WoodWarbler's JazzGrass Radio Show

Series produced by Brian Aust

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Image by: Meg Gibson Art 

Exploring the sonic continuum between traditional bluegrass and all that jazz connotes in a 2-hr weekly program. ALL SHOWS ARE EVERGREEN. They will either sound fresh any time OR are contextually specific to a season (e.g., "Summerama," "Spring Resurgence" etc.) or in some instances a date on the calendar (e.g., "Radio Independence" is for the 4th of July), but do not expire and will sound relevant at any future corresponding time.

Often thematic and always illuminating, JazzGrass offers listeners fabulous sounds of bluegrass, jazz and artists that blend these along with other styles together. If you’ve been craving a radio show featuring outstanding music that typically never receives airplay, this is the show to satisfy a craving you may not have known ever existed. Features traditional & progressive music, virtuosic acoustic & hybrid electro-jamgrass, and virtuosic jazz. Artists featured include & were inspired by: Bill Monroe, The Stanley Brothers, Flatt & Scruggs, J.D. Crowe & The New South, Doc Watson, Jerry Douglas, Tony Rice, Peter Rowan, Hot Rize, David Grisman's "Dawg" style, Bela Fleck, New Grass Revival, Infamous Stringdusters, Leftover Salmon, Django Reinhardt....plus the Jazz Masters of the 20th Century and beyond.

Additional Files

213 Pieces

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A WoodWarbler's JazzGrass thank you to all of the phenomenal musicians who play bluegrass, jazz and that shapeshifting sonic fusion of these styles...

  • Added: Nov 23, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:40
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So many great songs released in the past few years, so few minutes in each JazzGrass show to showcase an adequate sampling of them!

  • Added: Dec 08, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:40
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Standout recordings from the past couple of years in bluegrass, jazz and that sonic continuum of newgrass/alt-americana etc. in between

  • Added: Apr 29, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:40
Caption: Ecology Flag
An all-new Earth Day (Is Every Day!!) special featuring bluegrass, jazz and sonic connective tissue previously unissued on the program.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:40
Caption: The host at his 'Job of Journeywork', Credit: Rowe Williams
Workingperson's bluegrass, jazz and connective sonic enjoyment between....

Bought by RadioStPete Florida

  • Added: Aug 30, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:40
  • Purchases: 1
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JazzGrass bids a fond farewell to summer by ushering in the Fall with a seasonal blend of bluegrass, jazz and their musical entanglements in between.

  • Added: Sep 21, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:40
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A jazzgrass set devoted to the art of, need for and all-too-often glaring lack of human communication.

  • Added: Apr 13, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:40
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Songs having to do with fools and the month of April

  • Added: Mar 30, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:40
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A JazzGrass celebration of the vernal equinox...and beyond

  • Added: Mar 16, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:40
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For the little bit'o'Irish in y'all.

  • Added: Mar 09, 2021
  • Length: 01:57:40
Caption: The Ides of Bob, Credit: Brian Aust
Extra-special extraction of WWJG, featuring the full playlist spun at the MidStation of Mad River Glen ski area's legendary Single Chairlift on Ma...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2020
  • Length: 11:46:40
Caption: Sugarbush Summer Stage, Fayston, VT 1995
Listening to the music of Phish over the past 3 decades brought me closer to both bluegrass and jazz than I ever could imagine while it was happeni...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2020
  • Length: 01:57:40
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Ol' Man Winter has become something of a quaint anachronism from another time's forgotten space. This show celebrates the clear and necessary seaso...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:55:08
Caption: Atmospherics on Mt. Lafayette, NH, Credit: Brian Aust
Music from the genres of bluegrass, jazz and new inspired by the changeable New English weather (i.e., if you want to know what it's going to do, w...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:52:25
Caption: Presidential Range, NH, Credit: B. Aust
Born in and among the mountains of Vermont, this show is an ode to and from the high lofty places on Earth.

Bought by Bandon Community Radio

  • Added: Apr 28, 2017
  • Length: 01:56:15
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: May 24, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:11
  • Purchases: 2
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A 21st Century set of only the best bluegrass, jazz & genre-fusing music.

  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:15
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One part Winter Solstice themed songs + one part Chanukah-inspired klezmer music = this completely unique seasonal offering of WoodWarbler's JazzGrass

  • Added: Dec 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:55:51
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Completing a 60-song, three-show cycle of recently released JazzGrass music that's worth listening to!

  • Added: Jan 13, 2016
  • Length: 01:52:14
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New releases from the past 18 months or so, mostly released in 2016.

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 01:56:58