Read more about each artist featured on Audiogon’s Wake Up Your Ears Sampler in this category.

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Audiogon’s HDTracks Sampler Re-Released!

On April 4, 2014

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For a limited time only, get your ears on this exclusive sampler from Audiogon and HDTracks.  15 Hi-Res songs, all produced by Chesky Records, all guaranteed to blow your hair back for only $4.98. Each hand-selected track was carefully chosen to showcase the unique facets of your high-end system – from the blackest blacks to […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – John Hammond

On August 1, 2013

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  About John Hammond This week’s Featured Artist from our Wake Up Your Ears sampler is John Hammond.  From coffeehouses to concert halls, festivals and beyond, John Hammond has spent forty years entertaining blues, folk and rock audiences around the world, performing intense solo-acoustic blues.  A Grammy Award winner and four time nominee, Hammond is […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – Louise Rogers

On July 26, 2013

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  About Louise Rogers This week’s Featured Artist from our Wake Up Your Ears sampler is Louise Rogers.  Since arriving in New York City in 1997, Ms. Rogers has appeared on stage with jazz greats Clark Terry, Tito Puente, Al Grey, New York Voices (including subbing for the soprano,) Jon Faddis, Lionel Hampton, Jackie and […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – Seamus Blake, Ari Hoenig, Mike Moreno, and Sam Yahel

On July 18, 2013

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  About Seamus Blake, Ari Hoenig, Mike Moreno, and Sam Yahel Returning anew to the original record, it’s fascinating to re-discover how provocative Pink Floyd’s classic remains, and to hear how well this quartet’s collective interplay served that music.  And how beautifully Sam Yahel’s organ-while not the dominant voice, surely a prominent presence-sets the aesthetic […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – The Larry Coryell Organ Trio

On June 27, 2013

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  About The Larry Coryell Organ Trio This week’s Featured Artist from our Wake Up Your Ears sampler is The Larry Coryell Organ Trio.  Larry Coryell was born April 2, 1943 in Galveston, Texas.  As a child he studied and played piano, switching to guitar (acoustic and then electric) in his teens.  After studying journalism […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – Jen Chapin

On June 20, 2013

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  About Jen Chapin This week’s Featured Artist from our Wake Up Your Ears sampler is Jen Chapin.  Her music is urban folk — story songs that search for community and shared meaning, powered by the funk, soul and improvisation of the city.  Critics have hailed her work on her albums Linger (2004) and Ready […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – Dr. Chesky

On May 28, 2013

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  About Dr. Chesky This week’s Featured Artist from our Wake Up Your Ears sampler is Dr. Chesky.  Jazz musician and recording engineer, David Chesky, presents tracks of strange music and sound effects created especially for the 5.1 Surround Sound system, magnifying the tones of everyday life for a greater appreciation of the amazing sonance […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – Lenny White, Jamey Haddad, and Mark Sherman

On May 21, 2013

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  About Lenny White, Jamey Haddad, and Mark Sherman Lenny White, the drummer from Return to Forever, joins Jamey Haddad – one of the most sought-out world percussionists – and trained classical percussionist Mark Sherman for the ultimate and most unique drum and percussion session ever recorded.  Funk meets world, meets classical!   Featured Track […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – Wycliffe Gordon

On May 14, 2013

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  About Wycliffe Gordon This week’s Featured Artist from our Wake Up Your Ears sampler is Wycliffe Gordon.  He enjoys an extraordinary career as a performer, conductor, composer, arranger, and educator, receiving high praise from audiences and critics alike.  Gordon tours the world performing hard-swinging, straight-ahead jazz for audiences ranging from heads of state to […]

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Featured Sampler Artist – CC Coletti

On May 7, 2013

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  About CC Coletti This week’s Featured Artist from our Wake Up Your Ears sampler is CC Coletti.  Born in Morristown NJ, she grew up on Woodstock Lane in Branchburg, NJ and still resides there.  CC started singing and creating music at a young age.  She has been a staple on the New Jersey Rock […]

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