Brass bands http://wemu.org en Dirty Dozen Brass Band reclaims top spot on WEMU's "Sweet 16". http://wemu.org/post/dirty-dozen-brass-band-reclaims-top-spot-wemus-sweet-16 <p>When The Dirty Dozen Brass Band returned to Southeastern Michigan for a show at The Magic Bag Theater, WEMU hosts seized the opportunity to play selections from one of their favorite bands of all times.&nbsp; We doubt that WEMU listeners minded hearing the ensemble again, as the band was beloved at venues such as The Ark, The Frog Island Music Festival, The Ann Arbor Blues and Jazz Festival and Sully's in Dearborn.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 19:42:16 +0000 Linda Yohn 19383 at http://wemu.org Dirty Dozen Brass Band reclaims top spot on WEMU's "Sweet 16". Dirty Dozen Brass Band continue marching out in front of all others in WEMU's "Sweet 16". http://wemu.org/post/dirty-dozen-brass-band-continue-marching-out-front-all-others-wemus-sweet-16 <p>Once again, the WEMU staff and listener favorite, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band top our &quot;Sweet Sixteen&quot;.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>WEMU &ldquo;SWEET SIXTEEN&rdquo; AIRPLAY June 25 to July 1, 2012:&nbsp; </strong></p><p><strong>LINDA YOHN, MUSIC DIRECTOR&nbsp;</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>1.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; DIRTY DOZEN BRASS BAND&nbsp; &quot;Twenty Dozen&quot;&nbsp; (Savoy Jazz)</p><p>2.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; JOHNNIE BASSETT&nbsp; &ldquo;I Can Make That Happen&rdquo;&nbsp;&nbsp; (Sly Dog Records)</p> Tue, 03 Jul 2012 18:05:11 +0000 Linda Yohn 16084 at http://wemu.org Dirty Dozen Brass Band continue marching out in front of all others in WEMU's "Sweet 16". Dirty Dozen Brass Band march to the top of WEMU's "Sweet 16" http://wemu.org/post/dirty-dozen-brass-band-march-top-wemus-sweet-16 <p>A WEMU listener favorite since 1984 - The Dirty Dozen Brass Band claims the top spot on this week&#39;s &quot;Sweet 16&quot;.&nbsp; This is encouraging news as &quot;Twenty Dozen&quot; is their first release on a brand new record label.&nbsp; WEMU is proud to support this band which started the international trend of contemporary music arranged for traditional brass band instrumentation.&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>WEMU &ldquo;SWEET SIXTEEN&rdquo; AIRPLAY June 18 to June 24, 2012:&nbsp; </strong></p><p><strong>LINDA YOHN, MUSIC DIRECTOR&nbsp;</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 19:51:08 +0000 Linda Yohn 15746 at http://wemu.org Dirty Dozen Brass Band march to the top of WEMU's "Sweet 16"