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{{Radio station
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| image = [[File:JazzNationRadio108.5-GTAIV-logo.png|100px]]
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| genre = Bebop, hard bop, big band, free jazz
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| games = [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]
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| djs  = [[Roy Haynes]]
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'''Jazz Nation Radio 108.5''' is a classic jazz radio station that appears in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and is hosted by jazz musician [[Roy Haynes]]. Both JNR and [[Fusion FM]] are among the first jazz radio stations to appear in a [[Grand Theft Auto]] game. In [[GTA IV Episodes|Episodes from Liberty City]], JNR, Fusion FM and [[The Journey]] are replaced with one station, [[Self-Actualization FM]].
 
'''Jazz Nation Radio 108.5''' is a classic jazz radio station that appears in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and is hosted by jazz musician [[Roy Haynes]]. Both JNR and [[Fusion FM]] are among the first jazz radio stations to appear in a [[Grand Theft Auto]] game. In [[GTA IV Episodes|Episodes from Liberty City]], JNR, Fusion FM and [[The Journey]] are replaced with one station, [[Self-Actualization FM]].
  
== Tracklist ==
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'''DJ''': [[Roy Haynes]]
[[File:JazzNationRadio108.5-GTAIV-advert.jpg|thumb|Advertisement.]]
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* [[wp:Count Basie|Count Basie]] - "[[wp:April in Paris (song)|April in Paris]]" (1955)
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*[[wp:Chet Baker|Chet Baker]] - "Let's Get Lost" (1964)
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* [[wp:John Coltrane|John Coltrane]] - "[[wp:Giant Steps|Giant Steps]]" (1960)
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* [[wp:Art Blakey|Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers]] - "Moanin'" (1958)
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* [[wp:Miles Davis|Miles Davis]] - "Move" (1958)
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* [[wp:Charlie Parker|Charlie Parker]] - "[[wp:Night and Day (song)|Night and Day]]" (1957)
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* [[wp:Roy Haynes|Roy Haynes]] - "Snap Crackle" (1962)
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* [[wp:Sonny Rollins|Sonny Rollins]] - "[[wp:St. Thomas (song)|St. Thomas]]" (1956)
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*[[wp:Dizzy Gillespie|Dizzy Gillespie]] - "Whisper Not (Big Band)" (1957)
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* [[wp:Duke Ellington|Duke Ellington]] - "[[wp:Take the "A" Train|Take The 'A' Train]]" (1941)
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'''Genre''': [[wp:Bebop|bebop]], [[wp:Hard bop|hard bop]], [[wp:Big band|big band]], [[wp:Free jazz|free jazz]]
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===Tracklist===
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[[File:JazzNationRadio108.5-GTAIV-advert.jpg|thumb|Advertisement.]]
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* [[wp:Count Basie|Count Basie]] - "[[wp:April in Paris (song)|April in Paris]]" ''(1955)''
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* [[wp:Chet Baker|Chet Baker]] - "Let's Get Lost" ''(1964)''
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* [[wp:John Coltrane|John Coltrane]] - "[[wp:Giant Steps|Giant Steps]]" ''(1960)''
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* [[wp:Art Blakey|Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers]] - "[[wp:Moanin' (song)|Moanin']]" ''(1958)''
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* [[wp:Miles Davis|Miles Davis]] - "Move" ''(1958)''
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* [[wp:Charlie Parker|Charlie Parker]] - "[[wp:Night and Day (song)|Night and Day]]" ''(1957)''
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* [[wp:Roy Haynes|Roy Haynes]] - "Snap Crackle" ''(1962)''
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* [[wp:Sonny Rollins|Sonny Rollins]] - "[[wp:St. Thomas (song)|St. Thomas]]" ''(1956)''
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* [[wp:Dizzy Gillespie|Dizzy Gillespie]] - "[[wp:Whisper Not (song)|Whisper Not (Big Band)]]" ''(1957)''
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* [[wp:Duke Ellington|Duke Ellington]] - "[[wp:Take the "A" Train|Take The 'A' Train]]" ''(1941)''
  
 
== Trivia ==
 
== Trivia ==
 
*If you turn to this station with [[Jimmy Pegorino]], [[Phil Bell]], or [[Ray Boccino]] present in the car, they will comment positively, implying that this and Fusion FM are their favorite radio stations.
 
*If you turn to this station with [[Jimmy Pegorino]], [[Phil Bell]], or [[Ray Boccino]] present in the car, they will comment positively, implying that this and Fusion FM are their favorite radio stations.
*The "american.gxt" data file in [[The Lost and Damned]] lists a jazz standard, [[wp:Billie Holiday|Billie Holiday]] - "[[wp:Fine and Mellow (song)|Fine and Mellow]]" (1939), hinting that JNR was planned, but dropped, as one of the radio stations to be updated by downloadable content.
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*The "american.gxt" data file in [[The Lost and Damned]] lists a jazz standard, [[wp:Billie Holiday|Billie Holiday]] - "[[wp:Fine and Mellow (song)|Fine and Mellow]]" ''(1939)'', hinting that JNR was planned, but dropped, as one of the radio stations to be updated by downloadable content.
*An advertisement for JNR says that it's at the "end of the dial", however it's not true since there's a station ([[K109]]) that has higher frequency than it.
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*An advertisement for JNR says that it's at the "end of the dial", however it's not true since there's a station ([[K109 The Studio|K109]]) that has higher frequency than it.
*In the USA, FM radio broadcasts between 87.8 and 108.0 MHz, making 108.5 outside the permitted frequency range. This may be deliberate, or it could be a mistake.
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*In the USA, FM radio broadcasts between 87.8 and 108.0 MHz, making 108.5 outside the permitted frequency range.
 
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== See also ==
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* [[Radio Espantoso]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]] that plays Latin Jazz.
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==External link==
 
==External link==

Latest revision as of 18:18, 16 December 2013

Radio Station
Jazz Nation Radio 108.5
JazzNationRadio108.5-GTAIV-logo.png
Genre: Bebop, hard bop, big band, free jazz
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto IV
DJ(s): Roy Haynes

Jazz Nation Radio 108.5 is a classic jazz radio station that appears in Grand Theft Auto IV and is hosted by jazz musician Roy Haynes. Both JNR and Fusion FM are among the first jazz radio stations to appear in a Grand Theft Auto game. In Episodes from Liberty City, JNR, Fusion FM and The Journey are replaced with one station, Self-Actualization FM.

DJ: Roy Haynes

Genre: bebop, hard bop, big band, free jazz

Tracklist

Advertisement.

Trivia

  • If you turn to this station with Jimmy Pegorino, Phil Bell, or Ray Boccino present in the car, they will comment positively, implying that this and Fusion FM are their favorite radio stations.
  • The "american.gxt" data file in The Lost and Damned lists a jazz standard, Billie Holiday - "Fine and Mellow" (1939), hinting that JNR was planned, but dropped, as one of the radio stations to be updated by downloadable content.
  • An advertisement for JNR says that it's at the "end of the dial", however it's not true since there's a station (K109) that has higher frequency than it.
  • In the USA, FM radio broadcasts between 87.8 and 108.0 MHz, making 108.5 outside the permitted frequency range.

External link