10:43 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Herb Jeffries Dead: Jazz Singer & Actor Dies At 100. Has a Denver Memorial!

Herb Jeffries Dead: Jazz Singer And Actor Known As 'The Bronze Buckaroo' Dies At 100 Here in Denver, "The Bronze Buckaroo" has a star on the Walk of Fame along the entrance walk at The Black American West Museum and Heritage Center.  Herb Jeffries  was born in Detroit to a racially mixed couple, referring to himself in a 2004 interview with The Oklahoman as "an Italian-looking mongrel with a percentage of Ethiopian blood, which enabled me to get work with Black orchestras."  He sang with the Earl "Fatha" Hines  and Duke Ellingto

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6:49 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Vinyl Vault: Joe Sample

Joe Sample

Tonight on the Vinyl Vault we’ll hear a few tracks from the first solo album from Joe Sample, keyboard player for the Crusaders. Released in 1978, the album features some of Sample’s fellow Crusaders including Stix Hooper and Wilton Felder. Tune in to the Vinyl Vault, tonight at 8:30 on KUVO/KVJZ.

1:32 pm
Mon May 26, 2014

Victor Cooper on KUVO's Morning Beat

KUVO's Morning Beat

Delivering Colorado mornings with a full spectrum of jazz is Victor Cooper. Tune in weekday mornings starting at 9am till noon. 

3:03 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Salsa con Jazz: Jimmy Trujillo

Jimmy Trujillo

Jimmy Trujillo is a veteran bass player with over 30 years experience playing Latin jazz and salsa, this assures you that every Sunday from 4 til 6pm he'll play the finest Latin music. He'll share roots music, folkloric sounds, classic salsa, groovin' Latin jazz, Cuban music and a whole lot more for your listening and dancing pleasure. You can check out Jimmy's playlist here:

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