Thursday, June 16 2005
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.
Monday, February 14 2005
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.
Sunday, December 12 2004
Tuesday, August 20 2002
Wednesday, June 11 2014
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.
Monday, June 14 2010
Wayne Shorter is the authentic item that aficionados savor, but whom virtually anyone with unpolluted ears can immediately appreciate.
Tuesday, June 9 2009
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