Alex Cline
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Jazz of 2009
14 Dec 2009 // 3:00 PM

This was a great year for melding innovation and tradition. The trend continues of piano trios playing boldly, creating a new language for this venerable jazz form. And other kinds of groups have been equally inventive, particularly in working through what it means to be a jazz group -- a notion that has evolved beyond trumpet-saxophone-piano-bass-drums.

Mirror Twins: Conversations with Nels and Alex Cline
24 Feb 2009 // 2:00 PM

Although their careers have some similarities, the twin composers and songwriters aren't as similar as it seems, covering everything from the monastic to the chaotic.

//Reviews

Nels Cline: Coward / Alex Cline: Continuation
17 Mar 2009 // 4:00 PM

The drum-and-guitar playing brothers release simultaneous solo projects on the great West Coast jazz label.

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

READ the article