Jazz 98.5  FM WSAX-LP
Our Programs



Our programming includes the best in jazz music available from multiple jazz  sub-genres of  this wonderful art form, as well
as from what
we consider to be "Jazz Influenced Music" and "Jazz Flavored Classic R&B.   You'll find your favorite Jazz Brew
in  many of  the 
various  live  hosted  shows  produced  by our  local, knowledgeable  and experienced music team of hosts,
directors, producers and
advisers, that also include the suggestions of our listeners.  We invite you to listen to and sample the
various shows, then
choose the shows  and/or  hosts you  enjoy most to  brew your  jazz just  the way you like it.  Show times
can be found on our
Schedule Page.  Remember, this is your jazz station.


Show
Program Description



The Morning Brew
 The Morning Brew


Morning drive-time news, information and music featuring the best in jazz music from today's & yesterday's local, national, and international jazz greats. The Morning Brew starts your day off
with a great "wake-me-up" cup of jazz brewed
just the way you like it!


The Morning Brew Special Roast Edition

The Morning Brew
Special Roast




Late morning information and music featuring
the best in jazz music from today's and yesterday's local, national, and international
jazz greats. We continue brewing jazz just
the way you like it!


World Jazz


World Jazz


A part of the Morning Brew Special Roast
Series, this late morning two hour show airs
each Monday and Wednesday @ 10am and features the best in
Jazz from around the world.
Discover Indo, Asian, Cape, Afro-Brazilian and other culturally Jazz influenced &
homegrown music brewed just the way you like it!


Jazz Trip





Tuesday late morning two hour jazz program
with commentary.  Features jazz from the 70's
and beyond from classic,
fusion, contemporary,
and similar great jazz styles, including the music of local homegrown musicians, brewed just the way you like it.


Sax's Mid Afternoon Music Showcase



Three hour show Monday through Friday,
featuring the best in contemporary/smooth 
jazz, classic jazz, classic R&B music and
the music of local  musicians, along with
interviews with local, national and international musicians and groups.



Commuter Jazz

Commuter Jazz

A two hour early commuter show Monday
through Friday, featuring the best in lively, commuter friendly jazz along with the music
of our local, homegrown musicians. and guaranteed to keep you awake at the wheel.


The Evening Roast


The Evening Roast
The Evening Roast

Our three hour early evening drive time show
will take away the frustration of being in rush
hour traffic.  Like the early Commuter Jazz
show, we'll help ease the tension and keep a
smile on your face with a continuation of the best jazz around,
brewed just the way you like it!


Sunset Jazz


Sunset Jazz



A two hour show Monday through Friday,
featuring the best mix in contemporary/smooth 
jazz, classic jazz favorites and the music of our homegrown musicians. Sunset jazz helps set
the mood for a great evening in or out.


The Blue Chord


The Blue Chord


A 3 Hour Live Hosted, Real Blues show airs
each Sunday @ 5pm and features the best
in
great Blues, along with
the music of our
local homegrown musicians, brewed just the
way you like it!


Jazz Life



Saturday two hour jazz program with commen-
tary of places to go and musicians to see in and around Central Ohio. Features urban contem-
porary, soul jazz, jazz funk, the music new artists from around the country and our own local musicians, and more great jazz styles brewed just the way you like it!


Jazz Over Easy

Jazz Over Easy



Sunday two hour jazz program with commentary. Features the best in Jazz music from Latin Jazz, Classic Jazz, Straight-Ahead, Trad Jazz to the fantastic music of our very own homegrown local and regional Jazz musicians.

Sunday Jazz Journal

Sunday Jazz Journal



Sunday two hour jazz program with commentary. Features a contemporary and classic jazz blend, plus the music of local musicians and more great jazz styles, brewed just the way you like it!


WSAX Live Music Showcase


WSAX Live Music Showcase



Join us for a live broadcast direct from the Jazz 98/SEMM Rehearsal Studios as we showcase
live performances by amateur and professional performers each week. (Coming soon ...You can interactively participate by tweeting, texting or emailing your opinion during the show
.)


JazzCast



Thursday late morning two hour show and also
as a part of our late evening Twilight Jazz Series,
airs each Thursday evening @ 10pm.  It's a show that's all about the music and nothing but the


JazzCast Pro



A part of the Twilight Jazz Series, this late even-
ing two hour show airs each Wednesday @
10pm and features the best in
great Latin jazz,











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Show
Program Description



The Twilight Jazz Series
 




Twilight Jazz Series




This two hour late evening series occurs each evening @ 10pm and provides listeners with
the opportunity to experience some of the pop-
ular Jazz sub-genres.  Each evening the series currently features, Blues/Jazz Blues, Smooth/
Urban Contemporary, Latin Jazz, Homegrown
Jazz,
Jazz Funk/Soul Jazz, Straight Ahead
Jazz on Saturdays and Classic Jazz/Big Band on Sundays.  The Twilight Jazz Series promises to deliver lots of great
jazz
styles brewed just the way you like it!


Classic Jazz Sunday



Classic Jazz
Sunday


A part of the Sunset Jazz Series, this late even-
ing two hour show airs each Sunday @ 8pm
and features the best in the classic jazz styles
that gave jazz it's original tones and textures
and influenced the development of jazz as we
know it today.  As always, Classic Jazz Sunday includes the music of our local homegrown musicians.



Blue Monday


Blue Monday


A part of the Sunset Jazz Series, this late
evening two hour show airs each Monday @
8pm and features the best in jazz influenced
Classic R&B of the "Quiet Storm" format along
with similar music and the music of our local homegrown musicians.



Tuesday Affair


Tuesday Affair



A part of the Sunset Jazz Series, this late even-
ing two hour show airs each Tuesday @ 8pm
and features the best in
great Contemporary, Smooth jazz love songs and as always, includes
the music of our local homegrown musicians.


Viva Latin Jazz




Viva Latin Jazz



A part of the Sunset Jazz Series, this late even-
ing two hour show airs each Wednesday @
8pm and features the best in
great Latin jazz,
along with similar jazz styles, and always, in-
cludes
the music of our local homegrown musicians,



The Local Scene


Local Scene AM

Local Scene PM



Thursday late morning two hour show airing @ 10am and also as a part of our late evening
Sunset Jazz Series, airs each Thursday evening
@ 8pm.  It's a show that's all about the music
and nothing but the music of our local homegrown artists and groups.  Listeners nominate their
favorite local artists-groups and their favorite local songs from those artists and groups heard on the show.  Jazz 98.5 FM, WSAX-LP listeners support our local musicians by listening to music brewed just the way they like it.



Friday Funk


Friday Funk


Friday late evening two hour jazz funk program
with commentary airs as a part of our Sunset
Jazz Series @8pm. Features jazz from the 70's
and beyond including
jazz funk and funk, along
wih the music of local musicians, and more great similar jazz styles brewed just the way you like it!



Straight Ahead Saturday

Straight Ahead Saturday


Saturday two hour jazz program with commentary. airs as a part of our Sunset Jazz Series @8pm. Features classic straightahead jazz along with the music of new artists from around the country and our own local musicians, and more great similar jazz styles brewed just the way you like it!.


Sunday Jazz Journal



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Community Programming


The Speakeasy Community Affairs Series
 





This one hour series occurs each morning @
9am and provides listeners with information and incite on matters important to our community,
residents, growth and sustainability, including health, finance, legal, police, fire & safety,
schools and neighborhood pride issues.



Health Matters






A part of The Speakeasy Community Affairs
Series, Community Health Matters will provide important health and hygiene related information, along with a dose of Jazz ... after all we're a
jazz station too, and not a talk show station.

Community Health Matters airs each Monday
@ 9am and hosted by a medical professional.


Finances Matters





A part of The Speakeasy Community Affairs
Series, Community Finance Matters will provide important finance & insurance related information, along with a dose of Jazz ... after all we're a
jazz station too, and not a talk show station.

Community Finance Matters airs each Tuesday
@ 9am and hosted by a finance professional. 



Legal Matters





A part of The Speakeasy Community Affairs
Series, Community Health Matters will provide important legal, human rights related information, along with a dose of Jazz ... after all we're a
jazz station too, and not a talk show station.

Community Legal Matters airs each Wednesday
@ 9am and hosted by a legal professional.



Police, Fire & Safety Matters





A part of The Speakeasy Community Affairs
Series, Community Safety Matters will provide important police/fire, safety related information, along with a dose of Jazz ... after all we're a
jazz station too, and not a talk show station.

Community Safety Matters airs each Thursday
@ 9am and hosted by safety professional.



School Matters





A part of The Speakeasy Community Affairs
Series, Community School Matters will provide important school & student related information, along with a dose of Jazz ... after all we're a
jazz station too, and not a talk show station.

Community School Matters airs each Friday
@ 9am and hosted by an education professional.



Neighborhood Pride Matters





A part of The Speakeasy Community Affairs
Series, Community Neighborhood Pride will
provide important neighborhood related infor-
mation, along with a dose of Jazz ... after all
we're a jazz station too, and not a talk show station.

Community Neighborhood Pride airs each
Saturday @ 9am and hosted by a professional.