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Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band: Landmarks

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Four records in 16 years may not be prolific, but clearly Brian Blade and his longstanding Fellowship Band aren't about quantity. While a seemingly scant two years separated the drummer's leader debut (and inspiration for the group name), Fellowship (Blue Note, 1998) from its even more impressive follow-up, Perceptual (Blue Note, 2002), the group's next record, ...

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Jazz Musician of the Day: Chris Tarry

Jazz Musician of the Day: Chris Tarry

All About Jazz is celebrating Chris Tarry's birthday today!

New York City based Chris Tarry is one of Canada\'s most successful and celebrated electric bass exports. With three Juno Awards (the Canadian Grammy) for best Contemporary Jazz Album, eight Juno Award nominations, and other high profile accolades he has established himself as one of North America\'s ...

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Ottawa Jazz Festival, Days 4-8: June 21-23, 2012

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Days 1-3 | Days 4-8


TD Ottawa International Jazz Festival
Ottawa, Canada

June 21-Jul 1, 2012

With a total of five main venues--the main stage at Confederation Park, the Studio and Fourth Stage in the National Arts Centre, the OLG Stage tent across the street from Confederation Park at City ...

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Ottawa Jazz Festival, Days 1-3: June 21-23, 2012

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Days 1-3 | Days 4-8

TD Ottawa International Jazz Festival
Ottawa, Canada
June 21-Jul 1, 2012

After a paradigm shift in 2011--deserting its largely “pure" approach to programming for one that acknowledged how, in order for it to survive, it needed to (a) attract a larger percentage from the youth demographic, and ...

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The Jazz Session #310: Chris Tarry

The Jazz Session #310: Chris Tarry

Bassist Chris Tarry has just released Rest of the Story, an ambitious project that combines an album of new music with a collection of his short fiction. In this interview, Tarry talks about creating in two very different worlds; how we was able to move from concept to creation of this large work; and why he feels that his writing informs ...

NEWS: BIRTHDAY

Jazz Musician of the Day: Chris Tarry

Jazz Musician of the Day: Chris Tarry

All About Jazz is celebrating Chris Tarry's birthday today!

NYC based Chris Tarry hails from Canada and is one of that countries most successful and celebrated electric bass exports. With two Juno Awards (Canadian Grammy) for best Jazz Album, six Juno Award nominations, and other high profile accolades he has established himself as one of North ...

Take Five With Adam De Lucia

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Meet Adam De Lucia: Adam De Lucia is a musician/composer/producer who has pulled out all the stops to make Hi-Bred Productions successful. He has several personas at the studio beside his dedicated guitar playing and composing. He has networked with all of the creative partners himself to secure their participation. He has designed album artwork and ...

NEWS: BIRTHDAY

Jazz Musician of the Day: Chris Tarry

Jazz Musician of the Day: Chris Tarry

All About Jazz is celebrating Chris Tarry's birthday today!



Chris Tarry

NYC based Chris Tarry hails from Canada and is one of that countries most successful and celebrated electric bass exports. With two Juno Awards (Canadian Grammy) for best Jazz Album, six Juno Award nominations... more


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David Binney Quartet at L'Astral in Montreal, May 13, 2010

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David Binney Quartet
L'Astral
Montréal, Canada
May 13, 2010

For one night, saxophonist David Binney brought a little taste of the 55 Bar to Montréal's L'Astral, courtesy of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal. Mind you, as much as the well-known New York club acts as a regular performance space for ...

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Daniel Kelly: Emerge

Read "Emerge" reviewed by John Sharpe

For his fourth release as leader, pianist Daniel Kelly fronts a trio of Chris Tarry on electric bass and Jordan Perlson drums. Following the diversification of his fully improvised solo suite Portal (3x9 Records, 2009), and Duets With Ghosts (3x9 Records, 2008), which pitched his electric quartet against samples of field recordings by Alan Lomax and ...