Hugh Masekela is still a commanding yet gentle presence behind his brilliant flugelhorn.
Seventy-four years young, Syl Johnson is as dynamic a performer as ever.
Baltimore's Future Islands are embarking on their third European tour. They sat down to talk with PopMatters before their show in Dresden, Germany.
People pumped up their kicks to dance to Foster the People but, with only a short set, the opportunity barely presented itself.
A chilled out, inaugural summer evening in the park was led by Talib Kweli.
Thievery Corporation stayed true to form at their Brooklyn show, the public debut of their new album Culture of Fear.
Every year FitzGerald's puts on one of the finest festivals of American roots music in the country and the latest kicks off this Friday just outside Chicago.
Swervedriver deliver a sonically nutritious show at LA's Echoplex.
The outer orbits of jazz were well represented, and received, Saturday in Central Park as part of the Blue Note Jazz Festival.
New songs rolled out with self-assurance for the benefit of a dedicated audience.