The second Radio Show Taping of «Live At Jazz, TX» with Mariachi Las Coronelas.
Jazz, TX has announced its first full season of Live at Jazz, TX, a new radio show with San Antonio’s NPR affiliate, Texas Public Radio (TPR). Following a successful pilot series in early 2017, Live at Jazz, TX will begin live-taping a full season of sixteen episodes on July 26, 2017. The show will feature Jazz, TX owner Doc Watkins and TPR radio host Nathan Cone along with special guests and will include an interview segment, audience Q&A, and plenty of music. Special guests will include Mariachis Las Coronelas, Sammy Miller and the Congregation, Rick Barroso, Aaron Prado, the King William Jazz Collective, NATIAO Latin Jazz, and the Dirty River Dixie Band, among others. The show will focus primarily on Texas Music and Texas Artists.
“I am so excited for this new series” said Doc Watkins, musician and owner of Jazz, TX. “Having a full season of sixteen episodes gives us the opportunity to showcase a broad spectrum of Texas music, including Jazz, Blues, Salsa, Mariachi, Texas Swing, and Big Band. TPR is a huge supporter of the local music and arts scene of San Antonio, we could not have teamed up with a better organization. We hope to begin syndicating the show Nationally within the first year.”
While the full music schedule has not yet been released, Watkins says the tapings will take place on Wednesday nights, starting July 26. Show time will be at 8:30 pm, and will carry the usual weeknight cover charge of $10.
Episode #3 will be August 16th with King William Jazz Collective.
Live at Jazz, TX will air on TPR’s 89.1 FM throughout South Texas every Saturday from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. starting September 16, 2017.