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04 / 14 / 14
Midwest Hype talk fresh new album and creative revitalization
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Midwest Hype has spent years defying genre boundaries and getting people to dance. They stopped by the Vocalo studios to discuss what went into their new album The Time, and what listeners can expect from their 3rd LP effort.

The MusicVox airs M-F 6-8 PM CT on 89.5 FM (NWI) / 90.7 FM (CHI) /www.vocalo.org

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Music Vox

6Midwest Hype, Vocalo, Chicago, public radio, teamvocalo, funk, soul, jazz, blues, hip hop, music,

04 / 03 / 14

vocaloreclaimedsoul:

On tonight’s Reclaimed Soul, host Ayana Contreras spins 1970s Sunny Ade, The Dapps, and more. It’s African classic jams, plus 1960s soul and jazz.
Kick off at 8pm (CST). http://vocalo.org/, 89.5fm and 90.7fm

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6vocalo, reclaimed soul, soul, jazz, nigeria, sunny ade, vinyl,

02 / 20 / 14
Bassel and The Supernaturals on Live From Studio 10 (aired Feb 2014)

Singer / songwriter, Bassel, is on a mission to unite his passion for soul music with his charitable disposition. Fronting his band The Supernaturals, he creates music that is uplifting sonically but is also a platform to spread political awareness of the conflict taking place in Syria.

Live From Studio 10 airs Tuesdays at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging local bands and music artists (with an occasional national act stopping by). One hour of music and interview, all live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and engineered by Adam Yoffe. Subscribe to the podcast here: bitly.com/vocaloLFS10

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's LiveFromStudio10

6Bassel, The Supernaturals, live, jazz, soul, funk, Chicago, public radio, Vocalo, music, live music, live radio, live from studio 10,

02 / 18 / 14
Reclaimed Soul: Masters Class on Wax

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This episode of reclaimed Soul features lost 1970s interviews with Herbie Hancock, Ernie Watts, and Merle Saunders talking about the musician’s life, the nuts and bolts of playing jazz, and their artistic process. It’s a Masters Class spun on wax. Plus music from Idris Muhammad, and much more.

For fresh episodes of Reclaimed Soul, listen in Thursdays at 8pm CST on vocalo.org, or tune in to 89.5fm (NW Indy) and 90.7fm (CHI)

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6reclaimed soul, interviews, herbie hancock, ernie watts, merle saunders, jazz, masters class, wax, idris muhammad, vocalo, wbez, public radio,

02 / 11 / 14

Bassel and The Supernaturals on Live From Studio 10

Singer / songwriter, Bassel, is on a mission to unite his passion for soul music with his charitable disposition. Fronting his band The Supernaturals, he creates music that is uplifting sonically but is also a platform to spread political awareness of the conflict taking place in Syria.
Tune in Tues. 2/11 at 8pm CT on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream here: www.vocalo.org/player

6Bassel, bassel and the supernaturals, soul, Chicago, Vocalo, public radio, jazz,

02 / 06 / 14

ayanacontreras:

On tonight’s Reclaimed Soul, we’ll be featuring lost 1970s interviews with Herbie Hancock, Ernie Watts, and Merle Saunders talking about the musician’s life, the nuts and bolts of playing jazz, and their artistic process. It’s a Masters Class spun on wax. Plus music from Idris Muhammad, and much more.

Tonight at 8pm (CST). tune in. get down. http://vocalo.org/

Tonight… and tune in on Thursday nights for fresh installments of Reclaimed Soul with host Ayana Contreras. 89.5fm (NWI) / 90.7fm (CHI)

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6reclaimed soul, vocalo, soul, jazz, history, black history, vinyl,

01 / 27 / 14
Robert Glasper stands alone

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"If you keep making music for people who are your grandmother’s age, guess what, the music’s gonna die." - Robert Glasper

With his Black Radio projects, critically acclaimed jazz pianist Robert Glasper has worked to shake up traditional jazz by infusing it with unconventional elements. Jesse Menendez spoke with Robert on The MusicVox about the new album Black Radio 2 and how his contemporaries have reacted to his approach to jazz.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 (NWI) /www.vocalo.org

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Music Vox

6robert glasper, Vocalo, public radio, Chicago, jazz, r&b, hip hop, pop, Black Radio, black radio 2,

01 / 21 / 14

In this episode: We bring you a story from the archives of our Storytelling Workshop. It’s a story about a West Side youth movement and dance called Bopping. Tariq Weaver explores the origins of the dance, and who are the rising talents of this subculture.

Also, host Jesse Menendez spoke with critically acclaimed jazz pianist Robert Glasper. Robert spoke about his new album Black Radio 2 and his desire to shake up traditional jazz by incorporating elements you don’t generally hear in it.

MorningAMp’s Molly and Brian spoke with comedian Godfrey during his Chicago visit. He talks about growing up in Chicago and the 90s comedy scene.

We close the show the usual way - a DJ set. This one is courtesy of Vocalo DJ Collective Member, DJ Charlie. Tune in!

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6Vocalo, WBEZ, Chicago, public radio, music, bopping, Dlow, Lil Kemo, Robert Glasper, Godfrey, comedy, jazz, hip hop,

11 / 20 / 13
DJ Limbs and Butter on Live From Studio 10 (aired Nov 2013)

DJ Limbs has been bringing eclectic and cutting edge sounds to clubs and parties around Chicago for quite some time. Aside from spinning records he’s also a talented producer. His most recent collaboration is with singer Ruth Varella aka Butter. The album features a mixture of downbeat, trip hop and electronica.

Live From Studio 10 airs Tuesdays at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging local bands and music artists (with an occasional national act stopping by). One hour of music and interview, all live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and engineered by Adam Yoffe. Subscribe to the podcast here: bitly.com/vocaloLFS10

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Live From Studio

6trip hop, electronica, downbeat, jazz, dj, limbs, DJ Limbs, Butter, Ruth Varella, Chicago, Vocalo, public radio, music, live music, live radio, live from studio 10,

11 / 14 / 13

vocaloreclaimedsoul:

On tonight’s Reclaimed Soul… a few stars from Sly & the Family Stone’s galaxy, including something from Sly’s short-lived record label, Stone Flower. We’ll hear music from Joe Hicks, Little Sister, Sly Stone, and gritty sixties jazz. Plus we’ll hear a couple of big local radio news stories as they aired back in 1967.

To stream fresh, complete episodes of Reclaimed Soul live, visit vocalo.org from 8pm til 10pm on Thursday Nights (Central Standard Time). Press play.

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6reclaimed soul, vocalo, soul, vinyl, jazz, radio,

11 / 07 / 13
Reclaimed Soul: Costume ball, black tie optional.

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On this Halloween installment of Reclaimed Soul, host Ayana Contreras digs into music made by people in costumes, from extraordinary stage costumes to New Orleans’ famous Mardi Gras Indians.

In addition to featuring music by Roland Rahsaan Kirk, Sun Ra, Betty Davis, Fela Kuti, and The Sylvers, we hear about the history of New Orleans Second Line Music from Vocalo Storyteller Josh Sirotiak.

To stream fresh, complete episodes live, visit vocalo.org from 8pm til 10pm on Thursday Nights (Central Standard Time), or tune in to 89.5fm (NW Indy) and 90.7fm (CHI).

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6vocalo, vocalo storytellers, reclaimed soul, new orleans, jazz, fela, second line,

06 / 12 / 13
Reclaimed Soul: Black Love, Teen Soul, & Funky Chopin

vocaloreclaimedsoul:

On this Installment of Reclaimed Soul, we’ll hear “Black Love” by Carlos Garnett, angsty teen soul from Detroit & Chicago, groovy riffs on themes written by classical composer Chopin, and much more.

Reclaimed Soul airs Thursdays at 8pm-10pm (CST) on vocalo.org, or tune in on 90.7fm and 89.5fm.

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6vinyl, black love, jazz, soul, vocalo,

05 / 15 / 13
Train Company on Live From Studio 10 (aired May 2013)

vocalomusicvox:

After the first listen of their full-length The Remains of An Effort, it’s clear that Train Company is more than a blues band. The group crafts a diverse multi-layered sound with discernible traces of jazz, pop and even orchestral arrangements, all while effortlessly switching between anthemic rock vocals and airy indie rock introspection.

Live From Studio 10 airs every Wednesday at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging local bands and music artists (with the occasional national act stopping by). No other station brings you this much local music, and no other show in the region does it live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and engineered by Adam Yoffe. Subscribe to the podcast here: bitly.com/vocaloLFS10

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Live From Studio

6Train Company, blues, rock, jazz, indie rock, Chicago, live music, live from studio 10, Vocalo, public radio,

05 / 07 / 13

vocalomusicvox:

Train Company on Live From Studio 10 - 5/8 @ 8pm CST

After the first listen to their latest full-length release The Remains of An Effort, it’s clear that Train Company is more than a blues band. The group crafts a diverse multi-layered sound with discernible traces of jazz, pop and even orchestral arrangements, while effortlessly switching between anthemic rock vocals and airy indie rock introspection. 

Tune in Wed. 5/8 at 8pm CST on 90.7 FM (Chi), 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream here: http://www.vocalo.org

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6Train Company, blues, jazz, rock, indie rock, Chicago, Vocalo, live from studio 10, live music, public radio,

04 / 29 / 13
Reclaimed Soul: Mixed Media 1

vocaloreclaimedsoul:

In this installment, we hear Guinean Funk, Groovy Jazz, 1930s soulful swing, and good ole Chicago Kiddie Soul.

Featuring music by:
The Eight Minutes, Archie Shepp, Ivie Anderson, Donald Byrd, Gene McDaniels,The Amazones de Guinee and more.

Catch fresh installments of Reclaimed Soul Thursdays at 8pm (CST) on vocalo.org 89.5fm (NW Indy) and 90.7fm (CHI)

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6soul, mixed media, reclaimed soul, vinyl, jazz,

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