Sam Wisman

Sam Wisman is a full time drummer/percussionist and versatile fixture in Kansas City’s thriving creative music scene. As a volunteer and programmer at KKFI for over 10 years, he loves to finding new ways to help out around the station. On his show, he spins everything from early Ellington & Basie to classic Blue Note & Prestige, modern mainstream to avant-guard jazz by local and international artists. He has interviewed such artists as Max Weinberg, Fred Hersch, Brian Blade, Francois Rabbath, Ben Allison, Ted Nash, Josh Nelson, Elliot Zigmund, Roger Rosenberg, Christian Howes and many local and touring musicians.