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American composer, lyricist and songwriter Johnny Mercer.
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The Feeling of Jazz, program # 97 airing March 5, 2017 (an encore from September 16, 2012) featured a spotlight on music compositions by music compositions by John Herndon "Johnny" Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976), an American lyricist songwriter and singer in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee presented music by artists like Marty Paich, Benny Carter, Duke Ellington and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

American composer, lyricist and songwriter Johnny Mercer.
(William Gottlieb 06121)

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 97 airing March 5, 2017 (an encore from September 16, 2012) featured a spotlight on music compositions by John Herndon "Johnny" Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976), an American lyricist songwriter and singer in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee presented music by artists like The Heath Brothers, Terry Gibbs, Paul Quinichette and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

Kyle Meredith wraps-up the second season of "The Speed of Sound" with a generational artist.

Abbie Cornish stars as a woman whose dark past comes back to haunt her when she returns to her childhood home.

10-year-old Nory Horace and her friends in the Upside-Down Magic class continue to learn about their unusual magic.

Kyle Meredith talks with Guy, but not just any "Guy..." 

Bob Brookmeyer, jazz valve trombonist
Photo by Redferns, Frans Schellekens / Getty Images

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 281 airing February 26, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz valve trombonist, pianist, composer and arranger Robert Edward "Bob" Brookmeyer (December 19, 1929 – December 15, 2011) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

Bob Brookmeyer, jazz valve trombonist
Photo by Redferns, Frans Schellekens / Getty Images

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 281 airing February 26, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz valve trombonist, pianist, composer and arranger Robert Edward "Bob" Brookmeyer (December 19, 1929 – December 15, 2011) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

Kyle Meredith talks with the guys from Saint Motel about their newest record on "The Speed of Sound." 

On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin explores the challenges of young love with the four characters in Julie Pennell's The Young Wives Club.

Kyle Meredith talks with Noelle Scaggs of Fitz in the Tantrums, on this edition of "The Speed of Sound." 

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 77 airing February 19, 2017 (an encore from March 18, 2012) featured a spotlight on music composed by, or associated with Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974), an American composer, pianist and band leader in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 77 airing February 19, 2017 (an encore from March 18, 2012) featured a spotlight on music composed by, or associated with Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974), an American composer, pianist and band leader in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

Kyle Meredith talks with Josh Ritter, on his plans for a new studio album, and how he's testing his new music on the road, on "The Speed of Sound."

Chuck Prophet talks with Kyle Meredith about his latest release, "Bobby Fuller Died For Your Sins" on The Speed of Sound.

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 280 airing February 12, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz saxophonist flautist, clarinetist, composer, arranger, and educator Gigi Gryce (born George General Grice Jr.; November 28, 1925 – March 14, 1983) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 280 airing February 12, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz saxophonist flautist, clarinetist, composer, arranger, and educator Gigi Gryce (born George General Grice Jr.; November 28, 1925 – March 14, 1983) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

On the latest Reel Discovery, Kristin battles bad guys made of bricks with The LEGO Batman Movie.

The Feeling of Jazz, Hr-2, Program No. 279 airing February 5, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz saxophonist and arranger Gigi Gryce.
Columbia Records Studio album "Jazz Lab" by Donald Byrd and Gigi Gryce

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 279 airing February 5, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz saxophonist flautist, clarinetist, composer, arranger, and educator Gigi Gryce (born George General Grice Jr.; November 28, 1925 – March 14, 1983) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

The Feeling of Jazz, Hr-2, Program No. 279 airing February 5, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz saxophonist and arranger Gigi Gryce.
Columbia Records Studio album "Jazz Lab" by Donald Byrd and Gigi Gryce

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 279 airing February 5, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz saxophonist flautist, clarinetist, composer, arranger, and educator Gigi Gryce (born George General Grice Jr.; November 28, 1925 – March 14, 1983) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

The new gods of glam rock are upon us, and Kyle Meredith talks with them

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 278 airing January 29, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz tenor saxophonist Walter Theodore "Sonny" Rollins (born September 7, 1930) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

  

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 278 airing January 29, 2017 featured another spotlight on American jazz tenor saxophonist Walter Theodore "Sonny" Rollins (born September 7, 1930) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

Casual Fridays, January 27, 2017

Jan 27, 2017

Have you heard of the "Police Bible Ministry," the brainchild of Gus and Roberta Flores of East Chicago, where Gus served as police chief?

The couple has made hundreds of homemade nut-rolls to raise money for their beloved project, which gives custom-inscribed bibles to police officers across NWI to help protect them, guide them and comfort them.

On this week's Casual Fridays radio show, we’ll talk to the couple about their unique ministry, for God's glory, and how you can help make a difference in the lives of our region's police officers.

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 99 airing January 22, 2017 (an encore from September 30, 2012) featured a spotlight on music compositions by Harry Warren (born Salvatore Antonio Guaragna, December 24, 1893 – September 22, 1981), an American lyricist and composer in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee presented music by artists like Jimmy McGriff, Sarah Vaughan, Zoot Sims and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 99 airing January 22, 2017 (an encore from September 30, 2012) featured a spotlight on music compositions by Harry Warren (born Salvatore Antonio Guaragna, December 24, 1893 – September 22, 1981), an American lyricist and composer in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee presented music by artists like Ben Webster, Oscar Peterson, Benny Golson and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

The Feeling of Jazz, Hr-2, Program No. 277 airing January 15, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins from 01-15-2017.
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The Feeling of Jazz, program # 277 airing January 15, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz tenor saxophonist Walter Theodore "Sonny" Rollins (born September 7, 1930) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

The Speed of Sound: Regina Spektor

Jan 12, 2017

Big life changes helped to influence Regina Spektor on her newest release, "Remember Us To Life.

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