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From Voyager to the Next Generation (Interview)

From Voyager to the Next Generation (Interview)

Jeff Dayton-Johnson September 21, 2014 Comments Off

Artist-in-Residence Eric Harland, fresh from last night’s gig with his Voyager band, joined the Next Generation Jazz Orchestra to open the Sunday show on the Main Stage. (Insert clever Star Trek joke here; extra

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In Which Don Was Reveals… (Interview)

In Which Don Was Reveals… (Interview)

admin September 21, 2014 Comments Off

Listen to interview above Don Was’ last stop before coming to MJF was on the stage of the Americana Music Awards, playing base alongside Ry Cooder and others. Part of the show included backing

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2013 Live Broadcast Schedule

2013 Live Broadcast Schedule

admin September 10, 2013 0

Pictured above: Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club, featuring Omara Portuondo & Eliades Ochoa. Photo: Alejandro Perez Radio broadcast only  (no webstream) Schedule subject to change. Friday Night, Sept. 20 8:00 p.m. Gregory Porter 9:20 p.m. Clayton-Hamilton Jazz

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Gregory Porter at Monterey Jazz Festival: The 7th Avenue Project Interview <br /><em>(2012 MJF Archive)</em>

Gregory Porter at Monterey Jazz Festival: The 7th Avenue Project Interview
(2012 MJF Archive)

tessa September 23, 2012 0

Gregory Porter’s Friday night performance was one of our highlights of the weekend. If you missed it, you’re in luck! We’ll be broadcasting his set tonight, starting at 7:40pm on 88.9 FM. Listen to

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Ambrose Akinmusire Talks to KUSP <br /><em>(2012 MJF Archive)</em>

Ambrose Akinmusire Talks to KUSP
(2012 MJF Archive)

Jeff Dayton-Johnson September 23, 2012 0

  Ambrose Akinmusire is this year’s MJF Artist-in-Residence. His Friday night Dizzy’s Den set with his quintet is a strong contender for the best performance of this year’s festival. Minutes before going on stage

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Christian Scott Wails: A Monterey Jazz Festival GIF<br /><em>(2012 MJF Archive)</em>

Christian Scott Wails: A Monterey Jazz Festival GIF
(2012 MJF Archive)

tessa September 22, 2012 0

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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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