Thursday, January 19 2012
Nineteen choice tracks from a live week at New York’s Blue Note -- a loose tribute to pianist Bill Evans
Tuesday, December 6 2011
2008's State of Nature was no fluke – Stanley Jordan is back in business, full swing.
Monday, November 14 2011
He may be 61, and he may have a new kidney, but David S. Ware continues to run over people's expectations with every new project.
Sunday, November 6 2011
Still early in his career, saxophonist Greg Ward has cranked out a fully realized sophomore album.
Tuesday, November 1 2011
Kef is postmodern chamber jazz that swings proficiently with an always-apparent – and quite convincing – Eastern vibe.
Sunday, October 30 2011
Ron Carter's Great Big Band is one of those mixed bags that ends up being a full blessing.
Tuesday, October 25 2011
Satoko Fujii releases three new albums with three different groups. As expected, it's three different kinds of music. What's surprising is how good they all manage to be in their own right.
Monday, October 24 2011
A consistent amount of grace often leads to a uni-directional work, as with Greg Reitan's Daybreak.
Monday, October 17 2011
A rather moving pop record with guest turns from Benmont Tench and Andy Summers.
Wednesday, October 12 2011
Live at the Lizard Lounge, which was recorded earlier this year at a Boston-area hometown show, has an amazing soundtrack but a rather underwhelming video to accompany it.