Joe Bev Travels to the 1970s for A Funk-O-Rama Special

The Joe Bev Hour is six different different shows per week--syndicated worldwide--on Dream Stream Radio, Sound Stages Radio, WHRO-Norfolk, The 1920s Radio Network, Toon Radio, Radio Book Channel, Pawling Public Radio, Radio New Zealand, WGTD, more.
Joe Bev's Funk-O-Rama pays tribute to 70s jazz-rock fusion.
Joe Bev's Funk-O-Rama pays tribute to 70s jazz-rock fusion.
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NANUET, N.Y. - March 11, 2014 - PRLog -- The Jazz-O-Rama Hour
A Funk-O-Rama Fusion Special

Host Joe Bev goes back in time to the 1970s, with the help of Bobby Moog (Lorie Kellogg) and Mr. Jazzbo (Joe Bev) for an unusual hour of jazz-rock fusion LP cuts, including:

1. Rockin' in Rhythm - Weather Report (1980)
2. Birds of Fire - Mahavishnu Orchestra (1973)
3. Sofistifunk - Return To Forever (1975)
4. Teen Town - Weather Report (1977)
5. River People - Weather Report (1978)
6. Put It Where You Want It - The Crusaders (1972)
7. Sorceress - Return to Forever (1976)
8. Cucumber Slumber - Weather Report (1974)
9. Some Skunk Funk - The Brecker Brothers (1975)
10. Pixiland Rag - Chick Corea (1975)

The Jazz-O-Rama Hour is Joe Bev's weekly program of classic jazz, usually on remastered 78 RPM records and sometimes early LP cuts. The hour is a history lesson in jazz, spanning the 1920s to 1970s.

The Jazz-O-Rama Hour is just one of six unique weekly hours under the collective title The Joe Bev Hour, which airs on radio stations worldwide and is streamed and podcast online. More more information, go to

Joe Bevilacqua, also known as Joe Bev, is primarily known as a radio theater dramatist. However, his career has taken him into every aspect of show business, including stage, film and television, as a producer, director, writer, actor, and even cartoonist. though Blackstone Audio he is releasing hundreds of hours of audio documentaries, comedies, dramas, autobiographies and more.

Not content to hide behind his microphone, Bevilacqua will be seen acting in the upcoming feature films: The Better Angels directed A.J. Edwards, The Fly Room directed by Alexis Gambis, Cold in July directed by Jim Mickle, and Hits directed by David Cross. He can be seen as British General Bernard Montgomery for the upcoming History Channel series, among television other roles. Bevilacqua also tours as Bud Abbott to Bob Greenberg's Lou Costello and has authored a number of books, including Daws Butler, Characters Actor and Uncle Dunkle and Donnie. Bevilacqua is the recipient of many awards include the 2013 Kean University Distinguished Alumni Award, a 2001 and 2007 New York Festivals Awards, and a 2004 National Federation of Community Broadcasters Award.

Other editions of this week's The Joe Bev Hour including:

The Comedy-O-Rama Hour
Camp Waterlogg: Beluga Battles

The Joe Bev Experience
Abbott and Costello in the Catskills

Cartoon Carnival
Ray Campi Part 3 / Moe Howard

The Joe Bev Audio Theater
Son of Harpo Speaks chapter 2 by Bill Marx
Uncle Dunkle's Umbrella, Tire and Jalopy by Daws Butler and Joe Bev

The Joe Bev Hour Sunday Edition
The Joe Bev Audio Theater
"The Mystery of the Creepy Hack Writer" by Joe Bevilacqua
"Arise from the Angry Seas"
Chapter 1 of Ancient Rising by JC Del La Torre & "The Little Stone Bird" by Pedro Pablo Sacristan

VIDEO of Weather Report Live on NBC's Midnight Special in 1977:

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