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Saturday October 11th, 2014 with Lady Mary
Souljazz and Jazzy Souls

Lady Mary with special guest Zakari Frantz of Souljazz Orchestra; who are celebrating vinyl re-release of Manifesto and Freedom No Go Die at Babylon next Saturday!
Heavy Heavy Heavy
Geraldo Pino and the Heartbeats - Afro Rock - Kona 02009
Kingdom Come
Souljazz Orchestra - Inner Fire - Strut 02014 Canadian New
Negus Negast
Souljazz Orchestra - Rising Sun - Strut 02010 Canadian
Lotus Flower
Souljazz Orchestra - Rising Sun - Strut 02010 Canadian
Souljazz Orchestra - Freedom No Go Die - Do Right! Music 02007 Canadian
East Flows the River
Souljazz Orchestra - Inner Fire - Strut 02014 Canadian New
Reminder to check out Souljazz Orchestra at Babylon (317 Bank) Saturday October 18th; in Kingston Saturday November 1st; and/or at Sala in Montreal November 29th. You can also pick up the limited vinyl reissues at Do Right! Music
Focus on Sanity
Ornette Coleman - Shape of Jazz to Come - Atlantic 01972 (RE of 01959)
Don Cherry - Art Deco - A&M 01989
Charlie Haden - Silence - Soul Note 01989
Marking the birthday of hard bop/free jazz/ jazz funk drumming genius Billy Higgins, born on this date in 1936, who sadly died of kidney failure in 2001. We also give a nod to the birthday of avant garde trumpeter Lester Bowie, founder of AEC and husband of Fontanella Bass, born on this date in 1941, lost to liver cancer in 1999.
People in Sorrow
Art Ensemble of Chicago - People in Sorrow - Nessa 01969
Charlie M
Art Ensemble of Chicago - Full Force - ECM 01980
Ska Reggae Hi-Bop
Skatalites - Hi-Bop Ska - Shanachie 01994
And the birthday of of Art Blakey, another jazz soul and hard bop drumming genius, born on this date in Pittsburgh way back in 1919; inspirational leader of the Jazz Messengers, and percussionist on many jazz compadres recordings, including Grant Green and Kenny Dorham.
Grant Green - Nigeria - Blue Note 01980
Basheer's Dream
Kenny Dorham - Afro Cuban - Blue Note 01957
Finally, the anniversary of the death of Renato Russo, punk and post-punk guitar and vocalist, who died on this date in 1996.
Que Pais e Este
Legiao Urbana - Que Pais e Este - EMI 01987
Feedback Song for a Dying Friend
Legiao Urbana - As Quatro Estacoes - EMI 01989
Yekermo Sew
Mulate Astatke - Timeless - Timeless 02010
Interactive CKCU
Mike Mercer
Happy long Thanksgiving Day weekend Canada!:)

8:05 PM, October 11th, 2014
Mary MacKinnon (host)
Thanks Mike! Happy weekend to you in the U.S.A.!

8:33 PM, October 11th, 2014
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