Keith Jarrett’s ‘Hamburg ’72,’ with Charlie Haden and Paul Motian, bears witness to a talent in the process of exploding in many directions.
Electroacoustic musique concrète might not make for the most harmonious sound, but it can be so fascinating. Especially when Attilio Novellino, Saverio Rosi, Tim Barnes and Rob Mazurek pool their ideas together.
Andreas Varady’s Steely Dan remake begins with an approach out of the Wes Montgomery playbook. Then something interesting happens.
Evan Parker and John Edwards offered soul music for the spiritually minded during a very special performance at the Vortex.
With ‘All Purpose Music,’ the Virginia-based soul-funk-jazz quartet Butcher Brown shows why Nicholas Payton is so fired up about this band.
So, I wondered, what’s a nice girl like Carmela Rappazzo doing in a place like jazz?
Just two elite guitar players having fun with their immense talents, and it’s hard not to share in that fun as listeners.
We interview Nels Cline, who is set to release a guitar summit meeting with Julian Lage called ‘Room.’
The impromptu nature of this collaboration among free-jazz aces Andrew Barker, Paul Dunmall and Tim Dahl makes ‘Luddite’ great.
Delfeayo Marsalis undertakes his first full-length collaboration with father Ellis, but the star may just be drummer Marvin “Smitty” Smith.