Tonight we have a live performance by Monk and Coltrane at Carnegie Hall, put on as a "Thanksgiving Jazz" benefit concert. After sitting untouched for nearly 50 years in the Library of Congress, it was rediscovered in 2005, when it finally saw its release.
(Clifford Brown - one of the brightest lights in Jazz, gone all too soon) I originally ran this in 2009 as a Nights At The Roundtable special. But it's such a special and rare recording I thought I would re-run it again in case you missed it
Dave Brubeck Quartet drummer Joe Morello died last week at the age of 82. R.I.P.
(Voce Quartet - they even have their own MySpace page) [media id=17072] Back over to Madrid this week for a concert by Quatuor Voce (The Voce Quar
(Hal McKusick - heading straight into Third Stream) Back to mellow this Sunday night. It's raining in L.A. and it promises to be a long one - perfe
Not everyone transformed [pic a music genre]. John Coltrane did though. And when people said he was too abstract and difficulty to follow he shocked t
(guest blogged by Steve Audio) As a long-time classical guitar player, I'm always interested in seeing what other players are doing, especially outsi
(Blogged by Howie Klein) Last night I asked legendary drummer Jim Keltner, my neighbor, for his reaction to the news of Max Roach's passing. Jim hadn'
Black Water The Best of the Doobies VH1 Biography: As one of the most popular Californian pop/rock bands of the '70s, the Doobie Brothers evo
I feel like a little classical tonight. anitkeys: Enigma String Quartet-- Jakub Miller, violin; Any Bermudez, violin; Luis Diez, viola and Sinan Er