Rhythm & News Service

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Jefferson Public Radio's Rhythm & News Service. AAA, jazz, world, folk, NPR News.

Series

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48 Pieces

For over two decades, JPR's "Gourmet Oldies Show" has featured an extensive archive of classic R&B, Swing Jazz, Blues, Boogie Woogie, Country, much much more. It's the popular music of a time gone by to honor and celebrate the Golden Era of American vernacular music. Plus, each week features special trivia questions to test your knowledge of the past, and a set called "Ladies Choice."


Latest Pieces

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This week's collection of tunes focuses on the idea of watching, looking, and seeing and associated matters.

  • Added: Jul 15, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:58
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This week, another showcase of songs inspired by our obsession with the automobile.

  • Added: Jun 16, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:58
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When the sun comes out and the weather gets nice, the classic cars are all brought out on display, and this week's program showcases songs all abou...

  • Added: Jun 09, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:59
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This week, it's a bit of a miscellaneous collection of tunes, with an emphasis on the British Invasion reprising of old American standards in hour ...

  • Added: Jun 04, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:57
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This week, a collection of tunes about our fine-feathered friends. From the old folksy expression "gone to the birds," to a number of vocal groups...

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  • Added: May 06, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:57
  • Purchases: 1
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We are indeed in strange and unusual times. But not, as if often stated, unprecedented. There have been numerous occasions in the past when isolat...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:55
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This week, a collection of demos and various studio chatter that was sometimes recorded. The examples, not usually intended for commercial release,...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2020
  • Length: 01:58:00
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This week's show continues the familiar theme found throughout a collections of songs stretching all the way back to 1895. The theme unveils itself...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:56
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This week's show focuses on a familiar theme found throughout a collections of songs stretching all the way back to 1895. The theme unveils itself ...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:58
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This week, all of the songs have not one, but two things in common. The connection is revealed across the episode. All of the tunes were not only ...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:58