Herbie Hancock: The Complete Columbia Album Collection 1972-1988
Herbie Hancock is so relaxed and unshowy a performer, so at ease with his craft, that it would be easy to underestimate his impact on late-20th-century music.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Victoria Advocate
Jazz concert features VC, Victoria East musicians
A jazz commercial concert performed by the VC Jazz Combo, VC Commercial Music Ensemble and Victoria East Jazz Band will be at 7 p.m. Monday in the Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Victoria.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Post and Courier
Joel, Santana among 5 to receive Kennedy Center Honors
Acclaimed actress Shirley Mac-Laine and four musicians spanning rock, jazz and opera - Billy Joel, Carlos Santana, Herbie Hancock and Martina Arroyo - will receive this year's Kennedy Center Honors, considered the nation's highest honor for those who influence American culture through the arts.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Blow the Horns: Louis Armstrong House Museum honors Quincy Jones in annual gala
The band oh what a band with Herbie Hancock pays tribute to music producer Quincy Jones for his 75th birthday celebration at Montreux 2008.
Discs [Buffalo News (NY)]
The irony, at this stage of the game, is that the records that comprise its very reason for being in its 34-disc splendor, are the least interesting to be found within.
Avid Solutions Deliver Legendary Performances at Stanford Jazz Festival
Avid A today announced that the famed Stanford Jazz Festival used the company's groundbreaking Avid S3L live sound system to deliver inspiring performances at the festival's 42nd season.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Lake Cowichan Gazette
'Energetic tunes' Thursday with DMN&FRNZ
After last week's scintillating performance by the Mike Irving Quintet, this week's show promises to be equally brilliant.
Childsplay, a fiddle supergroup
Childsplay, a who's who of fiddlers release, "As the Crow Flies" their sixth album in twenty six years of performances throughout the United States and Europe.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Chris Brubeck to Perform at Wilton Library
"Guillaume is one of France's leading saxophonists and composers and Didier is the hippest accordion player you'll ever hear - think Herbie Hancock, not Lawrence Welk!" Brubeck remarked in a library release.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Ex-Slayer Drummer Dave Lombardo Announced for Zorn in Oz Concert Series
The latest musician to be announced for the Adelaide Festival exclusive John Zorn concert series next March is legendary ex-Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo .
Tue Nov 19, 2013
New Haven Independent
Atticus Puts Out The Wax
When Matias Anaya got into collecting vinyl LPs this year, it was already too late to shop at Cutler's.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Jazz around town: November 15 & 16, 2013
Saxophonist Jeff Antoniuk has assembled a group of stellar local musicians that will perform music from one of Herbie Hancock's most celebrated recordings, Maiden Voyage, at Twins Jazz tonight and Saturday.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Wynton Marsalis fan club
Wynton Marsalis with JLCO in London
Blue Note Records turns 75 next year and such an anniversary certainly feels like celebrating the whole history of modern jazz.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Inexhaustible Brilliance of Bud Powell
Tonight local jazz pianists Marc Seales, Sumi Tonooka, Gus Carns, and Tim Kennedy celebrate the music of the jazz god Bud Powell.
AFM: Ewan McGregor, Zoe Saldana Join Don Cheadle's Miles Davis Biopic
Kill the Trumpet Player centers on a few dangerous days in the life of Miles Davis , as he bursts out of his silent period and conspires with a Rolling Stone writer to steal back his music.
Music Review: Herbie Hancock - 'The Complete Columbia Album Collection 1972-1988'
Like his former employer Miles Davis , the incredibly talented keyboardist Herbie Hancock has been honored with a massive box set from Columbia Legacy.
All About Jazz
Art, Pop Coexist at Freihofer Jazz...
Seemingly, there was something for everyone during the two-day outdoor party, blessed this year with plenty of sunshine and bearable temperatures.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
East Bay Express
"Chameleon," the title of the first Herbie Hancock single to register on the soul and pop charts , serves as an apt description for the prolific keyboardist-composer, who has frequently changed styles since his 1968 departure from the Miles Davis Quintet.
Paul Jackson Quartet featuring Randy Brecker, Ronnie Scott's, London
Paul Jackson is the bass player whose earth-shaking riffs were the foundation of Herbie Hancock's ultra-funky Headhunters band, while trumpeter Randy Brecker makes even the rhythmically banal sound sophisticated.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Something Else! Reviews
New Music Monday: Lady Gaga, Herbie Hancock, ELP, Harrison Bankhead, CCR, Miles Davis, Totem
We dig into the disco goodness of Lady Gaga, even as Miles Davis, Creedence Clearwater Revival and Herbie Hancock are the focus of enormous boxed-set reissues.