jazz organ http://wemu.org en Vanessa Rubin and Don Braden swing soulfully http://wemu.org/post/vanessa-rubin-and-don-braden-swing-soulfully <p>Singer <strong>Vanessa Rubin</strong> and saxophonist <strong>Don Braden</strong> have been friends since the early 1980s.&nbsp; Nearly 30 years later they released their first CD together: <em>Full Circle</em>.&nbsp; This is a very soulful, blues-influenced session due in no small part guitarist <strong>Dave</strong> <strong>Stryker</strong>, organist <strong>Kyle Koehler</strong> and drummer <strong>Cecil Brooks III</strong> completing the ace band.&nbsp; <em>Full Circle</em> by <strong>Vanessa Rubin</strong> and <strong>Don Braden</strong> premieres this morning on <strong>89.1</strong> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 13:39:35 +0000 Linda Yohn 38855 at http://wemu.org Organist Chester "CT" Thompson Tops Sweet 16 http://wemu.org/post/organist-chester-ct-thompson-tops-sweet-16 <p>While many media outlets are putting 2012 "to bed" for the next month, WEMU hosts continue to discover exciting new music to keep you grooving in 2013.&nbsp; One of our recent discoveries is "Mixology" by veteran jazz organist Chester "CT" Thompson. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 22:14:58 +0000 Linda Yohn 23058 at http://wemu.org Organist Chester "CT" Thompson Tops Sweet 16