Tony Luisi

Electronic music, NFL Films, and all that jazz On this program we pay tribute to jazz pianist, composer and Philadelphia studio owner Tony Luisi. Tony Luisi overcame significant health issues to become an essential part of the Philadelphia Sound as a jazz musician, studio owner, composer and arranger. He experimented early on with electronic musicContinue reading “Tony Luisi”

David Plaut

On this program we talk NFL Films from the 70’s and beyond with producer David Plaut. Run by Ed and Steve Sabol, NFL Films provided a combination of music and image that promoted the NFL with weekly highlights and magazine programs, and eventually an entire network, as they continue to document every moment of everyContinue reading “David Plaut”

Phil Spieller

On this program we discuss the heyday of NFL Films in the 60s and 70s with their Music Director Phil Spieller. NFL Films was run by Ed Sabol, and later his son, Steve Sabol. They documented the National Football League with a style that developed into a mix of slow motion footage and dramatic music,Continue reading “Phil Spieller”