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Sunday, January 1 2012

The Best Hopes to Break Out in 2012

The year ahead looks to be an exciting one with the emergence of wealth of great new music waiting in the wings. Will Alabama Shakes be the toast of 2012? Will 2012 be a banner year for forward-thinking hip-hop and R&B? And let's not forget all the great new bands expected to break big in 2012.


Columns

Tuesday, March 18 2014

Is Blue Note Records on the Rise, Again?

One of the great treasures of jazz's past, the Blue Note record label, seems to be enjoying a new golden age. Here are two reasons why.


Reviews

Wednesday, March 19 2014

Ambrose Akinmusire: The Imagined Savior Is Far Easier to Paint

Our most impressive new trumpet voice keep evolving -- brilliantly.


Tuesday, April 5 2011

Ambrose Akinmusire: When the Heart Emerges Glistening

The Blue Note debut of a deeply original trumpeter, this disc is one to rave about, one to push on your friends.


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