In His New Album, Jazz Giant Chick Corea Takes On Classical Music : NPR

Jazz superstar Chick Corea’s new album Plays features solo piano live performances with takes on classical and jazz pieces by Scarlatti, Chopin, Bill Evans, and Thelonious Monk. El nuevo álbum de la superestrella del jazz Chick Corea, Plays, presenta actuaciones en vivo de piano solo con versiones clásicas y de jazz de Scarlatti, Chopin, BillContinue reading “In His New Album, Jazz Giant Chick Corea Takes On Classical Music : NPR”

John Coltrane: Giant Steps: 60th Anniversary Edition review | John Fordham’s jazz album of the month

This celebratory reissue includes outtakes that confirm the original’s brilliance and the sense of a genius in transition. Esta reedición de celebración incluye tomas descartadas que confirman la brillantez del original y el sentido de un genio en transición. John Coltrane: Giant Steps: 60th Anniversary Edition review | John Fordham’s jazz album of the monthContinue reading “John Coltrane: Giant Steps: 60th Anniversary Edition review | John Fordham’s jazz album of the month”

Trump said coronavirus was good because he didn’t have shake hands with ‘disgusting people’, claims ex-White House aide

Trump said coronavirus was good because he didn’t have shake hands with ‘disgusting people’, claims ex-White House aide Former top advisor to Mike Pence says president remarked: ‘Maybe this Covid thing is a good thing’ Trump dijo que el coronavirus era bueno porque no había estrechado la mano de “gente repugnante”, afirma un ex asistenteContinue reading “Trump said coronavirus was good because he didn’t have shake hands with ‘disgusting people’, claims ex-White House aide”

Jazz Lives in Clubs. The Pandemic Is Threatening Its Future.

The concert world as a whole is in crisis, but perhaps no genre is as vulnerable as jazz, which depends on a fragile ecosystem of performance venues. Jazz Lives in Clubs. The Pandemic Is Threatening Its Future. – The New York Times Small jazz venues in New York City might not survive the pandemic. PhotoContinue reading “Jazz Lives in Clubs. The Pandemic Is Threatening Its Future.”

‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Is Set to End in 2021

“The show ultimately was about what it looked like when somebody went about a life looking for slobbering attention,” he said. “And it turns out the way they did it was kind of interesting.” ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Is Set to End in 2021 – The New York Times I agree about the “slobberingContinue reading “‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Is Set to End in 2021”

‘Fresh Air’ Celebrates The 90th Birthday Of Jazz Improviser Sonny Rollins

Rollins recorded his first sessions in 1949, and played his last live shows in 2012. ‘Fresh Air’ Celebrates The 90th Birthday Of Jazz Improviser Sonny Rollins : NPR The great Sonny Rollins, he might no longer play the tenor sax, but he left behind a historic catalog of his music to enjoy.

Financially Vulnerable, Independent Music Venues Worry Of Having To Sell

“…federal aid is crucial not only to avoid a mid-pandemic shutter, but to be able to resist the lure of a corporate buyout. “If you’re a mom-and-pop business, not a Live Nation or AEG, you only can take on so much debt,” he (Scott Hammontree) says, “until you can’t take it anymore.” Financially Vulnerable, IndependentContinue reading “Financially Vulnerable, Independent Music Venues Worry Of Having To Sell”