Christmas

The Feeling of Jazz – Annual Christmas Special

Dec 22, 2019

The Feeling of Jazz, Annual Christmas Special (Program No. 20) airing December 22, 2019 featured Kent Lindquist and co-host Bill Satterlee presenting jazz renditions of some familiar Christmas tunes by artists like The Ray Brown Trio, Roy Hargrove, Louis Armstrong and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth. 8 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album, Composer, Time length 1. Jingle Bells, Count Basie Big Band, Yule Struttin', James Lord Pierpont, 3:20 min.2. Let it Snow, Ray Brown Trio, Santa's Boy, An All-Star Jazz Christmas, 3:16 min.3.

The Feeling of Jazz, Annual Christmas Special (Program No. 20) airing December 23, 2018 featured Kent Lindquist and co-host Bill Satterlee presenting jazz renditions of some familiar Christmas tunes by artists like Winton Marsalis, Mel Torme', Nat King Cole, Duke Ellington and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth. 

9 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album, Composer, Time length 

by Deborah Finegold

This edition of MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges was originally broadcast on December 4, 2018  

MUSICAL GUEST:  MINDI ABAIR of Mindi Abair & The Bonehakers

This edition of "MIDWEST BEAT with TOM LOUNGES" originally broadcast on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2018 on 89.1FM - Lakeshore Public Radio.

MUSICAL GUESTS:  CHRISTOPHER KALE JONES & STELLA ROSE HOYT  (actor/singers)

Both of the guests on this edition of the program are versatile actor/singer/entertainers who are teaming up to work together for the first time as cast mates for the final production of the 2018 season at The Munster Performing Arts Center. 

This edition of "MIDWEST BEAT with TOM LOUNGES" originally aired on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2017

Musical Guests:  THE SPANIELS FOREVER CHRISTMAS SHOW

This edition of “MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges” originally aired on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 on 89.1FM -- Lakeshore Public Radio

Guest:  CHARLES BILLINGSLEY (Christian singer, author, and speaker)

Fresh on the holiday album charts this year is -- CHARLES BILLINGSLEY! 

photo by Jeremy McCarthy

This edition of “MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges” originally aired on  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2017

Musical Guests:   

MICHAEL McDERMOTT & HEATHER HORTON (Husband/Wife Singer-Songwriters)

STEVE POLTZ (Singer/Songwriter)

KRISTI JACKSON (Marketing Director of Southlake Shopping Mall)

Originally broadcast on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2016

IN-STUDIO GUEST: WOLFFGANG (Female Vocal Ensemble)  

“Howling In the Holidays with Wolffgang”            

                 

This edition of “A LOOK AT THE ARTS with Tom Lounges” originally aired on FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2016

 

GUEST:  Singer, Songwriter, Actor — DAMIAN McGINTY (“Glee” & Celtic Thunder”)

This edition of MIDWEST BEAT is a SPECIAL CHRISTMAS SHOW originally aired Christmas Day, DECEMBER 25, 2015

GREAT SEASONAL SONGS!   Blues, Country, Rock and Homegrown Artists playing tunes from the outer reaches of the Holiday Music Spectrum.    As those who regularly listen to “Midwest BEAT” and host Tom Lounges might expect, this is NOT your father’s Holiday Music program.

This edition of “MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges” originally aired TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2015 

“MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges”

Musical Guest: JOE BONSALL of the Oak Ridge Boys