Joshua Redman Quartet: Come What May

It’s hard to believe that Joshua Redman is now 50 years old. He’s been touring with pianist Aaron Goldberg, bassist Reuben Rogers and drummer Gregory Hutchinson for over 20...

Sue Raney: legendary LA songstress /2

Opportunities for Raney to perform and record became less frequent as the 70s wore on and demand for her style of singing continued to decline. She responded by going...

Music with frontiers

Mike Gibbs: Festival 69: I was there

Steve Voce gave a good review and awarded four stars to the Mike Gibbs three-CD set, Festival 69 (JJ 1218).  Unfortunately the details given for the album were a...

Life Through The Eyes Of A Jazz Journalist – Scott Yanow

Mr Yanow's jazz memoirs include long interviews with Freddie Hubbard, Maynard Ferguson and Chick Corea and a portrait of Roland Kirk

JJ 05/60: Histoire Du Vrai Jazz

It is something of an undertaking to translate and assimilate in one breath, so to speak, the highly knowledgeable and well-informed criticisms and com­ments of a writer of the...

John McLaughlin/Paco De Lucia/Larry Coryell: Meeting Of The Spirits

A guitar summit, held in the Royal Albert Hall in 1979, Meeting Of The Spirits brings together three musicians with a collective background in jazz, rock, fusion, Brazilian, classical...

Billy Bang: Lucky Man