Jazz Trailblazers Pay Tribute to Tomasz Stańko at Brooklyn’s Roulette

Considering the lineup—stacked with talent—and the musician to whom they were paying their respects—a cult figure, rightly or wrongly—the New York City live tribute to the late Polish jazz trumpeter Tomasz Stańko had a notable dearth of talking. Aside from brief preambles, there were zero monologues by any of the musicians. Nor were there any … Read more

Joey DeFrancesco (1971-2022). A tribute by Pete Whittaker – London Jazz News

Jazz organist Pete Whittaker pays tribute to Joey DeFrancesco: Joey DeFrancesco in Ystad, Sweden in 2019. Photo © Tim Dickeson Pete Whittaker writes: The jazz community is having to come to terms with the awful news that Joey DeFrancesco has died at the height of his powers aged just 51. I’ve been asked to write … Read more

Americana-Folk Virtuoso Sarah McQuaid’s New Video Tribute to Bert Jansch Plus Tour Dates – American Blues Scene

A new video has been released by The Bert Jansch Foundation as part of a project called Around The World In 80 Plays. In what would have been the legendary guitarist and singer-songwriter’s 75th year, the Foundation launched three special Yamaha LL TransAcoustic guitars to travel around the globe from guitarist to guitarist, each playing … Read more

Listen: Edgar Winter “Lone Star Blues” Johnny Winter Tribute Feat. Keb’ Mo’

Edgar Winter Edgar Winter Releases New Single “Lone Star Blues” Johnny Winter Tribute Feat. Keb’ Mo’From New Album ‘Brother Johnny’ All-Star Tribute To Johnny WinterOut April 15, 2022 Quarto Valley Records releases “Lone Star Blues” Today, the third single off the upcoming new album “Brother Johnny,” an all-star tribute to Johnny Winter organized by his … Read more