Tuesday Jul 8
Stevie Wonder Joins Gregory Porter On-Stage at the Copenhagen Jazz Festival
The two join forces on "Free," a song about the Detroit riots on soul-jazz singer Porter's Blue Note debut, "Liquid Spirits."
Copenhagen Jazz Festival: Thurston Moore
Copenhagen Jazz Festival and Jazzhouse presents a duo meeting between two icons in the field of improvisation, free music and avant-garde rock Thurston Moore with the founding of the group Sonic Youth and his many years in the field of rock, avant-garde and improvisation put a decisive mark on music history.
In Rotation: Exit Ghost guitarist Michael Golas on Amen Dunes' embrace of collapse
Louisiana soul singer Bettye Swann is best known for the stellar sides she cut for Capital and Money in the mid-to-late 60s, but she went on to do strong work for Atlantic too - and that material has finally gotten a CD reissue.
Dieb13's weightless vinyl
I won't make any argument that the Austrian turntable artist Dieb13 is a jazz musician-even though he plays in the great Swedish Azz with reedist Mats Gustafsson, tuba player Per-A...ke Holmlander, and vibist Kjell Nordeson-but he's one of the most arresting and original improvisers I've heard in the last decade, easily transcending the limitations ... (more)
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Nine Winds Continue to Blow
Label chief and multi-instrumentalist Vinny Golia is quite the busy man. In addition to a recent release on Portugal's Clean Feed label and a DVD documenting his Large Ensemble, he continues to turn out creative and challenging music on his own label Nine Winds.