Saturday, October 26, 2013

Win a Pass for the Suoni Per Il Popolo Festival & more! CKUT FUNDING DRIVE 2013

CKUT's annual funding drive is happening now! Things got started on Thursday the 24th of October, and will go until Sunday November 3rd. Please consider donating to the station. To sweeten the deal, there are tons of great prizes up for grabs. Visit for all the details.

With a minimum donation of $25 to Jazz Euphorium, you will be entered into a draw for a PASS to the 2014 SUONI PER IL POPOLO FESTIVAL!!!! We will also do a draw for the new vinyl release of Sam Shalabi & Stefan Christoff's родина (Rodina)! AND you get a CD.

Pledge $60 and in addition to being eligible for the aforementioned draws, you will be entered into the "Free Form Radio" draw for another Suoni Per Il Popolo Festival Pass. AND you'll have a shot at one of the many fabulous prize packs available in the Grand Prize Draw. AND you automatically get a CD, and a custom-screend CKUT t-shirt or a bag, so you really can't lose.

Tune in to our special funding drive show on Wednesday October 30th, 8-10pm; we'll be spinning tunes and asking for your support. You can donate online or by calling 514.907.9424. Get your pledges paid by November 3rd at midnight, as we will be announcing the names of our winners live on the program on November 6th.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Playlist October 23, 2013

Host: David Ryshpan

Gerald Clayton - "Future Reflection" (Life Forum)
Samuel Blaser Consort in Motion - "Bohemia" (A Mirror to Machaut)
*Gordon Grdina/Mark Helias - "Limbo" (No Difference)
Ron Miles - "Mr. Kevin" (Quiver)
Kneebody - "Cha-Cha" (The Line)
Kurt Rosenwinkel - "Gamma Band" (Star of Jupiter)
Warren Wolf - "Grand Central" (Wolfgang)
Ronald Shannon Jackson & The Decoding Society - "American Madman" (Earned Dreams)
Last Exit - "Brain Damage" (Koln) [RIP Ronald Shannon Jackson]
*Pedersen/Lampron/Gobeil/Kerr/Thibodeau - "Elyxium" (Live in Silence) [Dominic Gobeil @ Resonance Café 10/29]
*Drumheller - "Sometimes Machine" (Sometimes Machine)
Eri Yamamoto Trio - "Around On the Way" (Firefly)
Craig Taborn Trio - "Speak the Name" (Chants)
Tim Berne's Snakeoil - "Static" (Shadow Man)
Tarbaby - "August" (Ballad of Sam Langford)
Christian McBride Trio - "Who's Making Love?" (Out Here)

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Playlist, October 16, 2013

Host: David Ryshpan

"Dance of the Macrocosmic People" - The Aperturistic Trio (Truth and Actuality) 4:56
"Mariana" -  Guillermo Klein y Los Guachos (Carrera) 6:27
*"Blue Yonder" - Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra (Habitat) 7:52
"El Camaleon" - Pete Rodriguez (Caminando con Papi) 6:30
"Nines" - Ben Wendel & Dan Tepfer (Small Constructions) 6:22
"Family Ties" - Antonio Sanchez (New Life) 8:45
*"Mintaka" - Hutchison Andrew Trio (Prairie Modern) 5:02
"MBBS" - Tarbaby (Ballad of Sam Langford) 5:12
*"Sketch #1" - Pedersen/Lampron/Gobeil/Kerr/Thibodeau (Live in Silence) 5:40
*"Mambo #6" - Joe Sullivan Big Band (Northern Ontario Suite) 7:08
"Ain’t Nothin’ Nu" - Lewis Nash Quintet (The Highest Mountain) 6:19
"Get Out" - Hush Point (s/t) 5:19
"Color" - Samuel Blaser Consort in Motion (A Mirror to Machaut) 6:11
"Nix" - Dawn of MIDI (Dysnomia) 3:39
*"Colapso" Kite Trio (Strange Beast) 4:43
"Twice" - NEXT Collective (Cover Art) 6:20
"Dream of Monk" - Fred Hersch Trio (Alive at the Vanguard) 6:10
"Art Deco" - Enrico Rava (The Words and the Days) 3:18

Friday, October 04, 2013

Playlist: Wednesday October 2nd, 2013

Hosted by Katerina

Wadada Leo Smith's Golden Quartet - America's Third Century Spiritual Awakening (Golden Quartet, Tzadik, 2000)

Matana Roberts - River Ruby Dues, Confessor Haste, Amma Jerusalem School, For This Is, Responsory (Coin Coin Chapter 2: Mississippi Moonchile, Constellation, 2013)

Christine Jensen - Upper Fargo (Look Left, Effendi, 2006)

Lisa Ullén - Low Voice I (Catachresis, Nuscope, 2011)

Mend Ham - AE (L'Off Jazz Compilation 2013)

Miles Davis - Rated X (Get Up With It, Columbia 1974, 2000 RE)

John Tchicai and Cadentia Nova Danica - Afrodisiaca (Afrodisiaca, MPS, 1969)

Tomasz Stanko/ New York Quartet - Assassins (Wisława, ECM, 2013)

Muhal Richard Abrams/ Malachi Favors - Unity (Dedicated to the A.A.C.M.),  (Sightsong, Black Saint, 1976)

Jeanne Lee/ Ran Blake - Where Flamingos Fly (The Newest Sound Around, RCA, 1962, 2000 RE)

Natsuki Tamura - Matsuri (Dragon Nat, Libra, 2013)

Eri Yamamoto Trio - Real Story (Firefly, Aum Fidelity, 2013)

Cannonball Adderley/ Bill Evans - Nancy (With the laughing face) (Know What I Mean?, Riverside, 1961, 2001 RE)

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

Win Tickets to L'Off Jazz Opening Night 2013 - Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra!

Tune in to Jazz Euphorium tonight for your chance to win tickets to hear the Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra live at the Lion d'Or. The concert is tomorrow evening, October 3rd, and kicks of the 14th edition of Montreal's L'Off Jazz Festival.
Two pairs of tickets are up for grabs. They will be given away on-air, so listen closely from 8 to 10pm on CKUT 90.3 FM.