WZUM Community News/Jazz Central is a new series on the Pittsburgh Jazz Channel. You may have heard the first one with Janis Burley Wilson of the August Wilson African American Cultural Center. Next up is Antonio Croes, the Pittsburgh pianist, who talks about how a visit to NYC’s Village Vanguard changed his musical path. Stay tuned. Suzanne Rideout of Kente Arts Alliance is also on deck.
This week’s episode of The Soul Show features 2023 music from Rasheed Ali, creator of the long-running “1968” series. It all started with a high school history project he prepared during that tumultuous period in American history.