John Coltrane Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Various Artists: We Out HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... Working Week and other bands, Stabbins had pulled off the difficult trick of keeping one foot in a fierce post-John Coltrane improvising tradition and the other in jazz as accessible dance-music, often doing both at the same time. Explaining his ...


  2. The Memphis Jazz Workshop: a Q&a with Founder Steve LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... For instance, some of those kids were playing "Impressions" at rehearsal. And I asked if any of them had heard John Coltrane play it. They were like, "No." How're you gonna play "Impressions" if you've never heard John Coltrane play it? So, we ...


  3. Inside the studio where classic jazz happenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 |

    ... the spacious room and notice the microphone stands and suddenly realize - hey, that's where Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonius Monk and Herbie Hancock recorded some of their finest work. They came here because of Van Gelder. They ...


  4. Musical Revolutionary Ornette Coleman Unleashed Free Jazz in 1950s L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | LA Weekly

    Few Americans know much about it, but a radical midcentury revolution in jazz was born in Los Angeles in the late 1950s. Some of the most exciting and challenging American music was created by a rebellious generation of African-American geniuses in the 1960s: Archie Shepp, Albert Ayler, Ornette Coleman, Anthony Braxton, John Coltrane and the composer Sun Ra among them.


  5. McKewon: In his own unique way, Mario Verduzco knows what he wants from his Husker QBsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... of former option wizards. He can throw accurately on the run, too. "Our first year with KZ, dude, he was like John Coltrane on


  6. Jazz greats Liebman, Wooten to headline WOJ -Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Victor Wooten Trio, featuring saxophonist Bob Franceschini and drummer Dennis Chambers, will also headline the weekend, taking the stage on Friday, March 2. Tickets for both concerts are on sale. BEAVERCREEK - A National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master says his career began when he saw John Coltrane live at a jazz club in New York City.


  7. Poncho Sanchez Fires Up His Congas For Some Latin JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 |

    ... family, Sanchez grew up in the suburbs of Los Angeles, where he developed an affinity for artists like John Coltrane, Miles Davis , Wilson Pickett and James Brown . He taught himself to play guitar, flute, drums and timbales but eventually settled ...


  8. Lifetime of music leads to Downey resident's first singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Downey Patriot

    ... Motel as a substitute saxophonist. "It's like a super straight-ahead Jazz tune, kind of a little tribute to John Coltrane," said Chavez. "The single is the first take we did; we just went for it. It was like 'damn, that was pretty cool.' I had it ...


  9. Tender and Fierce Blessings: Malcolm, Coltrane and My Mentor Nat HentoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... covering the walls. Sweet conversation flowed with memories of knowing you. I gravitated to the paintings of John Coltrane. I stood by them while we waited to be ushered into the church. The paintings were created by Victor Kalin. I was excited when ...


  10. The Prowess of Nina Simone's Early RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | The Atlantic

    ... alumni were Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, and a promising young saxophonist from Miles Davis's band named John Coltrane. Simone, on the other hand, had been signed as more of a pop-jazz artist; the label, after all, was also the home of Mel ...


  11. Is someone hijacking your Spotify? Here's what I did when it happened to me.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Mashable

    His name is Kevin. He loves music, " Coffee Table Jazz " in particular. He owns an Amazon Echo, through which he listens to his lovely, soothing John Coltrane trumpet croons.


  12. West earns Lifetime Achievement Award2018-02-19T01:53:23Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 |

    Jerry West's longevity is surpassed only by his excellence, which is surpassed only by his credibility, which is surpassed only by his legacy, which is surpassed only by his continued relevancy, which is surpassed only by his humility, which is surpassed only by his longevity... The man known as "Zeke From Cabin Creek" early in his NBA playing days, as "Mr. Clutch" by the time he was putting the finishing touches on a Hall of Fame career and as "The Logo" for much of the league's past half century got credit for only 81 steals in the 14 seasons he played for the Los Angeles Lakers from 1960-1974. The reason: that stat only got tracked starting in West's farewell season.


  13. Stream Supreme:Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | BrothersJudd Blog

    A narrative of Coltrane as a kind of musical messiah explains the literal veneration of his work by the Church of Saint John Coltrane, but it is only one convenient means of Coltrane appreciation. In truth, his oeuvre is too vast and varied in scope to neatly sum up in any fully satisfying way.


  14. Ohio State Jazz Ensemble honors a legend inRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | The Lantern

    ... of Basie's music if you're a jazz musician." In years past, the ensemble has honored Duke Ellington and John Coltrane during their February concerts, but this year, Keith strove to make a connection with Black History Month. "This time around I ...


  15. Music Review: Andrew Gould - 'First Things First'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... and the brisk quivers of "Mumbo Jumbo" show a straight-ahead jazz twinkle in his music. Inspired by his hero John Coltrane, Gould wrote the title track with the intention of creating a hybrid of blues and jam session-based jazz. With a tendency to ...


  16. 'Water By The Spoonful' at The Mark Taper Forum: Theatre Review by Keri TombazianRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | KTWV-FM Culver City

    ... A Soldier's Fugue employs classical themes of Bach, Water By The Spoonful uses Jazz, specifically, the jazz of John Coltrane. Elliot's professor cousin, Yazmin (Keren Lugo) has a terrific monologue in which the genius of Coltrane's dissonance is ...


  17. Review: Britain's New Jazz Vanguard Is Funky, Vibrant, Fun and May Cross OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | RollingStone

    ... Kemet signed with storied jazz label Impulse!, longtime home of the tenor saxophone's most famous proponent, John Coltrane. Sons of Kemet also stars tuba virtuoso Theon Cross, whose We Out Here contribution "Brockley" could easily be sampled for a ...


  18. The Sun Ra Arkestra - Kosmos In Blue: A John Gilmore Anthology, Vol....Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Jazz & Blues Music Reviews

    ... a fine addition or beginning to a Sun Ra collection, and also serves as a much needed reminder of Gilmore, who John Coltrane famously said "got the concept," of playing rhythmically and melodically at the same time. Kosmos in Blue: John Gilmore ...


  19. Watch exclusive clip of The Doors playing "Light My Fire" at the 1970 Isle of Wight FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    ... live performances. During the extended instrumental break in "Light My Fire," Krieger threw in snippets of John Coltrane 's version of "My Favorite Things" and The Beatles ' "Eleanor Rigby." "'Eleanor Rigby' was one of my favorite songs ever -- ...


  20. 69 Love Songs From World CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | National Public Radio

    ... of Love"), classic duets by Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell , a handful of jazzy love songs by Ella Fitzgerald , John Coltrane with Johnny Hartman, some punk rock, hair metal and AM radio gold classics. And let's not forget one of our favorite love ...