Articles tagged bill frisell

Bill Frisell: Guitar in the Space Age!

Space Cadet Frisell requests permission to come aboard.

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Kermit Driscoll - Reveille (video)

Don't call him just-a-bassist!

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Bill Frisell: Beautiful Dreamers

Guitarist extraordinaire Bill Frisell warms up his new record contract with a new trio to match. All is still well in his corner of jazz/Americana.

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Verse-Chorus-Verse: “Have a Little Faith in Me”

Artist/producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats.

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7 May 2009 // 10:00 PM

Bill Frisell Quartet: 7 April 2009 - Boulder, CO

What the hell -- let’s appreciate some jazz.

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Spectacle: Elvis Costello with Renée Fleming (Episode 9)

The silly red hat: it’s back. At first, when I see Elvis Costello wearing that questionable fashion choice once again atop his head while

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9 Dec 2008 // 9:00 PM

Jenny Scheinman: Crossing

The jazz/Americana/anything violinist creates a new set of riveting soundscapes.

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29 Oct 2008 // 11:00 PM

McCoy Tyner: Guitars

An overpolite meeting between a great jazz trio and batch of six-string slingers.

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Various Artists: Assemblage 1998-2008

Cryptogramophone's triumphant 2-CD retrospective is highly listenable, accessible, and immensely engaging. What is the opposite of under the radar? Cryptogramophone is headed there.

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Bill Frisell speaks slowly and calmly, like the Mr. Rogers of jazz. But all is not mellow in Mr. Frisell’s Neighborhood. Just like his

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18 Sep 2007 // 11:00 PM

Joe Henry: Civilians

A gorgeous feat of sonic story-telling from a songwriter deserving much wider recognition.

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Jack DeJohnette: The Elephant Sleeps But Still Remembers

Veteran drum legend teams up with jazz guitarist du jour to produce a quirky and fiercely non-commercial take on the art of duo improvisation.

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	Bill Frisell: East/West / Further East/Further West

A comprehensive and breathtaking tour of the musical world of today's most distinctive and singular guitarist.

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	Bill Frisell: The Intercontinentals

The course that Bill Frisell has taken since his 1997 album Nashville has proven vexing to many who were originally pulled in by the guitarist’s

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	Bill Frisell: Bill Frisell with Dave Holland and Elvin Jones

Bill Frisell is a jazz guitarist primarily by virtue of the influence of jazz guitar virtuoso Jim Hall; otherwise, Frisell is an amazing amalgam of

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	Bill Frisell: Selected Recordings: Rarum V

Just in case his quiet demeanor and general “nice guy-ness” don’t get the message across about guitarist Bill Frisell, how about this: On his

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29 Jan 2001 // 3:00 PM

	Bill Frisell: Blues Dream

Guitarist Bill Frisell can be best summed up with the southern adage “You just ain’t right!” In his 19-year career (which includes appearances on

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	Joey Baron with Arthur Blythe, Ron Carter, Bill Frisell: We’ll Soon Find Out

Drummer Joey Baron has recorded with folks as divergent as Laurie Anderson to Chet Baker, and was a member of Bill Frisell’s group until 1995.

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Bill Frisell: The Sweetest Punch (Songs of Costello)

Perhaps I am one of few people on earth that can honestly state they have been a long-time fan of both Elvis Costello and Burt

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//Mixed media

Notes, Hoaxes, and Jokes: Silkworm's 'Lifestyle' - "Ooh La La"

// Sound Affects

"Lifestyle's penultimate track eases the pace and finds fresh nuance and depth in a rock classic, as Silkworm offer their take on the Faces' "Ooh La La".

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