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Jazztronica: A Brief History of the Future of Jazz

It’s happening, it’s underway-it’s just a question of how far and how fast. With more and more ensembles including a musician dealing with electronics-sequencing, programming, … Read More "Jazztronica: A Brief History of the Future of Jazz"
Matthew Shipp
Dave Douglas
Brad Mehldau
Spring Heel Jack
Medeski, Martin & Wood
Matthew Shipp

It’s happening, it’s underway-it’s just a question of how far and how fast.

With more and more ensembles including a musician dealing with electronics-sequencing, programming, DJing, sampling-the sound of jazz is evolving. Call it jazztronica, nu-jazz or bluescreen jazz, but one thing is certain: It’s potentially the most exciting development in the music for decades.

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