Tag Archives: Music

Smooth’s Podium Picks – US Figure Skating Championships 2019

This year’s Nationals has a dark cloud hanging over it with the sudden death of former pairs skater, John Coughlin. The former two-time US pairs champion committed suicide over the weekend. Coughlin was banned by US Figure Skating pending an … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Torontocast Begins Geo-Blocking Listeners in the United States

I, too, thought about hanging it up after 17 and a 1/2 years of broadcasting.  But decided not to.  That’s is exactly what corporate broadcasters want…less competition.  So, we’re not going anywhere, anytime soon.    Continue reading

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BREAKING: TorontoCast to implement a geoblock on US listeners January 12 due to SoundExchange royalty demands.

  Earlier this week, SoundExchange, the internet arm of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), sent a letter via email to TorontoCast administrators that the company was in violation of copyright laws in the US because of royalties. They … Continue reading

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#MeToo Movement Goes ‘Stir Crazy’ With Christmas Music Ban

Smooth Jazz and More will continue the tradition of playing the classic, “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” in it’s daily Christmas playlist. It would be downright lunacy not to! We’ll tell you why, but first a brief history of the song. … Continue reading

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Lots of events happening at our Website this Fall!

Greetings smooth jazz listeners!  Hope your summer was bright and festive.  We’re coming up on the fall months and the beginning of new events taking place. First is the return of “Smooth’s NFL Football Picks”.  Our annual series of predictions … Continue reading

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New changes to our website!

Our website was in need of an adjustment.  So if you visited smoothjazzandmore.com, you’ll noticed we’ve made some major changes.  We did a complete overhaul, with a couple of new web pages. The first is the “Featured Artist”.  We began in … Continue reading

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April means JAM, also Paula Atherton is our Featured Artist of the Month!

It’s no “April Fool’s” joke. Jazz Appreciation Month returns to our airwaves! Our daily playlist includes some of the legends of jazz music, including Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and many more. This is the 8th year … Continue reading

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