Monday, January 19 2015
Grammy nominations in jazz are rarely adventurous and usually confusing. Yet this year's slate is intriguing.
Tuesday, December 16 2014
The most compelling electronic music of 2014 could be found in thoughtful experimentation and dancefloor-ready fun. But the ones who led the way tended to be pioneers who made their reputations doing just that.
Tuesday, November 25 2014
With an astonishing lead single and an enveloping album besides, the Manchester producer offers the most vivid expression of his ghostly, brooding vision yet.
Monday, November 24 2014
The audio version of British producer Bonobo's latest concert video carries far less value than the DVD and fails to provide a worthwhile supplement to the studio albums.
Friday, November 21 2014
A rare saxophonist who is comfortable playing baritone, tenor and soprano records an album that is, simply, beautiful.
Monday, November 17 2014
Arca invites you to come along for the ride into the netherworld of the self, and those who do may feel alternately exhausted and exhilarated.
The Swedish duo explores the protagonist's journey through the post-war torn landscape in a soundtrack for an imaginary film.
Friday, November 14 2014
A beautifully balanced group, including Steve Wilson on saxophones, Jay Anderson on bass, and Lewis Nash on drums.
Tuesday, November 11 2014
Jazz saxophonist Darius Jones has composed before, but you’ve never heard him make anything like this.
Monday, November 10 2014
James Muschler, drummer for EDM and dubstep infused jazz trio Moon Hooch, discusses his group's new record, being shut down by the cops, and finding happiness in jazz.