Radio Phoenix

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Radio Phoenix is a non-profit, online, public radio station serving the Phoenix, Arizona metro area. Launched on October 31, 2008, the station programs an eclectic format consisting of news, public affairs and adult album alternative (AAA) music programming during the day, along with specialty music, talk, and cultural programming at night and on weekends. The station produces the syndicated radio programs Full Moon Hacksaw, My World of Music, Soul Deluxe, and The Venus Vault.

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258 Pieces

Full Moon Hacksaw is a weekly two-hour radio series spotlighting an eclectic mix of classic and modern Jazz and Blues music, hosted by Arizona radio veteran Tom "Hacksaw" Coulson. The program is free and stations have the option of carrying it in one of three formats: (a) 2 consecutive hours weekly, (b) Two non-consecutive one hour programs weekly, or (c) As a one hour program weekly (either hour 1 or hour 2)

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The Venus Vault is a weekly, one-hour talk radio program covering current events, pop culture, relationships, and independent music. Always lively and entertaining, the show is co-hosted by Phoenix-based radio personalities Syndeelou Jones, Craig Matthew and Sarah (she's too cool for a last name).


Latest Pieces

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One hundred miles an hour comes trumpeter Terrell Stafford, Dexter Gordon tempers considerably. We get on an Antonio Carlos Jobim kick, alternating...

Bought by WMOT, WEJP-LP 107.1, KCMJ Community Radio, WJSU, WVBI-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 06, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 9
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From bassist Paul Chambers’ first session, he had to have John Coltrane included. Straight to salsa with Mongo Santamaria of the ‘70s followed by c...

Bought by KMXT, WEJP-LP 107.1, WMOT, WVBI-LP, WJSU and more


  • Added: Jan 30, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:59
  • Purchases: 10
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Other than an opening bop anthem from vibraphonist Milt Jackson, the first half hour of our broadcast this week is pretty mellow. Chick Corea’s gor...

Bought by WMOT, WYAP, KCMJ Community Radio, WJSU, WVBI-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 23, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:59
  • Purchases: 11
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From a pensive perspective comes Dizzy Gillespie bowing to Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald live at the Cote d’Azur. We notice the barometric sax...

Bought by WMOT, WYAP, KMXT, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WVBI-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 9
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Fortunately the efforts of a metaphysical figure from decades ago stay pertinent and top-of-mind. Take Rahsaan Roland Kirk and his ‘60s flute groov...

Bought by WMOT, WEJP-LP 107.1, WJSU, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WVBI-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 10, 2018
  • Length: 02:00:01
  • Purchases: 8
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Cleared for takeoff in a new broadcast year is Charles McPherson on sax with the first flight out, the descent tracked by pianist Russell Schmidt. ...

Bought by WEJP-LP 107.1, WVBI-LP, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WMOT, Troon Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jan 02, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 8
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The roaring, swinging 1964 version of Maynard Ferguson gives us the blues yet another day, both swing and blues are retained for Johnny Taylor. Wit...

Bought by WEJP-LP 107.1, WMOT, KSRQ, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, Troon Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:57
  • Purchases: 10
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The first half hour is about groove: Swing with the young saxophonist Scott Hamilton, Latin with Manny Oquendo, and Miles Davis’ take on what was c...

Bought by WEJP-LP 107.1, WMOT, Troon Broadcasting, WVBI-LP, WKAR and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:57
  • Purchases: 7
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Tricky syncopations are key for beginnings, ringleader Phil Woods also hosts Lee Konitz, Pony Poindexter and Leo Wright, followed by John Coltrane....

Bought by WMOT, WEJP-LP 107.1, KCMJ Community Radio, WVBI-LP, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Dec 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:57
  • Purchases: 7
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We hit the jackpot on new releases like New Cool Collective, Joran Cariou Trio and Marcus Daves. Then there’s Jingle Bell Jazz with Lambert/Hendri...

Bought by WEJP-LP 107.1, WMOT, KCMJ Community Radio, WVBI-LP, WYAP and more


  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 8