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//Features

"Music Is More Than Just Notes": An Interview with Mino Cinélu
17 Feb 2015 // 9:20 PM

How does Mino Cinélu tell stories with percussion? Just ask Sting, Kate Bush, or Herbie Hancock.

"Rockit" Science: '80s Instrumental Pop in the Brave New (Digital) World
4 Apr 2010 // 5:00 PM

Herbie Hancock's 'Rockit' undeniably accelerated hip-hop's journey to mainstream prominence. "When the whole breakdancing thing started happening, 'Rockit' was the only song that any of us would ever, ever dance to."

//Reviews

Buddhism Wins and Crack Loses in 'Herbie Hancock: Possibilities'
16 Dec 2014 // 2:00 AM

Herbie Hancock's memoir shows us how possibilities in and of themselves can be fleeting, but their ripple effects can go on nearly forever.

Monterey Jazz Festival: 19 September 2014 (Photos)
1 Oct 2014 // 4:54 AM

The 57th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival shone bright as a beacon for a long-standing organization with a mission for musical outreach and jazz education.

//Blogs

List This! A Beginner's Guide to Blue Note Records
11 Jun 2014 // 4:03 AM

Blue Note, one of the foremost jazz record labels, is celebrating its 75th anniversary with a vinyl initiative, releasing highlights from its massive catalog over the course of two years. Here are some picks to get you started.

Herbie Hancock: 4 October 2013 - Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NY (Photos)
24 Oct 2013 // 7:00 AM

1973 was the year of Head Hunters, Herbie Hancock's seminal album. Forty years later, crowds are still loving "Chameleon", "Watermelon Man" and Hancock himself.

//News

Herbie Hancock’s vision of an International Jazz Day comes to fruition
30 Apr 2012 // 3:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — Have you started your International Jazz Day shopping yet? A global collaboration among the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Herbie

Herbie Hancock is hitting 70 on a high note
20 Jul 2010 // 6:00 AM

LOS ANGELES — When journalists ask Herbie Hancock which musicians he listens to, he thinks that they're expecting him to say Oscar Peterson and Chick Corea —

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Five Came Back' Is an Unusual and Seminal Suspenser

// Short Ends and Leader

"This film feels like a template for subsequent multi-character airplane-disaster and crash projects, all the way down to Lost.

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