


Just Jazz show 178

Sylvia Bennett/Arturo Sandoval – LorileeWill Sumner – Where We GoPhilippe Saisse – Eva Kant DanceLars Taylor – Sweet OnionRJ & The Assignment/Kiara Brown – Everybody Wants To Rule The WorldBob James – Sign Of The TimesJakob Magnusson – Caption ThisJustin Young – Groove Magic // COOL CUT OF THE WEEKDW3/Richard Elliot – Let’s Have Fun TonightFlora Martinez – HappyBill King – Sundown Comin’Four80East – Ba Ba Brazil


Interview with Lars Taylor – jazz guitar player

Lays Taylor began his career in music in the 1990s; moving from his native Switzerland to work as a popular and versatile session musician in Berlin. Back then he was known as Lars Rüetschi and he was kept busy in the studio – playing on many hits with popular artists of the day, and as a live performer – until around 2009.


Cool Nights show 176 with Steve Hart

176 Cool Nights with Steve Hart 11 May 2020 In this week's goldmine of pure jazz goodness is a special interview with Rick Habana talking about his new smooth jazz album The Collective Volume 1, and music from... Willie Bradley & Ragan Whiteside - It's On NowNicholas Cole - The WeekendJustin Young - Groove MagicLisa Addeo - What Cha' Know About ThatJakob Magnusson - Caption ThisQuincy Jones - Soul Bossa Nova - Cool ClassicDee Lucas - Tried And True featLars Taylor - Keep It Going // COOL CUT...


Interview with Rick Habana – smooth jazz producer

DOWNLOADBroadcasters, you can download this self-contained package for free broadcast: >> here << Editing or re-purposing of the package is NOT allowed. Rick Habana is a producer, songwriter, engineer and composer. In this interview Rick tells Steve Hart about his passion for blending music genres to create his unique smooth jazz sound. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Rick Habana he has succeeded in creating a sound that has landed him numerous music placements with many of the...


Interview with Markus Rutz, jazz trumpet player

I got to interview Chicago-based jazz musician Markus Rutz (pronounced roots) for my Cool Nights jazz radio show in April 2020. I cut the interview (recorded via Skype) with some tracks from Markus' new album and the package has been broadcast by at least 70 stations world-wide. Intro: Chicago jazz musician Markus Rutz [pronounced 'roots'] has just released his third album called “Blueprints Figure One: Frameworks”. The jazz trumpeter, who admits to being heavily influenced by Miles Davis,...


Cool Nights 175 with Steve Hart

Hi there - hope all's well in your neck of the woods. In this week's barrel of MP3s is music from... Allen Carman Project - RosarioLars Taylor - Keep It GoingMarkus Rutz - Segment (Blueprints Figure One: Frameworks)Wade C Long - BulljivinThe TNEK Jazz Quintet - Unit 7Philippe Saisse - Eva Kant Dance // Cool Cut of The WeekStephanie McCourt - Save MeEarnest Walker, Jr. - Palm AvenuePaul Brown/Rick Habana - Smooth It OutKeith McKelley - LegendGreg Manning - TwinkleDreamroot - 6858


Cool Nights Show 174 with Steve Hart

In this week's compendium of melodious zeros and ones is music from... Deon Yates & Nathan Mitchell - In The MomentSylvia Bennett/Arturo Sandoval - LorileeJustin Young - Groove MagicGrover Washington Jnr - Take Five (Take another five)Jazz Sabbath - Fairies Wear BootsKirk Whalum - Kwetu // COOL CUT OF THE WEEKMarkus Rutz - Limbo (Album: Blueprints Figure One: Frameworks)Chris 'Big Dog' Davis & Dave Koz - It's All LoveJazz Sabbath - Rat SaladGreg Manning/DW3 - California Love


Cool Nights show 173 with Steve Hart

In this week's show I get to interview Chicago-based jazz trumpet player Markus Rutz. In addition, there's music from... Jeff Lofton - Compared To What (version C)Wade C Long - BulljivinSpontaneous Groovin' Combustion - Kickin' ItMalcolm Strachan - Better Late Than NeverBoney James - Be Here ft. Kenny LattimoreU-Nam - DanceJ&B Kings - Let's Go-Go // COOL CUT OF THE WEEKMarkus Rutz interview with Steve HartMarkus Rutz - The CompassMarqueal Jordan - Maracas Beach Markus Rutz interview Download...


Cool Nights show 172 with Steve Hart

Welcome to the Cool Nights show. In this week's muddle of home detention and music is music from: Philippe Saisse - Eva Kant DanceGina Kronstadt - The Threat of LoveJohn Parm featuring FRASE - No Soul Fo Sale 2020Stephanie McCourt - Save MeU-Nam - DanceKim Scott & Jazmin Ghent - Free To BeJudah Sealy - Off the chartsAdam Hawley - Traveling Mood (Featuring Julian Vaughan) // COOL CUT OF THE WEEKThe Smooth Jazz Alley & Andy Snitzer - TidalThe Jones Girls - Nights Over EgyptMarqueal Jordon -...


Cool Nights show 171 with Steve Hart

Posted a little later than normal...my routine has gone haywire since the Lockdown in New Zealand. But here we are though...this week's packed and loaded lockdown show featuring great music from... Eric Darius - HappyJeff Lofton - Nola BeatMascall feat. Julia Quinn - Reading my MindDW3 Never Gonna Stop 2020David Garfield - SweetnessStephanie McCourt - Save Me // COOL CUT OF THE WEEKAllen Carman Project - RosarioJeremy Pelt - While You Are GoneChristopher Hollyday - Kiss Me RightRalph...