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Album Reviews

Daily album reviews—from independent to major label releases

Friendly Signs

Macuco Quintet
Friendly Signs

The Adventures of Mr Pottercakes

Patchwork Jazz Orchestra
The Adventures of Mr Pottercakes

Free Fall

Lucian Ban & Alex Simu
Free Fall

The Largo And The Lame

Tibor Prettschnöder
The Largo And The Lame

Sun Of Goldfinger

David Torn/Tim Berne/Ches Smith
Sun Of Goldfinger

Paint The Sky

Ashley Wilson
Paint The Sky

Rhyme And Reason

Jason Palmer
Rhyme And Reason

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Interview with Mostly Other People Do the Killing, Sirius Juju and Unspeakable Garbage at Jerry's on Front Live From Philadelphia
Mostly Other People Do the Killing, Sirius Juju and...
By Geno Thackara
Interview with The Sound Of Progress: Lioness And Ellen Rowe Multiple Reviews
The Sound Of Progress: Lioness And Ellen Rowe
By Dan Bilawsky
Interview with A Focus on Tony Malaby Radio
A Focus on Tony Malaby
By Bob Osborne
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

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Born Today

Celebrating jazz birthdays every day
Joe Wilder
Joe Wilder

Joe Wilder turned eighty on February 22, 2002, an occasion marked by celebrations at the Arbors Records "March of Jazz" party in Clearwater, Florida, at the "Jazz in July" series at New York's 92nd Street... read more

Local Calendar

Date Detail Price
Feb22Fri
Kim Waters
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
Feb22Fri
Kim Waters
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
Feb22Fri
Tedeschi Trucks Band
Warner Theatre
Washington, DC
Feb22Fri
Camino Royale
Villain & Saint
Bethesda, MD
$10
Feb22Fri
Muneer Nasser's Debut Cd "a Soldier's...
Westminster Presbyterian Church
Washington, DC
$5
Feb22Fri
Adina Howard / Big Daddy Kane
Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Bethesda, MD
Feb22Fri
Svetlana
Twins Jazz
Washington, DC