The World According To Jonesy – Radio Show #36

 

Back from a recent stint at space camp in mother Russia, cosmonaut and sonic voyager, Jonesy smooths out this set with an array of cuts from the golden era of jazz, funk, and soul. With well positioned tracks like “Caught Up In The Rapture” by Anita Baker, “High Society” by Norma Jean, and “You’re My Last Chance” by 52nd Street, Jonesy transcends the need for a jukebox as his record collection never gathers dust. Here’s to you dear friend. Welcome back!

Stream Radio Show #36

 

 

Blue Note Jazz Benefit For Japan – 4/18 & 4/19

For the last 23 years, the Blue Note New York has maintained Blue Note clubs in multiple Japanese cities, with current establishments in Tokyo and Nagoya. In light of the recent earthquake and tsunami, the Blue Note New York will host a jazz benefit concert at the Highline Ballroom tonight — April 18th — and tomorrow with 100% of the ticket proceeds to be donated to the Japan Relief and Recovery Fund spearheaded by Direct Relief.

The event will feature an impressive roster of internationally known jazz musicians including: Madeleine Peyroux, Ron Carter, John Scofield, René Fleming, Michel Camilo, Kenny Barron, Paquito D’Rivera, Robert Glasper, Roy Hargrove, Dave Valentin, Roberta Gambarini, Richard Bona, Lionel Loueke, Gretchen Parlato, Gregoire Maret, Ann Hampton Callaway, Jose James, Christian Scott, Alex Brown, Toshiko Akiyoshi, Lew Tabackin and many, many more.

Doors open at 6pm, and show starts at 7pm both nights. An after-hours party will be held both nights starting at 11pm with performances by Robert Glasper, Sarah Hayes, Eldar, and many more.

April 18th – More Info || Buy Tickets

April 19th – More Info || Buy Tickets