It’s pretty rare that I’ll be listening to mostly newly recorded music for any significant stretch, but the three records here all grabbed my interest on my last trip to the store.Read more "Acquisitions- New Enough Edition"
Man, Nicholas Payton sure knows how to rile people up…Read more "By Any Other Name…"
Flying back to L.A. from Boston, using my Macbook to review three albums I bought on iTunes and listen to on my iPhone. I really hope Apple can keep it up without Mr. Jobs.Read more "Acquisitions- 35,000ft Edition"
Rolling around the neighborhood the other day and I see a yard sale with, quite literally, hundreds of records scattered around a front lawn. A couple hours scouring the piles yielded 12 records for the low, low price of $1/each.Read more "Big Day at the Yard Sale"
Lots of buzz about a couple of new internet music services, Spotify and Turntable.fm. End of the world? Brave New World? Party time, excellent? I investigate…Read more "Oh, the Technology"
Writing about music took a back seat to writing new music for a while, but here’s a rundown of some recent purchases.Read more "Acquisitions- Past, Present, Future"
Seeing as this is a jazz blog, and I am (occasionally) a jazz blogger, I am required by the JJA bylaws to write a post concerning Miles Davis’ birthday. I wasn’t really sure that I had anything to add to the conversation, but this post by Ted Panken, with a really great Marcus Miller interview, […]Read more "Miles at (19)85"