Friday, August 3, 2012

Late Night Pick: Jimmy Cliff, Webcast: Newport Jazz Fest

Tonight, reggae great Jimmy Cliff will be on Late Show with David Letterman on CBS at 11:35 PM. Jimmy recently recorded a five song Daytrotter session. If you want to check that out, click HERE.

This weekend you can watch a live webcast from this year's Newport Jazz Festival from NPR HERE. It'll be on Saturday and Sunday starting at 11 AM. Here is the lineup:

Saturday, August 4

 
  • Bill Frisell plays John Lennon, 6pm
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  • Jack DeJohnette All-Stars, 5pm
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  • Three Clarinets, 4:25pm
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  • The Bad Plus w/ Bill Frisell, 3:25pmDarcy James Argue's Secret Society, 2:25pm
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  • Dafnis Prieto Sextet, 1:40pm
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  • Jack DeJohnette Group, 12:40pm
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  • John Ellis Double-Wide, 11:50am
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  • Pedrito Martinez Group, 11am
 Sunday, August 5
 
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band, 5:20pm
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  • John Hollenbeck Claudia Quintet + 1, 4:40pm
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  • Ryan Truesdell Gil Evans Centennial Project, 4pm
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  • Miguel Zenon Rayuela Quartet, 3pm
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  • Three Cohens, 1:55pm
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  • Rudresh Mahanthappa and Samdhi, 1pm
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  • Kurt Elling, 12:20pmJenny Scheinman & Bill Frisell, 11:50am
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  • Lewis Nash Quintet, 11am