The Cool Jazz Countdown

Series produced by Marcellus Shepard

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This is the perfect music program from your weekend schedule! The Cool Jazz Countdown is a weekly survey based on national jazz chart movement, listener feedback and local radio airplay. It highlights the Top Ten Jazz Albums of the week within the Traditional and Contemporary genres.

This is the perfect music program from your weekend schedule! The Cool Jazz Countdown is a weekly survey based on national jazz chart movement, listener feedback and local radio airplay. It highlights the Top Ten Jazz Albums of the week within the Traditional and Contemporary genres. It's hosted by radio vets Marcellus "Bassman" Shepard and Kyle LaRue as they share the latest information about the artist including biographical information, little known tidbits, and sidemen playing on the project, producers of the CD and background information on the music label.

The Cool Jazz Countdown includes the New Music Feature of the week in which we highlight a forth-coming album release. Then we present the artist to you with our “On the Line” interview segment where we talk directly to the artist.

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This is the perfect music program from your weekend schedule! The Cool Jazz Countdown is a weekly survey based on national jazz chart movement, listener feedback and local radio airplay. It highlights the Top Ten Jazz Albums of the week within the Traditional and Contemporary genres. It's hosted by radio vets Marcellus "Bassman" Shepard and Kyle LaRue as they share the latest information about the artist including biographical information, little known tidbits, and sidemen playing on the project, producers of the CD and background information on the music label.The Cool Jazz Countdown includes the New Music Feature of the week in which we highlight a forth-coming album release. Then we present the artist to you with our “On the Line” interview segment where we talk directly to the... Show full description


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The Bassman & Kyle LaRue countdown down the top 10 jazz albums of the week. This is the Cool Jazz Countdown for the week ending 4/20/12.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2012
  • Length: 57:00
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The Bassman & Kyle LaRue countdown down the top 10 jazz albums of the week. The Cool Jazz Countdown for the week ending 4/13/12.

  • Added: Apr 15, 2012
  • Length: 57:00
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The Bassman & Kyle LaRue countdown down the top ten albums of the week featuring the best in straight ahead and contemporary jazz, featuring an int...

  • Added: Nov 15, 2011
  • Length: 56:58
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The Bassman & Kyle LaRue countdown down the Top 10 Jazz Albums of the week! The Cool Jazz Countdown for the week ending 10-21-11

  • Added: Oct 27, 2011
  • Length: 57:00
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Marcellus "The Bassman" Shepard and Kyle LaRue countdown the top 10 albums of the week featuring our New Music Feature "Guitar Man" by George Benson.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 10, 2011
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The Bassman & Kyle LaRue countdown down the Top 10 Jazz Albums of the week!

  • Added: Sep 25, 2011
  • Length: 57:00