Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
It's Friday night. Time to unwind with our regular Friday night feature on This Just In.
The weekend has finally arrived.
The sun has set.
The evening sky has erupted.
Let's put controversy and provocative blogs aside for the rest of this work week and smooth our way into Saturday and Sunday, and this week…..Monday!
Tonight, more contemporary smooth sounds.
We open with Jeff Kashiwa. The saxman who was inspired by the great Stan Getz played with the Rippingtons from 1990-1999 before going solo.
This tune’s a natural tonight.
Next up, David Benoit, probably most famous for a Christmas song.
Musicianguide.com writes, “When Benoit was small, his parents bought a piano and placed it in his bedroom. When he was eight, he moved with his parents and two brothers to
Benoit continued playing as a sideman but also started banging out solo albums. He’s still going strong today. I think you'll enjoy this Latin-flavored number with some great sax work.
Drawing a blank?
Put him in, say....
Some pin stripes?
Wade Kergan of All Music Guide writes, " Born in
This is Williams' most recent recording, with special guest Dave Koz on sax.
Bernie Willams a polished pro on the guitar.
That’s it for this week.
Have a great holiday weekend.
We close with a track you’ve probably heard many times but may not be aware of the artist and/or title.
Enjoy Paul Hardcastle and “Serene.”