Dick Buckley's Record Collection

For those who don't know Mr. Buckley, he was a Chicago radio DJ for the better part of last century…


Top 100 jazz tracks? Too tough.

Lots of chatter about jazz24's listener polled list of the Top 100 tracks of jazz. A lot of the…


Another Moment to Write a Letter.

It's quick. It's easy. It's important. Let your representatives know what the arts mean to you.…


About Those Jets' Fundamentals

Reader HL asks... I wanted to ask you a question about composing. In sports, it is said that when…


A Mile of Music.

The Library of Congress has begun taking possession of a huge donation of recordings, some 200,000…


The Sound Of Community

Setting aside all the CD sales going on everywhere you look and click, if you are thinking of…


Jazz Robots

Q: "Have you been in the shed?" A: "I have been in the shed." I know it has already made the…


Bird House

Interesting article in today's times on what has become of the East Village house where Bird lived.…


The Beatles On iTunes

I was looking around the Apple site for a refurbished iMac yesterday and found the iTunes…