In the mix this week - Marlena Shaw, Bernard Wright, Fred Wesley & The JBs, John Handy, The Blackbyrds, Elements of Life, Andrea Balducci, Raw Artistic Soul, Fania All-Stars, Tommy McCook and many more. Steve Milne sits in for Gary Vercelli.
Don’t miss this soulful chapter of the Acid Jazz Experience. Eddie Palmieri is featured in a great salsa set with Ray Barretto & The Blackout Allstars, Luisito Quintero, Pete Escovedo (remixed), and La India.
Cannonball Adderley was a consummate musician – a charismatic figure who was dedicated to both a grueling touring schedule and jazz education. Cannonball was an extremely articulate spokesman for the idiom and a great ambassador for jazz.
This week on Acid Jazz, we'll feature new releases from Bluey (of Incognito) and Louie Vega's Elements of Life...along with timeless funk-jazz classics by Dizzy Gillespie, Rusty Bryant, Cedar Walton, Ray Barretto, Flora Purim and more.
"The Conviction project is a study of the human condition.
As a member of society conviction is the juncture between being humble and courageous. It means being willing to serve others and to fight for what you believe in.