Jazz Life with Shannon J. Effinger takes flight on Bondfire Radio
9 October 2015 BLOG
Are you ready to be introduced to the current Jazz scene, courtesy of Bondfire Radio’s newest personality Shannon J. Effinger? An accomplished music journalist (NPR Jazz, EBONY, DownBeat, JazzTimes, Caribbean Beat) who’s love for music, live and on record (yes vinyl!) is matched only by her abundant knowledge of the subject, and appreciation for the artists she chooses to highlight.
Join us on Sunday October 11th at 3PM EST for the debut episode of Jazz Life. Shannon leads the a sonic tour through AfroPunk, Detroit Jazz Fest and Satchmo Summerfest. Conversations with artist Nick Cave and Liz Garbus director of the documentary What Happened, Miss Simone? give you an idea of how deep into the music Jazz Life with take you every other Sunday.
That’s it for spoilers, you’ll have to tune in for the full monty. “Jazz is far from dead and my hope is that folks will fall in love with this music the way that I, and countless others, have.” Shannon says. So get hip to the that Jazz swag Bondfire Radio is movin’.