Bill McHenry
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The Best Jazz of 2012
12 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM

Jazz today remains the music that stays alive through a remarkable alchemy. On this list, traditions that go back to the jazz roots co-exist with modern pop tunes, and the avant-garde edges of the music blend in fluid ease with tonal beauty.


A Tale of Two (Too Unsung) Tenors -- Saxophone Tenors, That Is
23 Oct 2012 // 6:20 PM

Bill McHenry and Michael Blake are both tenor saxophonists in their 40s who play with imagination beyond convention—and ought to be known more widely. October brings brilliant recordings from both.


Bill McHenry: La Peur Du Vide
7 Feb 2013 // 5:01 PM

La Peur Du Vide doesn't fear the void, nor does it plunge headlong into it.

//Mixed media

Notes, Hoaxes, and Jokes: Silkworm's 'Lifestyle' - "Ooh La La"

// Sound Affects

"Lifestyle's penultimate track eases the pace and finds fresh nuance and depth in a rock classic, as Silkworm offer their take on the Faces' "Ooh La La".

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