Obituary: Dave Frishberg

      Obituary: Spike Heatley

      Obituary: Dottie Dodgion

      Obituary: Peter Ind

      Obituary: George Mraz

      Obituary: George Wein

      Obituary: Phil Schaap

      Obituary: Charlie Watts

      Obituary: Freddie Redd

      Obituary: Duffy Jackson

      Obituary: Sammy Nestico

      Obituary: John Russell

      Obituary: Junior Mance

      Obituary: Eugene Wright

      Obituary: Ron Mathewson

      Obituary: Cándido Camero


      Marcos Valle: Jazz Is Dead 003

      Jazz Is Dead is a series of albums by composer, arranger and music producer Adrian Younge and DJ/rapper Ali Shaheed Muhammad. The aim was to compose and produce new...

      Billy Jenkins: poking a stick

      'Working all my life as a musician and bandleader most of which (together with all 20th-century popular musical styles) has been influenced by the myriad elements that comprise the...

      Still Clinging To The Wreckage 02/20

      I have in my collection a 60-year-old dubbing that is very worn because I think it to be one of the most consummate jazz recordings ever made and have...

      Obituary: Clora Bryant

      Eberhard Weber: A German Jazz Story 

      This is a characterful and consistently entertaining, even compulsive, read. Translator Heidi Kirk has done a fine job in bringing over into English the no-nonsense cadences and dry humour...

      JJ 05/61: In My Opinion – Bert Courtley and Ronnie Ross

      This is one of a series of taped interviews with musicians, who are asked to give a snap opinion, on a set of records played to them. Although no...

      Thelonious Monk Quartet: Live

      I saw Monk in concert three times: first with his quartet at Jazz Expo 69, then with the Giants of Jazz in 1971 and 1972. I had originally found...

      Sarah Vaughan: Live