“Jazz washes away the dust of everyday life.”
— Art Blakey
I have been listening to jazz music since I was sixteen years old. The first album I purchased was Bitches Brew by Miles Davis, which was followed by Davis’ Kind of Blue shortly after. These two albums unlocked the door to a whole world of music, and I have never looked back. While I love jazz music from all periods, I am particularly fond of the music’s development from bebop to the free jazz of the late-1960s.
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Selected Jazz Interviews, Reviews, and Articles
- 50 Years Later: Remembering John Coltrane
- A Listener’s Guide to Free Improvisation
- A Love Supreme: Rare Photographs of John Coltrane
- On Eric Dolphy’s Out to Lunch!
- Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue is 58 Today
- Chasing Trane: The Definitive John Coltrane Documentary
- Sonny Rollins’ Newk’s Time