Earthquake Relief

This disaster is even more unbelievable than the last. Pianist Vijay Iyer alerted me to this URL,…


Lounes Matoub

There's a great article in today's Times reinforcing the importance and impact of slain Algerian…


Old Town School of Folk Music

We had a beautiful show in this great space. Definitely worth checking out if you're in Chicago.…


Video Oral Histories

Thanks to trumpeter Lewis 'Flip' Barnes for pointing me to this great new archive at the New York…


Dave Douglas Quintet - Seventeen

A fascinating 9:00 minute version of this Douglas original from the Live at the Bimhuis performance…


Keystone [CD+DVD]

Keystone by Dave Douglas & Keystone Buy CD/Digital Keystone features Douglas compositions…


Artists erect giant pink bunny on mountain

An enormous pink bunny has been erected on an Italian mountainside where it will stay for the next…


Radiohead Video Clip

Hats off to Josh Roseman for sending me this great video clip. Radiohead. Josh has a couple of…


New Orleans Musicians

So many people are reaching out to help. Wendy Oxenhorn, at the Jazz Musicians Emergency Fund, sent…


Cypress Hills (P.S. 89) Music Program

Charity is on all our minds these days. Unfortunately, there is a dire need. The music community is…


New Orleans ...

Habitat for Humanity America's Second Harvest AmeriCares


SPARKS

I have a few final FONT Music posts. August 19th at SPARK (which is a great little theater in…