As if Garrison Keillor and Lord Buckley were hanging at a jazz lounge talking about women, music and martinis. All original jazz and stories about a fictional group of charcaters who habituate the Royal Palm Court Lounge in beautiful downtown Swaktown.
By Geoffrey Tozer
Jon Hammond Show Podcast HammondCast is a Music, Travel and "Soft-News" program derived from Jon Hammond Show TV show on in New York for 22 years. Jon Hammond is a well known organ player, accordion player bandleader, ASCAP composer who has been hosting his radio & tv programs and performing around the world. Some of the people who appear on Jon's show are Eddie Money, John Entwistle, Cab Calloway, Jaco Pastorius, Lionel Hampton, Tony Lakatos, Joe Berger and many more. Jon is famous for the slogan: "The FINGERS...are the SINGERS!" and "Early bird gets the worm...second mouse gets the cheese!" *Member Local 802/Local 6/ASCAP *All rights reserved c)2005 JON HAMMOND International, Inc.
Legendary bassist Ron Carter first stepped into the jazz spotlight as a member of Miles Davis' incomparable 1960s quintet, and has since established himself as one of the most prolific and venerable forces in the genre. Nearly 40 years after his season with Miles, Carter pays tribute to his former bandleader with this collection of tunes associated with the great trumpeter, while also celebrating the dynamic chemistry of his longtime working quartet. Listen as Ron discusses his early influences and development, the integral role of the bassist, and his uniquely wonderful new album Dear Miles,.