Licked Live In NYC article @ All About Jazz

” data-original-title=”” title=””>Keith Richards‘ instrument. Such observations do not in any way disparage bassist Darryl Jones. He of the intimidating physical presence and membership of a Miles Davis trumpet1926 – 1991 ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Miles Davis band amplifies Richards and Watts’ thunder on his own instrument, an effect reinforcing how those two charter members of the … Read more

Smoke Jazz Club Reopens in NYC

Smoke Jazz Club, the acclaimed New York City venue that was closed to indoor performances and dining for more than two years due to the pandemic, will reopen next month with a full set of performances. NEA Jazz Master George Coleman kicks things off with a four-night stint Jul. 21-24, followed by the Bobby Watson … Read more

The Complete, Legendary, Live Return at The Town Hall NYC November 4, 1973 (Oblivion Records, 2022) ***** ~ The Free Jazz Collective

By Lee Rice Epstein First thing first, given this audience tends to prefer physical media, inarguably digital is the right, best solution for this release. Yes, inarguably. Here’s why: the last major group performance recorded before 1973, The Great Concert of Cecil Taylor or Nuits De La Fondation Maeght, Vols. 1–3, is one set split … Read more