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Robert Randolph and the Family Band at Monterey Jazz Festival <br /><em>(2012 MJF Archive)</em>

Robert Randolph and the Family Band at Monterey Jazz Festival
(2012 MJF Archive)

Jeff Dayton-Johnson September 22, 2012 0

By Jeff Dayton-Johnson | KUSP – Robert Randolph opened the Saturday afternoon line-up on the main arena stage at MJF with a virtuosic high-volume set. Friday morning the space shuttle Endeavour flew over my

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Three Can’t Miss Saturday Shows at Monterey Jazz Festival <br /><em>(2012 MJF Archive)</em>

Three Can’t Miss Saturday Shows at Monterey Jazz Festival
(2012 MJF Archive)

tessa September 22, 2012 0

  1pm: Robert Randolph Family Band in the Arena. For high-energy funk and soul–and to see one of Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Guitarists shred first-hand–start the day off at the Jimmy Lyons Arena. 2pm & 3:30pm:

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Melody Gardot At Monterey Jazz Festival: the KUSP Interview (2012 archive)

Melody Gardot At Monterey Jazz Festival: the KUSP Interview (2012 archive)

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 Interview by: Brett Taylor & Geo Warner | KUSP Friday night on the Jimmy Lyons main stage, vocalist Melody Gardot mixed musical accents from Latin America, North Africa and beyond, drawing upon her acclaimed

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Eddie Palmieri at Monterey Jazz Festival: the KUSP Interview (2012 archive)

Eddie Palmieri at Monterey Jazz Festival: the KUSP Interview (2012 archive)

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Eddie Palmieri sat down with KUSP’s Brett Taylor on Friday night. Photo: Stephen Laufer / KUSP. Eddie Palmieri brought the full weight of five decades of Latin jazz mastery to bear upon the Jimmy

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Scrambling Blissfully From One Stage To The Next <br /><em>(2012 MJF Archive)</em>

Scrambling Blissfully From One Stage To The Next
(2012 MJF Archive)

Jeff Dayton-Johnson September 21, 2012 0

By Jeff Dayton-Johnson | KUSP – A festival as densely packed with stages and simultaneous performances as Monterey inevitably forces attendees to make difficult trade-offs. See Gregory Porter and miss Jack DeJohnette? Catch Ambrose

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Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band Rocks the Big Beat  (2012 archive)

Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band Rocks the Big Beat (2012 archive)

Jeff Dayton-Johnson September 21, 2012 0

By Jeff Dayton-Johnson | KUSP – Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band took the main stage at 8:30 with tight large-ensemble arrangements warmly appreciated by the audience. Goodwin seeks the same mix of precision and

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MJF’s Artistic Director Tim Jackson – KUSP Interview (2012 archive)

MJF’s Artistic Director Tim Jackson – KUSP Interview (2012 archive)

admin September 19, 2012 0

Tim Jackson has been with the Monterey Jazz Festival for the past 22 years. He was General Manager from 1992-2010, and continues in the capacity of Artistic Director. He spoke about notable shows and

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Ali Ryerson – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Ali Ryerson – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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The Ali Ryerson (flute)  Mimi Fox (guitar) Duo are performing at this year’s Monterey Jazz Festival in the Night Club Saturday Afternoon at 2:30 PM. Interview by Jim Sintetos

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Jack DeJohnette – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Jack DeJohnette – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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2012 NEA Jazz Master and Monterey Jazz Festival Showcase Artist Jack DeJohnette appears 4 times at this years Monterey Jazz Festival and will be feted Sept. 20th at the Hyatt / Monterey Jazz Festival’s

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Gordon Goodwin – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Gordon Goodwin – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band performs at this year’s Monterey Jazz Festival, Friday night at 8:30 PM on the Jimmy Lyon’s Stage. Interview by Jim Sintetos

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Angela Strehli Of The Blues Broads – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Angela Strehli Of The Blues Broads – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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The Blues Broads perform at this year’s Monterey Jazz Festival Saturday Afternoon on the Garden Stage at 1:30 p.m. Interview by Jim Sintetos

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KUSP Mobile at MJF – for 32 Years. <br /><em>2012 MJF Archive</em>

KUSP Mobile at MJF – for 32 Years.
2012 MJF Archive

admin September 18, 2012 0

KUSP is celebrating its 32nd year of broadcasting live performance from MJF to the Monterey Bay area. For 2012, our two parking spots are reserved! We have one especially equipped van for mobile radio

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Antonio Sanchez – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Antonio Sanchez – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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Antonio Sanchez and Migration performs at this year’s Monterey Jazz Festival, Saturday night at 9:45 PM on the Garden Stage. He is also performing at a member of Pat Methany’s Unity Band Sunday Night

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Gregory Porter – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Gregory Porter – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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Gregory Porter performs at the 2012 Monterey Jazz Festival, Friday night at 11:00 PM in the Night Club. Interview by KUSP’s Jim Sintetos

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Pedrito Martinez – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Pedrito Martinez – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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The Pedrito Martinez Group Featuring Ariacne Trujillo performs at this year’s Monterey Jazz Festival, Friday Night at 8:00 PM in the Night Club – webcast live on KUSP.org. Interview by KUSP’s Jim Sintetos

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Michael Wolff, Director Of The Tribute To Cal Tjader – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Michael Wolff, Director Of The Tribute To Cal Tjader – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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The Tribute to Cal Tjader directed by Michael Wolff with Warren Wolf, Pete Escovedo, John Santos, Robb Fisher, and Vince Lateano. At this year’s Monterey Jazz Festival, Saturday night at 8:00 PM in the

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Catherine Russell: “The Freedom To Sing The Blues, Over A Swing Beat, With A Jazz Band” <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Catherine Russell: “The Freedom To Sing The Blues, Over A Swing Beat, With A Jazz Band” (2012 archive)

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Vocalist Catherine Russell appears Saturday night, September 22, on the Garden Stage at the Monterey Jazz Festival. In a far-ranging conversation, Catherine spoke with KUSP’s Jeff Dayton-Johnson about her new record, Strictly Romancin’, about

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Mads Tolling – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Mads Tolling – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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Interview by Jim Sintetos The Mads Tolling Quartet performs at the 2012 Monterey Jazz Festival, Sunday Afternoon at 4:00 PM on the Garden Stage

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KUSP Crew and Special Friends – 2011<br /><em>2011 MJF Archive</em>

KUSP Crew and Special Friends – 2011
2011 MJF Archive

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Gregoire Maret – Pre-Festival Interview <em>(2012 archive)</em>

Gregoire Maret – Pre-Festival Interview (2012 archive)

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Interview by Jim Sintetos Gregoire Maret performs in a live webcast – carried on KUSP – at this year’s Monterey Jazz Festival, Friday night at 9:30 PM in the Night Club

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