Sarah Vaughan: I try to please the people! 1984 INTERVIEW

Today's Guest: Sarah Vaughan, jazz singer, “Lullaby of Birdland,” "April in Paris"   By Bob Andelman October 19, 1984 Sarah Vaughan sang at a lot of church and school functions before that fateful day in 1942 in Harlem at the Apollo Theater’s amateur hour. “That’s when I first got discovered. Billy Eckstine discovered me, and... Continue Reading →

Travel America’s deep south in I Am The Blues! VIDEO INTERVIEW

Today's Guest: Daniel Cross, documentary filmmaker, "I Am The Blues"     Watch this exclusive Mr. Media interview with Daniel Cross by clicking on the video player above!  Mr. Media is recorded live before a studio audience of blues fans who love the music but never thought about actually going to Louisiana or Mississippi to... Continue Reading →

Spinning with Casablanca Records co-founder Larry Harris! PODCAST INTERVIEW

  (UPDATE - Larry Harris died on December 18, 2017.) Everybody thinks their life story would make a good book. I’m here to tell you that’s not true. Larry Harris is not everybody. He’s 1970s records mogul Neil Bogart’s cousin—and a co-founder of legendary Casablanca Records—for heaven’s sake, and boy, does he have a great... Continue Reading →

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