Front Yard Fest 2021 | Beginning Of An Ending

In the many months that most of us have not played with or hung with other fellow humans, it seemed…


ARTIST FEATURE: Dave Douglas from 'Overcome'

Fay, Camila, Jorge, Ryan and Rudy have all been so generous with their words about this experience…


Overcome: What It Is We Think We Are Doing Anyhow

By Dave Douglas with inspiration from Toni Cade Bambara The need to keep creating music, to live in…


Lamentations on an Anniversary

The year has been, well, different. Sitting down to reflect on the anniversary of my last in person…


Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter. We are horrified by the murder of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis. We are…


Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Wow. Thanks first of all to Bandcamp, who generously waived their fees on Friday. Huge gesture for…


Celebrating 15 Years Of Creativity

We are grateful to the community of musicians and listeners who share our passion for creative…


The Music of Pythagoras

Been reading The Music of Pythagoras: How an Ancient Brotherhood Cracked the Code of the Universe…


Facts and Fictions

One of the most inspiring aspects of writing for Alarm Will Sound is being part of the enormous…


Tea at The St. Regis

This great piece on Henry Threadgill brought up the name Steve Backer, a guy I hadn’t thought about…


Wood Shedding Season

Was so happy to vote yesterday and to see sanity retake the House of Representatives. We didn't win…


Dave's notes from the road: Augsburg

Gartenamade Hubert posted this picture of me and Joe from Augsburg. It’s been such a pleasure…