Sun July 27, 2014
New Music Monday: The July Finale
We close out July's New Music Monday on Lunchtime at the Oasis with Arturo Gómez starting at Noon until 1pm, Rocky Mountain time. This week's highlight is by veteran bassist from Detroit, Rodney Whitaker, his newest CD is titled When We Find Ourselves Alone for the Mack Avenue label also out of the Motor City. On five of the album's eleven tracks, Rockelle Fortin, Rodney's oldest daughter is the vocalist, About his latest offering Rodney says the following: "It's an old-school feel with a 21st century attitude"
Also on the agenda this week will be the Kansas City vocalist and jazz radio on air host, David Basse. His brand new offering is The Hero and The Lover, a collection of songs from various genres and 2 originals all performed with K C seasoning. As always we debut other recordings to fill out the hour along with some classic sounds of jazz past.