Reviewing recent visits from musicians Sharon Jones Cheikh Lo with a little bit of a Labor and American/African spin ; including info on the opportunities for expression over the next week with the RNC in town.
A few songs that are nominally related to the fact that we’re in the midst of political convention season, some new tunes from Don Braden,Joe Magnarelli, and more…
Back to business. For the playlist, see below:
*denotes artist’s debut on Jet Set Planet
Charlie Parker – August 29, 1920 Kansas City, Missouri
An opening set of Latin tunes of the Caribbean region then the greater South American continent. Closing with a lesson from Fela Kuti.
A bunch of new music, a couple by Lou Rawls, and something from Chris Conner Maynard Ferguson, and more….
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