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Starting today’s show with some Funana from Cobo Verde.

Space Echo (The Mystery Behind the Cosmic Sound of Cabo Verde Finally Revealed)

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Yesterday was the birthday of the late Madilu System (Jean Bilau Madilu), one of the great singers in the frontline of Franco’s TP OK Jazz.


So, happy birthday, Madilu. We’ll start with a song of yours.

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Happy Memorial Day Weekend To All. We have a great lineup of music to move your weekend in the right direction. Enjoy.

BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK INCLUDE: Freddie Redd, Hilton Ruiz, Wyclifer Gordon, Benny Goodman, Louis Hayes, Albert “Tootie” Heath,Lenore
Raphael, Ted Curson, Dakota Staton, Grachan Moncur,III, Paquito D’Rivera, Anthony Braxton, Winard Harper,
Oliver Nelson, Morgana King, Kenny Washington, Christian McBride, Nelson Riddle and Ernie Royal.

HOUR  #  1

Horace Silver/We’ve Got Silver @ Six/Hard Bop Grandpop/Impulse/1996
The Funky Organics/Cissy Strut/The Funky Organics/Chicken Coop Records/2016
Cyrus Chestnut/Minority/Natural Essence/High Note/2016
Spike Wilner/Hot House/Koan/Posi-Tone/2016
George Coleman/Sonny’s Playground/A Master Speaks/Smoke Session Records/2016
Louis Heriveaux/Theme for Doslyn/Triadic Episode/Hot Shoe Records/2016
Corina Bartra/El Dorado/Uniting Beats/Blue Spiral/2016
Michael Dease/Cry Of The Wolf/Father Figure/Posi-Tone/2016
Luis Perdomo/Monk’s Dream/Montage/Hot Tone Music/2016

Adam O’Farrill/A & R Itailian Eatery/Stranger Days/Sunnyside/2016

Randy Napoleon/Body & Soul/Soar/Detroit Music Factory/2016

Nonch Harpin’/The Fat Samaritan/Native Sons/NHR/2016


HOUR  #  2

Dominick Farinacci/Senor Blues/Short Stories/Mack Avenue/2016
The Dominican Jazz Project/A Dominican In North Carolina/The Dominican Jazz Project/Summit/2016
The Power Quintet/We See/High Art/High Note/2016
Swizz Jazz Orchestra/Liberty City/Pools/Mons Records/2016
Warren Wolf/Havoc/Convergence/Mack Avenue/2016
The Verve Jazz Ensemble/On Green Dolphin Street/Perimeter/VJE/2016
Mimi Jones/Feet In The Mud/Feet In The Mud/Hot Tone Music/20116
Peter Bernstein/This Is New/Let Loose/Smoke Session Records/2016
Benny Golson/Three Little Words/Horizon Ahead/High Note/2016

Theo Croker/Love From The Sun/Escape Velocity/Okeh/2016

Will Goble/Three Little Words/Consider The Blues/OA2/2016



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Hope that all are enjoying the big Memorial Day Weekend. Great music with Mr. Jazz to get your day started off on a good note. Enjoy.

HOUR   #  1

Dimitri Matheny/Here’s Looking @ You/Jazz Noir/Papillion Recordings/2016
Eli Degibri/SheshBesh/Cliff Hangin’/degibri records/2015
Steve Wiest/Miles Slide/The High Road/BluJazz/2016
New Standard Jazz Orchestra/Close To You/Waltz About Nothing/OA2/2016
Sonny Rollins/H.S./Holding The Stage/Doxy Records/2016
Tom Tallitsch/Thank You/Gratitude/Posi-Tone/2016
Fred Fried/Carillion/Core Four & More/Ballet Tree/2016
Adison Evans/Never Forget To Say Thank You/AdiTone Records/2016
Keith Brown/Capt’n Kirk/The Journey/Space Time Records/2015

Bill Belasco Trio/Gargoyles Revenge/Three Musicians/Summit/2016

HOUR  #  2

Rene Marie/ Colorado River Song/Sound of Red/Motema/2016
JD Allen/Sugar Trees/Americana/Savant/2016
James Hughes-Jimmy Smith/Keep it Real/Ever Up & Onward/JSJMM/2015
Richard Howell/Burkina/Burkina/RC Howell Music/2015
Antonio Adolfo/Song For My Father/Tropical Infinito/AAM Music/2016
Organik Vibe Trio/Take The Coltrane/Things We Did Last Summer/Cellar Live/2016
Carol Saboya/Zanzibar/Carolina/AAM Music/2016
Gregory Porter/Don’t Lose Your Steam/Take Me to The Alley/Blue Note/ 2016
Freddie Hendrix/Peace/Jersey Cat/Sunnyside/2016

Curtis Robinson/What’s Going On/Dancing In The Street/CRM/2016

Bill Evans/What Kind Of Fool Am I ?/Some Other Time/Resonance/2016

Mike Bogle Trio/UMMG/Live @ Stoney’s/MBP-Groove!/2016


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We talk about the exploitation of reggae music. Listen and tune in to hear some dope reggae music.

Artist – Song – Album – Year

Beenie Man – Who Am I Many Moods of Moses – 1997

Spragga Benz – Wi Nuh Like Fully Loaded – 2010

Tenor Saw, Buju Banton, Sister Nancy, General Echo, Candy Man – Stalag Y2K – 2000

General Degree – When I Hold You Tonight – 1996

Super Cat – Nuff Man A DeadDon Dada – 1992

Popcaan –  Summer Wave – 2012

Sizzla – Just One Of Those DaysDa Real Thing – 2002

Cutty Ranks – Stick it Up – 1990

Mr. Lexx feat. Lady Saw – Call U – Mr. Lex – 2000

Vybz Kartel – Whine (Wine)Kingston Story – 2011

Lady Saw feat. Beenie Man – Healing – Passion – 1997

Elephant Man – Nuh Linga – Dance & Sweep! Adventures of the Energy God – 2011

Mr. Vegas – Heads HighHeads High – 1998

Buju Banton – Boom Bye Bye – 1992

Sean C. Johnson – Melodies (From Heaven) – CIRCA 1993 – 2015

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Fontaine here today 6-8pmEDT to play you a bunch of Richmond bands. I’m mostly gonna play old school bands, plus I’m gonna remember some of the local musicians who are no longer with us. Enjoy your Memorial Day Weekend!

AIM: WhatTheFontaine Phone: 804.649.9737
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Josh from Mother’s Milk and Sister Euphonia from the Church of the Ecstatic will be bringing you all the raddest jams from the raddest decade.

Moon Duo, from Portland Oregon, is the focus of today’s show.

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Let’s play a game.  I play an artist, then we play someone who covered him/her.  Then we play a cover of that artist, then a cover of the next artist, and so on.  Let’s see how far we can take it!

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