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Music Lounge - 2017


May


New Releases Spotlight: Week of May 15, 2017

May 16th, 2017

This week in the Music Lounge, our music director Paul Abella reviews three new discs being played on WDCB!   Let’s ...
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April


We're adding a new program ‘Sunday Jazz with Dee Alexander’!

April 25th, 2017

As part of its 40th Anniversary celebration, WDCB is partnering with the WFMT Radio Network to add an exciting new jazz progr...
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New Releases Spotlight: Week of April 24, 2017

April 25th, 2017

This week in the Music Lounge, our music director Paul Abella takes you through three new discs being played on WDCB!   ...
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The 39th annual Chicago Jazz Festival announces centennial celebrations for Thelonious Monk, Ella Fitzgerald, and Dizzy Gillespie

April 21st, 2017

The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is pleased to announce the headlining performers fo...
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Symphony Center Presents Jazz 2017/18 Season!

April 18th, 2017

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA) announces the 2017/18 Symphony Center Presents (SCP) Jazz series progra...
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New Releases Spotlight: Week of April 10, 2017

April 11th, 2017

This week in the Music Lounge, our music director Paul Abella reviews three new discs being played on WDCB!   Hey, Eve...
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JJA names 2017 Jazz Heroes, including Chicagoan Tomeka Reid!

April 5th, 2017

When the Jazz Journalists Association named its 2017 Jazz Heroes this week, Chicago was represented by cellist/composer T...
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New Releases Spotlight: Week of April 3, 2017

April 4th, 2017

This week in the Music Lounge, our music director Paul Abella reviews three new discs, all from the Midwest!   So, thi...
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Blues Legend Lonnie Brooks: December 18, 1933 - April 1, 2017

April 3rd, 2017

Grammy-nominated Chicago blues icon Lonnie Brooks, whose music Rolling Stone called, "witty, soulful and ferociously energeti...
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March


Chicago Blues Festival 2017 - Full Lineup!

March 28th, 2017

The City of Chicago is pleased to announce the full lineup of the 34th Annual Chicago Blues Festival happening June 9–1...
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New Releases Spotlight: Week of March 27, 2017

March 28th, 2017

This week in the Music Lounge, our music director Paul Abella reviews three new discs!   I’m back!  Let’s take a ...
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Contribute Today and automatically be entered into our giveaway for a trip-for-two to the Knox-Rootabaga Jazz Festival!

March 16th, 2017

EVERYONE who contributes today by 11:59pm on Thursday, March 16 will be entered into our drawing for a trip-for-two to the Kn...
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Jazz Giant Gary Burton Retiring

March 13th, 2017

WDCB's Gary Zidek talked to vibraphonist Gary Burton on The Arts Section in the winter of 2016 about his nearly six deca...
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February


New Releases Spotlight: Week of February 6, 2017

February 7th, 2017

This week in the Music Lounge, our music director Paul Abella reviews three new discs!   Hey everyone, I’m back with...
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January


Branford Marsalis On New Album, Music Business and Almost Getting Into a Fight at Wrigley Field

January 27th, 2017

WDCB's Gary Zidek caught up with saxophonist Branford Marsalis ...
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New Releases Spotlight: Week of January 23, 2017

January 23rd, 2017

This week in the Music Lounge, our music director Paul Abella reviews three new discs! Hey everyone!  Let’s take a look...
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