Rare recordings confirm Giuffre’s foresight as free jazz began racing to the edge.
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Some think Metheny is joking around, that he couldn’t possibly like “all of this noise.”
“Simon Says” is a freaky, funky mix of Glenn Miller and Ice-T.
It’s about more than mere individuals playing well, and this performance brings real meaning to the words “spiritual unity.”
This doesn’t often sound like big band music, as Fujii draws from every impulse at her disposal.
He passed on way back in 1993, but the earth – no … the universe – still misses him.
Gato Libre makes the difficult decision to go forward after the loss of a key member.
If you’re looking for a little ear expansion, Arto Lindsay’s your man.
2 is a blatant display of doom but not blatant display of chops, at least, not in the jazz sense of chops. It’s a temperament thing, and much of 2 moves at a glacial pace, and yet, the fury is all there. Slow motion death metal.
Anglo-American outside jazz achieve near-perfect symmetry and empathy when pianist John Escreet expands his trio with the great Evan Parker.