Kurt Elling
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The Best Jazz of 2011
7 Dec 2011 // 3:00 PM

Jazz is ready to go just about anywhere these days, and our list this year travels a good distance from free playing to fusion, controlled singing to daring solo piano.


Kurt Elling: 1619 Broadway, The Brill Building Project
10 Dec 2012 // 4:03 PM

Our most impressive jazz singer gets at a wide variety of songs from the '50s through the '70s, with massively mixed results.

Kurt Elling: The Gate
13 Mar 2011 // 5:00 PM

The premiere male jazz vocalist, in his prime and handling both jazz and pop material with aplomb.


Kurt Elling takes on a classic jazz album
16 Apr 2009 // 11:57 PM

Kurt Elling can't remember when he first heard "John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman," the iconic 1963 album in which the exploratory saxophonist and bedroom balladeer created

//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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