New Music from Rob Thorsen, Esperanza Spalding, Derrick Gardiner, and Bobby Sanabria. I devoted the hour from 11-12 to jazz versions of songs that were hits in the early 60s, when I deejayed for Friday Night Dances at St. Andrews Church in the Bronx.
What a nice way to start the day…
Karen Tweed Timo Alakotila: Riverside Aby (May Monday; NorthSide)
Maria Kalaniemi and Aldargaz: Angskar / Säda (Live at Nordic Roots Festival 2001; KFAI field recording)
Karen Tweed Timo Alakotila: Melting (May Monday; NorthSide)