Host Rod Lucas has been playing
Smooth Jazz on British radio since 1971 (BBC Radio Medway/Kent)
starting at the tender age of 15. In those early 70's Rod
featured people like Milt Jackson, Stanley Turrentine, Hubert
Laws, George Benson, Herbie Hancock, Cal Tjader, Erroll Garner,
Ramsey Lewis, Sergio Santos Mendes & Donald Byrd.
featured material from Spanish Flamenco guitarists including Paco de Lucia Luiz Bonfa. Latin singers too, like Maria Helena
Toledo. Herb Alpert added to the whole feel of Smooth Jazz in
those days with Rod in early 70's.