These are the best jazz shows in NYC in August. See also: Finding Hip-Hop's Beginning in Afrika Bambaataa's 40,000-Deep Record Collection
Here, in no particular order, are five shows this weekend you should make it out to.
Jazz lost an icon, and the New York City scene a fixture, last week, when drummer Paul Motian died from complications with myelodysplastic syndrome, a blood and bone marrow disorder. Motian's career stretched back over six decades, but his name had been inextricably linked with the famed haunt the ... More >>
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