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July/August 2017

Our special July/August Guitar Issue is on-sale now! Highlights of this issue include:

Featuring drummer Jack DeJohnette, bassist Larry Grenadier, keyboardist John Medeski and guitarist John Scofield, the supergroup Hudson shares a locale—the pastoral landscapes above New York City—and the open, inspired mindset that comes with it. By Nate Chinen

+ Scofield’s historic Jazz at Lincoln Center concert series is reviewed

With his latest album, Caipi, the influential guitarist takes on several new roles, among them label owner, multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter offering smart tunes flavored with pop and Brazilian music. By David R. Adler

Few jazz musicians become household names like guitarist Kevin Eubanks did during his tenure alongside Jay Leno. Even fewer return to the scene as seamlessly as Eubanks has, collaborating with the likes of Dave Holland and releasing bold albums like his most recent, East West Time Line. By Shaun Brady

The innovative guitarist listens to Marc Ribot, Grant Green, Nels Cline and more in this Before & After session. By Mike Shanley

An Overdue Ovation for an unsung hero of jazz, fusion and Latin guitar. By Mac Randall

One of his generation’s standout guitarists chooses tracks by his favorite Canadian artists

Our critics weigh in on new releases from Chick Corea, Ambrose Akinmusire, Regina Carter, Anat Cohen, Jimmy Greene, Sean Jones, Charles Lloyd, William Parker, John Pizzarelli, Bria Skonberg, Sex Mob and many more; plus book reviews including a new history of the Art Ensemble of Chicago and a fantastic Billie Holiday photo collection

Plus: Interviews with Akua Dixon and Stephane Wrembel; John Abbott’s images of a special tribute to Sonny Rollins; coverage of the Red Bull Music Academy’s Alice Coltrane event in Queens; a farewell to fusion legend Larry Coryell, by his son Julian; and much more

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