Weekly Programs

Every Evening Starting at 8pm 

In addition to bringing you Jazz 24 seven days a week, KJEM is pleased to air the following programs evenings at 8:00pm every evening.

Mondays 8-9pm: Monday Night Jazz with Logan

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Host Logan Plant brings you a handpicked selection of artists, old and new, as well as a varied mix of vocal jazz.

Tuesdays 8 – 9pm: Modern on the Mind 

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Host Kevin Vallene is KJEM’s Student Operations Manager. Kevin offers the best in modern jazz.

Wednesdays 8 – 9pm: Jazz with Preston

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Host Preston Snyder is KJEM’s Student Program Director. Preston is a musician who has eclectic interests in jazz, bringing you a mix of standards, big band, and new artists each week.

Thursdays 8 – 9pm:  Song Travels

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Host Michael Feinstein profiles singers and their songs, bringing renowned performers and their interpretations of the best in the Great American Songbook, Broadway and pop standards.

Program Website:  http://www.npr.org/series/150560513/song-travels

Fridays 8 – 10pm:  Retro Cocktail Hour

A blast from the past.  Space age pop from Don Ho to Mel Torme, Henri Mancini to Percy Faith, with visits from the Tiki Lounge Crew and the Evil Genius Orchestra.

Program Website:  http://www.retrococktail.org/

Saturdays from 8 – Midnight: Blues Before Sunrise

A blues showcase that preserves forgotten music from the heritage of blues. This Chicago based show looks at music from obscure and unknown artists as well as some bigger name blues musicians.

Sundays from 8 – 11pm:  Café Jazz

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A three-hour exploration of jazz in its many forms.   Host Gene Knight  samples a wide variety of styles, well known and not-so-well known, each week.  Café Jazz is produced from the studios of AAPRC Affiliate WVAS-FM 90.7 at Alabama State University in Montgomery, Alabama.