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07/25/16    Community Articles

Before & After with Allison Miller

GaryRFinney

Drummer/bandleader Allison Miller listens to eight tunes, old and new, after a concert stop in Erie, Pa.

07/24/16    Community Articles

REEDS and DEEDS SEXTET plays the music of Rahsaan Roland Kirk

NL Cutean

A sextet of musicians from Holland and the USA, with roots in postbop, avantgarde´ and orchestral jazz, have joined forces to form a truly stellar ensemble to play the compositions of the great Rahsaan Roland Kirk. Reeds and Deeds features Frans Vermeerssen...

Live Recording THE STONE Features Hideo Yamaki and Bill Laswell. Concert w/Special Guest Dave Douglas at The Drawing Center on 8/19.

07/22/16    Community Articles

Live Recording THE STONE Features Hideo Yamaki and Bill Laswell. Concert w/Special Guest Dave Douglas at The Drawing Center on 8/19.

Antje Huebner

A bass and drum dialog that explodes with fluid, spontaneous blasts of telepathy. Industrial, noise, dub, melodic, chaotic, all detonated by a sonic / rhythmic construct. An ever expanding diverse and dynamic matrix. To be continued.

07/21/16    Community Articles

'Sweet Basil' + Lester Bowie: 'A Legendary Jazz Club and The Late Versatile Musician Are Celebrated.'

Joseph Powell

The heavy spring thunderstorms that occurred on the early evening of June 4th, may have caused people to run indoors leaving New York’s lower Manhattan’ area somewhat empty. While there was a ghost town feeling in Tribeca on this Saturday evening, all was...

Albare Plays the Classics on Dreamtime

07/20/16    Albums

Albare Plays the Classics on Dreamtime

Ken Abrams

"Dreamtime" is an inspiring new release from Albare, a veteran jazz guitarist from Australia. On his new album, he goes “all in” on familiar melodies from classic movies and television shows from the 1960s-1990s. Albare is Albert Dadon, an Australian of...

The Mike Jones Trio Comes "Roaring"

07/17/16    Albums

The Mike Jones Trio Comes "Roaring"

Travis Rogers

On his second album with Capri, “Roaring” (Capri Records 74142-2), Mike Jones takes on the classics and standards from the 1920s and shines a modern lantern on them. His trio is loaded with talent in the persons of himself, Katie Thiroux (bass) and Matt...

07/15/16    Community Articles

The Extraordinary Love Story of Aye Aye and Fedor

McGregor Collin

This audio-only prelude gives a fascinating earful of eBraam-Guests-Bowman-Ordonez new integrated concept of dance-music-narrative-theatre. It will absorb and carry off audiences and listeners to a magical place. The winner tandem of media inject into ears...

07/15/16    Albums

Aye Aye & Fedor : Music for Ballet & Theater

McGregor Collin

This audio-only prelude gives a fascinating earful of eBraam-Guests-Bowman-Ordonez new integrated concept of dance-music-narrative-theatre. It will absorb and carry off audiences and listeners to a magical place. The winner tandem of media inject into ears...

Sivan Arbel Crosses "Broken Lines"

07/15/16    Albums

Sivan Arbel Crosses "Broken Lines"

Travis Rogers

Sivan Arbel has an old school approach to melody and harmony but a novel way to enforce what she understands and composes. There is a strength as well as a delicacy to her vocals. She makes me think of Sarah Vaughan who had the raw power but also the sweetness...

Fun

07/14/16    Albums

Fun

Nick Mondello

It’s not every day that a recording featuring solo jazz accordion finds its way into the leaning-tower stack on this desk. Intrigued, I gave it a priority and, not only was I delighted with Lou Romano’s offering, but also convinced that with this terrific...

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