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The Music Lounge - 2015


February

New Releases Spotlight: Week of February 23, 2015

posted: February 23rd, 2015

This week in The Music Lounge, let’s take a look at some phenomenal music being made by three relatively young masters ...Continue Reading...


Introducing the 2015 Luminarts Fellows in Jazz

posted: February 19th, 2015

The Luminarts Cultural Foundation named five young jazz musicians as Luminarts Fellows during its annual jazz improvisation c ...Continue Reading...


New Releases Spotlight: Week of February 16, 2015

posted: February 16th, 2015

This week in The Music Lounge, music director Paul Abella features new music from three legends of Jazz… First off, ...Continue Reading...


The Arts Section: Gregory Porter Talks About His Musical Influences and His Favorite Chicago Memory

posted: February 10th, 2015

WDCB's Gary Zidek, host of The Arts Section, recently talked to Grammy Award-winning vocalist Gregory Porter. Greg ...Continue Reading...


Chicago Blues Festival to Celebrate Legacy of Muddy Waters and Willie Dixon

posted: February 5th, 2015

    The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Ev ...Continue Reading...


New Releases Spotlight: Week of February 2, 2015

posted: February 2nd, 2015

Let’s see what we’re hearing this week in The Music Lounge…   Charles McPherson - The Journey Firs ...Continue Reading...



January

"The Rebirth of the Third Stream" WDCB Live Broadcast from PianoForte Chicago!

posted: January 29th, 2015

WDCB's next live broadcast from PianoForte Chicago is coming up on Wednesday, February 4th at 6pm. Barry Winograd will ho ...Continue Reading...


Jazz Institute of Chicago rolls out 18th JazzCity season!

posted: January 29th, 2015

The Jazz Institute of Chicago and the Chicago Park District have built one of the city’s strongest cultural partner ...Continue Reading...


"MusicHeads" with Patricia Barber... "The Double Bass"

posted: January 28th, 2015

Internationally acclaimed jazz pianist Patricia Barber hosts WDCB’s three-part series “MusicHeads,” rec ...Continue Reading...


New Releases Spotlight: Week of January 26, 2015

posted: January 26th, 2015

This week in The Music Lounge, we've got some fantastic music to tell you about… Chris Potter - Imaginary Citie ...Continue Reading...


"MusicHeads" with Patricia Barber... "Piano As Percussion"

posted: January 21st, 2015

This week’s show - “Piano as Percussion” - deals with the changes that “Modernism” in the 2 ...Continue Reading...


Bruce Oscar Will Perform at The Jazz Showcase

posted: January 19th, 2015

Sunday on The Arts Section, host Gary Zidek talk to WDCB's own Bruce Oscar.   ...Continue Reading...


"MusicHeads" with Patricia Barber... "What is Swing?"

posted: January 14th, 2015

Internationally acclaimed jazz pianist Patricia Barber hosts WDCB’s new three-part series  “MusicHeads,& ...Continue Reading...


New Releases Spotlight: Week of January 12, 2015

posted: January 12th, 2015

This week in the Music Lounge, we have three outstanding new discs to tell you about… Bob Lark - Sweet Return Firs ...Continue Reading...


New Releases Spotlight: Week of January 5, 2015

posted: January 5th, 2015

The first couple weeks in the new year is a perfect time to catch up on the last few releases of the previous year, and maybe ...Continue Reading...


"Blues Time with Tom Marker" debuts on WDCB!

posted: January 3rd, 2015

WDCB announces our new blues show "Blues Time with Tom Marker!" heard every Saturday night from 7 to 9pm. Each week ...Continue Reading...


 
 
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