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The great B.B. King passed away on May 14, 2015. He was one of the greatest Blues entertainers of all time. B.B. King’s recording career began in 1...

  • Added: May 30, 2015
  • Length: 57:58
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The first of the post-college series, this episode brings you Max's roots reggae picks along with exclusive, unreleased material from Stick Figure ...

  • Added: May 28, 2015
  • Length: 58:53
Caption: Michele Thomas
We'll open with Michele Thomas' sensational jazz tribute to Stevie Wonder, hear some vintage rebel music from South Africa, and kick back with some...

Bought by KPIP-LP, WJAB, KCMJ Community Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: May 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "Roots of Rock: Boogie Woogie".

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:36
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM & Early LP Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "Java Jive: Jazz About Coffee",

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 58:27
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM & Early LP Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "My Favorite LP Cuts of the 1950s & 60s.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:24
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chicago Dixieland, Credit: Lorie Kellogg - Waterlogg Design
Joe Bev presents 78 RPM Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "Going to Chicago: "Windy City 78s".

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:27
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev and Mr. Jazzbo presents 78 RPM Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "Songs with HAPPY, NEW or YEAR in the Title".

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM & Early LP Jazz with a Sense of Humor:"Papa Jo Jones vs. Philly Joe Jones".

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:21
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM & Early LP Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "A Java Refill: More Coffee Jazz" including Jack Buchanan and Gertrude Lawrence, Car...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM & Early LP Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "Gene Krupa vs. Buddy Rich".

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:35
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM & Early LP Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "Max Roach vs. Art Blakey".

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM & Early LP Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "The Battle of the Crooners 1: Cliff Edwards vs. Parker Gibbs".

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:40
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents an hour of 78 RPM Records by and about Jerry Colonna.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 58:21
  • Purchases: 1
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Lorie Kellogg and her alter ego Mrs. Jazzbo fill in for Joe Bev and Mr. Jazzbo, to play jazz about love.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 58:41
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents an hour of 78 RPM Records and Early LP Cuts by Van Alexander and Ella Fitzgerald.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 57:54
  • Purchases: 1
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Guest host fictional newsman Walter Cockeyed (Joe Bev) once again substitutes for Joe Bevilacqua while he in outer space creating his Comedy-O-Rama...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 58:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Joe Bev presents an hour of Christmas 78s & early LP cuts.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 58:42
  • Purchases: 1
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Fixing Musical malfunctions like a mechanic, germinating in the workshop and in the grooveyard. Paying particular tribute to a giant of our music B...

Bought by KPVL, WVBI-LP, The Voice of Beaver Island, WOUB, and WYAP


  • Added: May 26, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:56
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Cartoon Carnival Jazz, Credit: Lorie Kellogg - Waterlogg Design
One of Joe Bev's many alter egos Mr. Jazzbo (a talking 78 RPM record) introduces soundtracks from Max Fleischer, Famous Studios, Paramount, MGM and...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 26, 2015
  • Length: 59:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Another classic from Bluesville: Henry Townsend's LP for the label is a super-rarity today.
Join us for another installment of our ongoing series, "The Legends of Bluesville." This time around, we’re going to St. Louis, to hear from Henry ...

  • Added: May 26, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:59
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While there's an unintentional focus on guitar based tracks, this week, they don't dominate the incredible selection of new Blues tunes in this wee...

Bought by WJSU and WSGE


  • Added: May 25, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Joe Bev presents 78 RPM Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "Tiger Rag: Dixieland Originals.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 24, 2015
  • Length: 59:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The "Juke In The Back" is proud to feature Fats Domino, one of the most influential and popular recording stars of both Rhythm & Blues and Rock n' ...

Bought by 90.5 WSNC, WHRV, WLPR, WOUB, WRNC-LP and more


  • Added: May 24, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
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Music by and about the late B. B. King

Bought by KMUW, KUMD, KEOS, WMHT, KKRN and more


  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 14