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THIS WEEK'S MUSIC THEME (11.29.14)

No hint required – this week is the Fifth Annual Turntable For One Music To BeThankful For show with special appearances by more than a half-dozen other WMNR Broadcasters plus contributions from listeners as well. 112 more words

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Cécile McLorin Salvant: WomanChild

Listening to Cécile McLorin Salvant for the first time has the same effect of finding a treasure. At first, you don’t believe it’s happenning, then you want to keep it safe – nobody, but you, will know about it – afterwards you conclude you are being silly – the treasure’s place should be in a museum – where everybody can admire it. 82 more words

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HINT FOR THIS SATURDAY NIGHT'S THEME (11.22.14)

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Sure, other radio shows promise more questions than answers – and they’re proud of it. But Turntable For One boldly follows the road not taken (and, as usual, without a compass, moral or otherwise). 94 more words

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Gregory Porter: 1960 What

I have never posted about Gregory Porter – I can’t find a good reason for it. I apologize for that!

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HINT FOR THIS SATURDAY NIGHT'S THEME (11.15.14)

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“We have nothing to fear but fear itself.” By that standard, my advice for this week’s show is BE AFRAID…BE VERY AFRAID!

On November 29, I’ll be presenting the Fifth Annual… 95 more words

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HINT FOR THIS SATURDAY NIGHT'S THEME (11.8.14)

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When is a song not a song? (No, the answer is more complicated than: when Rod Stewart sings it!)  Find out the real answer this Saturday night. 69 more words

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Diane Schuur: I Remember You (With Love To Stan And Frank)

This tribute album to Frank Sinatra and Stan Getz – both having a core importance in Diane Schuur’s career – shows my favourite side of this fabulous songbird – her jazz vocalist extraordinary skills – scat singing included. 17 more words

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