Broadcast Bits
6:00 pm
Mon December 31, 2012

Toast of The Nation Live on New Year's Eve on WCBE 90.5 FM!

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Host Rhonda Hamilton brings us music from coast to coast this New Years Eve on Toast of the Nation! With John Scofield in Boston, Wynton Marsalis in New York, Dee Alexander in Chicago and from California: Gordon Goodwins Big Phat Band. Say 'Hello 2013' with Toast of the Nation, a mixture of live and historic performances  starting at 9pm on December 31st lasting until 5am on New Year's Day on 90.5 FM!

Here's a taste of the lineup:

  • John Scofield LIVE with his Überjam Band 
  • Henry Cole And The Afrobeat Collective from 1992, Tribeca
  • Wynton Marsalis and The Louis Armstrong Continuum – Music of the Hot Five’s and Seven’s LIVE from Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, presented by Jazz at Lincoln Center
  • Dee Alexander’s Funkin’ with Electric Soul: A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix and James Brown
  • Clark Terry & Red Holloway from 1990 in Chicago.
  • Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band from Los Angeles, presented by the 55th Monterey Jazz Festival