These 10 concerts were chosen "Best of Weekend" by a robot made of melted down vinyl copies of Black Sabbath's Paranoid and the guts of old tube amplifiers. Make it happy. Go out into that good night.
Free jazz is challenging, violent, political, spiritual, joyous, peaceful, and a million other things. It's about shattering forms in order to find a new world of sound somewhere further outside. And once this new world is found, it's time to go looking for a newer one. When, as a college student, ... More >>
Honoring this year's fallen, with a few we failed to note last year
John Abercrombie and Louis Sclavis fill those redolent silences between the phrases
Everything That Rises Must Converge
An Eternal Sideman Claims the World