Fascinating Rhythms

On Mon from 06:30 am EST to 08:30 am EST
With: Kathy G
Ella and Marilyn


I’ll be playing lots of soulful, jazzy, bluesy stuff – along with whatever else I think will get you (and me!) up and moving on a Monday morning.

What you’ll hear in the Audio Archive links below:

March 19 – Celebrating the last day of winter with a breezy collection of songs about spring, plus songs by artists that put Kathy G in a sunny spring mood: Blossom Dearie, Nina Simone, Elton John, Caro Emerald, Bobby Short, Dianne Reeves, and more. 
March 12
– Three of Kathy G’s favorite singer-songwriters headline this morning’s show:  Sara Bareilles, Carole King, and Aretha Franklin. You’ll hear songs released from as early as 1966, to just a couple of years ago.
March 5 – Stevie Ray Vaughan’s guitar inspired this Fascinating Rhythms show, featuring Lead Belly, Bonnie Raitt, Elmore James, Muddy Waters and, of course, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble.
February 26 – Join me at the Newport Jazz Festival (1957, 1958) this morning. Ella Fitzgerald, Carmen McRae, Billie Holiday, and Mahalia Jackson are all featured in this powerful Fascinating Rhythms line-up.
February 19 –
A very special Presidents’ Day with Kathy G and a wide variety of artists, including Johnny Cash, The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Sam Cooke, Catherine Russell, Esperanza Spaulding, The Rolling Stones, and….