As you probably know, our very own Richard Steele is a big force in the jazz world. He likes to downplay it, but he's met some people and seen some things in his more than four decades in radio. Almost every time a name comes up, Richard has a story of interviewing them. So, when he told us he was being honored this weekend‚ by the Hyde Park Jazz Society,‚ we knew it was time‚ for him to dig through‚ his many photo albums to‚ find some gems. Here's‚ a few‚ that he‚ found that you might enjoy:
Richard will be honored for his contributions to the jazz community this Sunday night at 7:30 at Room 43 if you want to check it out.