Celebrating 25 Years Online
A pioneer of global and modal jazz, the multi-instrumentalist and composer Yusef Lateef is only beginning to have his importance in the history of the music properly acknowledged. After languishing off-catalogue for decades, much of his output is being made available once more. A treasure trove of...By Chris May
With a persistently active live and equally dynamic release schedule in his back pocket, alto saxophonist Patrick Cornelius continues to push the boundaries of the straight-ahead approach to jazz into a more modern context. Since his first recording as a leader—2006's self-released Lucid Dream featuring a cast of...By Friedrich Kunzmann
After five years without the release of any newly recorded material, the British trumpeter and composer Matthew Halsall has returned in winter 2020 with a fresh new band and a sparkling new album, Salute To The Sun, on his Gondwana Records label.By Chris May
An incessant stream of new artists, new ideas, revisitations of old ideas and ever-shifting technological inventions continues to push jazz onward, forward into the 21st Century. While most of today's music began taking root and developing in the turbulent jazz topographies of the last centuryBy Friedrich Kunzmann
Tune in daily to hear the internet's top jazz 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, Liner Notes and more.
Jakob Flarer (Saudades, Austria); Jaak Sooäär (Estonian Jazz Federation, Estonia); Josh Grossman (Toronto Downtown Jazz Festival, Canada). Moderator: Martyna Markowska (Miasto Ogrodów).
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