Tuesday, Sept 20, 2022 – Echoes Program 2238B

Jan Hammer

Jan Hammer came to renown as the keyboardist with the fusion group, The Mahavishnu Orchestra. He went on to a string of solo albums and collaborations with artists like Jeff Beck, John Abercrombie, Neil Schon of Journey, and Al Di Meola. Then in 1984, he began composing the score for TV’s Miami Vice, one of the signature shows and themes of the 1980s.  He won several Grammy awards, got Emmy nominations that he probably should have won and was featured on the covers of Keyboard Magazine and others. It was a long journey for the Czechoslovakian born and raised keyboardist, who started out as a jazz musician. For most of this millennium, the keyboardist has been silentBut Jan Hammer is back, with a new solo album Seasons, Part 2. Jan Hammer casts back on his long and influential career on Echoes.

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 – Echoes Program 2238B
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Start Time

Group Name

Song Name

Album Name

First Half Hour

0:01:00 Eric Tingstad Ceremony of the Aurora Badlands
0:06:28 Al Di Meola Purple and Gold Elysium
0:12:22 Mary Fahl Beware of Darkness Can’t Get It Out of My Head
0:15:35 Sverre Knut Johansen Metahuman (Feat. Ståle Storløkken) Metahuman
0:18:54 Miranda Lee Richards It Was Given Echoes of the Dreamtime

Second Half Hour

0:30:00 Interview: Jan Hammer
0:42:36 Jan Hammer Oceans and Continents Seasons Pt. 2
0:48:14 Jan Hammer Miami: Night Seasons Pt. 1
0:52:38 Jan Hammer Codename Ruby Theme Seasons Pt. 2
0:55:17 Jan Hammer The Original Miami Vice Theme Miami Vice

Third Half Hour

1:01:00 Jeff Oster All That Matters Surrender
1:06:26 Mark Peters Golden Cloud Red Sunset Dream
1:11:23 Jay-Jay Johanson Scarecrow Opium
1:15:51 Mojave 3 Tomorrow’s Taken Ask Me Tomorrow
1:21:23 Rodrigo y Gabriela Weird Fishes Weird Fishes (Single)

Fourth Half Hour

1:30:00 Mike Oldfield Hergest Ridge Part One Hergest Ridge
1:38:05 MUNA Runner’s High MUNA
1:41:45 Bill Nelson Evening Star Electric Park The Dreamshire Chronicles
1:50:18 Jerry Folk sadsongwtf Castle Tapes
1:53:07 Tone Ranger Mágico Desert Rose


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