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With website traffic on the rise, the question "What is All About Jazz?" is finding its way to my inbox with greater frequency. For long-time readers, the answer is self-evident. For all others, here's the primer...

The Big Picture

Technically innovative and with a global perspective, All About Jazz is a social enterprise (see mission) that combines elements of a magazine, a blog and an encyclopedia—all integrated with a massive database for the sole purpose of raising the awareness of jazz music online.

Sounds good... tell me more!

All About Jazz is an active community comprised of musicians, writers, fans, presenters, students and other industry professionals. It's where folks exchange ideas, get gigs, spread the word... It's also a technical platform that supports the jazz industry; musicians and presenters in particular.

From the past to the present

With a background in technology and interface design, I decided to combine my love of jazz music with my interest in the internet and launched All About Jazz back in 1995. (Click here for the rest of the story) It is now presented by an international staff of volunteers and reaches over 800,000 unique visitors worldwide.

How to use All About Jazz:

Reader/fan?

All About Jazz presents daily content such as articles, album reviews, news, photos, MP3 downloads, events, videos, musician profiles, radio, audio and more. All free for your reading, viewing and listening pleasure. If you haven't already, sign up and enjoy AAJ to its fullest.

Musician?

Musicians should bookmark the All About Jazz Musician Dashboard page and take advantage of our growing suite of promotional services.

Presenter?

You can post single or recurring events to All About Jazz by using our submission form or you can upload events in batches by using a CSV file.

Record Label?

We'll review your new releases and we'll link to every album we review from your profile page.

Publicist?

Everything you need to know about promoting your clients is right here.

Something to sell? Advertise.

Advertise locally, nationally or internationally at All About Jazz... it's great bang for your buck.

Nothing to sell? You can still help.

If you're a long-time reader and have charted our progress, please make a modest donation to All About Jazz today. There's much work to be done and with your help, you can ensure that our future projects are completed and that the website sustains itself for years to come.

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