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Album Reviews

Daily album reviews—from independent to major label releases

East Of The River Nile

Zara McFarlane
East Of The River Nile

VOX

Pedro Martins
VOX

live@ZKM

Tamara Obrovac Transhistria Ensemble
live@ZKM

cinder: ember: ashes

Aviva Endean
cinder: ember: ashes

Amour

Colin Linden & Luther Dickinson
Amour

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

Stream | Articles

Interviews, columns, concert reviews, and more

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
Wayne Escoffery
Wayne Escoffery

Since moving to New York City in 2000, tenor saxophonist Wayne Escoffery has become one of the Jazz world’s most talented rising stars and in-demand sidemen. He began his professional NY career touring... read more

Local Calendar

Date Detail Price
Feb23Sat
Kim Waters
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
Feb23Sat
Kim Waters
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
Feb23Sat
Jeffrey Osborne, Jeffery Osborne
The Birchmere
Alexandria, VA
Feb23Sat
Tedeschi Trucks Band
Warner Theatre
Washington, DC
Feb23Sat
The Suffers
U Street Music Hall
Washington, DC
Feb23Sat
Big Band Tradition
Christ Congregational Church
Silver Spring, MD
Feb23Sat
Andrew Deerin featuring The DeVilles
Villain & Saint
Bethesda, MD
$15