Vocalist Lee Engele came by to talk about her appearance with New Orleans clarinet master Evan Christopher this evening. New music from Zacc Harris Group and Tessa Souter. Classic tunes from Ella, Cannonball, Jimmy Scott, Grant Green, Johnny Hodges, and Randy Weston. And of course, something from Mingus.

Mothers’ Day

Melinda J sat in today and delivered a SPECIAL “Mother’s Day” edition of A Great Blend of Colors.

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90 minutes with Mickey Elfenbein, who worked at K-Tel from 1969 to 1996

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The spoils of this year’s Record Store Day, including four artists making their debut on the program!