Greenleaf Artists Sound Off: Year End Observations & Music Thoughts

Year end thoughts from Dave Douglas, Grammy nominee Donny McCaslin, Michael Bates, Linda Oh,…


Why we're using Bandcamp

Bandcamp is a microsite storefront used by a lot of independent musicians to sell their music. They…


New music: Matt Ulery's Loom, Wake An Echo

Wake An Echo by Matt Ulery's Loom Wake An Echo by Matt Ulery's Loom. CD/digital available now…


[AUDIO] Stream Moonshine by Key Motion Quintet

We have our ace team of engineers mixing some audio from the GPS celebration at Jazz Standard. The…


John Zorn: 14 music links

The internet is what you make of it, that's for sure. But sometimes even seasoned browsers could…


Celebration of Bill Dixon

Festival of New Trumpet Music returns for a short concert series in June. Concerts feature, among…


It's Up

The National Jukebox The Library of Congress presents the National Jukebox, which makes historical…


Jazz Trumpet Players Highlighted.

Curtis Davenport has a section of his blog devoted to "Obscure Trumpet Masters." While many of them…


musings on nancarrow

Authored by Curtis Macdonald: After a long hiatus, I’ve delved into more of Conlon Nancarrow‘s…


Duke Ellington's America

Isfahan - Duke Ellington and Johnny Hodges with Ellington's band in 1965. I just finished reading…


Search and Restore: Funding successful

Yesterday, we were happy to hear that Search and Restore met and surpassed their funding goal of…


Sitting Back Easy with Patto

A few weeks ago, I had a brief tweeting with @billforman. He did an interview with Nels Cline --…