jazz http://kalw.org en Wednesday: Mark Naftalin pays tribute to Horace Silver & Jimmy Scott http://kalw.org/post/wednesday-mark-naftalin-pays-tribute-horace-silver-jimmy-scott <p>Fog City Blues is off this week, but Mark Naftalin returns with a special two-hour broadcast of the Blues Power Hour.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">T</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">he first hour will include musical tributes to two recently-departed musical greats: composer-pianist Horace Silver and vocal balladeer extraordinaire Jimmy Scott. &nbsp;The second hour will feature a “45 Party” (the “45” is a medium of recorded sound, in this case, not a firearm). Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:35:08 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 45909 at http://kalw.org Wednesday: Mark Naftalin pays tribute to Horace Silver & Jimmy Scott The Birth of the Cool: San Francisco's New Fillmore District http://kalw.org/post/birth-cool-san-franciscos-new-fillmore-district <p></p><p class="p1">As the city of San Francisco experiences new waves of growth and expansion, we travel back to another time before redevelopment reshaped the Fillmore District.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 00:01:30 +0000 Evan Roberts 44974 at http://kalw.org The Birth of the Cool: San Francisco's New Fillmore District Djangofest on the Fog City Blues http://kalw.org/post/djangofest-fog-city-blues <p><a href="http://djangofest.com/home/djangofest-mill-valley/">Djangofest Mill Valley</a> is the annual Bay Area celebration of guitarist Django Reinhardt and all things Gypsy Swing. We'll be joined live in the studio by two of this year's featured artists, Los Angeles-based <a href="http://www.triodinicu.com/">Trio Dinicu</a>&nbsp;and Finnish guitarist <a href="http://www.ollisoikkeli.com/">Olli&nbsp;Soikkeli</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp;<em><strong>Fog City Blues&nbsp;</strong></em><strong>with Devon Strolovitch ~ Wednesday, 6/04 at 9 pm.</strong></p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 17:51:48 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 44691 at http://kalw.org Djangofest on the Fog City Blues 3 hours of Fog City Blues: Gypsy Swing and more http://kalw.org/post/3-hours-fog-city-blues-gypsy-swing-and-more <p>The Public Radio Party continues Wednesday night with a special 3-hour <em>Fog City Blues. </em>North Bay quintet Beso Negro return to play songs from their latest release,&nbsp;<em>Burn It Down.</em>&nbsp;One of the performances from their last visit is featured on "Live From the City Blues Vol.1," which is available exclusively as a thank-you gift together with the brand-new "Live From the Fog City Blues Vol.2." We'll listen to tracks from the new compilation, and KALW General Manager Matt Martin will also stop by to play selections from his #PubRadioParty Mixtape. Tue, 13 May 2014 20:52:48 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 43707 at http://kalw.org 3 hours of Fog City Blues: Gypsy Swing and more Thanksgivnukkah on the Fog City Blues http://kalw.org/post/thanksgivnukkah-fog-city-blues <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/120906727&amp;color=ff6600&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 16:05:00 +0000 Devon Strolovitch 36306 at http://kalw.org