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What's new at All About Jazz! OPEN POLLS. PLEASE VOTE.
We launched three new polls today. When you have a moment, please participate in each. Voting is fun, fast and informative. Our latest include Top Jazz Cities, Top Record Labels, and Fantasy Festival. Enjoy!

Polls

Top Jazz Cities

Which cities worldwide are tops in presenting jazz? Let us know—select up to ten.

Fantasy Festival

It's your festival, you're in charge of booking and you have an unlimited budget. Share your lineup.

Favorite Record Labels

From legacy labels to independent operators, vote for your favorites.

Reviews

Hiding Out
Hiding Out

Mike Holober and the Gotham Jazz Orchestra

Irrationalities
Irrationalities

Petros Klampanis

Cobb's Pocket
Cobb's Pocket

Hendrik Meurkens

Cobb's Pocket
Cobb's Pocket

Hendrik Meurkens

Blues For Charlie
Blues For Charlie

Darek Oleszkiewicz

Cause and Effect
Cause and Effect

The Casimir Connection

Geschmacksarbeit
Geschmacksarbeit

Joachim Zoepf

Articles

Interview with Recollections of an Oslo experience
Interview with Ouch!

Radio

Tune in daily to hear some of the internet's top jazz radio programs including Mondo Jazz, Jazz Bastard, World of Jazz, The Third Story, One Man's Jazz, Jazz at 100, Gifts & Messages, Neon Jazz, A Broad Spectrum, and Doing Jazz. Programs range from music to talk to jazz ed. It's an eclectic mix of shows presenting emerging artists to living legends from around the globe.

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News

Track of the day

Blues For All
Blues For All

Luke Gillespie

Obergefell
Obergefell

Ezra Weiss

TW = this week; LW = last week; 2W = two weeks ago.

JazzWeek Radio Chart

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks
1 1 1 Poncho Sanchez Trane's Delight (Concord Picante) 340 411 -71 1 54 1 5
2 2 2 Monty Alexander Wareika Hill (MACD) 271 305 -34 0 52 1 9
3 23 3 Chick Corea Trio Trilogy 2 (Concord Jazz) 242 169 +73 8 53 3 2
3 6 3 Houston Person I'm Just a Lucky So and So (HighNote) 242 246 -4 1 45 3 8
5 3 5 Jazzmeia Horn Love and Liberation (Concord Jazz) 239 277 -38 1 44 1 10
6 8 6 George Coleman The Quartet (Smoke Sessions) 233 226 +7 4 53 6 3
7 7 7 Scott Hamilton Quartet Danish Ballads ... & More (Stunt) 217 230 -13 2 47 7 6
8 5 8 Bill O'Connell and the Afro Caribbean Ensemble Wind Off The Hudson (Savant) 209 247 -38 2 42 4 8
9 4 9 Jimmy Cobb This I Dig Of You (Smoke Sessions) 204 264 -60 0 43 3 9
10 21 10 New York Voices Reminiscing In Tempo (Origin) 194 174 +20 0 36 10 8

Born Today

Gary McFarland Gary McFarland
Born:1933

Gary McFarland was one of the more significant contributors to orchestral jazz during the 1960s. He had an unfortunately short career. But he was surprisingly productive in the brief decade he was captured...

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Jazz Story

View JVA's All About Jazz profile By JVA
Member since: 2008

I was first exposed to jazz in 1959 when, as a youngster, I was given the album Hi Fi Drums featuring Buddy Rich, Louis Bellson, Chuck Flores, Stan Levy, Irv Cottler, Alvin Stoller and Dave Black... Later, in 1963 I discovered Dave Brubeck's Time Out with Joe Morello

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Poll Results

Jazz Poll: top 100 jazz venues

All About Jazz would like to thank the 4,000 members who participated in our poll to help us identify the world's top jazz venues. For a recap, click here.

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