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Album Reviews

Daily album reviews—from independent to major label releases

In Between the Tumbling a Stillness

Assif Tsahar / William Parker / Hamid Drake
In Between the Tumbling a Stillness

Gary

Marc Copland
Gary

Perception

Chuck Deardorf
Perception

I Love the Rhythm in a Riff

The Boilermaker Jazz Band
I Love the Rhythm in a Riff

Head First

John Turville
Head First

New American Songbooks, Volume 2

Kris Davis/Matt Mitchell/Aruán Ortiz/Matthew...
New American Songbooks, Volume 2

Live At JazzCase

Lotz Of Music
Live At JazzCase

Eastern Sonata

Baiju Bhatt
Eastern Sonata

Stream | Articles

Interviews, columns, concert reviews, and more

Interview with Let's Talk About Me Radio
Let's Talk About Me
By H William Stine
Interview with Blue Note's Tone Poet Series Highly Opinionated
Blue Note's Tone Poet Series
By Patrick Burnette
Interview with Pt. 5, Digital Drink Coasters? Mind Your Business
Pt. 5, Digital Drink Coasters?
By B.D. Lenz
Interview with American Descendants of Slaves Empowered Through the Arts, Social Media #ADOS, and Activist Preaching Beauty, Love and Justice: Living A Coltranian Life
American Descendants of Slaves Empowered Through the Arts,...
By Christine Passarella
Interview with Gourmet At April Jazz Club Live Reviews
Gourmet At April Jazz Club
By Anthony Shaw
Interview with Marlene VerPlanck Loves Johnny Mercer Getting Into Jazz
Marlene VerPlanck Loves Johnny Mercer
By Mark Barnett

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Born Today

Celebrating jazz birthdays every day
Nancy Wilson
Nancy Wilson

Nancy Wilson’s musical style is so diverse that it is hard to classify. Over the years her repertoire has included pop style ballads, jazz and blues, show tunes and well known standards. Critics... read more

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Feb20Wed
Kayla Waters
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
Feb20Wed
Kayla Waters
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
Feb20Wed
COMEDY NIGHT hosted by CROOKED COMEDY - Ten or more...
Villain & Saint
Bethesda, MD
Feb20Wed
Neel Singh's Open Jam and Workshop
Villain & Saint
Bethesda, MD
Feb20Wed
Northern Virginia Jazz Collective
Twins Jazz
Washington, DC
Feb20Wed
Northern Virginia Jazz Collective
Twins Jazz
Washington, DC
Feb21Thu
Kim Waters
Blues Alley
Washington, DC