Jammin’ Tuesday

Tuesdays 7AM

Presented by Bruce Bongers

Jammin’ aims to excite you by presenting the best of jazz (new & old) that will lift your spirit.  The show also includes music from related genres which draw their roots from the black African Diaspora (blues, soul-jazz, funk, R&B & New Orleans street music). It has an emphasis on the continuing influence of New Orleans culture in the development of modern music.

Bruce Bongers is a musician (singer, blues harmonica player & saxophonist) who gigs around Sydney, mainly in blues & R&B bands. He also has a background in community FM broadcasting since the mid-1970’s.

Bruce Bongers

Recent Episodes

Jammin’ Tuesday - 07:00am - Tuesday 17th October, 2017

Jammin’ Tuesday - 12:00am Tuesday 17th October, 2017
Sonny Stitt - A Blues Offering
RELEASE: Blows The Blues - LABEL: Verve
Billie Holiday - Blue Moon
RELEASE: Solitude - LABEL: Verve
Branford Marsalis Quartet - B's Paris Blues
RELEASE: Romare Bearden Revealed - LABEL: Marsalis Music
Django Reinhardt - Hangin' Around Boudon
RELEASE: Djangology - LABEL: Capitol
Victor Goines - Pres' New Clarinet
RELEASE: New Adventures - LABEL: Criss Cross
Vince Jones - Stop This World
RELEASE: Tell Me A Secret - LABEL: Universal
Elvin Jones - Green Chimneys
RELEASE: It Don't Mean A Thing - LABEL: Enja
Pepper Adams - Time On My Hands
RELEASE: Urban Dreams - LABEL: Quicksilver
Lester Bowie - In The Garden
RELEASE: From The Root To The Source - LABEL: Soul Note
Charles Lloyd, Jason Moran - Mood Indigo
RELEASE: Hagar's Song - LABEL: ECM
Joe Williams - Party Blues
RELEASE: The Definitive - LABEL: Verve
Phil Woods - The Summer Knows
RELEASE: Musique Du Bois - LABEL: Muse
Steve Lacy - Louise
RELEASE: The Straight Horn Of Steve lacy - LABEL: Candid
Dianne Reeves - My Little Brown Book
RELEASE: Billy Strayhorn: Lush Life - LABEL: Blue Note
Jackie McLean - Nicely
RELEASE: Tippin' The Scales - LABEL: Blue Note
Sonny Stitt - Harlem Nocturne
RELEASE: 37 Minutes & 48 Seconds - LABEL: Roost
Thad Jones/ Pepper Adams Quintet - Chant
RELEASE: Mean What you Say - LABEL: Milestone
Thad Jones/ Pepper Adams Quintet - Yes Sir, That's My Baby
RELEASE: Mean What You Say - LABEL: Milestone
T-Bone Walker - Wandern' Heart
RELEASE: I Get So Weary & Singing The Blues - LABEL: Original Recordings
Jack McDuff - Blues & Tonic
RELEASE: Honeydripper - LABEL: Prestige
Rodney Jones - One Turnip Green
RELEASE: Soul Manifesto - LABEL: Blue Note

Jammin’ Tuesday - 07:00am - Tuesday 10th October, 2017

Jammin’ Tuesday - 12:00am Tuesday 10th October, 2017
07:01am Ben Webster - Time After Time
RELEASE: & Associates - LABEL: Verve
07:06am Abbey Lincoln - Don't Explain
RELEASE: Abbey Sings Billie Holiday - LABEL: Enja
07:13am Armund Hug - Four Minute Slow Drag
RELEASE: Creole Baby Doll - LABEL: Swaggie
07:18am Forgotten Souls Brass Band - When You're Smiling
RELEASE: Gone But Not Forgotten - LABEL: New Orleans Music Online
07:24am James Booker - All By Myself
RELEASE: New Orleans Keyboard King - LABEL: JSP
07:28am Dr Michael White - Dancing In The Sky
RELEASE: Dancing In The Sky - LABEL: Basin St
07:33am Louis Cottrell Trio - Bourbon Street Parade
RELEASE: Living Legends: New Orleans Bourbon Street - LABEL: Riverside
07:38am Jon Cleary - Someday, You'll Be Sorry
RELEASE: Unreleased
07:43am Wynton Marsalis - Jig's Jig
RELEASE: Columbia - LABEL: 1991
07:53am Wynton Marsalis - Red Top
RELEASE: Levy Low Moan: Soul Gestures In Southern Blue Vol. 3 - LABEL: Columbia
08:02am Harold Mabern - Portrait Of Jennie
RELEASE: Afro Blue - LABEL: Blue Note
08:09am Joe Pass - Rosetta
RELEASE: For Django - LABEL: Pacific Jazz
08:12am Roland Kirk - Why Don't They Know?
RELEASE: Now Please Don't Cry Beautiful Edith - LABEL: Emarcy
08:16am Abbey Lincoln - For Heaven's sake
RELEASE: Abbey Sings Billie Holiday - LABEL: Enja
08:23am Phil Woods - Nefertiti
RELEASE: Musique Du Bois - LABEL: Muse
08:32am Duke Ellington - Reflections In D
RELEASE: Piano Reflections - LABEL: Capitol Jazz
08:36am Duke Ellington & His Orchestra - Portrait Of Louis Armstrong
RELEASE: New Orleans Suite - LABEL: Atlantic
08:39am Grant Green - My Funny Valentine
RELEASE: Grantstand - LABEL: Blue Note
08:49am John Lee Hooker - Maudie
RELEASE: Boogie Chillun' - LABEL: Rhino
08:52am Frank Basile Sextet - Excerent
RELEASE: Joy Road: Complete Compositions Of Pepper Adams Vol 4 - LABEL: Motema

Jammin’ Tuesday - 07:00am - Tuesday 3rd October, 2017

Jammin’ Tuesday - 12:00am Tuesday 3rd October, 2017

Jammin’ Tuesday - 07:00am - Tuesday 26th September, 2017

Jammin’ Tuesday - 12:00am Tuesday 26th September, 2017
07:01am Nat King Cole - Embraceable You
RELEASE: The Jazz Collector Edition - LABEL: Laserlight
07:05am Sonny Stitt - What's New?
RELEASE: The Hard Swing - LABEL: Verve
07:10am Coleman Hawkins - Groovin'
RELEASE: Soul - LABEL: Prestige
07:16am Coleman Hawkins - Until The Real Thing Comes Along
RELEASE: Soul - LABEL: Prestige
07:22am Gene Ammons - Night Lights
RELEASE: Night Lights - LABEL: Prestige
07:28am Jimmy Witherspoon - Easy Living
RELEASE: Blues For Easy Livers - LABEL: Prestige
07:33am Eric Alexander Quartet - Sayonara Blues
RELEASE: Blues At Midnight - LABEL: Venus
07:43am Sonny Stitt - Subito
RELEASE: Blows The Blues - LABEL: Verve
07:47am David Murray Quartet - Doni's Song
RELEASE: Body And Soul - LABEL: Black Saint
07:55am Gary Smulyan - Anema E Core - Funiculi Funicula
RELEASE: Bella Napoli - LABEL: Capri
08:01am Jackie McLean - Yams
RELEASE: Vertigo - LABEL: Blue Note
08:10am Harold Mabern - Billie's Bounce
RELEASE: Afro Blue - LABEL: Smoke Sessions
08:15am Coleman Hawkins - Soul Blues
RELEASE: Soul - LABEL: Prestige
08:26am Jimmy Witherspoon - T'Aint Nobody's Business
RELEASE: Singin' The Blues - LABEL: Pacific Jazz
08:29am Darren Heinrich Trio - Willow
RELEASE: New Vintage Tunes For The Hammond Organ - LABEL: Dazzjazz
08:37am Downhome Quartet - Sleepwalk
RELEASE: Downhome: At The Cross - LABEL: BigTop
08:42am Eric Alexander - Mr Stitt
RELEASE: Chicago Fire - LABEL: High Note
08:51am Downhome Quartet - It Must Have Been The Blood
RELEASE: Downhome: At The Cross - LABEL: BigTop
08:53am Leo Parker - Rollin' With Leo
RELEASE: Rollin' With Leo - LABEL: Blue Note

Jammin’ Tuesday - 07:00am - Tuesday 19th September, 2017

Jammin’ Tuesday - 12:00am Tuesday 19th September, 2017
07:09pm Ian Pearce - Lonely Places
RELEASE: Tasmanian Jazz Composers, Volume 3 - LABEL: Little Arthur Productions
07:01am Sonny Stitt - Blue Prelude
RELEASE: Blows The Blues - LABEL: Verve
07:05am Count Basie Orchestra - Baby, Don't Tell On Me
RELEASE: Kansas City Legends: A Night In The Swinging City - LABEL: Jazz Archives
07:14am Eddie Jefferson - Keep Walkin'
RELEASE: Letter From Home - LABEL: OJC
07:17am Yusef Lateef - Snafu
RELEASE: Eastern Sounds - LABEL: Prestige
07:24am Joe Pass - Insensiblement
RELEASE: For Django - LABEL: Pacific Jazz
07:34am Wynton Marsalis Septet - Daylight Dinosaurs
RELEASE: CITI Movemwent - LABEL: Columbia
07:39am Los Hombres Calientes - Brother Runnin'
RELEASE: Vol 3. New Congo Square - LABEL: Basin St Records
07:44am Wynton Marsalis Septet - Nightlife-Highlife
RELEASE: CITI Movement - LABEL: Columbia
07:51am Philly Joe Jones Sextet - Gone, Gone, Gone
07:56am Mahalia Jackson - Jesus Met The Woman At The Well
RELEASE: Live At Newport - LABEL: Legacy
08:03am Wynton Marsalis Septet - The Jubilee Suite - Day To Day, Running and Rambling, Grace
RELEASE: Blue Interlude - LABEL: Columbia
08:17am Solomon Bourke - Only A Dream
RELEASE: Don't Give Up On Me - LABEL: Fat Possum
08:22am Mike LeDonne - Delilah
RELEASE: Smokin' Out Loud - LABEL: Savant
08:28am Duke Ellington - U.M.M.G.
RELEASE: Jazz Party In Stereo - LABEL: Columbia
08:31am Cubanismo - Mother-In-Law
RELEASE: Mardi Gras Mambo: Cubanismo in New Orleans - LABEL: Basin Street
08:36am Danny Barker - Lily Of The Valley
RELEASE: American Griot - LABEL: Boozan
08:41am Los Hombres Calientes - New Bus Stop
RELEASE: Vol. 3 New Congo Square - LABEL: Basin Street
08:48am Charles Mingus - II B.S.
RELEASE: Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus - LABEL: Impulse!
08:55am Solomon Bourke - Good Rockin' Tonight
RELEASE: Live At The House Of Blues - LABEL: Black Top

Jammin’ Tuesday - 07:00am - Tuesday 12th September, 2017

Jammin’ Tuesday - 12:00am Tuesday 12th September, 2017
07:01am Sidney Bechet - The Mooche
RELEASE: Really The Blues - LABEL: Living Era
07:05am Django Reinhardt - My Serenade
RELEASE: Djangology - LABEL: Capitol
07:09am Louis Cottrell Trio - Sayles' Broken String Blues
RELEASE: New Orleans/ The Living Legends - Bourbon Street - LABEL: Riverside
07:14am Louis Cottrell Trio - Rose Room
RELEASE: New Orleans/ The Living Legends - Bourbon Street - LABEL: Riverside
07:19am Eli Yamin & Evan Christopher - It's The Way That You Talk
RELEASE: Louie's Dream - LABEL: Yamin Music
07:22am Johnny Hodges & His Orchestra - Foolin' Myself
RELEASE: Duke Ellington: The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion & Okeh Small Group Sessions - LABEL: Mosaic
07:27am Robert Lockwood Jr - Exactly Like You
RELEASE: The Legend Live - LABEL: MC Records
07:30am Gene Ammons - Exactly Like You
RELEASE: Jug - LABEL: Prestige
07:38am David Murray Quartet - Body & Soul
RELEASE: Body & Soul - LABEL: Black Saint
07:46am Buck Clayton & Buddy Tate - Blue Creek
RELEASE: Buck & Buddy Blow The Blues - LABEL: Prestige/ Swingsville
07:54am Snooks Eaglin - Junco Partner
RELEASE: Unreleased
08:00am Snooks Eaglin - Talk To Me
RELEASE: Soul's Edge - LABEL: Black Top
08:05am Jackie McLean - A Fickle Sonance
RELEASE: A Fickle Sonance - LABEL: Blue Note
08:13am Miles Davis Quintet - Circle
RELEASE: Miles Smiles - LABEL: Columbia
08:20am Pepper Adams - My Funny Valentine
RELEASE: Twelfth & Pingree - LABEL: Enja
08:26am Robert Lockwood Jr - Red Top
RELEASE: Does 12 - LABEL: Trix
08:32am Sonny Stitt - Red Top
RELEASE: My Buddy: Stitt Plays For Gene Ammons - LABEL: Muse
08:37am Duke Ellington - Flamingo
RELEASE: The Blanton-Webster Band - LABEL: Mosaic
08:42am Hank Mobley - The Good Life
RELEASE: The Turnaround - LABEL: Blue Note
08:46am George Adams/ Don Pullen Quartet - Magnetic Love Field
RELEASE: Earth Beams - LABEL: Timeless
08:51am John Lee Hooker - I'm In The Mood
RELEASE: Boogie Chillun' - LABEL: Tring
08:54am Charles Mingus - Opus 4
RELEASE: Mingus Moves - LABEL: Atlantic