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Roots of Rhythm

Helen Jennings 2016
Presented by Helen Jennings
next on air Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am

A diverse mix of Blues, Roots & Jazz, classic and contemporary, with an emphasis on Australian new releases. Interviews, both local & international, are a major component, including ‘live to airs’.

Lots of news and views, with a weekly gig guide.

I love turning listeners onto the music that I love, and given the diversity of the mix, enjoy the feedback of their reactions. It could be classic New Orleans Jazz, or evocative blues piano; it could be a community choir, or some real low-down dirty rhythm; music that will lift your soul. Music chosen with passion that has sustained Roots of Rhythm for 30 years.

Upcoming Guests

Geoff Achison Wed 29 November

Gig Guide

Updated Tue 21 November 5:10pm
Highly Recommended ** +** Adrian Jackson's Blues Benefit " Give a shout for Adrian" SUN...   read more

Recent episodes

Wednesday 7 June 2017

Roots of Rhythm for Wednesday, 7 June 2017 Program Audio Story
John Fleming @ 9.30am, Sonny Landreth (US) @ 10am Playlist

Wednesday 31 May 2017

Roots of Rhythm for Wednesday, 31 May 2017 Program Audio Story
feat Geoff Achison @ 9.45am, Peter Baylor (Ultrafox) @ 10.15am & lots of new releases Playlist

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