Upcoming Interview – The Manhattan Transfer

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We are happy to announce an upcoming interview with legendary vocal group, The Manhattan Transfer (Janis Siegel, Trist Curless, Cheryl Bentyne & Alan Paul), on Saturday, Feburary 11th, which will be featured in our documentary, This is This.  The band … Continued

Bruce Botnick Interview

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THIS IS THIS Documentary UPDATE! We just interviewed the iconic sound engineer/producer Bruce Botnick who -not everyone remembers, is behind the “Tale Spinnin’” album. Botnick has been influential to shaping rock and pop music since the mid-60s and he is … Continued

Peter Erskine on KCRW’s Rhythm Planet

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Listen to Peter Erskine chat with Tom Schnabel on KCRW’s Rhythm Planet.  Peter talks about the new Weather Report 4 CD set, as well as his time with Weather Report.   http://blogs.kcrw.com/rhythmplanet/show-141-weather-report-the-legendary-live-tapes-1978-1981/

Bernie Fromm Interview

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That “old road dog,” Bernie Fromm, sat down with the This is This crew for a revealing look at the mechanics of putting on a weather report show. Bernie, an old school sound man, equally adept at building a stage … Continued

Teen Town premieres on JazzTimes!

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Head over to Jazz Times facebook for an exclusive premiere of “Teen Town.” The track will appear on Weather Report’s new 4-disc collection, ‘The Legendary Live Tapes: 1978-1981,’ out this Friday on Legacy Recordings: http://jazztimes.com/articles/170475-excusive-premiere-weather-report-s-teen-town

Prince is a fan of Weather Report!

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Check out this article!  Prince loves WR!   http://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/nov/12/prince-interview-paisley-park-studios-minneapolis   “Well, I don’t think people learn technique any more. There are no great jazz-fusion bands. I grew up seeing Weather Report, and I don’t see anything remotely like that now. … Continued

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