Jazz Articles

Daily articles including interviews, profiles, live reviews, film reviews and more... all carefully curated by the All About Jazz staff. You can find more articles by searching our website, see what's trending on our popular articles page or read articles ahead of their published dates on our future articles page.

4

Catching Up With

Kawabata Makoto: Music Concrete, Space Resurrection, Self-Annihilation

Read "Kawabata Makoto: Music Concrete, Space Resurrection, Self-Annihilation" reviewed by Jack Gold-Molina


Hailing from Japan, Kawabata Makoto has been a leader in psychedelic rock and experimental music, and an active performer and solo artist since the late 1970s. Mostly famous as a founding member/guitarist for Acid Mothers Temple since the mid- 1990s, he has released literally dozens of albums--many on psychedelic-colored vinyl-- and has done vital work with creative, experimental musicians and bands including Toho Sara, Tsurubami, Mainliner, Jean-François Pauvros, and German free jazz/experimental music drummer Mani Neumeier. The guitarist recently wound ...


Engage

Contest Giveaways
Enter our latest contest giveaway sponsored by Anzic Records
Publisher's Desk
Polls are back! Vote for your favorite living jazz drummers...
Read on.

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.