Ambrose Akinmusire at Ronnie Scott’s for the London jazz festival

Jazz Charts and Adds: Second week of June

All is swell at Great 88 here in the Jazz/Blues department.  Your new Jazz/Blues Director to happy to report her first official adds and top played tracks from the Great 88’s Jazz/Blues Department. I know many here are particularly excited to add José James’s new album While Your Were Sleeping. Charts 1 HIROMI Alive Telarc 2 […]


RPM Charts – 2nd Week in June

Top 10: 1. CHROMEO – White Women / Atlantic 2. VARIOUS ARTISTS – Hyperdub 10.1 / Hyperdub 3. BADBADNOTGOOD – III / Innovative Leisure 4. TOURIST – Patterns / Monday 5. HETEROTIC – Weird Drift / Planet Mu 6. PARKINSON WHITE AND KYLE COOK – Sapphire [EP] / Terrorhythm 7. DEADMAU5 – “Avaritia” B/w “SeeYa” [7-Inch] […]


Summertime Schedule

Yes, you can blame it on the bossa nova. The Great 88 begins our summer schedule with everything from bossa nova to blues to Beatles and beyond. Tastier than a deep-fried Twinkie, our new line-up features the premiere of shows from new programmers. And since the days are longer, many of your long-standing favorites will have expanded […]

fonzie + gibbs

Fonzie Interviews Freddie Gibbs!

Fonzie got a chance to ask Freddie Gibbs a few questions before his show on Sunday, June 1st at the Catalyst on Tech N9ne’s Independent Grind 2014 Tour! Check it out: [youtube] Stay tuned for more interviews with Fonzie coming to the KZSC blog soon!