Jack Dejohnette
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 10 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles

Celebrating the Groove: A Conversation with Jack DeJohnette
12 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM

With the Miles Español project still making waves, legendary drummer Jack DeJohnette sits down with PopMatters to talk about the genesis of the project, what's next for him, and why Miles once described his drumming as "a blind man falling upstairs."

The Best Jazz of 2009
14 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

This was a great year for melding innovation and tradition. The trend continues of piano trios playing boldly, creating a new language for this venerable jazz form. And other kinds of groups have been equally inventive, particularly in working through what it means to be a jazz group -- a notion that has evolved beyond trumpet-saxophone-piano-bass-drums.


Jack DeJohnette / Ravi Coltrane / Matthew Garrison: In Movement
7 Jun 2016 // 4:02 AM

One of the best jazz drummers teams up with the sons of one of the best saxophonists and bassists and delivers one of the best albums of the year, jazz or otherwise.

Jack DeJohnette: Made in Chicago
22 Mar 2015 // 9:04 PM

Modern jazz's legendary drummer Jack DeJohnette assembles a post-bop dream team from hell.


Man, am I old (or the day new age music got game)
12 Feb 2009 // 5:00 AM

Recently, new age music got a major dose of street cred courtesy of an unlikely source.

//Mixed media

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// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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