Monthly Archives: February 2016

At WSJ on Jaimeo Brown Transcedence’s Work Songs

http://www.wsj.com/articles/work-songs-by-jaimeo-brown-transcendence-review-1456180631   Arts Arts in Review Music Review ‘Work Songs’ by Jaimeo Brown Transcendence Review On ‘Work Songs,’ Jaimeo Brown Transcendence draws from Alan Lomax’s invaluable 1930s recordings of field workers in the South. ENLARGE Chris Sholar and Jaimeo Brown. … Continue reading

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At WSJ on Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra All My Yesterdays

http://www.wsj.com/articles/all-my-yesterdays-by-vanguard-jazz-orchestra-and-the-distance-by-michael-formaneks-ensemble-kolossus-reviews-1455570827 ‘All My Yesterdays’ by The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra and ‘The Distance’ by Michael Formanek’s Ensemble Kolossus Reviews Two new albums will have listeners hoping for the return of the big band. ENLARGE Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra at … Continue reading

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At WSJ on the new Charles Lloyd disc

http://www.wsj.com/articles/i-long-to-see-you-by-charles-lloyd-review-1454362088 Arts Music ‘I Long to See You’ by Charles Lloyd Review A musician with a long history teams up with a new band to create a new sound ENLARGE Saxophonist Charles Lloyd. Photo: D. Darr By Martin Johnson Feb. … Continue reading

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At WSJ on the new Dr. Lonnie Smith disc

      http://www.wsj.com/articles/evolution-by-dr-lonnie-smith-review-an-organist-keeps-jamming-1455054565   Arts Arts in Review Music Review ‘Evolution’ by Dr. Lonnie Smith returns to the Blue Note label with an album that reveals the enduring appeal of organ soul. By Martin Johnson Feb. 9, 2016 4:49 … Continue reading

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