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Part 3: From Porcupine Tree to Wye Oak
26 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

Slipped Discs continues with Norwegian electro pop, lots of Scottish pop goodness, two rock institutions, a Soviet born chanteuse and many more. All records that missed our top 60 list last year.

The Best Jazz of 2009
14 Dec 2009 // 4:00 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.

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Allen Toussaint: The Bright Mississippi
29 Apr 2009 // 5:00 PM

A storied delta pianist makes an album of classic New Orleans tunes, and it may be the best jazz of 2009.

//Blogs

12 Essential Performances from the Piano "Professors" of New Orleans
5 Jun 2014 // 4:00 AM

A dozen jams from great Crescent City keyboardists, past and present, and something extra.

RBMA - A Night of Round Robin Duets (Photos) & Conversation with D'Angelo (Video)
29 May 2014 // 6:00 AM

The Red Bull Music Academy brings unique performances, parties and conversations to New York for a full month since last May. Enjoy photos from the Round Robin and video from a conversation with D'Angelo.

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Double Take: 'The French Connection' (1971)

// Short Ends and Leader

"You pick your feet in Poughkeepsie, and we pick The French Connection for Double Take #18.

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