October 31, 2020 at 12am to November 30, 2020 at 3am
RISE on KPFK "a weekly creative (J)azz celebration of African roots, social consciousness & spiritual transcendence". Stylistically it generally revolves around a specific sub-genre that has come to be called "spiritual (J)azz"; however, I often touch base w/ many other facets of the (J)azz tradition. It is mostly a music mix show w/ occasional live performances & interviews as…See More
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