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  1. The January 13 edition of "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS included new releases by the David Friesen Circle 3 Trio and Todd Marcus. Also, this week's feature from the earliest ECM releases, "Afternoon of a Georgia Faun" by Marion Brown. Here is the complete playlist: Cory Weeds Quintet -- "Consequence" -- Live at Frankie's Jazz Club -- Cellar Live -- 2018 Jackie McLean -- "Climax" -- Jacknife -- Blue Note -- 1965 The Bad Plus -- "The Red Door" -- Activate Infinity -- Edition -- 2019 (N) Fredrik Noren -- "Adagio con Espressione" -- Sister Maj's Blouse -- Mirrors -- 1993 David Friesen Circle 3 Trio -- "Flight of the Angels" -- Interaction -- Origin -- 2018 (N) Andrew Cyrille -- "High Priest" -- Special People -- Soul Note -- 1980 Jaimie Branch -- "Simple Silver Surfer" -- Fly or Die II: Bird Dogs of Paradise -- International Anthem -- 2018 Frank Kohl -- "The Goodbye" -- The Crossing -- (self) -- 2018 (N) Anthony Wilson Nonet -- "Quadra 3 (Cosinha)" -- Power of Nine -- Groove Note -- 2006 Marion Brown -- "Afternoon of a Georgia Faun" -- Afternoon of a Georgia Faun -- ECM -- 1970 Todd Marcus -- "Invitation" -- Trio Plus -- Stricker Street -- 2019 (N) Juilliard Jazz Orchestra -- "Migration Series, Interlude 3 -- Still Arriving -- Derek Bermel: Migrations -- Naxos -- 2015 Eyvind Kang -- "Sidi Bou Said" -- Virginal Coordinates -- Ipecac -- 2000 Jason Moran -- "RFK in the Land of Apartheid" -- Ten -- Blue Note -- rel. 2010 Peter Lin -- "Song of the Amis" -- New Age Old Ways -- (self) -- 2018 Francsco Diodati -- "Krashing Minds" -- Purple Bra -- Auand -- 2009 Ginetta's Vendetta -- "Work Song" -- Pocketful of Cool -- (self) (N)
  2. Here is the music we heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS on Monday, January 6, 2020: Phil Norman Tentet -- "Linus & Lucy" -- Then & Now: Classic Sounds & Variations of 12 Jazz Legends -- Mama -- 2016 Milt Jackson -- "Opus and Interlude" -- Opus de Jazz -- Savoy -- 1955 Behn Gillece -- "Downpour" -- Parallel Universe -- PosiTone -- 2018 (N) Carmen Sandim -- "Play Doh" -- Play Doh -- Pathways to Jazz -- rel. 2019 (N) Mark Helias -- "Le Tango" -- Split Image -- Enja -- 1984 Rich Halley 3 -- "Law Years" -- The Literature -- Pine Eagle -- 2017 Satoko Fujii Orchestra New York -- "Entity" -- Entity -- Libra -- 2019 (N) Woody Shaw -- "Diversion One" -- Two More PIeces of the Puzzle -- 32 Jazz -- 1977 Wolfgang Dauner -- "Output" -- Output -- ECM -- 1970 David S. Ware Quartet -- "Sunbows Rainsets Blue" -- Wisdom of Uncertainty -- AUM Fidelity -- 1996 Myra Melford -- "Sagrada Familia" -- Life Carries Me This Way -- Firehouse 12 -- 2013 Rashied Ali / Leroy Jenkins Duo -- "Swift Are the Winds of Life" -- Swift Are the Winds of Life -- Survival -- 1975 Kenny Gill -- "Flatbush" -- What Was, What Is, What Will Be -- Raccoon -- 1970 Joe Albany & Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen -- "Star Eyes" -- Two's Company -- Inner City -- 1979 Mark Turner & Gary Foster -- "Lennie's Pennies" -- Mark Turner Meets Gary Foster -- Capri -- 2003 Harvey Sorgen, Joe Fonda & Marilyn Crispell -- "Both Sides of the Ocean" -- Dreamstruck -- Not Two -- 2018
  3. I like to listen to John Coltrane's "My Favorite Things" at this time of year, and this year is no exception. It renews us as the New Year should. Also this week, we revisited the great 1971 concert by Circle -- Chick Corea, Anthony Braxton, Dave Holland and Barry Altschul. Here's the full playlist for the December 30 "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS: Joe Locke / David Hazeltine Quartet -- "Can We Talk?" -- Mutual Admiration Society -- Sharp Nine -- 1998 Paul Silbergleit -- "Pauly the Pirate" -- January -- Blujazz -- 2018 (N) Johnathan Blake -- "Blue Heart" -- Trion -- Giant Steps Arts -- 2018 Nat Birchall Quartet -- "Morning" -- The Storyteller: A Musical Tribute to Yusef Lateef -- Jazzman -- 2018 (N) Dave Holland, Zakir Hussain & Chris Potter -- "Mazad" -- Good Hope -- Edition -- 2018 (N) Paul Motian Trio -- "Good Idea" -- One Time Out -- Soul Note -- rel. 1989 Circle -- "Nefertiti" -- Paris-Concert -- ECM -- 1971 Myra Melford, Miya Masaoka & Zeena Parkins -- "Eight-burst" -- MZM -- Infrequent Seams -- 2016 Miles Davis -- "Maze" -- Rubberband -- Warner -- c. 1985 Blue Cranes -- "Great Dane Small Horse" -- Swim -- Cuneiform -- 2011 Antonio Farao -- "Dumb Show" -- Black Inside -- Enja -- 1998 Change of Time -- "Nodal" -- Change of Time -- OmniTone -- 1998 Samuel Blaser / Consort in Motion -- "Color" -- A Mirror to Machaut -- Songlines -- 2013 Ben Goldberg -- "Reality" -- Good Day for Cloud Fishing -- Pyroclastic -- 2017 (N) John Coltrane -- "My Favorite Things" -- My Favorite Things -- Atlantic -- 1960 Javier Red's Imagery Converter -- "Saturation" -- Ephemeral Certainties -- Delmark -- 2018 (N) HAPPY NEW YEAR!
  4. Look in the KBCS on-line audio archive for the December 23 edition of "Straight, No Chaser." Here is the music you'll find there: Garvin Bushell -- "My Daddy Rocks Me (With One Steady Roll)" -- One Steady Roll -- Delmark -- 1982 Johnny Griffin -- "Lonely One" -- The Little Giant -- Riverside -- 1959 Wynton Marsalis -- "Much Later" -- J Mood -- Columbia -- 1985 Robert Hurst -- "Incognegro" -- One for Namesake -- DIW -- 1993 Don Pullen -- "Richard's Tune (dedicated to Richard Abrams)" -- Solo Piano Album -- Sackville -- 1975 Andrew Hill -- "Siete Ocho" -- Judgment! -- Blue Note -- 1964 Chord Four -- "Trumpet, Saxophone, Bass, Drums" -- California Avant Garde -- (self) -- 2016 (N) Muhal Richard Abrams -- "Two Over One" -- Sightsong -- Black Saint -- 1975 Miles Okazaki -- "The Castaway" -- The Sky Below -- Pi -- 2019 (N) Charlie Hunter & Bobby Previte -- "Warsaw Radio Mast" -- Groundtruther--Altitude -- Thirsty Ear -- 2006 Benjamin Herman -- "Hypochristmastreefuzz" -- Hypochristmastreefuzz: More Mengelberg -- Roach -- 2008 Carla Bley Band -- "Floater" -- Social Studies -- Warner Bros. -- 1980 Tom Varner -- "Covert Action" -- Covert Action -- New Note -- 1987 Clarinet Trio -- "Dreierlei" -- Leo Records 25th Anniversary, Loft, Koln -- Leo -- 2004 Tim Berne's Cloodcount -- "Loose Ends" -- Unwound -- Screwgun -- 1996 Living Daylights -- "Mali Krumpili" -- 500 Pound Cat -- Liquid City -- 1997 Michael Zilber -- "Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" -- East West--Music for Big Bands -- Origin -- 2018 (N) Mary Halvorson -- "And" -- Code Girl -- Firehouse 12 -- 2016 Michael Vlatkovich 5 Winds -- "What Question Did the Man with Seven Ears and Three Eyes Ask the Plastic Surgeon?" -- Five of Us -- pfMentum -- 2015 (N)
  5. Be my guest and check out the line-up of music on this week's "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS. You'll find it here: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/ Here is the music you'll find there, in the December 9 edition of "Straight, No Chaser": Johnny Griffin & Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis -- "Ow!" -- Ow!--Live at the Penthouse -- Reel to Real -- 1962 (N) Jon Batiste -- "HIGHER" -- Chronology of a Dream--Live at the Village Vanguard -- Verve -- 2018 (N) Michael Zilber -- "Weather Wayne" -- East West--Music for Big Bands -- Origin -- 2018 (N) Hal Galper Trio -- "Cubist" -- The Zone--Live at the Yardbird Suite -- Origin -- 2016 (N) Javier Red's Imagery Converter -- "Stretched Particle" -- Ephemeral Certainties -- Delmark 2018 (N) Marta Sanchez Quintet -- "Parmesano" -- El Rayo de Luz -- Fresh Sound -- 2019 (N) Neil Welch / Gregg Keplinger / Kelsey Mines -- "King Kep" -- Here to Play -- (self) -- 2019 (N) Russ Johnson -- "Rapid Comfort" -- Save Big -- OmniTone -- 2003 Nick Mazzarella & Tomeka Reid -- "Like So Many Drops of Water" -- Signaling -- Nessa -- 2015 Anthony Braxton (with Taylor Ho Bynum, Nels Cline, Greg Saunier) -- "Improvisation Two (For vocalist / composer Janis Joplin)" [excerpt] -- Quartet (New Haven) 2014 -- Firehouse 12 -- Miles Okazaki -- "Seven Sisters" -- The Sky Below -- Pi -- 2019 (N) Scott Fields Freetet -- "Yea, Sure, We Can Still Be Friends, Whatever" -- Bitter Love Songs -- Clean Feed -- 2007 Splatter Trio -- "'66 Station Wagon Theme" -- The Splatter Trio -- Ratascan -- 1989 Kneebody -- "Still Play" -- The Line -- Concord -- 2012 William Parker (with Rob Brown, Cooper-Moore, Hamid Drake) -- "Color Against Autumn Sky" -- AUM Fidelity -- 2017 Gerry Gibbs Thrasher People -- "The Streets" -- Our People -- Whaling City Sound -- rel. 2019 (N)
  6. This week's "Straight, No Chaser" will be in the KBCS on-line audio archive until December 16. You can hear it whenever you like by navigating to https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/. Also in the audio archive, you can check out the variety of music on my other KBCS program, "The Night Bus." Find it at https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/night-bus/. Or, if you're awake at 1:00 a.m. Sunday morning, hear it live on 91.3 FM or www.kbcs.fm. Here's the table of contents for the December 2 edition of "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS: Chip Stephens & Glenn Wilson -- "In a Mellow Tone (Melatonin')" -- Sadness & Soul -- Capri -- 2018 (N) Alan Rosenthal -- "Dextrously" -- Elbow Grease -- (self) -- rel. 2019 (N) Joe Pass Quartet -- "Repetition" -- Live at Yoshi's, Vol. 2 -- Pablo -- 1992 Michele Rosewoman's New Yor-Uba -- "Oru de Oro, pt. 9 -- Flowers That Bloom in the Dark" -- Hallowed -- Advance Dance Disques -- rel. 2019 (N) Ezra Weiss Big Band -- "Blues and the Alternative Fact" -- We Limit Not the Truth of God -- OA2 -- 2018 (N) Rez Abbasi -- "Chase for Liberation" & "True Home" -- A Throw of Dice by the Silent Ensemble -- Whirlwind -- 2017 (N) Steve Lehman Trio + Craig Taborn -- "Echoes / The Impaler" -- The People I Love -- Pi -- 2019 (N) Kevin Sun -- "Circle Line, parts VIII & IX" -- The Sustain of Memory -- Endectomorph -- 2019 (N) Joshua Redman & Brooklyn Rider -- "Sun on Sand" -- Sun on Sand -- Nonesuch -- 2015 (N) Klang -- "Dwarfs" -- Tea Music -- Allos Documents -- 2007 Michael Blake -- "Flipper" -- Hellbent -- (self) -- 2007 Ned Rothenberg -- "Ashes" -- The Fell Clutch -- Animal -- 2005 Miguel Zenon -- "Quitate de la Via, Perico" -- Sonero: The Music of Ismael Rivera -- Miel Music -- 2019 (N) Jenny Scheinman & Allison Miller -- "Play Money" -- Jenny Scheinman & Allison Miller's Parlour Game -- Royal Potato Family -- rel. 2019 (N) Lucas Pino's No Net Nonet -- "Horse of a Different Color" -- That's A Computer -- Outside In Joe Morris & Luther Gray -- "Creature Emotion" -- Creatures -- Not Two -- 2009 Triocity -- "Donna Lee" -- I Believe in You -- Origin Big Crinkly Trio -- "Heaven" -- This Is Not About the Pecking Order -- (self) -- 2014 (I didn't send this playlist earlier because I was out of town and not using a computer. I hope you didn't miss it much.)
  7. Here is the music we heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS on Monday, November 25: Melba Liston -- "You Don't Say" -- Melba Liston and Her 'Bones -- Fresh Sound -- 1958 Ron Carter -- "Airegin" -- Jazz, My Romance -- Blue Note -- 1994 Bela Fleck and the Marcus Roberts Trio -- "Topaika" -- Across the Imaginary Divide -- Rounder -- rel. 2012 Jim Hall & Red Mitchell -- "Waltz New" -- Jim Hall / Red Mitchell -- Artists House -- 1978 Bill Evans -- "Come Rain or Come Shine" -- Evans in England -- Resonance -- 1969 Godwin Louis -- Bisket Tombe -- Global -- Blue Room Music -- 2018 Miki Yamanaka -- "A Fake Hero" -- Miki -- Cellar Live -- 2017 Erik Friedlander -- "Consternation" -- Quake -- Cryptogramophone -- 2002 Julius Hemphill -- "C" -- Raw Materials and Residuals -- Black Saint -- rel. 1978 Tomasz Stanko Quartet -- "Suspended Variations 5" -- Suspended Night -- ECM -- 2003 Jan Garbarek -- "Triptykon" -- Triptykon -- ECM -- 1972 Sam Rivers & Dave Holland -- "Cascade" -- Dave Holland / Sam Rivers -- Improvising Artists -- 1976 Henning Sieverts -- "One For Paul" -- Symmethree -- Pirouet -- 2011 Anthony Braxton, Evan Parker & Paul Rutherford -- "Vanuthrax" -- Trio (London) 1993 -- Leo Brian Groder Trio -- "Longer Than Sky" -- Luminous Arcs -- Latham -- 2018 Tania Gill -- "Ah Ti Tah" -- Bolger Station -- Barnyard -- 2009 Corey Christiansen - "I'll Just Wait" -- La Proxima -- Origin -- 2018 (N) Look for it in the KBCS audio archive: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser
  8. Here is the music we heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS on Monday, November 18: Modern Jazz Quartet -- "Animal Dance" -- Jazz Dialogue -- Wounded Bird -- rel. 2002 Duke Ellington -- "Battle Royal" -- Paris Blues (Soundtrack) -- MGM -- c. 1961 Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers -- "Noise in the Attic" -- Paris Jazz Concert -- Europe1 -- 1961 Stan Getz -- "Major General" -- The Song Is You -- Laserlight -- 1969 Esperanza Spalding -- "Chim Chim Cher-Ee" -- Everybody Wants to Be a Cat -- Disney -- rel. 2011 David Murray Cuban Ensemble -- "Cachito" -- Plays Nat King Cole en Espanol -- Motema -- 2010 Bill Smith Quartet -- "Wayfaring Stranger" -- Folk Jazz -- Contemporary -- c. 1960 Barney Kessel -- "Blue Grass" -- Feeling Free -- Contemporary -- 1969 Ben Allison -- "D.A.V.E." -- The Stars Look Very Different Today -- Sonic Camera -- 2013 Bert Wilson & Jeffrey Morgan -- "Centauri" -- Take No Prisoners -- Konnex -- 2002 Bert Wilson -- "For Jim Pepper" -- (unreleased) Wayne Horvitz & Pigpen -- "Light This Candle" -- V as in Victim -- Tzadik -- 1993 Corey Wilkes & Abstrakt Pulse -- "Cries From Tha Ghetto" -- Cries From Tha Ghetto -- Pi -- 2008 Tony Wilson, Jon Bentley & Peggy Lee -- "Sinister Two" -- Escondido Dreams -- Drip Audio -- 2007 Satoko Fujii & Joe Fonda -- "We Meet As 3" -- Four -- Long Song -- 2018 (N) Karl Berger & Jason Kao Hwang -- "Faith" -- Conjure -- True Sound -- 2014 (N) Listen to the program in the KBCS audio archive, any time in the next two weeks: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/
  9. Check out this week's "Straight, No Chaser" in the KBCS audio archive: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/ This is what you'll hear in the stream on the November 11 edition of the show: Raquel Cepeda -- "Caravan" -- Passion--Latin Jazz -- (self) -- 2019 (N) Rodney Whitaker -- "Take The A Train" -- All Too Soon: The Music of Duke Ellington -- Origin -- 2017 (N) Jazzmeia Horn -- "Free Your Mind" -- Love and Liberation -- rel. 2019 (N) Leslie Pintchik Trio -- "There You Go" -- Same Day Delivery -- Pintch Hard -- rel. 2019 (N) Dan McCarthy -- "Bleyto (For Carla Bley)" -- City Abstract -- Origin -- 2019 (N) Milt Jackson Quartet -- "Stonewall" -- Milt Jackson Quartet -- Prestige -- 1955 Miles Okazaki -- "Dog Star" -- The Sky Below -- Pi -- 2019 (N) Nels Cline -- "Chicagoan" -- Destroy All -- Atavistic -- 2000 Jamie Saft, Steve Swallow & Bobby Previte -- "Re: Person I Knew" -- You Don't Know The Life -- Rare Noise -- rel. 2015 Bill Cole & Untempered Ensemble -- "One Should Not Go to Bed with the Roof on Fire" -- Music for Yoruba Proverbs -- (self) -- 1986 (N) Whit Dickey Tao Quartet -- "Peace Planet" -- Peace Planet / Box of Light -- AUM Fidelity -- 2018 (N) Elmo Hope Ensemble -- "Ecstasy" -- Hope From Rikers Island -- Chiaroscuro -- 1963 Joe Lee Wilson & Bond Street -- "Blue Train" -- What Would It Be Without You -- Survival -- 1975 Anthony Davis, James Newton & Abdul Wadud -- "Invisible Island, Part 2" -- Trio--2 -- Gramavision -- rel. 1989 Wolfgang Muthspiel -- "Blueshead" -- Where The River Goes -- ECM -- 2018 Harvey Sorgen, Joe Fonda & Marilyn Crispell -- "On Bellagio" -- Dreamstruck -- Not Two -- 2018 Ginetta's Vendetta -- "Angel Eyes" -- Pocketful of Cool -- (self) -- rel. 2019 (N) Tyler Blanton -- "Little Crumbs" -- Sense of Place -- Destiny -- 2018 (N)
  10. Here are the tunes we heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS on Monday, November 4: Gilad Barkan -- "Modulation" -- Modulation -- New Step Music -- 2001 Gabriel Espinosa & Hendrik Meurkens -- "Choro de Neve" -- Samba Little Samba -- Zoho -- 203 Joshua Redman & Brooklyn Rider -- "Between Dog and Wolf" -- Sun on Sand -- Nonesuch -- 2015 (N) John Coltrane -- "Traneing In" -- Blue World -- Impulse! -- 1964 (N) J D Allen -- "Communion" -- Barracoon -- Savant -- 2019 (N) Mandala Octet -- "The Last Elephant, pt. 6" -- The Last Elephant -- Accurate -- 1992 Krakatau -- "For Bernard Moore" -- Martinale -- ECM -- 1993 Drew Gress -- "The Sledmouth Chronicles" -- Spin Drift -- Premonition -- 2000 Noah Preminger Group -- "Zigsaw" (excerpt) -- Zigsaw: Music of Steve Lampert -- (self) -- 2018 (N) Michael Vlatkovich 5 Winds -- "5 Winds Suite, Part 1" -- Five of Us -- pfMentum -- 2015 (N) Jamie Saft Quartet -- "Seven Are Double" -- Hidden Corners -- Rare Noise -- rel. 2019 (N) Myra Melford -- "Attic" -- Life Carries Me This Way -- Firehouse 12 -- 2013 OGJB Quartet -- "GS #2" -- Bamako -- TUM -- 2016 Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra -- "Intersection" -- Justin Time -- rel. 2013 John Yao's Triceratops -- "Three Parts As One" -- How We Do -- See Tao -- 2018 (N) Wayne Shorter -- "Pay As You Go" -- Second Genesis -- Vee Jay -- 1960 Look for it in the KBCS on-line audio archive, where you can hear it any time in the next two weeks: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/
  11. This week on "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS, we heard several new releases, and works by artists who are appearing soon in Seattle's Earshot Jazz Festival (dates and venues noted below). Here is the playlist for the October 28 program, which you can hear in its entirety in the KBCS on-line audio archive, any time in the next two weeks: Bill Anschell - "Faster Than the Speed of Mildew" -- More to the Ear Than Meets the Eye -- Origin -- 2006 [Bill Anschell Standards Trio, in the Seattle Jazz Showcase, Nov. 2, Town Hall Forum] Jim Snidero -- "Dad Song" -- Waves of Calm -- Savant -- 2018 (N) Chick Corea Trio -- "Work" -- Trilogy 2 -- Concord Jazz -- 2016 (N) [Chick Corea with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, Nov. 6, Benaroya Hall] Egberto Gismonti -- "Lundu #2" -- Musica de Sobrevivencia -- ECM -- 1993 Egberto Gismonti -- "Um Anjo" -- Zigzag -- ECM -- 1995 [Egberto Gismonti, Oct. 30, Town Hall] Eric Revis -- "Rye Eclipse" -- Sing Me Some Cry -- Clean Feed -- 2016 [Eric Revis, Bennie Maupin & Nasheet Waits, Oct 30, Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute] Bennie Maupin Quartet -- "Escondido" -- Early Reflections -- Cryptogramophone -- 2008 [Eric Revis, Bennie Maupin & Nasheet Waits, Oct 30, Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute] Karl Berger & Jason Kao Hwang -- "Beyond Reach" -- Conjure -- True Sound -- 2014 (N) Jeff Parker Trio -- "Freakadelic" -- Bright Light in Winter -- Delmark -- 2011 [Amendola vs. Blades, with Jeff Parker, Skerik & others, Nov, 6, The Triple Door] Scott Amendola Trio -- "Tudo de Bom" -- Lift -- Sazi -- rel. 2010 Skerik's Syncopated Taint Septet -- "Don't Wanna" -- Husky -- Hyena -- 2004 [Amendola vs. Blades, with Jeff Parker, Skerik & others, Nov, 6, The Triple Door] Brian Groder Trio -- "Spanglin'" - Luminous Arcs -- Latham -- 2018 (N) Flat Earth Society -- "Mutt" -- Cheer Me, Perverts! -- Crammed Discs -- rel. 2009 [Flat Earth Society, Nov. 1, Town Hall Forum] Bogna Kicinska -- "Sen Pasterecki" -- The Maze -- Surca Music -- rel. 2014 Pat Battstone & Giorgia Santoro -- "Beyond the River Banks" -- Dream Notes -- Leo -- 2019 (N) Gordon Grdina Quartet -- "Benbow" -- Cooper Park -- Songlines -- 2018 (N) Whit Dickey Tao Quartet -- "Ellipse: Passage Through" -- Peace Planet & Box of Light -- AUM Fidelity -- 2019 (N) For information about Earshot Festival events, and to purchase tickets, visit www.earshot.org.
  12. On "Straight, No Chaser" on October 21st, we paid tribute to Ginger Baker (1939-2019) and listened to several artists who will be appearing soon in Seattle as part of the Earshot Jazz Festival. Dates and venues are noted below. Here is the complete October 21 playlist: Ginger Baker Trio -- "Straight, No Chaser" -- Going Back Home -- Atlantic -- 1994 Ginger Baker and the DQ20 -- "Ginger Spice" -- Coward of the County -- Atlantic -- 1999 Jenny Scheinman & Allison Miller -- "116th and Congress" -- Jenny Scheinman & Allison Miller's Parlour Game -- Royal Potato Family -- rel. 2019 (N) [Jenny Scheinman & Allison Miller's Parlour Game, Oct. 24, Town Hall Forum] Allison Miller's Boom Tic Boom -- "Hoarding the Pod" -- Otis Was a Polar Bear -- Royal Potato Family -- rel. 2016 Jenny Scheinman -- "Moe Hawk" -- 12 Songs -- Cryptogramophone -- 2004 Avishai Cohen -- "Ferrara Napoly" -- Inroducing Treveni -- Anzic -- rel. 2010 Avishai Cohen -- "Behind the Broken Glass" -- Into the Silence -- ECM -- 2015 [Avishai Cohen Quartet, Oct. 29, Seattle Art Museum] Marilyn Crispell Trio -- "Flight of the Bluejay" -- Storyteller -- ECM -- 2003 Marilyn Crispell -- "Axis" -- Vignettes -- ECM -- 2008 Marilyn Crispell, Fred Anderson & Hamid Drake -- "Destiny 3" -- Destiny -- Okka -- 1996 [Dreamstruck, with Marilyn Crispell, Joe Fonda & Harvey Sorgen, Oct. 26, Chapel Performance Space] Tyshawn Sorey -- "Seventeen" -- Oblique-1 -- Pi -- 2011 Tyshawn Sorey -- "Template" -- Alloy -- 2014 [Tyshawn Sorey Quintet, Oct. 25, Town Hall Forum] Jamie Saft Quartet -- "Hidden Corners" -- Hidden Corners -- Rare Noise -- rel. 2019 John Coltrane -- "Blue World" -- Blue World -- Impulse! -- 1964 (N) Odean Pope -- "Little Miss Lady" -- Odean's List -- In and Out -- 2008 Poncho Sanchez -- "Giant Steps" -- Trane's Delight -- Regime 72 (N) You may listen to a streaming version of this show, and even jump ahead or back as you listen, any time night or day on the KBCS website. Bookmark this URL, or save it to your Desktop, or to your Home Screen -- and treat yourself to some great jazz whenever it suits you: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/ Also, have you heard my other KBCS program, "The NIght Bus"? It features a striking variety of musical styles and sources. Check it out any time here: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/night-bus/
  13. Here is the music played on "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS on Monday, October 14: Milt Jackson & Wes Montgomery -- "Jingles" (Take 8) -- The Alternative Wes Montgomery -- Riverside -- 1961 Eric Dolphy Septet -- "Serene" -- Paris '64 -- Hi Hat Sonny Clark Trio -- "Junka" -- Sonny Clark Trio -- Bainbridge Ryan Keberle & Catharsis -- "Fooled and Pushed Apart" -- The Hope I HOld -- Green Leaf -- 2018 (N) Present Quartet -- "Walkabout" -- Routes, Paths, Courses -- pfMentum -- 2018 (N) Pneuma -- "Bow Down / The Wind Will Take Us" -- Who Has Seen the Wind? -- Songlines -- 2017 (N) Francis Coletta & Jonas Tauber -- "Vasile" -- Port Said Street -- Origin -- 2010 Kevin Sun -- "The Middle of Tensions, Part V" -- The Sustain of Memory -- Endectomorph Music -- 2019 (N) Avishai Cohen -- "Wings" -- Arvoles -- RazDaz -- 2019 (N) Dan Tepfer -- "Goldberg Variations, Variation 4" -- Goldberg Variations / Variations -- Sunnyside -- 2011 Cecil Taylor -- "Second Act of A, Part 3" -- The Great Concert of Cecil Taylor -- Prestige -- 1969 Steve Lehman Trio + Craig Taborn -- "Curse Fraction" -- The People I Love -- Pi -- 2019 (N) Joe Lovano -- "Rare Beauty" -- Trio Tapestry -- ECM -- 2018 Ralph Alessi -- "Oxide" -- Imaginary Friends -- ECM -- 2018 Jason Kao Hwang -- "Inscribe" -- Sing House -- Eunonymus -- 2015 Rez Abbasi -- "Wedding Preparation" -- A Throw of Dice -- Whirlwind -- 2017 (N) Rahsaan Roland Kirk -- "The Ragman and the Junkman Ran from the Businessman They Laughed and He Cried" -- Natural Black Inventions: Root Strata -- Atlantic -- rel. 1971 Look for it in the KBCS audio archive: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/ You can also hear my other KBCS program, "The Night Bus," in the archive, and feast on a surprising variety of musical styles and languages: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/night-bus/ Both programs are stored in the archive for two weeks, where you can hear them any time from anywhere.
  14. Most of the music we heard this week on "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS featured artists who will appear in the 2019 Earshot Jazz Festival, which runs through November 6. Dates and venues for those artists are listed below. Visit www.earshot.org for festival details and tickets. Meanwhile, check out the program in the KBCS audio archive: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/. While you're in the archive, look for my other KBCS program, "The Night Bus," a smorgasbord of diverse musical styles. Programs are stored at: https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/night-bus/. Here is the October 7 playlist for "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS: Jaki Byard -- "Send One Your Love" -- The Magic of 2 -- Resonance -- 1982 Orrin Evans -- "As Is" -- Freedom -- PosiTone -- 2010 Orrin Evans -- "Tsagli's Lean" -- The Evolution of Oneself -- Smoke Sessions -- 2014 [Orrin Evans Trio with Jeff "Tain" Watts, Oct. 11, Town Hall Forum] Julian Lage -- "Look Book" -- Modern Love -- Mack Avenue -- rel. 2018 Julian Lage -- "Tomorrow Is the Question" -- Love Hurts -- Mack Avenue -- 2018 [Julian Lage Trio, Oct. 12, Columbia City Theatre] The Westerlies -- "Ruddy Ducker" [incomplete] -- The Westerlies -- Songlines -- 2016 [The Westerlies, with the Gerald Clayton Quartet, Oct. 8, Triple Door] Jeff "Tain" Watts -- "M'buzai" -- Watts -- Dark Key -- 2008 [Jeff "Tain" Watts with the Orrin Evans Trio, Oct. 11, Town Hall Forum] Kneebody -- "Coat Rack" -- Kneebody -- Green Leaf -- rel. 2005 [Kneebody, with Trio Subtonic, Oct. 9, Nectar Lounge] Myra Melford's Crush -- "Dance Beyond the Color" -- Dance Beyond the Color -- Arabesque -- 1999 Fay Victor Ensemble -- "Big Bag" -- Absinthe & Vermouth -- Green Ave. Music -- 2013 [Fay Victor & Myra Meford, with Afro-Electric, Oct. 12, Town Hall Forum] Darius Jones -- "The Fagley Blues" -- Book of Mae'bul (Another Kind of Sunrise) -- AUM Fidelity -- 2011 Darius Jones -- "Cry Out" -- Man'ish Boy -- AUM Fidelity -- 2008 [Darius Jones: (1) Cafe Racer, Oct. 13; (2) Chapel Performance Space, Oct. 14; (3) with Seattle Modern Orchestra & Wayne Horvitz, Town Hall Forum, Oct. 15; and (4) with Stas THEE Boss, Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center, Oct. 16] Aaron Parks -- "Beatrice" -- First Romance -- Keynote -- 1999 [Aaron Parks' Little Big, Oct. 16, Columbia City Theatre] Wally Shoup Trio -- "The Slammer" -- Fusillades & Lamentations -- Leo -- 2002 Wally Shoup, Toshi Makahara & Brent Arnold -- "Convergence for Three" -- Confluxus -- Leo -- 2003 Wally Shoup / Dave Abramson Duo -- "Ambulance Chaser" -- Good Curse -- R&M -- 2008 [Wally Shoup, with various ensembles, Oct. 10, The Royal Room] Cecile McLorin Salvant -- "Nothing Like You" -- Dreams and Daggers -- Mack Avenue [Cecile McLorin Salvant with the Aaron Diehl Trio, Oct. 18, Town Hall] Chucho Valdes -- "Begin to Be Good" -- Chucho's Steps -- 4 Quarters -- 2009 Chucho Valdes -- "Abdel" -- Border-Free -- Jazz Village -- 2012 [Chucho Valdes Jazz Bata, Oct. 17, Town Hall] Fabian Almazan -- "The Elders" -- Rhizome -- Artist Share
  15. If you listen to the Sept. 30 edition of "Straight, No Chaser" in the KBCS audio archive -- at https://www.kbcs.fm/programs/straight-no-chaser/ -- this is the music you'll find there: Al Belletto Big Jazz Band -- "Jazznocracy" -- Jazz Fest: The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival -- Smithsonian Folkways -- 2000 (N) Donald Byrd -- "If I Love Again" -- Byrd Blows on Beacon Hill -- Blue Note -- 1956 Wayne Shorter -- "Down in the Depths" -- Introducing Wayne Shorter -- Vee Jay -- 1959 Troy Roberts -- "Jack the Sipper" -- Days Like These -- Vandoren -- 2017 (N) Peterson Kohler Collective -- "M & M Blues" -- Water Colors -- Origin -- 2018 (N) Tineke Postma -- "Crazy Stuff" -- The Traveller -- Etcetera -- 2009 Jimmy Bennington, Steve Cohn & Ed Schuller -- "Back to You" -- New Jersey Freebie -- Slam -- 2014 (N) Paul Bley -- "E.D.T." -- [Paul Bley & Gary Peacock] Mindset -- Soul Note -- 1992 Jayna Nelson -- "Star Seed" -- Bloom of Creation -- Sunjump -- 1999 John Yao's Triceratops -- "Doin' the Thing" -- How We Do -- See Tao -- 2018 (N) [Michael] Vlatkovich Tryyo -- "Black Triangles Yellow Corn and Pink Medicine Drops" -- Pershing Woman -- pfMentum -- 2010 Signal Problems -- "Made for TV, Pt. 2" -- Signal Problems -- pfMentum -- 2013 Dave Douglas -- "Rose and Thorn" -- Devotion -- Greenleaf -- 2018 (N) Baikida Carroll -- "Flamboye" -- Marionettes on a High Wire -- OmniTone -- 2000 Michel Portal -- "Lanterne Helvete" -- Birdwatcher -- Sunnyside -- 2006 William Parker & Stefano Scodanibbio -- "II" -- Bass Duo -- Centering -- 2008 J D Allen -- "Ursa Major" -- Barracoon -- Savant -- rel. 2019 (N)