Friday, May 31 2013
Chick Corea's performance with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra was the kickoff to the festival named after him, and a masterful evening.
Wednesday, May 22 2013
Shining have followed up its career-defining masterwork, Blackjazz, with the exuberant One One One, which takes its unparalleled sonic and places it within the framework of the pop album.
Tuesday, May 21 2013
The incomparable New Orleans trumpeter and BBQ master, Kermit Ruffins, returns next week with a brand new album perfectly entitled 'We Partyin' Traditional Style'.
Monday, May 20 2013
Jazz pianist Romain Collin explores the haunted terrains of his inner world on "The Calling".
Thursday, May 16 2013
Joshua Redman's album of ballads definitely has more to it than meets the ear.
Tuesday, April 30 2013
13 Degrees of Reality is a cerebral and ambitious album that greatly benefits from stylistic non-conformity.
Sunday, April 28 2013
Leave it to the prose for wherever the music goes.
Tuesday, April 16 2013
An avant-garde jazz supergroup sets up a peaceful trap, waiting for an unsuspecting listener to flip the switch.
Monday, April 15 2013
This record relaxes on your sofa and instead of asking you to grab it a beer on your way to the fridge, it offers to share those that it brought. It’s all give. It’s easy. When the hour grows late you might even ask it to stay a little longer. And when it’s time to part, you'll already be planning to do it again.
Wednesday, April 10 2013
A double-disc set that finds the jazz pianist jamming on a baroque organ in the 1970s (when else?).