Critics can be fools, particularly in their own eyes. Here are five jazz discs from 2011 that should have been on my top ten list but slipped from view, then. It's not too late to dig them.
Fleetwood Mac: Tusk (Deluxe Edition)
The James Hunter Six: Hold On!
Elvis Costello's 'Detour: Live At Liverpool Philharmonic Hall Featuring Larkin Poe'
Ben Kenobi Returns in 'Star Wars #15'
Wild Nothing: Life of Pause
'Sun Ra: a Joyful Noise' and the Joy of Ra's Mythocracy
The Nebulas Are Not About Elitism, But About Giving a Platform to Good Sci-fi Stories
The X-Files: Season 10, Episode 4 - "Home Again"
"Co-presented by the World Music Institute, the 92Y hosted a rare and mesmerizing performance from India's violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam.