Sunday, June 19 2011
Billy Bang and Bill Cole have a few things in common other than a similar first name and untempered instruments.
Tuesday, April 19 2011
The more I think about the recently-deceased Billy Bang, the more I'm convinced his life is the kind of story someone should write a novel about. Except someone already did: Billy Bang did, and his novel was his life, and his life's story is articulated in his music. And his music lives on.
Wednesday, September 15 2010
What's the sound of a free jazz violinist seeking inner peace?