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If you're familiar with All About Jazz, you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month. However, to expand our offerings and develop new means to foster jazz discovery we need your help.

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Album Reviews

Daily album reviews—from independent to major label releases

Omhu

Simon Toldam Trio
Omhu

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

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Pt. 5, Digital Drink Coasters?
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Born Today

Celebrating jazz birthdays every day
Nina Simone
Nina Simone

The High Priestess - Eunice Waymon was born in Tryon, North Carolina as the sixth of seven children in a poor family. The child prodigy played piano at the age of four. With the help of her music... read more

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Washington, DC
Feb22Fri
Kim Waters
Blues Alley
Washington, DC