Wayne Shorter
Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
News // 1 Articles

Wayne Shorter: Beyond the Sound Barrier
16 Jun 2005 // 5:00 PM

The third release from Shorter's acoustic quartet catches the band at its live best. In three new originals and a diverse selection of classical, film, and older music, the group plays with almost unparalleled democracy and drive. Wayne is back. Boy is he.

Footprints: The Life and Work of Wayne Shorter by Michelle Mercer
14 Feb 2005 // 6:00 PM

Dealing with abstract-thinking introverts is no easy task. There's always the pressure to glean conflict and drama from lives short on dramatic excess.


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.

Talking About Jazz (Again) and Appreciating Wayne Shorter
14 Jun 2010 // 3:00 AM

Wayne Shorter is the authentic item that aficionados savor, but whom virtually anyone with unpolluted ears can immediately appreciate.


Sax icon Wayne Shorter is an unconventional mentor
9 Jun 2009 // 12:11 AM

Like many others' first encounters with jazz icon Wayne Shorter, pianist Danilo Perez left bewildered. When he'd showed up to audition nearly 10 years ago, he

//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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