GoGo Penguin’s “Koyaanisqatsi” in Brooklyn

U.K. piano trio performs its original score for an experimental film masterpiece

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Track Premiere: Jamison Ross’ “Unspoken”

A reflective, emotive cut off the drummer-composer’s forthcoming Concord Jazz release, “All for One”

Jamison Ross (photo by Joel A. Siegel)


Essential Solos: 40 Great Improvisations

Jazz artists and critics pick their favorite solos from the music’s past and present


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11-20-17    Albums

Champian Fulton & Scott Hamilton: The Things We Did Last Summer (Blau)

Vocalist-pianist Champian Fulton knows from legendary horn players. Before her first birthday she was introduced……Read More

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Tim Berne’s Snakeoil: Incidentals (ECM)

“I’ve always liked the idea of steering people away from the material we start with,”……Read More

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Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Indo-Pak Coalition: Agrima (

Since the last Indo-Pak Coalition album came out in 2008, saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa and guitarist……Read More

11-16-17    Albums

Gregory Porter: Nat “King” Cole & Me (Blue Note)

It’s not that Gregory Porter hasn’t put his stamp on standards. Seven years into his……Read More

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Mick Goodrick: Six-String Theorist
By Joel Harrison

There was a golden age of jazz guitar in the mid-1970s, when new blueprints were……Read More


Bright Moments With Louis Hayes
By Aidan Levy

On May 31, drummer Louis Hayes celebrated his 80th birthday and a new album at……Read More


Poetry Jams: Matching Jazz With Verse
By Andrew Gilbert

This sidebar originally appeared in the November 2017 issue of JazzTimes, supplementing an article about Matt……Read More


Matt Wilson Takes Jazz to Carl Sandburg’s Poetry
By Andrew Gilbert

On his first album as a leader, 1996’s As Wave Follows Wave, Matt Wilson and……Read More

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