‘The Signal’ is bold, personal and completely lucid audio art from Elizabeth Shepherd. It wouldn’t be overstating it at all to assert that this is the most important vocal jazz record of 2014.
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Leading by example, Wadada Leo Smith inspired Saft, Morris and Pandi to reach even deeper into themselves as well. Group improv like you’ve never heard it before.
There is no small amount of blasphemy going on here.
25 years in, Perelman shows no sign of slowing down or running out of ideas.
Remembering a drop-dead gorgeous tone poem that was so emblematic.
Webber laid bare her compositions, leaving it in a few, capable hands and in doing so, made them flourish.
A summit meeting of progressive jazz titans, themed around the Great Lakes.
He’s adding intriguing new layers to the age-old idea of blues singing.
Take everything else away, and Andy Bey’s vocal gift is revealed anew.
After eight long years away, Mark Elf isn’t creeping back into things.