Gary Burton
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles
//Columns

Singing the Low-Down, Down-Low Blues
10 Jul 2014 // 9:30 PM

Women in jazz can sing about their same-sex experiences, while men tend to stay deeply in the closet. Odd, considering the genre once embraced such dalliances.

Great Vibrations: An Interview with Gary Burton
10 Jun 2009 // 5:00 PM

Our jazz critic talks to Gary Burton about his reunion with Pat Metheny, about starting a "gentle" jazz-rock group, and that no one seems to know what a "vibraphone" really is.

//Reviews

Gary Burton: Next Generation
18 Apr 2005 // 6:00 PM

Another shiny-young group of over-polished jazz technicians from the vibes-master and former Berklee Professor. It sounds great, no doubt, but it can't improve on Burton's old, similar-sounding bands.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Fave Five: Alpine

// Sound Affects

"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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