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The Local Scene
 
Thursdays - 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.






Joe "Zunardo" Jankowski

"The Local Scene" - Thursday AM Edition


Did you know that 25% or more of the music we play daily is the music of our own Homegrown musicians?  Welcome to The Local Scene where you'll get to discover the music and talent from musicians that reside or hail from Ohio.

"The Local Scene" is a show that's all about the music and nothing but the music of our local "Homegrown" artists and groups. 

Jazz 98.5 FM, WSAX-LP listeners support our local musicians by playing, listening to, attending their performances and buying their music ... and their music is brewed just the way we like it.

With the Local Scene, listeners will get a taste of all things jazz and more, including Contemporary/Smooth Jazz, Soul Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Flavored Classic R&B, great Classic Jazz brew, including Straight Ahead and many other jazz sub-genres from artists and groups that call Ohio their home, whether currently living in Ohio or anywhere else around the country or globe.







Jazz Life
 
Saturday - 12:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

More Jazz Brewed Just The Way You Like It!  Simply a Live Hosted music program
that's got lots of Life ... 
A jazz program that truly has a life of its' own.

Are you living the Jazz Life?

 

Karen " KaBe" Benson

"Jazz Life"
Saturdays


Our Jazzista "KaBe" Benson welcomes you to Jazz Life, the program that brings new life and meaning to the beauty and joy of this all American music style we call jazz.

"
Jazz Life"
places emphasizes not only
on the music, but the jazz lifestyles of our listeners, local musicians and community.

Jazz Life promises to provide you with a
taste of Contemporary/Smooth Jazz,
Soul Jazz, Jazz Funk, Jazz Flavored
Classic R&B
, a little of your great Classic
Jazz brew, and the music of new artists from around the country,
along with a heavy dose of the wonderful music of our own local musicians, brewed just the way you like it.

Simply a Live Hosted music program that's got ...
Lots of Life !



 








Mid Afternoon
Music Showcase

 
Mon thru Fri - 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

  Saturday - 3:00 p.m.*


 

Sax Johnson

"Mid Afternoon Music Showcase"
  Weekdays


Sax Johnson has become a
familiar voice in the community
with his Mid Afternoon Music Showcase program.

Sax enjoys playing the very best
in today's and yesterday's Urban Contemporary/Smooth
jazz, Classic Jazz favorites, Classic and Jazz Flavored R&B and the
New Music of artists
from around the country, along with the music
of Central Ohio's Homegrown bands and musicians.  Sax also serves as the Station & General Manager and Executive Director of SEMM Foundation, owner of Jazz 98.5 FM, WSAX radio.


* "Sax's Live Music Showcase"
    Saturdays

Tune in to check out Sax's Saturday afternoon Special Edition of
the "Live Music Showcase" airing each Saturday at 3:00 p.m.








Jazz Jamm

Saturday - 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Jam Up and Jelly Tight!  It's all about the
funk and nothing but the funk.
Jazz Funk, Soul Jazz
and similar jazz styles


Fred "Mr. J." Johnson

"Saturday Jazz Jamm"
  Saturdays

Mr. J. takes the Mic every Saturday afternoon to create a Jazz Jamm that's
Jam Up and Jelly Tight!  It's all about the
funk and nothing but the funk ... that is
Jazz Funk, Soul Jazz and similar jazz
styles that makes you want to get up and dance, fast or slow.

Every Saturday from 3pm to 6pm Mr. J. promises to continue the James Brown tradition of "Making It Funky" in a Jazz
Brew way.


Jazz Jamm promises to get you ready for the evenings festivities, whether you're headed out to a live music event, festival or private event with great jazz selections from the upbeat and funky side of the Jazz subgenre spectrum including similar music from our own
Homegrown musicians, brewed just the way you like it.

A Jazz Jamm that's Jam Up and Jelly Tight!

 




Jazz For The Soul
Sunday Gospel Jazz


Sunday - 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

More Jazz Brewed Just
The Way You Like It!
Simply a Live Hosted uplifting jazz program
that will light your way
and lift your Soul.


 

Ted "The Jazz Messenger" Murdaugh

"Jazz For The Soul"
Sundays


Ted takes command of the
controls each Sunday morning
at 9 a.m. to deliver a warm
Sunday morning message in song from an inspiring collection
of jazz from the sub-genre that
gave us the elements and the foundation that you find in many other jazz sub-genres.

A fantastic music selection of uplifting and inspirational Gospel Jazz is coming your way and delivered by The Jazz Messenger via express delivery ... someone you can trust with your soul.

Jazz For The Soul promises to provide you with your great Gospel Jazz and Gospel Jazz Classics, along with the wonderful music of
our own Homegrown musicians, brewed just the way you like it.

Simply an uplifting jazz music program that will
light your way and lift your Soul!





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