Articles

Daily articles carefully curated by the All About Jazz staff. Read our popular and future articles.

138

Album Review

Jimmy Hall & The Muscle Shoals Rhythm Collective: Build Your Own Fire

Read "Build Your Own Fire" reviewed by Jerry D'Souza


Singer/harmonicist Jimmy Hall was once a Wet Willie. The band, formed in 1969, went on to create some lively, good time music that found its spirit in the blues, rock 'n' roll and a tinge of white soul. After they had their day in the sun, they disbanded (though they still continue playing concerts as Wet Willie when Hall is in the line-up). Hall moved to Nashville playing the blues, working with Hank Williams Jr. ( who has the blues ...


Engage

Contest Giveaways
Enter our latest contest giveaway sponsored by Sunnyside Records.
Publisher's Desk
Support All About Jazz and our passion to build.
Read on.

All About Jazz needs your support

Donate
All About Jazz & Jazz Near You were built to promote jazz music: both recorded albums and live events. We rely primarily on venues, festivals and musicians to promote their events through our platform. With club closures, limited reopenings and an uncertain future, we've pivoted our platform to collect, promote and broadcast livestream concerts to support our jazz musician friends. This is a significant but neccesary step that will help musicians and venues now, and in the future. You can help offset the cost of this essential undertaking by making a donation today. In return, we'll deliver an ad-free experience (which includes hiding the sticky footer ad). Thank you!

Get more of a good thing

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