Chet Baker
Reviews // 5 Articles

Chet Baker: In New York
18 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM

A defining figure of '50s West Coast jazz meets up with some defining figures of '50s East Coast jazz. And they make an adequate record out of it. No foolin' -- totally adequate!

Chet Baker: It Could Happen to You
16 Mar 2011 // 4:00 PM

This 2010 reissue of Baker's 1958 vocal album adds a few bonus tracks to a relatively minor recording. But as always with Baker, it's about a lot more than just the music at hand.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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