Last night the multiple stages of Global Fest played host to more strong female headliners than ever before. This was deservedly a point of pride for the event's co-producers. Earth Mother energy was so pervasive in this year's lineup that even most of bands led by men had the wisdom to include wome ... More >>
These are the 10 best jazz shows in NYC this week.
Glen Campbell w/Instant People Town Hall Saturday, January 7 Better than: Not getting to say farewell. At a sold-out Town Hall on Saturday, Glen Campbell yodeled as well as Hank Williams, crooned like a country Sinatra and played flashy, funky leads that sounded like he was ... More >>
Clarinet in hand, the director defends one of America's disappearing art forms
A cross-section of young/old and avant/traditional gets drunk on everything
...style-morphing guitarist icon extraordinaire
Mastering Dylan, flubbing Darin, and paying tribute to the inimitable Max Roach
The revolution of 1969 never came, but the 'Free America' series has now been reissued
A very Wong engagement: Time-traveling between an imaginary past and an eternal now
Guitarists Bill Frisell and Charlie Hunter both do their level best to bring jazz up to 1995
Where the fuck is for example the Z100, gangsta-rock, and Merina-Senegalese fusion?
Kinetic French retro-toon and onomatopoeic Hungarian whatsit beat the curse of subtitles
Martial Solal Sets the Standard
Piano Man Jason Moran Breathes Soul Into Jazz
Jazz Mainstreams Into Fall
Jazz Competes With Its Past, Settles for the Hard Sell
Burns Stays Blind to Jazz Abroad
Which Is More 21st Century, Django or Funk?
Lonnie Johnson at Home
Martial SolalOne of the World's Great Piano Virtuosos Deserves More Props in America