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Tuesday, August 28 2007

Joel Frahm: We Used to Dance

A young tenor saxophonist of emotional range, with Kenny Barron in rhythm that can't be improved on.


At 67, Herbie Hancock hasn’t lost a bit of his go-for-broke attitude

"Miles wanted to hear me. That set me free."


Thursday, August 23 2007

Akiko Tsuruga: Sweet and Funky

A young organist for Japan who swings for herself.


Wednesday, August 22 2007

Chris Byars: Photos in Black, White and Gray

Though the CD bears his name, saxophonist Byars allows his quartet to solo, at length, on each of the album’s eight tracks. This could be an asset, but the musicians sound like they’re wandering through each instrument, trying to grab inspiration from the air.


Friday, August 17 2007

Jazz drummer Max Roach dies


Monday, August 13 2007

A Desire to Make Sound: The Arrival of Creative Guitar God Nels Cline

The jazz guitarist -- with Wilco, his trios, or anyone else -- opens up a conversation about how to keep this music living.


Tuesday, August 7 2007

Jean Luc Ponty: The Acatama Experience

It is uplifting to hear modern jazz that is at once both easily accessible and startling creative.


Thursday, July 19 2007

Charles Mingus Sextet: Cornell 1964

A truly great band at a definitive moment in the music's history -- and never heard before.


Tuesday, July 17 2007

Another jazz ‘Trane arriving on his own terms


Somi: Red Soil in My Eyes (Capsule Reviews) [6.Jun.07]
Pat Martino: El Hombre (Reviews) [22.Apr.07]
Ornette finally gets props (Crazed by the Music) [19.Apr.07]
Robert Glasper: In My Element (Reviews) [11.Apr.07]
Miles Davis: Jazz at the Plaza (Reviews) [26.Feb.07]
Best Jazz of 2006 (Features) [10.Dec.06]
Miles Davis: Cool & Collected (Capsule Reviews) [14.Nov.06]
John Coltrane: Soultrane (Reviews) [14.Sep.06]
Pat Martino: Think Tank (Reviews) [11.Dec.03]
Fred Anderson: On the Run (Reviews) [12.Nov.01]
Pat Martino: Live at Yoshi’s (Reviews) [20.Jun.01]
Miles Davis: Milestones (Reviews) [16.Apr.01]
Miles Davis: Aura (Reviews) [31.Dec.94]
Miles Davis: Blue Miles (Reviews) [31.Dec.94]
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