Chuck Loeb, Guitarist and Composer, Dies at 61

Aug 1, 2017

May CD: Nicholas Payton's Afro-Caribbean Mixtape

May 11, 2017

A powerful personal statement and journey in Black American Music.

It’s Fat Tuesday! Mardi Gras! But in Latin America — it’s Carnaval! You probably have seen or heard some of the styles from Brasil, whose Carnaval in Rio is world famous. However, tonight, in a special student produced segment, we travel throughout Latin America and get to know the music and the traditions surrounding Carnaval. 

Watch: The Bassman Sits Down with Vocalist Gregory Porter

Feb 9, 2017

The Bassman sits down with Grammy Award winning vocalist Gregory Porter in a intimate conversation about his life and music.

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I had the pleasure of being on the island of Curacao for the 7th annual Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival. I was able to experience the island through a few excursions and brought it’s food, history and culture back to the United States via my live broadcast from the island. What a beautiful place with incredible people. Please enjoy these clips and pictures from the exquisite island of Curacao!