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Eric Harland Talks To KUSP

Eric Harland Talks To KUSP

Jeff Dayton-Johnson March 30, 2014 0

By Jeff Dayton-Johnson | KUSP – Super drummer Eric Harland will be the Artist in Residence at the 2014 Monterey Jazz Festival in September. In the meantime, Eric is present at the Next Generation

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Artistic Director Tim Jackson Shares Pre-Festival Insights

Artistic Director Tim Jackson Shares Pre-Festival Insights

admin September 16, 2013 0

Talking to MJF Artistic Director Tim Jackson yields a feast of knowledge and deep love for many forms of jazz music. KUSP’s Jeff Dayton-Johnson got together with Jackson to report on the weekend’s upcoming

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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)

admin September 22, 2012 0

 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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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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