KFAI is mourning the passing of Bill Cottman, who left town on Sunday, December 5th, 2021. Cottman has co-hosted with his family on the Saturday morning program, Mostly Jazz for over 25 years, leaving behind a spirit and legacy of community engagement in the arts through his work with multiple non-profit organizations and artist collectives in the Twin Cities
On Saturday, December 11th, Mostly Jazz will be hosted by Bill’s daughter, Kenna Cottman, and beloved colleague Janis Lane-Ewart. They will honor Bill by selecting his personal favorite selections, and will also take requests in memory of Bill through the phone line. Be sure to tune-in Saturday, 9-11am, and request a “Bill” song by calling the studio line, 612-341-0980.
We love you Bill, and thank you for your service.