The Donny McCaslin Group performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival. Adam Kissick/NPR hide caption

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Newport Jazz Festival

Donny McCaslin Group, Live In Concert: Newport Jazz 2013 WBGO-FM

The saxophone slayer goes electro-funk, complete with fuzz-dub bass, analog synths and hard grooves.

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Note the message on Kevin Eubanks' cap: "Meet You at the Blue Room." It's a nice club in Kansas City, in the historic district where Count Basie, Lester Young and Mary Lou Williams used to play. Len Katz Photography hide caption

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Kevin Eubanks On JazzSet WBGO-FM

An amphitheater full of Motor City music lovers grooves with the Kevin Eubanks Band.

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Jim Hall Trio With Julian Lage, Live In Concert WBGO-FM

One of the finest guitar players in jazz history, still at it at 82, confabs with a young phenom.

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Wayne Shorter performs with Herbie Hancock at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Wayne Shorter Quartet With Herbie Hancock, Live In Concert

One of the most influential jazz composers of all time was joined by his quartet and an old friend.

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