Ornette Coleman
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Spontaneous and Passionate Invention
26 Sep 2007 // 5:00 PM

Ornette Coleman's free jazz was an American variant on the means and methods of Europe's Situationists.

Best Jazz of 2006
10 Dec 2006 // 2:00 PM

Will Layman's list of the year's best jazz records, a hearty baker's dozen, includes iconoclasts, eccentrics, avant-gardists, and some downright swingers.


Ornette Coleman: Something Else
8 Sep 2011 // 4:00 PM

The very first album by a revolutionary jazz saxophonist: an insurrection simmering below the surface.


List This! A Beginner's Guide to Blue Note Records
11 Jun 2014 // 3:03 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.

//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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