Donny McCaslin: In a Different Place

Collaborating with David Bowie on his final recording has irrevocably changed the saxophonist’s life and music

Donny McCaslin


Nancy Wilson 1937-2018

The wide-ranging singer made lasting contributions to jazz, R&B, and pop over five decades


JazzTimes 10: Great Saxophone Trio Albums

10 examples of what can happen when the piano player takes a permanent stroll, featuring Sonny Rollins, Lee Konitz, Ornette Coleman, Albert Ayler, and more

Cover of Sonny Rollins album A Night at the Village Vanguard


Art Kane: A Great Day Frame by Frame

In a new book, Jonathan Kane tells the stories behind his father’s most famous photograph: Harlem 1958

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Makaya McCraven: Universal Beings (International Anthem)

Chicago-based drummer, composer, edit guru, and jazz adventurist Makaya McCraven recorded this splice-and-dice 22-song opus……Read More

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Jimmy Haslip/Scott Kinsey/Gergö Borlai: Arc Trio (Blue Canoe)

It’s no accident that Joe Zawinul’s sound is writ large throughout portions of Arc Trio:……Read More

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Camille Thurman: Waiting for the Sunrise (Chesky)

Camille Thurman has to share the credit for her wonderful sophomore effort for the Chesky……Read More

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Ken Vandermark/Nate Wooley/Sylvie Courvoisier/Tom Rainey: Noise of Our Time (Intakt)

The Intakt label of Switzerland has become an important repository for a genre that might……Read More

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Lani Hall: Never Say Never Again
By James Gavin

With Sérgio Mendes and Brasil ’66, the vocalist helped define an era. Chronic illness and……Read More


Donny McCaslin: In a Different Place
By Sean J. O'Connell

Collaborating with David Bowie on his final recording has irrevocably changed Donny McCaslin’s life and……Read More


Michael Mwenso & the Shakes
By Ted Panken

On Sept. 30 at the New York Hot Jazz Festival, Michael Mwenso & the Shakes……Read More


Sachal Vasandani Celebrates the American Songbook
By Christopher Loudon

It’s been just over a decade since Sachal Vasandani emerged as one of the most……Read More

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