James Janisse

veteran jazz and blues DJ

Guest/Host

Voice of "The World of Jazz" on Continental Airlines, and "Jazz Beat" on Copa Airlines; former on-air personality at KKJZ, formerly KLON (1992-2006)

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Fanatic! I hope you’ve been well and hitting all your marks. Lots of great music happening and more to look forward to. How cool is this, new Young Prisms and Guerilla Toss albums.

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