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Rock, Blues, Folk, Native, Americana, Funk, Electronica, Reggae, World, Dub, Roots and Alternative. UnderCurrents is intelligent, fun, and easygoing -- diving deep to reveal your past and future favorites. Now celebrating our seventh year on national radio!
Each week a new guest joins Michael Feinstein for intimate explorations of the journeys of songs and the artists who perform them. The line-up spans the musical spectrum, from Liza Minnelli and Bette Midler, to violinist Joshua Bell and Pink Martini pianist Thomas Lauderdale, and U.K. current pop sensation Rumer, bringing the Great American Songbook to a whole new audience. Each guest shares their passion for the songs through solo performances and duets with Feinstein, illustrating the continuing development of the songs across time.
JazzSet's quality recordings capture the legends, today's top bands, and promising new talent. Occasionally, the program dips into its archives and Dee Dee shares a moment that's too good not to share.
Hosted by Bobby Jackson, jazz aficionado and veteran public broadcaster, The Roots of Smooth goes deep into the musicology of jazz, with a show about smooth jazz and its relationship to other music. Creating a music lover's show, the program includes the back stories of the music makers behind some of the most memorable music in jazz history.
Jackson focuses a portion of each hour on a particular Smooth Jazz artist, featuring that artist's music, and brief segments of the artist speaking in his/her own words about their evolution and influences.
Opening the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.
In-depth focus on the latest business news both nationally and internationally, the global economy, and wider events linked to the financial markets. The only national daily business news program originating from the West Coast, Marketplace is noted for its timely, relevant and accessible coverage of business, economics and personal finance