Jim Wilke has been in broadcasting for 50 years … this weekend on his show he is looking back. Listen to KPLU tonight on 88.5fm.
From the Jazz After Hours website:
SPECIAL ANNIVERSARY SHOW NOV 17-18
A triple celebration – beginning the 24th year of Jazz After Hours on Public Radio International, Jim’s 50th year in radio, and music from one of the greatest years of jazz recording, 1957. Hear the “new sides” of ’57 by Miles, Coltrane, Basie, Ellington, Billie, Ella, Sarah, Brubeck, Hawkins, Dizzy, Mingus, Quincy, Rollins, Monk, Louis, Nat Cole, Gil Evans and more!