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Articles by Jack Bowers

  1. The L.A. Treasures Project:Live at Alvas Showroom The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra
    The L.A. Treasures Project:Live at Alvas Showroom
    2014-04-15 | 1,091 page views
  2. Young Guns Gene Ludwig / Pat Martino Trio
    Young Guns
    2014-04-15 | 819 page views
  3. Strength in Numbers The Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra
    Strength in Numbers
    2014-04-14 | 985 page views
  4. Unlimitation Hajime Yoshida
    Unlimitation
    2014-04-13 | 1,122 page views
  5. Habitat Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra
    Habitat
    2014-04-10 | 1,177 page views
  6. Reasons to Be Thankful Art Lillard's Heavenly Band
    Reasons to Be Thankful
    2014-04-10 | 824 page views
  7. Watters / Felts Project Watters / Felts Project
    Watters / Felts Project
    2014-04-06 | 819 page views
  8. Bewitched Perry Beekman
    Bewitched
    2014-04-05 | 850 page views
  9. It Ain't Necesssarily So Nashville Jazz Orchestra
    It Ain't Necesssarily So
    2014-04-05 | 1,006 page views
  10. Intrada Dave Slonaker Big Band
    Intrada
    2014-03-28 | 1,218 page views
  11. Caravan John La Barbera Big Band
    Caravan
    2014-03-26 | 1,291 page views
  12. After the Rain Clare Fischer
    After the Rain
    2014-03-17 | 1,478 page views
  13. Swiss Jazz Orchestra: Sincerely Yours Swiss Jazz Orchestra
    Swiss Jazz Orchestra: Sincerely Yours
    2014-03-11 | 2,147 page views
  14. Live at Jazzfestival Bern Swiss Jazz Orchestra
    Live at Jazzfestival Bern
    2014-03-08 | 1,519 page views
  15. Magic 201 Frank Wess
    Magic 201
    2014-03-07 | 1,133 page views
  16. Feathery Lena Bloch
    Feathery
    2014-03-06 | 1,571 page views
  17. Music for Strings, Percussion and the Rest The Clare Fischer Orchestra
    Music for Strings, Percussion and the Rest
    2014-03-01 | 1,605 page views
  18. We See Stars The Jim Olsen Ensemble
    We See Stars
    2014-02-28 | 1,155 page views
  19. Eight Track Dave Stryker
    Eight Track
    2014-02-23 | 1,532 page views
  20. Polygon Mike Bardash Quintet
    Polygon
    2014-02-22 | 1,502 page views
  21. Icons and Influences George Cables
    Icons and Influences
    2014-02-21 | 2,153 page views
  22. Nova Jazz Orchestra: Concerto Nova & the Jazz Music of W.A. Mathieu Nova Jazz Orchestra
    Nova Jazz Orchestra: Concerto Nova & the Jazz Music of W.A. Mathieu
    2014-02-06 | 2,123 page views
  23. Stan Kenton Alumni Band: Road Scholars Stan Kenton Alumni Band
    Stan Kenton Alumni Band: Road Scholars
    2014-02-02 | 2,175 page views
  24. Smokin' Hot Bassoon Blues Daniel Smith
    Smokin' Hot Bassoon Blues
    2014-02-01 | 1,851 page views
  25. Northern Ontario Suite Joe Sullivan Big Band
    Northern Ontario Suite
    2014-01-20 | 1,531 page views
  26. 1 Human, Too Human M13
    1 Human, Too Human
    2014-01-19 | 1,600 page views
  27. Home: The Columbia, MO Sessions, Vol. 1 University of Missouri Concert Jazz Band
    Home: The Columbia, MO Sessions, Vol. 1
    2014-01-15 | 1,385 page views
  28. Frame of Mind L.A. Six
    Frame of Mind
    2014-01-14 | 1,382 page views
  29. Everything You Did: The Music of Walter Becker and Donald Fagen The Mark Masters Ensemble
    Everything You Did: The Music of Walter Becker and Donald Fagen
    2014-01-13 | 1,687 page views
  30. Symmetry Kirk MacDonald
    Symmetry
    2014-01-12 | 2,211 page views
  31. Rebirth University of Toronto 12TET
    Rebirth
    2014-01-11 | 871 page views
  32. Kind of Two UNT Two O'Clock Lab Band
    Kind of Two
    2014-01-10 | 2,399 page views
  33. Live from New York! Mike Longo and the New York State of the Art Jazz Ensemble
    Live from New York!
    2014-01-07 | 1,430 page views
  34. Maria Baptist: Music for Jazz Orchestra Maria Baptist
    Maria Baptist: Music for Jazz Orchestra
    2014-01-06 | 2,250 page views
  35. The Rob Parton Big Band: Christmas Time Is Here The Rob Parton Big Band
    The Rob Parton Big Band: Christmas Time Is Here
    2014-01-05 | 2,091 page views
  36. Plentiful Excitement Christian Pincock
    Plentiful Excitement
    2013-12-18 | 1,360 page views
  37. Grease Mechanix Frank Macchia
    Grease Mechanix
    2013-12-18 | 1,855 page views
  38. I Hear the Sound Archie Shepp Attica Blues Orchestra
    I Hear the Sound
    2013-12-02 | 2,698 page views
  39. This Is the Band UNI Jazz Band One
    This Is the Band
    2013-12-01 | 2,138 page views
  40. Christmas Nnenna Freelon & the John Brown Big Band
    Christmas
    2013-11-25 | 2,413 page views
  41. Plays Well with Others Mike Jones Trio
    Plays Well with Others
    2013-11-24 | 2,755 page views
  42. New Celebration Phil Woods & the Festival Orchestra
    New Celebration
    2013-11-21 | 2,899 page views
  43. The Glenn Miller Orchestra: In the Mood The Glenn Miller Orchestra
    The Glenn Miller Orchestra: In the Mood
    2013-11-20 | 3,481 page views
  44. Lab 2013 University of North Texas One O'Clock Lab Band
    Lab 2013
    2013-11-09 | 2,608 page views
  45. Thrasher Dream Trio Gerry Gibbs
    Thrasher Dream Trio
    2013-11-08 | 2,869 page views
  46. Nice 'n' Easy Houston Person
    Nice 'n' Easy
    2013-11-07 | 3,024 page views
  47. Urban Mandolin Chris Biesterfeldt
    Urban Mandolin
    2013-11-02 | 2,634 page views
  48. Jazz Scenes: Music from the Movies Tom Artwick
    Jazz Scenes: Music from the Movies
    2013-11-01 | 1,742 page views
  49. . . .Out of Nowhere Octobop
    . . .Out of Nowhere
    2013-10-31 | 1,557 page views
  50. Stan Kenton: Road Shows Stan Kenton
    Stan Kenton: Road Shows
    2013-10-28 | 3,212 page views

Read more album reviews by Jack Bowers

  1. Multiple Reviews
    Leslie Lewis: Midnight Sun / Keeper of the Flame
    2013-08-03 | 1,675 page views
  2. Big Band Report
    Swingin' on a Riff . . . Hangin' by a Thread?
    2013-06-14 | 8,764 page views
  3. Big Band Report
    Pointing Fingers... And Naming Names
    2013-05-04 | 9,187 page views
  4. Big Band Report
    In Tune or Not in Tune... That Is the Question
    2013-04-02 | 10,589 page views
  5. Big Band Report
    "Lone Wolf" Finds Plenty to Chew On
    2013-03-08 | 7,182 page views
  6. Big Band Report
    Buddy Rich: In a Zone of His Own
    2013-02-10 | 12,534 page views
  7. Big Band Report
    Dave Brubeck: Small Groups, Large Stature
    2013-01-03 | 11,558 page views
  8. Big Band Caravan
    Albert–Hobbs Big Band / Jeff Hamilton–DePaul University...
    2012-12-11 | 8,159 page views
  9. Big Band Report
    After 15 Years, a "Caravan" Ends Its Journey
    2012-12-11 | 4,066 page views
  10. Big Band Caravan
    R3: Special Big Band / Gull Lake Jazz Orchestra / Empire Jazz...
    2012-11-17 | 8,495 page views
  11. Big Band Report
    Did Stan Kenton Swing? You Bet Your Walkin' Shoes He Did...
    2012-11-16 | 5,803 page views
  12. Big Band Report
    Stars on the Horizon
    2012-10-08 | 4,792 page views
  13. Big Band Caravan
    Bob Mintzer Big Band / Bob Wilber and the Tuxedo Big Band / Joe...
    2012-10-07 | 9,831 page views
  14. Big Band Caravan
    Kris Berg & the Metroplexity Big Band / Michael Treni Big Band...
    2012-09-09 | 11,028 page views
  15. Big Band Report
    From Charlie Christian to Charlie Parker
    2012-09-04 | 5,537 page views
  16. Big Band Caravan
    Budman-Levy Orchestra / Jens Wendelboe Big Band /...
    2012-08-07 | 6,990 page views
  17. Big Band Report
    Ladder Is High, Women Keep Climbing
    2012-08-05 | 4,103 page views
  18. Big Band Report
    June Means Jazz as Festivals Flourish
    2012-07-12 | 4,164 page views
  19. Big Band Caravan
    James Morrison / Tall & Small / Millennium Jazz Orchestra
    2012-07-12 | 7,965 page views
  20. Big Band Caravan
    Darmstadter Big Band / Alon Yavnai–NDR Big Band / Red Bank...
    2012-06-06 | 7,912 page views
  21. Big Band Report
    Caution: Brief Column Ahead...
    2012-06-04 | 3,535 page views
  22. Big Band Caravan
    Bob Lark Alumni Band / Bob Curnow / JazzMN Big Band
    2012-05-08 | 8,190 page views
  23. Big Band Report
    The "Desert Island" Revisited
    2012-05-07 | 4,522 page views
  24. Big Band Report
    Marching to a Jazz Tempo
    2012-04-05 | 6,557 page views
  25. Big Band Caravan
    Stan Kenton-UW Eau Claire / Kirk MacDonald Orchestra / Kansas...
    2012-04-05 | 10,875 page views
  26. Big Band Caravan
    Nova Jazz Orchestra / Christian McBride Big Band / NYJO
    2012-03-05 | 9,690 page views
  27. Big Band Report
    The AJO: Alive and Swinging at Thirty
    2012-03-04 | 2,861 page views
  28. Big Band Caravan
    Skelton Skinner All Stars / Clare Fischer Big Band / Ron...
    2012-02-10 | 9,749 page views
  29. Big Band Report
    Bob Brookmeyer: Jack of All Trades, Master of Valves
    2012-02-05 | 6,919 page views
  30. Big Band Report
    SuperSax Me
    2012-01-13 | 4,882 page views
  31. Big Band Caravan
    Stan Kenton-NOVA Jazz Orchestra / Baker's Dozen Big Band /...
    2012-01-10 | 12,180 page views
  32. Big Band Report
    Catching Up
    2011-12-08 | 5,097 page views
  33. Big Band Caravan
    Cecilia Coleman Big Band / Phil Norman Tentet / UNT One O'Clock...
    2011-12-01 | 8,592 page views
  34. Big Band Caravan
    Westchester Jazz Orchestra / Sandvika Storband / Band of Bones
    2011-11-13 | 5,091 page views
  35. Big Band Report
    "Modern Sounds," or: Running a Marathon in Full Body Armor
    2011-11-08 | 12,195 page views
  36. Big Band Caravan
    Rodger Fox's Wellington Jazz Orchestra / Sammy Nestico-SWR Big...
    2011-10-11 | 9,481 page views
  37. Big Band Report
    Heigh Ho, Heigh Ho, It's Off To Jazz We Go . . .
    2011-10-09 | 4,677 page views
  38. Big Band Report
    BuJazzO: That's German for Swinging Big Band Jazz
    2011-09-04 | 7,908 page views
  39. Big Band Caravan
    John MacLeod & His Rex Hotel Orchestra / Tim Davies Big Band /...
    2011-09-03 | 9,274 page views
  40. Big Band Caravan
    Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band / Gerald Wilson Orchestra /...
    2011-08-11 | 11,750 page views
  41. Big Band Report
    Big Band Jazz: It's Not Just for Guys Anymore
    2011-08-04 | 9,783 page views
  42. Big Band Report
    Jack's Gone! No He Isn't; Yes He Is; No He Isn't...!
    2011-07-08 | 4,315 page views
  43. Big Band Caravan
    H2 Big Band / Tempest Little Big Band / Deutsch Oper Berlin Big...
    2011-07-07 | 6,402 page views
  44. Big Band Report
    Gold Medalists Abound at Big Band Olympics
    2011-06-15 | 9,578 page views
  45. Big Band Caravan
    Stan Kenton Orchestra - DePaul University Jazz Ensemble /...
    2011-05-27 | 5,541 page views
  46. Big Band Caravan
    George Stone / Fred Hess Big Band / Jamie Begian Big Band
    2011-05-08 | 7,878 page views
  47. Big Band Report
    Confessions of a Mad Journalist
    2011-05-06 | 5,179 page views
  48. Big Band Caravan
    Ed Puddick Big Band / Frank Macchia / Rick Wald NY 16
    2011-04-06 | 8,676 page views
  49. Big Band Report
    Are You Sure, Bobby?
    2011-04-05 | 3,993 page views
  50. DVD/Video/Film Reviews
    Stan Kenton: Artistry in Rhythm - Portrait Of A Jazz Legend
    2011-04-04 | 11,688 page views

Read more articles by Jack Bowers

  1. CD/LP/Track Review
    Acme Jazz Company: Acme Jazz Company
    Publish Day: 21
  2. CD/LP/Track Review
    Joe Beck Trio: Get Me Joe Beck
    Publish Day: 22
  1. Big Band Report
    Maynard Ferguson: Gonna Fly Now
    2006-09-05 | 30,270 page views
  2. Big Band Caravan
    Resonance Big Band / Sammy Nestico-SWR Big Band / Buselli-Wallarab Jazz Orchestra / Alf Clausen Jazz Orchestra
    2009-07-10 | 23,978 page views
  3. CD/LP/Track Review
    Pat Metheny / Kenny G: The Jazz Soul of P.D.Q. Bach
    2004-04-01 | 23,639 page views
  4. Big Band Report
    Tops in '10: The Best Big Band Albums of the Year
    2010-12-03 | 22,203 page views
  5. Big Band Caravan
    Phil Woods / Stan Kenton / The Les Hooper Band
    2010-06-03 | 21,357 page views
  6. Big Band Report
    "A Swingin' Affair" Outshines Its Name
    2009-06-08 | 19,564 page views
  7. Big Band Report
    Granddad Does Dallas
    2006-04-15 | 19,533 page views
  8. CD/LP/Track Review
    The Chris McDonald Orchestra: Big Band Hymns / Big Band Christmas
    1999-11-01 | 19,236 page views
  9. Big Band Caravan
    Bob Florence Limited Edition / Dizzy Gillespie All-Star Big Band / Dana Legg Stage Band / John Burnett Swing Orchestra
    2009-08-03 | 19,171 page views
  10. DVD/Video/Film Reviews
    Maynard Ferguson: Live -- At the Top
    2005-04-05 | 18,838 page views
  11. Big Band Report
    The IAJE's Collapse: What Happened?
    2008-05-07 | 18,671 page views
  12. Big Band Caravan
    Gordon Goodwin / DePaul University / Wayne Bergeron / South Florida Jazz Orchestra
    2008-12-26 | 18,109 page views
  13. Big Band Caravan
    Eric Miyashiro / CNY Jazz Orchestra / No Name Horses / Stockholm Jazz Orchestra / Howard University Jazz Ensemble
    2008-07-07 | 17,457 page views
  14. Extended Analysis
    Stan Kenton: Horns of Plenty
    2004-03-17 | 17,302 page views
  15. Big Band Caravan
    Vaughn Wiester / Doncaster Jazz Orchestra / Kluvers Big Band / Mike Holober & the Gotham Jazz Orchestra
    2009-03-01 | 16,811 page views
  16. Extended Analysis
    Sammy Nestico: A Portrait of Sammy
    2005-05-09 | 16,248 page views
  17. Big Band Caravan
    Knoxville Jazz Orchestra, Thilo Wolf Big Band, and the Westchester Jazz Orchestra
    2007-10-17 | 15,858 page views
  18. Extended Analysis
    The Bill Holman Band Live
    2005-06-18 | 15,776 page views
  19. Big Band Caravan
    Nova Jazz Orchestra / UNT One O'Clock Lab Band / Frank Macchia / Omar Sosa & NDR Big Band
    2010-03-05 | 15,495 page views
  20. CD/LP/Track Review
    The Tom Kubis Big Band: A Jazz Musician's Christmas
    2002-11-01 | 15,460 page views
  21. CD/LP/Track Review
    The Dan McMillion Jazz Orchestra: Give It One
    2004-12-12 | 14,675 page views
  22. CD/LP/Track Review
    Sammy Nestico: This Is the Moment
    2002-05-01 | 14,623 page views
  23. Big Band Caravan
    Jason Hainsworth Big Band / DePaul University Jazz Ensemble / Big Band Ritmo Sinfonica Citta di Verona / Howard University Jazz Ensemble
    2009-06-10 | 14,607 page views
  24. Big Band Report
    Bill Potts: 555 Feet High
    2005-03-04 | 14,496 page views
  25. Big Band Report
    Ken Poston's Big Band Showcase: You Had to Be There
    2007-10-29 | 14,486 page views
  26. Big Band Caravan
    Stan Kenton Alumni Band / Dave Lisik Orchestra / New Zealand School of Music Big Band
    2010-04-05 | 14,304 page views
  27. DVD/Video/Film Reviews
    Buddy Rich: The Lost Tapes
    2005-12-09 | 14,240 page views
  28. CD/LP/Track Review
    The Capitol Bones Big Band: A Stan Kenton Christmas
    2002-12-01 | 14,239 page views
  29. Big Band Report
    Salute to Stan Kenton: Artistry in Contrast
    2009-11-09 | 14,209 page views
  30. Big Band Caravan
    Gerald Wilson Orchestra / Dallas Original Jazz Orchestra / University of North Texas Two O'Clock Lab Band
    2009-11-09 | 14,039 page views
  31. DVD/Video/Film Reviews
    Phil Woods: A Life in E-Flat
    2005-04-03 | 14,028 page views
  32. Big Band Report
    A Letter from Los Angeles
    2004-10-10 | 13,984 page views
  33. CD/LP/Track Review
    Woody Herman: The Complete Capitol Recordings
    2000-12-01 | 13,935 page views
  34. CD/LP/Track Review
    Wayne Bergeron: You Call This a Living?
    2002-08-02 | 13,682 page views
  35. CD/LP/Track Review
    The University of Central Oklahoma: Jazz Ensembles I and II, 1991-2000
    2003-04-04 | 13,661 page views
  36. Big Band Caravan
    Glenn Cashman / UAB SuperJazz / Elliot Deutsch Big Band / Russ Spiegel Jazz Orchestra
    2010-01-06 | 13,619 page views
  37. Big Band Caravan
    Allen Carter Big Band / Lucerne Jazz Orchestra / Joris Teepe Big Band
    2010-08-03 | 13,457 page views
  38. CD/LP/Track Review
    Wynton Marsalis And The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra: Marsalis Plays Bolden: The 'Lost Napkin' Suite
    2003-04-01 | 13,439 page views
  39. Big Band Caravan
    Dani Felber Big Band / Dan Gailey Jazz Orchestra / Jazz Composer's Workshop Orchestra
    2010-09-02 | 13,287 page views
  40. Big Band Caravan
    Fred Hess Big Band / Timucua Jazz Orchestra / Michael Treni
    2010-07-04 | 13,201 page views
  41. Big Band Caravan
    Mike Vax Big Band / Dave Siebels / Phil Woods / London Horn Sound
    2009-05-04 | 13,059 page views
  42. Multiple Reviews
    Dallas Christian Jazz Band: He's Everything to Me & Christmas with the DCJB
    2005-08-06 | 12,981 page views
  43. Big Band Caravan
    Mike Barone Big Band / North Texas Two O'Clock Lab Band / John Daversa Big Band
    2009-12-05 | 12,843 page views
  44. Big Band Report
    Swingin' Into Spring, Poston-Style
    2007-06-04 | 12,768 page views
  45. Big Band Caravan
    Ray Brown's Great Big Band / NYJO / Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra
    2011-01-12 | 12,726 page views
  46. Big Band Report
    Jazz Festival At A Distance
    2007-08-08 | 12,593 page views
  47. Big Band Report
    Buddy Rich: In a Zone of His Own
    2013-02-10 | 12,534 page views
  48. Big Band Caravan
    Alan Baylock / Brussels Jazz Orchestra / Rick Wald / Nathan Tanouye
    2008-05-06 | 12,372 page views
  49. Big Band Report
    The Mancini Institute: A Beacon of Light
    2005-04-05 | 12,336 page views
  50. Big Band Report
    "Modern Sounds," or: Running a Marathon in Full Body Armor
    2011-11-08 | 12,195 page views