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    First Listen: Maceo Parker - Higher Ground

    Thursday, 04 October 2012 12:33

    Every Friday, Brad Barker goes through the pile of CD’s on his desk and his hard drive to find a brand new song to play for you.  It’s called your “First Listen”

    Your first listen for this Friday is a BIG recording from Maceo Parker. “Soul Classics” sees Parker back with the WDR BIG BAND.   Nine soul, funk and jazz infused tunes recorded live in Germany in November of 2011. The special guests were outstanding. Christian mcbride on bass, Cora Coleman Dunham on drums and of course Cologne’s 15 piece orchestra, conducted and arranged by Michael Abene.

    First Listen: Brad Mehldau - Got Me Wrong

    Thursday, 27 September 2012 15:01

    Every Friday, Brad Barker goes through the pile of CD’s on his desk and his hard drive to find a brand new song to play for you.  It’s called your “First Listen”

    Brad Mehldau and the Trio have a new release out, its called Where Do You Start. Unlike his last release Ode, this collection is the interpretation of 10 other composers with only the title cut as one of his own.  Its his choice of songs that shows the depth of this music fans universe.

    First Listen: Kurt Elling - You Send Me

    Thursday, 20 September 2012 11:14

    Every Friday, Brad Barker goes through the pile of CD’s on his desk and his hard drive to find a brand new song to play for you.  It’s called your “First Listen”

    The London Telegraph labeled it “the most important generator of popular songs in the western world”.   Its address,  is 1619 Broadway, The Brill Building and this time Kurt Elling turns his voice and inspiration to this creative home of great tunes.

    First Listen: Dafnis Prieto Proverb Trio - You and Me

    Thursday, 13 September 2012 16:15

    Every Friday, Brad Barker goes through the pile of CD’s on his desk and his hard drive to find a brand new song to play for you.  It’s called your “First Listen”

    Fridays First Listen belonged to drummer Dafnis Prieto. His relatively new album is an amazing collection of improvised material featuring himself, Kokayi on vocals and Jason Lindner on keyboards entitled, Proverb Trio.  As The Trio themselves state, “The Proverb Trio is fueled by and embraces that great quality in music; the unpredicatable.”

    First Listen - It's Been a Long Long Time

    Tuesday, 11 September 2012 15:45

    Every Friday, Brad Barker goes through the pile of CD’s on his desk and his hard drive to find a brand new song to play for you.  It’s called your “First Listen”

    This week it belonged to Thank You Les, A Tribute to Les Paul by Lous Pallo of Les Paul’s Trio.

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