Monday, February 27 2012
The unique jazz guitarist talks about All We Are Saying -- his recent cover album of 16 John Lennon tunes -- as well as how the Beatles changed his life, and how back in the day, owning an instrument meant you were automatically in a band.
Sunday, September 14 2014
There are different ways to experience and to express joy. It can be celebratory, or quiet and introspective. Joy in Spite of Everything balances those poles of sound and style on what is one of the most successful jazz releases of the year.
Tuesday, April 17 2012
American guitarist Bill Frisell fronts a genre-shifting chamber septet on this overlooked smash, recorded in 2001 and now reissued.
Wednesday, November 17 2010
Guitarist extraordinaire Bill Frisell warms up his new record contract with a new trio to match. All is still well in his corner of jazz/Americana.
Thursday, May 7 2009
What the hell -- let’s appreciate some jazz.
Sunday, March 5 2006
Veteran drum legend teams up with jazz guitarist du jour to produce a quirky and fiercely non-commercial take on the art of duo improvisation.
Sunday, February 21 2010
Artist/producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats.
Monday, January 28 2008
Bill Frisell speaks slowly and calmly, like the Mr. Rogers of jazz. But all is not mellow in Mr. Frisell's Neighborhood. Just like his mercurial