"New" KPFK Program: LISTEN HERE "In-Studio - Live From: L.A." w/ Ollie Bivins @ 90.7 FM Midnight-Monday-Morning [12/27th] 12AM thru 3AM *updatez*

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"New" KPFK Program: LISTEN HERE "In-Studio - Live From: L.A." w/ Ollie Bivins @ 90.7 FM Midnight-Monday-Morning [12/27th] 12AM thru 3AM *updatez*

Time: December 2, 2021 at 12am to December 27, 2021 at 3am
Location: KPFK in-studio "live" From: L.A.
Street: off Cahuenga Blvd. West
City/Town: North Hollywood
Website or Map: https://www.kpfk.org/
Phone: 1 (818) 985-5735 (studio)
Event Type: live-radio, internet-stream, website-archive
Organized By: Ollie Bivins / (only) posted by Jo- Koo of DojO- [ltd. In-Kind @ lg.]
Latest Activity: Dec 25, 2021

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Respectfully Yo'z: Passing-of-the-torch & carryin'-on-the-tradition of RISE on KPFK w/ Mark Maxwell,"Humble Facilitator" (24 yrs) Host "The best live radio sho- of it'z kind"-  O-!

   From: RISE To: "Listen Here", a monthly Jazz music program which airs the 4th Mon. of each month. Midnight, 12 a.m. to 3 a.m., Sun. night into Mon. morning. 

   "Listen Here" explores Jazz from "A" to "Z." From Armstrong to Zawinul. "Listen Here" is Jazz music for the mind, body & soul.  Hosted by Ollie Bivins, a former writer for various L.A. Jazz print publications. who has written album reviews & have interviewed well over 50 Jazz artists. Including Wayne Shorter, Archie Shepp, Sonny Rollins, Herbie Hancock, Phil Ranelin, Dwight Trible, Marilyn Crispell, Vijay Iyer Barbara Morrison, Bill Frisell, Enrico Rava (& "Bernie" Maupin ahso, inside Jo-ke aka  O-!) To name but a few. 
     Ollie grew up in the 1960's in Flint, Michigan. An auto manufacturing city sixty-five miles north of Detroit. He grew up marinated in the music of Motown. Along w/ R&B & Top 40 Pop & Rock music.
      In their homes, his parents & grandparents played such artists as Count Basie, Dinah Washington, Ray Charles, Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra, Sarah Vaughn, Billie Holiday, Barbra Streisand, Duke Ellington, Arthur Prysock, Lightnin' Hopkins & Howlin' Wolf. Among many others. 
     The Jazz, Rock, Pop, R&B & Brazilian music he heard all greatly shaped his musical & political consciousness growing up as a Black young man in the United States of America.

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Comment by Jo- Koo of DojO- on December 25, 2021 at 1:56pm

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Re: Precipitated MetalJazz

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Comment by Jo- Koo of DojO- on December 2, 2021 at 7:34am

Re: Phil Ranelin back in Indiana

You can read the article on Phil Ranelin at "(The New York City Jazz Record (nycjazzrecord.com)" 
Quote: "Recently Ranelin returned to Indianapolis to be closer to family & is recovering from a stroke." - OB


By Michael Cobb

Trombonist, composer, arranger, producer, bandleader & educator Phil Ranelin has worked w/ many of the biggest names in (J)azz & popular music & studied w/ highly respected (J)azz & classical educators including David N. Baker, Larry Ridley, Nathan Davis, Bunky Green & Dr. Louis Smith.


The PHIL RANELIN Jazz Ensemble "Dalili's Virgo Birthday ... Phil Ranelin

Fundraiser for Trudy Burnett by Stephen Auerbach : PHIL RANELIN FUNDRAISER (gofundme.com)

Comment by Jo- Koo of DojO- on August 22, 2021 at 12:51pm

Re: On Listen Here tonight... (Su. 22nd in2 midnite Mon. 23rd 2 3AM PT -

"(T)he 1st set & the last set will directly & indirectly address Afghanistan."

"But, but, buT wha- 'bout da' music Jazz? jus' axe'n -  O-!
Comment by Jo- Koo of DojO- on June 28, 2021 at 5:52pm

LISTEN HERE w/ Ollie Bivins on KPFK 90.7 FM & streamed-live on Internet - every 4th Mon., midnight (Su. into Mon. morn) "Explores Jazz from "A" to "Z." From: Armstrong to Zawinul" + Jazz News Briefs 'n'  "in-the-tradition of RISE", "regular announcements regarding local community events & performances" 

Playlist (frequently n/w) / Online Archives:  Monday, June 28, 2021 12:00 am

Transcription: (af'ta 28:30 = O'z Jazz News Briefs @ 35:50) "The World Stage has been streamin' since last yr.. U can see back-up performances or old performances on the YouTube. TWS has limited seatin' capacity currently... I'd suggest U ck-out the websites, when they'll b reopenin'." - O.B. 

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Comment by Jo- Koo of DojO- on April 26, 2021 at 4:31am

3rd Listen Here - new live sho- w/ Ollie Bivins Host.& formally 2nd Mon.-of-the-month Guest Host for Mark Maxwell's RISE (ret. after 24 yrs.) "in-the-tradition of RISE", "regular announcements regarding local community events & performances" Sho- rescheduled to the 4th Mon.-of-the-month, (only) Next live sho- May 24th. (not even the occasional 5th Mon.-of-the-month too & w. or w/o Jazz News Briefs'? TBD/TBA)

Listen Here To: Playlist / Online Archives: Monday, April 26, 2021 12:00 am

Transcription: (@ 1:02:45) "The World Stage is streaming every wk.. Usually every wkend., w/ live performances, & this coming Fri. it's the electric guitarist Jacques Lesure, & he will b performing @ 8PM (PT) this coming Fri. (Apr. 30th, Jazz Appreciation Day) Catch that stream live @ theworldstage.org" (/ EVENTS for free log-on info.)

Plz consider pledging donation on behalf of; Listen Here w/ Ollie Bivins &/or RISE w/ Mark Maxwell (ret.)
KPFK's Spring Fund Drive is ON!
Pledge your support now and let's "Move The Conversation Forward"

Call (818) 985-5735 (818) 985-KPFK or Pledge Online!

Comment by Jo- Koo of DojO- on April 13, 2021 at 6:20am

(2nd) Live Hosted Program: Brand New 3 hr. Jazz Program: Listen Here w/ Ollie Bivins - 2nd Mon. of-the-month will continue feat. Ollie's "Jazz News Briefs" & "in-the-tradition" of RISE w/ Mark Maxwell "w/ regular announcements regarding local community events & performances."

Listen Here To: Playlist / Online Archives: (Program name not updated from RISE To: Listen Here yet)   Monday, April 12, 2021 12:00 am

(followin' Jazz News Briefs @ 38:28) "...& there r events come'n-up @ The World Stage... this Th. (15th, James Leary - bassist Tribute) & Fri. (15th, Greg Porée - guitarist) which i'll talk 'bout a'lit'l-bit later. (@ 1:11:25) There's 1 very special event takin' place... (TWS "dual live stream" BMPAC)

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