There have been only a handful of bands that have reached the pinnacle of the music industry...Earth, Wind and Fire is one such band! Closing in on nearly 50 years of recording excellence, they have been bestowed with every major music award given by the recording industry. On this episode award-winning radio personality Ray White, interviews Verdine White and Ralph Johnson during EW&F's Summer of 2013 tour. They provide insights on their Illumination and Now, Then and Forever albums - plus much more!! During our "showcase" segment, Lisa Davis features the latest from David Benoit & Marc Antoine, who just released their So Nice! collaborative project.
Considered by fans and critics alike to be the "heir to Grover Washington Jr.'s throne," Walter Beasley is an acclaimed saxophonist, vocalist, educator and entrepreneur. You'll find Walter's albums and singles consistently towards the top of the smooth jazz charts. A graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music, Walter talks with the "Coool CAT" in our October of 2016 interview. He shares detailed insights into his I'm Back album and more! His brand new release is titled Blackstream. In our spotlight segment, Lisa Davis features The Original Blues Brothers Band, who have a smokin' new album out - The Last Shade of Blue Before Black. For additional information about our show, visit www.cooolcat.com