The first concert in UCSB Arts & Lectures’ Music of New Orleans series features Troy Andrews, better known as Trombone Shorty, with Orleans Avenue on Friday, October 7. Read story.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Josef Woodard ventures up the Coast for one of the world’s premiere and most highly anticipated jazz festivals. Read story.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
The Guelph Jazz Festival is going strong on the fringe element, while Monterey is coming up this weekend. Read story.
Friday, September 16, 2011
Marcus Miller’s new album is his best, and pianist Theo Saunders, late of the 805, also has a new one. Read story.
Friday, August 26, 2011
Marcus Miller, the bass player in DMS, talks about his career and current tour. Read story.
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
From the stage to the studio, and “white man’s jazz” Read story.
Saturday, August 20, 2011
The city’s top venue for jazz has announced another stellar lineup. Read story.
Friday, July 29, 2011
Stanford has a jazz festival, and the Lobero has announced its Jazz series season. Read story.
Thursday, July 28, 2011
Jazz on the horizon, plus classically-minded metal from Liturgy at Muddy Waters. Read story.
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Norway is the preferred destination for lovers of fringe jazz this month. Read story.
Friday, July 15, 2011
From Prince and Esperanza to Brad Mehldau and Marc Ribot, the Montreal Jazz Fest keeps the musical goodness flowing, sometimes even freely. Read story.
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Gonzalo Rubalcaba and Craig Taborn have both released intriguing new jazz keyboard CDs. Read story.
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Live Oak Music Festival boasts a strong lineup this year that includes Mavis Staples, Toots and the Maytals, and the Texas Tornadoes. Read story.
Friday, June 17, 2011
Jazz composer and bandleader Marie Schneider brings her hand and her band to the 65th Ojai Festival’s programming mix. Read story.
Thursday, June 9, 2011
Anthony Braxton and Peter Brotzmann were celebrated at this year’s festival in Victoriaville. Read story.