The Adventist Podcast: Prohibition and Jazz

This episode of the Adventist Podcast explores the Adventist connections to the Prohibition movement and the contemporary jazz music of Eric Essix. Richard Rice, Ph.D., discusses his recent Spectrum article Tempered Enthusiasm: Adventists and the Temperance Movement. Alabama Jazz Hall of Famer Eric Essix discusses what has driven him to record over 20 albums as well as the connections between art, spirituality, his Adventist heritage and social justice.

Music included:

Sabbath Time (feat. Move Trio) Album: Move > Trio Released: 2015

Foot Soldiers Album: Evolution Released: 2013

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