Latin music http://wemu.org en Bettye LaVette again claims "Sweet 16" top spot http://wemu.org/post/bettye-lavette-again-claims-sweet-16-top-spot <p>As we WEMU hosts continue to be grateful to you, our listeners for your generous support, the new CD "Thankful 'N Thoughtful" by former Detroiter Bettye LaVette resonates with us.&nbsp; Her new disc was the most-played recording on WEMU from November 26th through December 1st.&nbsp; This week's "Sweet 16" is a fine cross-section of WEMU offerings from the modern-day boogie-woogie and roots music of pianist and singer Julian Fauth to the supremely soulful organ jazz sessions from home town hero, saxophonist Ben Jansson and the first-time appearance of west-coast jazz organ legend Chester "CT Tue, 04 Dec 2012 21:49:54 +0000 Linda Yohn 22741 at http://wemu.org Bettye LaVette again claims "Sweet 16" top spot Esperanza Spalding YouTube Video Thanking WEMU Listeners http://wemu.org/post/esperanza-spalding-youtube-video-thanking-wemu-listeners <p>When bassist, composer, vocalist and musical visionary Esperanza Spalding&#39;s CD, &quot;Radio Music Society&quot; first came out it was an immediate favorite of WEMU listeners and hosts.&nbsp; With her appearance at The Power Center on Thursday, June 21st for the Ann Arbor Summer Festival, the disc once again rose to the top.&nbsp;</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/4eeFPxu2JV0" width="560"></iframe></p><p><strong>WEMU &ldquo;SWEET SIXTEEN&rdquo; AIRPLAY June 11 to June 17, 2012:&nbsp;</strong></p> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 11:32:45 +0000 Linda Yohn 15402 at http://wemu.org Esperanza Spalding YouTube Video Thanking WEMU Listeners WEMU "Sweet Sixteen" March 12th through 18th http://wemu.org/post/wemu-sweet-sixteen-march-12th-through-18th <p align="center"><strong><u>WEMU Sweet Sixteen For The Week Of March 12 to March 18, 2012</u></strong></p><p align="center">These are the sixteen most played recordings on WEMU!</p> Mon, 19 Mar 2012 19:37:08 +0000 Linda Yohn 11277 at http://wemu.org WEMU "Sweet Sixteen" March 12th through 18th