At the forefront of club-infused, soul-jazz is Bluey. The co-founder and band leader of Incognito has been the mastermind behind their success since forming in 1979. With nearly 20 singles hitting world-wide charts, Bluey's released solo albums and others with his band Citrus Sun. Award-winning program director, Ray White, catches up with Bluey right before he hits the stage for a show to talk to him about his latest projects In Search Of Better Days, Life Between The Notes and Incognito's vocalist Maysa. In our Showcase Segment Coool CAT's "Hostess with the Mostest" Lisa Davis features saxtress Paula Atherton whose latest album Shake It has landed high on the smooth jazz charts and produced two hit singles. For more information on our show visit us at Coool CAT!
Two-time GRAMMY winner Peabo Bryson is the most prolific male voice in hit duo songs in history. His Soul, R&B and Pop ballads with the likes of Roberta Flack, Celine Dion, Regina Belle, and many others, have landed on the charts since the late 1970's. As a solo artist, Peabo has also gained much notoriety with additional hits and three Gold records. On this October of 2011 interview, award-winning program director Ray White talks with Peabo about his early days with Bang Records and the transition of the music industry today. His latest album is Stand For Love. In our showcase segment Lisa Davis features Bob James, a master among jazz keyboardists, arrangers and producers - also leader of the band Fourplay. His latest releases are Expresso and Silver. For more information, visit us at Coool CAT.