interviewed by Joe Dimino.
*The State of This City, a new album by the Myers Swingset, was released last week.
*Vewiser Dixon shares his plans for the Jazz District with The Kansas City Star.
*Tweet o’ the Week: 20sJazz- Bennie Moten was born today in Kansas City, Missouri in 1894. Considered the creator of the Kansas City sound, the pianist and bandleader began his recording career playing a regional interpretation of New Orleans jazz with a stomping beat.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)