Programs A-Z

Your host, veteran jazz broadcaster, David Brent Johnson presents a weekly exploration of jazz AND American popular song, organized by a historical topic or a lyrical theme.

"Blue Dimensions" is a weekly one-hour program of blues, jazz, and other related styles of music, focusing on present-day artists and songs with a certain nod to the past and the great history of the music.  Each week host/producer Jonny...

“BluesTime in the City” presents the best in traditional and contemporary blues, and southern soul, but not in the usual manner. It’s lively, exciting, fast paced and not your grand-fathers’ blues showHosted by multi-emmy...

The Cool Jazz Countdown is a weekly survey based on national jazz chart movement, listener feedback and local radio airplay. It highlights the Top Ten Jazz Albums of the week within the Traditional and Contemporary genres. It's hosted by radio...

From beautiful southern New Hampshire, WJSU-FM 88.5 is happy to bring you DreamFarm Radio, hosted by the lovely and talented Julie Lavender. The show is a unique experience of eclectic jazz music providing an intimate window into the very heart...

Hosts “Shuffle Shoes the Blues Guru” and Dr. Skyy Dobro are true blues aficionados.  On “Friends of the Blues” you’ll hear the legends like J.B. Hutto and Sonny Boy Williamson; current “unknown” favorites like Kid Ramos and Too Slim and the...

Full-Time Blues Radio is the home for new & independent Blues music.  The weekly show is hosted by "Johnny Full-Time" and features an hour of the best in Blues, along with Blues news and a look inside of Johnny's Mailbox - a spotlight on a...

About the Show

NPR Music, Member Station WBGO, and Jazz at Lincoln Center united to create the next generation of jazz programming from public radio.

Hosted by multiple Grammy Award-winning musician

“Jazz Reflections” from WJSU presents a wide spectrum of the traditional pioneers of jazz like Ella Fitzgerald, Max Roach, Miles Davis, Dinah Washington and Duke Ellington.  The program also presents rare recordings from the 30s, 40s and 50s. ...

“Latin Jazz” on WJSU combines rhythms from African and Latin American countries with jazz and classical harmonies from Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe and the United States.  On the three-hour program, listeners will enjoy recent chart...

"New Orleans Calling" is a radio show dedicated to the food, festivals and unique culture of the crescent city. Each week, we bring you music from around town, visiting both public venues and the musicians at their homes for an hour of live...

NewUrbanJazz was launched on October 1, 2008.  On February 5, 2008, CD101.9 (NYC) flipped the format to Rock 'n' Roll, and shortly after, several stations flipped up and down the East Coast. "NUJ was tested in 2004 atWJSJ/Jacksonville, Fl. and...

Originating from WCLK Public Radio in Atlanta, Georgia, “The Soul of Jazz” combines the best in classic and contemporary soul/jazz, international rhythms, dance music and other gender bending styles.  This mix has garnered fans from all over...

"The Roots of Smooth" more broadly displays how music connects us to a global community. This hour-long series showcases artists playing their music, and the music of their influences both in and outside of the jazz world. You’ll hear the music...