Thursday, August 27 2009
On the eve of his third Blue Note release, Double Booked, jazz pianist Robert Glasper discusses his stylistic bifurcation, MC skills, and -- inevitably -- Michael Jackson's legacy.
Monday, December 10 2007
In spite of the perception of jazz as an increasingly niche market, the year's best show a style of music that remains ever youthful in its exploration of new territories, expanding its diversity and range of expression.
Wednesday, October 1 2014
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.
Monday, October 12 2009
The new generation jazz pianist leads his trio and an expanded group on twin programs with twin results.
Wednesday, April 11 2007
A genuinely new sound for a jazz trio -- swing plus hip-hop brings something powerfully new.
Wednesday, November 2 2005
This second issue by a very highly talented young pianist seems to have been let down at the planning stage. He deserves better.
Monday, October 8 2012
Robert Glasper remixes the tune "Letter to Hermione" from his latest record, releasing this week via Blue Note, Black Radio Recovered: The Remix EP.
Monday, August 31 2009
30 August 2009 - Le Poisson Rouge, New York / Word and Pictures by Thomas Hauner