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Show #106: Neutral Milk Hotel’s In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

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On the heels of their soul-stirring Cleveland show, the 106th episode of The ’59 Sound will focus on Neutral Milk Hotel’s In The Aeroplane Over The Sea – a masterpiece and easily one of the most influential alternative albums of the late-90s. Few albums before or since are quite as affecting. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-04-24

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24 APRIL (FRI)     7:30PM DONATION   MARILYN CRISPELL(PIANO), CARMEN CASTALDI(DRUMS) WEST SHORE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST, 20401 HILLIARD, ROCKY RIVER 216‑566‑5683 www.facebook.com/NewGhostsSeries   25 APRIL (SAT)     8PM ADMISSION   “MUSIC OF JIM HALL” TRI-C JAZZ FEST SOUNDWORKS: JACK SCHANTZ(TRUMPET), CHRIS ANDERSON(TROMBONE), HOWIE SMITH(SAX), JOHN KLAYMAN(SAX), THERON BROWN(PIANO), GLENN HOLMES(BASS), REGGIE JACKSON(DRUMS) + BOB … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-04-18

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18 APRIL (SAT)     1PM FREE   “TRIBUTE TO BILLIE HOLIDAY”: VANESSA RUBIN(VOCAL), PETER DOMINGUEZ(BASS), CARL ALLEN(DRUMS), CHRIS ANDERSON(TROMBONE), LEVI BARCOURT(PIANO), CHRIS COLES(SAX) OLIVET INSTITUTIONAL BAPTIST CHURCH, 8712 QUINCY, CLEVELAND 216‑987‑4444 www.tri-c.edu/jazzfest ` (TRI-C JAZZFEST CLEVELAND)   18 APRIL (SAT)     8:30PM ADMISSION   PAT MARTINO(GUITAR) TRIO: PAT BIANCHI(ORGAN), CARMEN INTORRE(DRUMS) NIGHTTOWN, 12387 … Continued

Show #105: Thin Lizzy’s Jailbreak – Telethon 2015

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Donate and help support great college radio programs like The ’59 Sound by calling 216-368-2208 or visiting wruw.org! To put you in the giving mood for Telethon, the massively influential Jailbreak by Thin Lizzy is this week’s pick. Arguably Ireland’s greatest rock band, the guitar work on this album has inspired generations of musicians, as has the unique … Continued

New Facebook Page

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Hey guys! I really love you if you are reading this. Just as a heads up, Velvet Goldmine now has a Facebook page. You can see it here and like it if you are already on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/NicoliSpicoliShowWRUW?ref=aymt_homepage_panel Nicoli Spicoli

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-04-10

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10 APRIL (FRI)     7PM FREE   BALDWIN-WALLACE JAZZ ENSEMBLE KULAS MUSICAL ARTS BLDG, 96 FRONT, BEREA 440‑826‑2365 www.bw.edu   10 APRIL (FRI)   7:30PM FREE   HIRAM COLLEGE JAZZ ENSEMBLE, AFRICAN ENSEMBLE FROHRING RECITAL HALL, HIRAM COLLEGE 330‑569‑5294 www.hiram.edu   10 APRIL (FRI)     7:30PM FREE   UNIVERSITY OF MOUNT UNION JAZZ … Continued

Show #104: The Replacements’ Tim

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Embodying the soul of the willfully messy and massively influential 80’s rock band The Replacements, Tim is debatably the group’s finest album. It’s meant for an audience of outcasts and misfits, the ones unafraid to wear their hearts on their sleeves, and because of that carries a special magic that has defined college radio for the past … Continued

April 7: Joy Bostic, PhD “African American Female Mysticism” Interview

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Tonight, Tuesday, April 7, tune in to Voices and Choices at 9:00pm EST as rawr interviews Joy Bostic, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Religious Studies at Case Western Reserve University. Bostic is also a program faculty member for the Women’s and Gender Studies and Ethnic Studies programs. Boston will discuss her scholarship focus on such areas as … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-04-03

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  Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com 3 APRIL (FRI)     NOON FREE   CLINIC/MASTERCLASS: DAN WILSON(GUITAR) BLISS HALL, YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY 330‑941‑3636 www.ysu.edu   3 APRIL (FRI)     8PM MASTERCLS 2PM FREE DONNY MCCASLIN(SAX), KENT STATE UNIVERSITY CHAMBER JAZZ ENSEMBLE, KSU JAZZ COMBO, BOBBY SELVAGGIO(SAX) QUARTET CARTWRIGHT HALL, 650 HILLTOP, KENT 330‑672‑3609 … Continued

Show #103: Yes’s The Yes Album

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Yes are the definitive British progressive rock band, painting vast musical tapestries filled with gorgeous melodies and virtuosic playing. The Yes Album is just one example; an essential musical touchstone for those curious about the genre’s origins and rock and roll in the 1970s. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound” – The Gaslight Anthem … Continued