Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
Music with a Capital "M": An Interview With Ethan Iverson of the Bad Plus
13 Sep 2016 // 9:00 PM
The Bad Plus may be known for their revisionist covers of pop songs, but pianist Ethan Iverson proudly reflects on jazz’s past and shares his hopes and fears about its future.
The Best Jazz of 2014
17 Dec 2014 // 9:10 PM
The skeptics who claim jazz is weaker than before simply aren't listening. As these 16 albums reveal, jazz remains on the cutting edge.
The Bad Plus: Inevitable Western
27 Oct 2014 // 9:02 PM
The gloriously varied piano trio returns to a program of all-original music, still mixing jazz, rock, classical, avant-garde, and you-name-it styles in a way that defies convention.
The Bad Plus: The Rite of Spring
10 Apr 2014 // 9:06 PM
The "power jazz" trio reinvents Stravinsky's avant-garde classic in a wholly new way. And darn if it doesn't sound fresh!