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Straight No Chaser - A Jazz Show


Straight No Chaser is the place for jazz lovers (and those who will soon be jazz lovers) to enjoy podcasts with their favorite music and artists. Winner of the 2017 JazzTimes Readers' Poll for Best Podcast, your host Jeffrey Siegel will take you inside the world of jazz, from the new releases to the best festiva;s to remembrances of jazz legends.

Get Ready for "The Hang"

Dec 13, 2013

Bret Primack is well known to jazz fans as the “Jazz Video Guy”, who brings both archival and newly produced video to our computers on a regular basis. His new project – a Jazz YouTube talk show, The Hang, is broadcast live every Saturday at Noon, New York time.  Viewers are invited to Tweet #thehang or post their comments to The Hang’s Facebook page. After the show is broadcast live, it becomes a YouTube video and can be retrieved at your leisure. You can watch live or on-demand here: http://www.youtube.com/jazzvideoguy

This show tomorrow afternoon will be “A Master Class with Hal Galper”, featuring the outspoken pianist and composer. Future shows to put on your calendar include:

December 21 – Why Can’t Musicians Make Money from Spotify, Pandora and Apple Radio with veteran music business attorney Alan Bergman.

December 28 – Meet the King of Jazz Email, Jim Eigo.  Mr. Eigo has worked in all aspects of the jazz media business and runs Jazz Promo Services.

January 4 – Horace Silver Tribute, featuring musicians who played with Mr. Silver, including trumpeter Randy Brecker, bassists Jon Burr, Todd Coolman and Larry Ridley, and drummer Alvin Queen.


If you’d like to participate in The Hang:  thejazzhang@gmail.com