Poncho Sanchez Latin Jazz Band at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley article @ All About Jazz

Live Review Courtesy Jack Gold-Molina By Jack Gold-Molina September 24, 2022 Sign in to view read count Sanchez was ardently faithful to his influences and they were clearly evident in his own musical voice. Poncho Sanchez Latin Jazz Band Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley Seattle, WA August 12, 2022 Poncho Sanchez and his Latin Jazz Band performed … Read more

‘Just the Three of Us’ at Chris’ Jazz Café article @ All About Jazz

Live Review Courtesy Victor L. Schermer By Victor L. Schermer September 20, 2022 Sign in to view read count ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Michael Pedicin on tenor saxophone, ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Jim Ridl on piano, and Dean Johnson bass, acoustic ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Dean Johnson on bass, owes much of its successful execution to the trio format without drums. … Read more

Robert Plant and Alison Krauss at Red Rocks article @ All About Jazz

Live Review By Geoff Anderson September 18, 2022 Sign in to view read count Robert Plant Alison Krauss Red Rocks Amphitheater Denver, CO September 1, 2022 One thing was established at Thursday night’s Robert Plant/Alison Krauss concert: Denver is a fashion hotbed for aging rock stars. Before we get to the proof, let’s discuss the … Read more

Rick Savage 4Tet at UpFront Exhibition Space article @ All About Jazz

Live Review By David A. Orthmann September 12, 2022 Sign in to view read count Rick Savage 4Tet UpFront Exhibition Space Hudson Valley Jazz Fest Port Jervis, NY August 20, 2022 The most impressive jazz performances offer a variety of opportunities for the attentive listener. Regardless of stylistic orientation, a first-class jazz band often incorporates … Read more

The Cash Box Kings at Dazzle article @ All About Jazz

The Cash Box Kings Dazzle Denver, CO August 26, 2022 Most every description of blues band the Cash Box Kings calls them “the real deal.” And it’s true, they are. However, as your loyal scrivener, I know that you’ve come to expect more than the parroting of cliches in these little exposes. Of course, the … Read more

Ernie Krivda and Theron Brown at Free Concerts in Cleveland article @ All About Jazz

Live Review Courtesy John Chacona By John Chacona September 8, 2022 Sign in to view read count As a blistering July melted into a sweltering August, free-jazz—the kind you don’t have to pay to hear—was plentiful and rewarding in Cleveland and its environs. ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Albert Ayler and the late ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Abdul Wadud. It’s … Read more

The Baylor Project at the DC Jazz Festival article @ All About Jazz

Live Review Courtesy thebaylorproject.com By Bridget A. Arnwine September 8, 2022 Sign in to view read count The Baylor Project The District Wharf The DC Jazz Festival Washington, DC September 3, 2022 The 18th Annual DC Jazz Festival (August 31—September 4, 2022) closed out five days of music with a weekend of spectacular performances at … Read more

Sons of Kemet / Ramakhandra at the Bluebird Theater article @ All About Jazz

Live Review By Geoff Anderson August 11, 2022 Sign in to view read count Sons of Kemet/Ramakhandra Bluebird Theater Denver, CO August 3, 202 “Nebraska—It’s Not for Everyone.” That’s one of the more unusual tourism campaigns out there. But it came to mind Wednesday night at the Sons of Kemet concert. To start with, the … Read more

Joel Frahm at Jazz At The Joint article @ All About Jazz

Live Review Courtesy Joel Frahm Music By C. Michael Bailey July 25, 2022 Sign in to view read count Joel Frahm Jazz At The Joint North Little Rock, AR July 11, 2022 Synergy. The word was first used in 1600, derived from the Greek συνεργός (“synergos”), which means “to work together” or “to cooperate,” with … Read more