Entries by Jazz and Blues Director

Hristo Vitchev Interview

In my interview with Bulgarian-raised guitarist Hristo Vitchev, he largely spoke of the ‘Impressionistic” ideas behind his unique style of music. A composer of 6 albums since 2009, his sound is expressed much like a painter expresses what he sees in a painting; a symbiotic playing with his quartet that sonically paints a picture in […]

Hot Jazz of July

As we all may know, summer is slow. Regardless, a few new titles have been coming in here and there, and some of it’s hot. Check it out: CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE TRIO    Out Here HRISTO VITCHEV QUARTET    Familiar Fields ETIENNE CHARLES    Creole Soul EMILY BEAR    Diversity GEORGE BENSON    Nspiration: A Tribute To Nat King Cole PAT […]

Radio: All In The Family

Father’s Day came up fast June 16th. My situation involved receiving a small package in the mail from my pops the other day, and inside the cardboard box was a small recyclable doggie-poo bag.  Despite that informality, I found gold within this doggie bag - my dad’s radio on-air tapes from the 80′s! My family and myself […]

Passing of the Horn

Happy Friday. A great thanks to all of our promoters for providing premiums for our pledge drive a couple of weeks ago . Our listeners thoroughly enjoy all of the new material, as well as their new gifts from our pledge drive. I would also like to introduce myself as Jared “J Cat” Cattanach, I […]

Charts and Adds 3/8/2013

Here are KZSCs latest jazz charts and adds for the week. We had an error in our CMJ subscription the past week, but it is now fixed and here are the results for the past two weeks. Charts: 1    JOSE JAMES    No Beginning No End    Blue Note 2    LAUREN DESBERG    Sideways [EP] 3    NEXT COLLECTIVE    […]