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Modern jazz music on the radio

Modern jazz is a genre that has evolved from its traditional jazz roots and incorporates various styles of music, including rock, funk, and world music. It is characterized by its unique sound, rhythmic complexity, and improvisation. Some of the most popular modern jazz artists include Kamasi Washington, Robert Glasper, Snarky Puppy, Esperanza Spalding, and Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah. These artists have pushed the boundaries of jazz, incorporating electronic sounds, hip hop beats, and soulful vocals to create a new sound that appeals to a wider audience.

There are many radio stations that play modern jazz music, including Jazz FM, WBGO Jazz 88.3, KJAZZ 88.1, WWOZ 90.7, and Jazz24. These stations feature a variety of modern jazz artists, from established musicians to up-and-coming artists. Many of these stations also feature interviews with jazz musicians, as well as live performances and special events. With its unique sound and diverse range of artists, modern jazz continues to captivate audiences around the world.