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  • reviewed 09/2019

    BLUE MOON MARQUEE
    BARE KNUCKLES & BRAWN

  • reviewed 11/2017

    Rahsaan Barber
    The Music In The Night

  • reviewed 11/2017

    Lewis Porter and Phil Scarff Group
    Three Minutes to Four

  • reviewed 11/2017

    Michelle Coltrane
    Awakening

  • reviewed 11/2017

    Galen Weston
    The Space Between

  • reviewed 09/2017

    Dave Potter
    You Already Know

  • reviewed 09/2017

    Gerald Beckett
    Oblivion

  • reviewed 09/2017

    Free Radicals
    Outside The Comfort Zone

  • reviewed 09/2017

    Andre Cavor
    Road Trip

  • reviewed 09/2017

    Brian Hudson
    Next Level

  • reviewed 08/2017

    Yelena Eckemoff Quintet
    In The Shadow Of A Cloud

  • reviewed 08/2017

    Ariel Pocock
    Living In Twilight

  • reviewed 08/2017

    Michael Gamble And The Rhythm Serenaders
    Get Rhythm In Your Feet

  • reviewed 07/2017

    Sounds Of April & Randall
    S.O.A.R.

  • reviewed 06/2017

    Matt White The Super Villain Jazz Band
    Worlds Wide

  • reviewed 06/2017

    Angie Wells & Raphael Lemonnier
    Love And Mischief

  • reviewed 06/2017

    Noah Haidu
    Infinite Distances

  • reviewed 06/2017

    Terence Blanchard
    The Comedian

  • reviewed 05/2017

    Michael Morreale
    Love And Influence

  • reviewed 05/2017

    Johanna Sillanpaa
    From This Side

  • reviewed 05/2017

    Cilantro Boombox
    Shine

  • reviewed 04/2017

    Bobby Watson
    Made In America

  • reviewed 04/2017

    Robert Johnson Trio
    Music Is Business

  • reviewed 03/2017

    Billy Childs
    Rebirth

  • reviewed 03/2017

    Manuel Valera Trio
    The Seasons

  • reviewed 03/2017

    Stockton Helbing
    Swimming In Place

  • reviewed 02/2017

    Milwaukee Jazz Orchestra
    Welcome To Swingville

  • reviewed 02/2017

    Tyler Reese
    Reminiscence

  • reviewed 02/2017

    Erik Applegate
    Two's Company

  • reviewed 02/2017

    The Oracle
    #SUF

  • reviewed 02/2017

    Azar Lawrence & Al Mclean
    Frontiers

  • reviewed 02/2017

    Brandi Disterheft
    Blue Canvas

  • reviewed 01/2017

    Sidney Jacobs
    First Man

  • reviewed 12/2016

    Mwalim
    Awakened by a Noon Day Sun

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Dan Costa
    Suite Tres Rios

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Catina DeLuna
    Lado B Brazilian Project

  • reviewed 11/2016

    The Hot Club of San Francisco
    John Paul George & Django

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Shirley Horn
    Live At The 4 Queens

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Brian Marsella's Imaginarium
    The Clocks Have Gone Mad

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Jeff Richman
    Sizzle

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Mamutrio
    Primal Existence

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Kait Dunton & TrioKait
    Casual

  • reviewed 08/2016

    Metalwood
    Twenty

  • reviewed 07/2016

    Lenny Marcus Trio & Friends
    Moving Forth

  • reviewed 07/2016

    CCM Jazz Orchestra
    In Search Of Garaj Mahal

  • reviewed 06/2016

    Little Charlie And Organ Grinder Swing
    Skronky Tonk

  • reviewed 06/2016

    Ed Roth
    Mad Beatnik

  • reviewed 06/2016

    The Bill Belasco Trio
    Three Musicians

  • reviewed 06/2016

    Julian Lage
    Arclight

  • reviewed 05/2016

    Lou Caputo Not So Big Band
    Uh Oh!

  • reviewed 05/2016

    D-Town Brass
    Golden Belt

  • reviewed 04/2016

    Letizia Gambi
    Blue Monday

  • reviewed 04/2016

    Mark Isbell
    Encontro

  • reviewed 03/2016

    Matt Kane & The Kansas City Generations Sextet
    Acknowledgement

  • reviewed 03/2016

    Laurence Hobgood Trio
    Honor Thy Fathers

  • reviewed 03/2016

    Adison Evans
    Hero

  • reviewed 03/2016

    Carlos Vega
    Bird's Ticket

  • reviewed 03/2016

    The U.S. Army Blues
    Live At The Blues Alley

  • reviewed 02/2016

    Greg Merritt Jazz Quartet
    New York Sexy

  • reviewed 02/2016

    Jenny Gillespie
    Cure For Dreaming

  • reviewed 01/2016

    Jeremy Pelt
    #JiveCulture

  • reviewed 01/2016

    Le Rex
    Wild Man

  • reviewed 01/2016

    Fourplay
    Silver

  • reviewed 11/2015

    Karrin Allyson
    Many A New Day

  • reviewed 11/2015

    Josh Berman Trio
    A Dance And A Hop

  • reviewed 11/2015

    Dr. Ed Calle
    Mamblue

  • reviewed 10/2015

    Tia Brazda
    Bandshell

  • reviewed 10/2015

    Joel Harrison
    Spirit House

  • reviewed 09/2015

    Bob Merrill and Roswell Rudd
    Cheerin' Up The Universe

  • reviewed 09/2015

    Bob James & Nathan East
    The New Cool

  • reviewed 09/2015

    Bob James & Nathan East
    The New Cool

  • reviewed 05/2015

    Arjun
    Core

  • reviewed 05/2015

    T-Bird And The Breaks
    Harmonizum

  • reviewed 05/2015

    Houston Person
    The Melody Lingers On

  • reviewed 05/2015

    Aaron Goldberg
    The Now

  • reviewed 05/2015

    PHO
    Cash It

  • reviewed 11/2014

    Joe Ferrara
    The Tiger Walks Through My Dreams

  • reviewed 10/2014

    NEW ORLEANS SUSPECTS
    OUROBOROS

  • reviewed 09/2014

    HENRY BUTLER, STEVE BERNSTEIN AND THE HOT 9
    VIPER'S DRAG

  • reviewed 09/2014

    Eliana Cuevas
    Espejo

  • reviewed 07/2014

    WYNTON MARSALIS & MARCUS ROBERTS
    TOGETHER AGAIN

  • reviewed 06/2014

    RACHEL ECKROTH
    Let Go

  • reviewed 06/2014

    RICHARD OPPENHEIM
    Greenhorn In A Red State

  • reviewed 05/2014

    DYLAN TAYLOR
    Sweeter For The Struggle

  • reviewed 05/2014

    JESSICA WILLIAMS
    With Love

  • reviewed 04/2014

    JAZZBONEZ
    WATCH IT !

  • reviewed 04/2014

    VINCENT HERRING
    The Uptown Shuffle

  • reviewed 04/2014

    SEAN SULLIVAN
    Hereafter

  • reviewed 04/2014

    MO'FONE
    'Fonology

  • reviewed 04/2014

    OU
    Pisces Crisis

  • reviewed 04/2014

    GINGER KWAN
    Kwantum Leap

  • reviewed 04/2014

    Pete Kennedy
    Tone, Twang and Taste

  • reviewed 03/2014

    DAVID WIATROLIK
    Dave and the Gin Mill Gypsies

  • reviewed 03/2014

    MARK GUILIANA
    Beat Music

  • reviewed 03/2014

    FOG
    TRI Sessions Vol. 1

  • reviewed 02/2014

    MATT RENZI
    Rise and Shine

  • reviewed 02/2014

    NICHOLAS PAYTON
    Sketches of Spain

  • reviewed 02/2014

    STEVE TURRE
    Bones of Art

  • reviewed 02/2014

    ANTON SCHWARTZ
    FlashMob

  • reviewed 02/2014

    GAIL DAVIES
    SINCE I DON'T HAVE YOU

  • reviewed 02/2014

    JOHN CLAYTON
    PARLOR SERIES

  • reviewed 01/2014

    BEN Wanicur
    The Excluded Middle

  • reviewed 12/2013

    Mike Longo And The New York State Of The Art Jazz Ensemble
    Live From New York

  • reviewed 12/2013

    DEWA BUDJANA
    Joged Kahyangan

  • reviewed 11/2013

    FRANK ROSALY
    Cicada Music

  • reviewed 11/2013

    JAMES BOOKER
    CLASSIFIED REMIXED AND EXPANDED

  • reviewed 10/2013

    OUTER BRIDGE ENSEMBLE
    Determined

  • reviewed 10/2013

    QUARTET SAN FRANCISCO
    Pacific Premieres

  • reviewed 10/2013

    DIRTY BOURBON RIVER SHOW
    Volume Four

  • reviewed 02/2013

    CHRISTIAN HOWES
    Southern Exposure

  • reviewed 02/2013

    THE IAN CAREY QUINTET +1
    Roads & Codes

  • reviewed 11/2012

    CLIFTON ANDERSON
    AND SO WE CARRY ON

  • reviewed 10/2012

    PONCHO SANCHEZ AND HIS LATIN JAZZ BAND
    LIVE IN HOLLYWOOD

  • reviewed 10/2012

    PETE ESCOVEDO
    LIVE FROM STERN GROVE

  • reviewed 08/2012

    SHAWN LEE'S PING PONG ORCHESTRA
    Reel To Reel

  • reviewed 08/2012

    SHUFFLE DEMONS
    ClusterFunk

  • reviewed 07/2012

    DAFNIS PRIETO PROVERB TRIO
    Dafnis Prieto Proverb Trio

  • reviewed 06/2012

    BRUCE KAPHAN QUARTET
    Bruce Kaphan Quartet

  • reviewed 05/2012

    BILL EVANS
    Dragonfly

  • reviewed 05/2012

    CLAYTON CAMERON AND THE JAZZ EXPLOSION
    Here's To The Messengers: A Tribute to Art Blakey

  • reviewed 05/2012

    BRIA SKONBERG
    So Is the Day

  • reviewed 05/2012

    LENNY MARCUS TRIO
    Sun Ray - A Tribute to Ray Bryant

  • reviewed 04/2012

    DR. JOHN
    LOCKED DOWN

  • reviewed 04/2012

    DON BRADEN & KARL LATHAM
    Big Fun(k) Live

  • reviewed 04/2012

    TODD BISHOP GROUP
    Little Played Little Bird

  • reviewed 04/2012

    TED NASH QUARTET
    The Creep

  • reviewed 04/2012

    CHAISE LOUNGE
    Insomnia

  • reviewed 03/2012

    JEFF LORBER FUSION
    Galaxy

  • reviewed 03/2012

    MAUREEN CHOI QUARTET
    Maureen Choi Quartet

  • reviewed 03/2012

    ADAM KROMELOW TRIO
    Youngblood

  • reviewed 02/2012

    THE IAN CAREY QUINTET +1
    Roads & Codes

  • reviewed 02/2012

    CATHERINE RUSSELL
    STRICTLY ROMANCIN'

  • reviewed 02/2012

    ETIENNE CHARLES
    Kaiso

  • reviewed 02/2012

    SULTANS OF SWING
    Move

  • reviewed 02/2012

    THE SOUL REBELS
    Unlock Your Mind

  • reviewed 01/2012

    DENNIS ROLLINS VELOCITY TRIO
    The 11th Gate

  • reviewed 01/2012

    NICHOLAS PAYTON
    Bitches

  • reviewed 12/2011

    JOE CARO
    Home Alone

  • reviewed 12/2011

    STEW CUTLER
    After Hours

  • reviewed 12/2011

    THE DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET
    THEIR LAST TIME OUT

  • reviewed 12/2011

    PETE CHRISTLIEB & HADLEY CALIMAN
    Reunion

  • reviewed 11/2011

    ALON NECHUSHTAN
    Words Beyond

  • reviewed 11/2011

    MIKE LONGO TRIO + 2
    To My Surprise

  • reviewed 11/2011

    WYNTON MARSALIS
    SELECTIONS FROM SWINGING INTO THE 21'ST

  • reviewed 10/2011

    JOEY DEFRANCESCO
    40

  • reviewed 10/2011

    BILL FRISELL
    All We Are Saying...

  • reviewed 09/2011

    SONNY ROLLINS
    ROAD SHOWS VOL. 2

  • reviewed 09/2011

    JAZZ PISTOLS
    Superstring

  • reviewed 09/2011

    T.K. BLUE
    Latin Bird

  • reviewed 08/2011

    ANGELO MICHAJLOV (Performed by Petra Cernocka and The Karl Vlach Orchestra)
    Saxana

  • reviewed 08/2011

    HIROMI
    Voice

  • reviewed 08/2011

    ELIANE ELIAS
    LIGHT MY FIRE

  • reviewed 08/2011

    DAVINA AND THE VAGABONDS
    BLACK CLOUD

  • reviewed 08/2011

    LARRY GOLDINGS
    In My Room

  • reviewed 07/2011

    R/E/D/S
    Sign of Four

  • reviewed 06/2011

    PAT METHENY
    WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT

  • reviewed 06/2011

    GAUCHO
    Pearl

  • reviewed 05/2011

    LISA HILTON
    Underground

  • reviewed 05/2011

    THE RICK HOLLAND-EVAN DOBBINS LITTLE BIG BAND
    Trilby

  • reviewed 04/2011

    UCF JAZZ ENSEMBLE
    Jazz Town

  • reviewed 03/2011

    ONE FOR ALL
    Invades Vancouver

  • reviewed 03/2011

    Jeff Lorber Fusion
    Galaxy

  • reviewed 03/2011

    JAMBALAYA BRASS BAND
    IT'S A JUNGLE OUT THERE

  • reviewed 03/2011

    THE NIGHTCRAWLERS
    Down in the Bottom

  • reviewed 02/2011

    JERRY LEAKE AND RANDY ROOS
    Cubist Live

  • reviewed 01/2011

    WIL SWINDLER'S ELEVENET
    Universe B

  • reviewed 01/2011

    DON STIERNBERG
    SWING 220

  • reviewed 12/2010

    MICROSCOPIC SEPTET
    Friday the 13th The Micros Play Monk

  • reviewed 12/2010

    KEN CLARK ORGAN TRIO
    Mutual Respect

  • reviewed 11/2010

    FO/MO/DEEP
    Eclecticism

  • reviewed 10/2010

    JASON ADASIEWICZ
    Sun Rooms

  • reviewed 09/2010

    CURTIS STIGERS
    Lost in Dreams

  • reviewed 09/2010

    CONRAD HERWIG
    THE LATIN SIDE OF HERBIE HANCOCK

  • reviewed 09/2010

    THE CLAUDIA QUINTET
    Royal Toast

  • reviewed 08/2010

    THE DEAD KENNY G'S
    Bewildered Herd

  • reviewed 08/2010

    ROBERTO FONSECA
    Akokan

  • reviewed 07/2010

    STRYKERT AND SLAGLET
    KEEPER

  • reviewed 06/2010

    DR. LONNIE SMITH
    SPIRAL

  • reviewed 06/2010

    DR. JOHN AND THE LOWER 911
    TRIBAL

  • reviewed 06/2010

    THE STANLEY CLARKE BAND
    THE STANLEY CLARKE BAND

  • reviewed 06/2010

    VARIOUS ARTISTS
    Next Stop...Soweto, Vol. 3: Giants, Ministers and Makers -- Jazz in South Aftrica 1963-1984

  • reviewed 06/2010

    ALICIA MENNINGA
    Renewal

  • reviewed 06/2010

    REGINA CARTER
    Reverse Thread

  • reviewed 05/2010

    GIA NOTTE
    Shades

  • reviewed 05/2010

    STANTON MOORE
    GROOVE ALCHEMY

  • reviewed 04/2010

    SPEAK
    Speak

  • reviewed 03/2010

    JOHN ELLIS AND DOUBLE-WIDE
    Puppet Mischief

  • reviewed 03/2010

    THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA
    Rising Sun

  • reviewed 03/2010

    NOAH BAERMAN, WAYNE ESCOFFERY, AMANDA MONACO, VINNIE SPERRAZZA, HENRY LUGO
    Playdate

  • reviewed 03/2010

    PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND
    PRESERVATION

  • reviewed 02/2010

    CHARLIE HUNTER
    GENTLEMEN I NEGLECTED TO INFORM YOU YOU WILL NOT BE GETTING PAID

  • reviewed 02/2010

    GRP (GABRIEL RIESCO PROJECT)
    Sculptures in Time

  • reviewed 02/2010

    DUKE ROBILLARD & SUNNY CROWNOVER
    TALES FROM THE TIKI LOUNGE

  • reviewed 02/2010

    GALACTIC
    YA-KA-MAY

  • reviewed 02/2010

    OUT TO LUNCH
    Melvin's Rockpile

  • reviewed 01/2010

    JASON LINDNER
    Now vs. Now

  • reviewed 12/2009

    SOMI
    If the Rains Come First

  • reviewed 11/2009

    IVAN "FUNKBOY" BODLEY
    PIGS FEET & POTTED MEAT

  • reviewed 11/2009

    JOEY DeFRANCESCO
    SNAP SHOT

  • reviewed 10/2009

    DIGITAL PRIMITIVES
    Hum, Crackle, and Pop

  • reviewed 10/2009

    PONCHO SANCHEZ
    PSYCHEDELIC BLUES

  • reviewed 10/2009

    BONERAMA
    HARD TIMES

  • reviewed 10/2009

    AZAR LAWRENCE
    Prayer For My Ancestors

  • reviewed 10/2009

    Brian O'Neil
    Daisy

  • reviewed 10/2009

    BRIAN SETZER ORCHESTRA
    SONGS FROM LONELY AVENUE

  • reviewed 09/2009

    LAVAY SMITH & HER RED HOT SKILLET LICKERS
    MISS SMITH TO YOU

  • reviewed 08/2009

    POSITIVE CATASTROPHE
    Garabatos Volume One

  • reviewed 08/2009

    CURT RAMM, DAN MORETTI, BILL CUNLIFFE
    Foundations

  • reviewed 07/2009

    ED PALERMO BIG BAND
    Eddy Loves Frank

  • reviewed 06/2009

    DIZZY GILLESPIE ALL STAR BIG BAND
    I'm BeBoppin' Too

  • reviewed 05/2009

    BIG BAD VOODOO DADDY
    HOW BIG CAN YOU GET ?

  • reviewed 05/2009

    NOMO
    Invisible Cities

  • reviewed 05/2009

    Branford Marsallis
    Metamorphosen

  • reviewed 05/2009

    ALLEN TOUSSAINT
    The Bright Mississippi

  • reviewed 05/2009

    CLUTCHY HOPKINS (Meets Lord Kenjamin)
    Music is My Medicine

  • reviewed 05/2009

    MELODY GARDOT
    My One and Only Thrill

  • reviewed 05/2009

    DAVE SIEBELS
    With Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band

  • reviewed 03/2009

    JOSHUA REDMAN
    Compass

  • reviewed 02/2009

    THE JAMES TAYLOR QUARTET
    New World

  • reviewed 02/2009

    MADELEINE PEYROUX
    BARE BONES

  • reviewed 01/2009

    THE BAD PLUS
    For All I Care

  • reviewed 12/2008

    MIKE FROST PROJECT
    Live

  • reviewed 12/2008

    MORGAN CHILDS QUINTET
    Time

  • reviewed 12/2008

    THE JAMES MOODY & HANK JONES QUARTET
    OUR DELIGHT

  • reviewed 12/2008

    MARY RADEMACHER & RICK REUTHER
    Two of a Kind

  • reviewed 12/2008

    ERIN BODE
    The Little Garden

  • reviewed 11/2008

    Lois Deloatch
    Hymn to Freedom: A Tribute to Oscar Peterson

  • reviewed 11/2008

    CASSANDRA WILSON
    Loverly

  • reviewed 10/2008

    SAXOPHONE SUMMIT-(Michael Brecker, Dave Liebman and Joe Lovano)
    SAXOPHONE SUMMIT

  • reviewed 10/2008

    JAVON JACKSON
    – Once Upon a Melody

  • reviewed 10/2008

    BELINDA UNDERWOOD
    - GREENSPACE

  • reviewed 10/2008

    IDIT SHNER
    - TUESDAY’S BLUES

  • reviewed 10/2008

    Randy Brecker
    - Randy in Brasil

  • reviewed 10/2008

    YELLOWJACKETS
    - LIFECYCLE

  • reviewed 09/2008

    JOHN PATTON
    Soul Connection

  • reviewed 09/2008

    MATT BELSANTE
    – Blame it on My Youth

  • reviewed 09/2008

    EVA CASSIDY
    – Somewhere

  • reviewed 09/2008

    FUMOSONIC
    – Love is Everything

  • reviewed 09/2008

    ROBIN MC KELLE
    Modern Antique

  • reviewed 09/2008

    PAT COIL SEXTET
    Bird House

  • reviewed 09/2008

    Ted Nash & Still Evolved
    – In The Loop

  • reviewed 09/2008

    PISTOLERA
    EN ESTE CAMINO

  • reviewed 08/2008

    INARA GEORGE WITH VAN DYKE PARKS
    An Invitation

  • reviewed 07/2008

    VARIOUS
    Rumble In the Great Lakes (Best of the Detroit Jazz Fest 2007)

  • reviewed 06/2008

    JEFF COFFIN MU'TET
    Mutopia

  • reviewed 06/2008

    STRING PLANET
    Songs From the Home Planet

  • reviewed 05/2008

    The End of Times Orchestra
    Meets Eno Diamond

  • reviewed 05/2008

    Bill Frisell
    History, Mystery

  • reviewed 05/2008

    NICHOLAS PAYTON
    Into the Blue

  • reviewed 05/2008

    SIMONE
    Simone on Simone

  • reviewed 05/2008

    THE BRUBECK BROTHERS QUARTET
    Classified

  • reviewed 05/2008

    KEITH MARKS
    Foreign Funk

  • reviewed 05/2008

    JALEEL SHAW
    Optimism

  • reviewed 04/2008

    JAKE BERGEVIN
    Holding Back the Dawn

  • reviewed 04/2008

    CONNIE EVINGSON WITH DAVE FRISHBERG
    Little Did I Dream

  • reviewed 04/2008

    ELISABETH KONTOMANOU
    Back to My Groove

  • reviewed 04/2008

    DIANNE REEVES
    When You Know

  • reviewed 04/2008

    Stanton Moore Trio
    Emphasis (on Parenthesis)

  • reviewed 04/2008

    Raya Yarbrough
    Raya Yarbrough

  • reviewed 04/2008

    Brad Mehldau Trio
    Live

  • reviewed 04/2008

    Travis Sullivan's Bjorkestra
    Enjoy

  • reviewed 04/2008

    PAUL RENZ QUINTET
    Rebop

  • reviewed 04/2008

    BOBBY WATSON AND THE LIVE AND LEARN BAND
    Fronm The Heart

  • reviewed 04/2008

    3 Na Massa
    3 Na Massa

  • reviewed 04/2008

    ADONIS ROSE & THE N.O. VADERS
    Untouchable

  • reviewed 04/2008

    VICTOR WOOTEN
    PALMYSTERY

  • reviewed 03/2008

    Jeff Coffin & Charlie Peacock
    Arc of The Circle

  • reviewed 03/2008

    DAVID "FATHEAD" NEWMAN
    Diamondhead

  • reviewed 03/2008

    Karen Blixt
    Mad Hope

  • reviewed 03/2008

    Caribbean Jazz Project
    Afro Bop Alliance

  • reviewed 03/2008

    Panthelion
    Life After 339

  • reviewed 03/2008

    CARMEN LUNDY
    Come Home

  • reviewed 03/2008

    Various Artists
    Monterey Jazz Festival 50th Anniversary All-Stars

  • reviewed 03/2008

    Negroni's Trio
    Father & Son

  • reviewed 03/2008

    Lizz Wright
    The Orchard

  • reviewed 03/2008

    CHICK COREA & GARY BURTON
    The New Crystal Silence

  • reviewed 02/2008

    THE JODI PROZNICK QUARTER
    Foundations

  • reviewed 02/2008

    THE MATT SAVAGE TRIO
    Hot Ticket

  • reviewed 02/2008

    FERNANDO OTERO
    Pagina de Beunos Aries

  • reviewed 02/2008

    GIACOMO GATES
    Luminosity

  • reviewed 02/2008

    BEN ALLISON AND MAN SIZE SAFE
    Little Things Run the World

  • reviewed 01/2008

    FRANK KIMBROUGH
    Air

  • reviewed 01/2008

    MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL 50TH ANNIVERSARY ALL-STARS
    Live at the 2007 Monterey Jazz Festival

  • reviewed 01/2008

    DEEPAK RAM
    Steps

  • reviewed 01/2008

    TICKLAH
    Ticklah Vs. Axelrod

  • reviewed 01/2008

    CHARLIE HUNTER AND BOBBY PREVITE/GROUNDTRUTHER
    ALTITUDES

  • reviewed 01/2008

    SHANNON BRYANT
    Oceano

  • reviewed 12/2007

    FALKNER EVANS
    Arc

  • reviewed 12/2007

    THE MIKE LONGO TRIO
    Float Like a Butterfly

  • reviewed 11/2007

    THE CHARLES MINGUS SEXTET
    Charles Mingus Sextet with Eric Dolphy - Cornell 1964

  • reviewed 11/2007

    VARIOUS ARTISTS
    "The War" A Ken Burns Film - The Soundtrack

  • reviewed 11/2007

    3 COHENS
    Braid

  • reviewed 11/2007

    LUCIANA SOUZA
    The New Bossa Nova

  • reviewed 11/2007

    DIANA KRALL
    The Very Best of Diana Krall

  • reviewed 11/2007

    VARIOUS ARTISTS
    Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival, Highlights, Volume 1

  • reviewed 10/2007

    FOUR80EAST
    Enroute

  • reviewed 09/2007

    MILES DAVIS
    The Complete On the Corner Sessions

  • reviewed 09/2007

    BERNIE WORRELL
    Improvisczario

  • reviewed 09/2007

    DIANA KRALL
    From This Moment On

  • reviewed 09/2007

    THE WAVERLY SEVEN
    YO! Bobby

  • reviewed 09/2007

    JOE HENRY
    Civilians

  • reviewed 09/2007

    PEARL DJANGO
    Modern Times

  • reviewed 09/2007

    McCOY TYNER
    Quartet

  • reviewed 09/2007

    THE DYNAMITES FEATURING CHARLES WALKER
    KABOOM

  • reviewed 08/2007

    CHARLIE HUNTER TRIO
    Mistico

  • reviewed 08/2007

    MILES DAVIS
    Evolution of the Groove

  • reviewed 08/2007

    SONNY FORTUNE
    You and the Night and the Music

  • reviewed 08/2007

    THE BORN AGAIN FLOOZIES
    7 Deadly Sinners

  • reviewed 08/2007

    AVISHAI COHEN
    After The Big Rain

  • reviewed 08/2007

    THE SECTION QUARTET
    Fuzzbox

  • reviewed 08/2007

    EST
    Tuesday Wonderland

  • reviewed 08/2007

    ELDAR
    Re-Imagination

  • reviewed 07/2007

    BILLIE HOLIDAY
    Remixed & Reimagined

  • reviewed 07/2007

    RON CARTER
    Dear Miles

  • reviewed 07/2007

    JUDY NIEMACK
    Blue Nights

  • reviewed 07/2007

    BEASTIE BOYS
    The Mix-Up

  • reviewed 07/2007

    FOUR FINGER FIVE
    Enormous Pocket

  • reviewed 07/2007

    TOM GAVORNIK
    A Long Time Ago...

  • reviewed 07/2007

    BILLY BANG QUINTET FEATURING FRANK LOWE
    Above & Beyond: Live in Grand Rapids

  • reviewed 07/2007

    Invert
    The Strange Parade

  • reviewed 07/2007

    THE MACPODZ
    Genius Food for Superheroes

  • reviewed 06/2007

    Ann Savoy & Her Sleepless Knights
    If Dreams Come True

  • reviewed 06/2007

    VARIOUS ARTISTS
    John Pisano’s Guitar Night

  • reviewed 06/2007

    THE GODFATHERS OF GROOVE FEATURING REUBEN WILSON, BERNARD “PRETTY” PURDIE, AND GRANT GREEN JR.
    The Godfathers of Groove

  • reviewed 06/2007

    ABBEY LINCOLN
    Abbey Sings Abbey

  • reviewed 06/2007

    ARJUN
    Pieces

  • reviewed 06/2007

    Various Artists
    European Jazz Stage (Radio Netherlands Worldwide)

  • reviewed 05/2007

    Various Blue Note Artists
    Somethin’ New

  • reviewed 05/2007

    STEVE SWALLOW with ROBERT CREELY
    So There

  • reviewed 05/2007

    KURT ELLING
    Nightmoves

  • reviewed 05/2007

    BELA FLECK AND CHICK COREA
    The Enchantment

  • reviewed 05/2007

    Kate McGarry
    The Target

  • reviewed 05/2007

    Robin Eubanks and EB3
    Live Vol. 1

  • reviewed 05/2007

    Spanish Harlem Orchestra
    United We Swing

  • reviewed 05/2007

    KAHIL EL’ZABAR’S INFINITY ORCHESTRA
    Transmigration

  • reviewed 05/2007

    MATT RAY
    Lost in New York

  • reviewed 04/2007

    HIROMI’S SONICBOOM
    Time Control

  • reviewed 04/2007

    JULIETTE GRECO
    Le Temps d’une Chanson

  • reviewed 04/2007

    MELODY GARDOT
    Worrisome Heart

  • reviewed 04/2007

    WAX TAYLOR
    Hope & Sorrow

  • reviewed 04/2007

    WYNTON MARSALIS
    From The Plantation To The Penitentiary

  • reviewed 04/2007

    Steppin’ In It with Rachael Davis
    Shout Sister Shout

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Thad Jones
    One More: The Summary: Music of Thad Jones Volume 2

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Tin Hat
    The Sad Machinery of Spring

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Soweto Kinch
    A Life in the Day of B19: Tales of the Tower Block.

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Anat Cohen
    Poetica

  • reviewed 03/2007

    THE GREYBOY ALLSTARS
    What Happened to TV?

  • reviewed 03/2007

    WILL BERNARD
    Party Hats

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Abram Wilson
    Ride! Ferris Wheel To The Modern Day Delta

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Alex Garcia’s AFROMANTRA
    Uplifting Spirit

  • reviewed 03/2007

    Flat Earth Society
    Psychoscout

  • reviewed 03/2007

    AJA WEST
    The Olympian

  • reviewed 03/2007

    THE FFFELLAZ
    4 Song EP

  • reviewed 02/2007

    TOM GAVORNIK
    Acceleration

  • reviewed 02/2007

    STEFON HARRIS
    African Tarantella

  • reviewed 02/2007

    Matt Wilson’s Arts and Crafts
    The Scenic Route

  • reviewed 02/2007

    JANICE BORLA
    From Every Angle

  • reviewed 02/2007

    JACK DEJONETTE AND BILL FRISELL
    The Elephant Sleeps But Still Remembers

  • reviewed 02/2007

    AVISHAI COHEN
    Continuo

  • reviewed 02/2007

    NATE NAJAR TRIO
    I’m All Smiles

  • reviewed 02/2007

    PAUL MOTIAN BAND
    Garden of Eden

  • reviewed 01/2007

    KIM NALLEY
    Need My Sugar

  • reviewed 01/2007

    Nora Jones
    Not Too Late

  • reviewed 01/2007

    avishai cohen
    Continuo

  • reviewed 01/2007

    GENE CIPRIANO
    First Time Out

  • reviewed 01/2007

    SF JAZZ COLLECTIVE
    Live 2006

  • reviewed 01/2007

    DON BYRON
    “Do the Boomerang,” the Music of Junior Walker

  • reviewed 01/2007

    MICROSCOPIC SEPTET
    Surrealistic Swing

  • reviewed 12/2006

    WAX POETIC
    Copenhagen

  • reviewed 12/2006

    ERIC FRAZIER
    In Your Own Time

  • reviewed 12/2006

    JEFF HEALEY & THE JAZZ WIZARDS
    Its Tight Like That

  • reviewed 12/2006

    RACHEL ZAMSTEEN
    Bouquet

  • reviewed 11/2006

    DAN SIEGEL
    Departure

  • reviewed 11/2006

    RASHIED ALI QUINTET
    Judgment Day

  • reviewed 11/2006

    NOMO
    Newtones

  • reviewed 11/2006

    JAVON JACKSON
    Now

  • reviewed 11/2006

    Q-BURNS
    Abstract Message

  • reviewed 10/2006

    FREDDIE CRUGER AKA RED ASTAIRE
    Soul Search

  • reviewed 10/2006

    MIKE FROST PROJECT
    Comin' Straigt At Ya'

  • reviewed 10/2006

    THE JOHN POPPER PROJECT feat. DJ Logic

  • reviewed 10/2006

    Club D'Elf
    Now I Understand

  • reviewed 10/2006

    Stanton Moore
    III

  • reviewed 10/2006

    FRANK KIMBROUGH
    Play

  • reviewed 09/2006

    MSMW
    Out Louder

  • reviewed 09/2006

    MADEiLINE PEYROUX
    Half the Perfect World

  • reviewed 08/2006

    WILLE BOBO
    Lost and Found

  • reviewed 08/2006

    Brisa Roche
    The Chase

  • reviewed 08/2006

    Rykarda Parasol
    Our Hearts First Meet

  • reviewed 07/2006

    LONNIE SMITH
    Jungle Soul

  • reviewed 07/2006

    DJ LOGIC
    Zen of Logic

  • reviewed 07/2006

    PETER KATER
    10 Questions for the Dalai Lama

  • reviewed 07/2006

    LISA KARP
    Fucsia Blues w/ Dr. John

  • reviewed 07/2006

    DANIEL SMITH
    Bebop Bassoon

  • reviewed 06/2006

    GNAPPY
    Unloaded

  • reviewed 06/2006

    ELVIS COSTELLO AND ALLEN TOUSSAINT (“Two-SAHN-t”)
    The River in Reverse

  • reviewed 06/2006

    THE CHEEBACABRA
    Exile in the Woods

  • reviewed 06/2006

    Christian Mc Bride
    Live At Tonic

  • reviewed 06/2006

    Bobby Previte
    The Coalition of the Willing

  • reviewed 06/2006

    Kevin Hays
    Open Range

  • reviewed 06/2006

    Liquid Soul
    One-Two Punch

  • reviewed 06/2006

    Dr. John
    Mercernary

  • reviewed 05/2006

    Edye Evan Hyde
    A Lady With A Song

  • reviewed 05/2006

    Various Artists
    ReBop: The Savoy Remixes

  • reviewed 05/2006

    Thievery Corporation
    Versions

  • reviewed 05/2006

    Dr. John Hair & New Connections
    When The Spirit Gets You!

  • reviewed 05/2006

    Nomo
    Newtones

  • reviewed 05/2006

    Tunnels
    Natural Selection

  • reviewed 05/2006

    The Mackrosoft
    Antonio's Giraffe

  • reviewed 05/2006

    Colin Stranahan
    Transformation

  • reviewed 05/2006

    Robin McKelle
    Introducing

  • reviewed 05/2006

    The RH Factor
    Distractions

  • reviewed 04/2006

    The New Orleans Social Club
    Sing Me Back Home

  • reviewed 04/2006

    Joris Teepe's Gronigan Art Ensemble
    Jazz In Jazz Out

  • reviewed 04/2006

    3ósity
    3ósity (Capri)

  • reviewed 04/2006

    Catherine Russell
    Cat

  • reviewed 04/2006

    Larry Carlton
    Fire Wire

  • reviewed 03/2006

    SONDRE LERCHE & THE FACES DOWN QUARTET
    Duper Sessions

  • reviewed 02/2006

    FRED HERSCH
    In Amsterdam: Live at the Bimhuis.

  • reviewed 02/2006

    ERIN BODE
    Over and Over

  • reviewed 02/2006

    EMP PROJECT
    Wherever We Go

  • reviewed 02/2006

    THE BLUECAT EXPRESS
    The Spirit of New Orleans

  • reviewed 02/2006

    HOT CLUB OF COWTOWN
    Four Dead Batteries - Original Soundtrack

  • reviewed 02/2006

    LARRY GOLDINGS
    Quartet

  • reviewed 02/2006

    THE REBIRTH
    This Journey In

  • reviewed 01/2006

    BEAT KAESTLI
    Happy, Sad and Satisfied.

  • reviewed 01/2006

    ROGER DAVIDSON TRIO
    Ten to Twelve.

  • reviewed 01/2006

    BURT BACHARACH
    At ThisTime

  • reviewed 01/2006

    MATTHEW SHIPP
    One

  • reviewed 01/2006

    HAPPY APPLE
    The Peace Between Our Companies

  • reviewed 01/2006

    PETER ROM TRIO
    Says Who?!

  • reviewed 01/2006

    NIA QUINTET
    End of Time

  • reviewed 01/2006

    THE BIG THREE TRIO
    We Got Rhythm

  • reviewed 01/2006

    VARIOUS ARTISTS
    Smooth Chill

  • reviewed 01/2006

    L. ZIADE
    Project Chill: Memoirs of a Jazz Band

  • reviewed 12/2005

    DAN BARASZU
    Nightfall

  • reviewed 12/2005

    JAKE SHIMABUKURO
    Dragon

  • reviewed 12/2005

    KELOMAT
    Kelomat

  • reviewed 12/2005

    VARIOUS ARTISTS
    Our New Orleans

  • reviewed 12/2005

    Ivo Antognini Jazz Project
    Feggari Mou

  • reviewed 08/2005

    Organissimo
    This is the Place

  • reviewed 06/2005

    MeShell Ndegeocello
    The Spirit Music Jamia: Dance of the Infidel

  • reviewed 06/2005

    Ted Nash & Odeon
    La Espada de La Noche

  • reviewed 06/2005

    Joshua Redman Elastic Band
    Momentum

  • reviewed 06/2005

    John Scofield
    That's What I Say: John Scofield Plays the Music of Ray Charles

  • reviewed 04/2005

    Sakésho
    We Want You to Say...

  • reviewed 04/2005

    Afterthought
    Jazzgrass

  • reviewed 04/2005

    Soel
    Memento

  • reviewed 02/2005

    Bryan Vargas & ¡Ya Esta!
    Afro Latino Soul

  • reviewed 02/2005

    Alice Coltrane
    Translinear Light

  • reviewed 02/2005

    The Butterfat Trio
    Under Dog

  • reviewed 02/2005

    Manuel 'Guajiro' Mirabal
    Buena Vista Social Club presents...

  • reviewed 01/2005

    New Birth Brass Band
    New Birth Family

  • reviewed 01/2005

    Jeff Coffin Mu'Tet
    Bloom

  • reviewed 01/2005

    James Taylor Quartet (JTQ)
    The Oscillator

  • reviewed 01/2005

    The Coalition
    Naked Movies

  • reviewed 01/2005

    Kermit Ruffins
    Putumayo Presents Kermit Ruffins

  • reviewed 11/2004

    The Yohimbe Brothers
    The Tao of Yo

  • reviewed 11/2004

    Dr. Lonnie Smith
    Too Damn Hot!

  • reviewed 10/2004

    The Lynne Arriale Trio
    Come Together

  • reviewed 10/2004

    Jay Geils, Duke Robillard and Gerry Beaudoin
    New Guitar Summit

  • reviewed 09/2004

    Madeleine Peyroux
    Careless Love

  • reviewed 09/2004

    Charlie Watts and the Tentet
    Watts at Scott's

  • reviewed 08/2004

    Ray Charles
    Genius Loves Company

  • reviewed 08/2004

    Bill Frisell
    Unspeakable

  • reviewed 08/2004

    The Motet
    Music for Life

  • reviewed 07/2004

    Willie Nelson
    Nacogdoches

  • reviewed 07/2004

    River Rogues Jazz Band
    From Fats to Satch

  • reviewed 07/2004

    Anitbalas
    Who is This America?

  • reviewed 07/2004

    Various Artists
    Upstairs at Larry's: Lawrence Welk Uncorked

  • reviewed 07/2004

    Katie Melua
    Call Off the Search

  • reviewed 07/2004

    The Frank and Joe Show
    33 1/3

  • reviewed 07/2004

    Dr. John
    N'Awlinz: Dis Dat or D'Udda

  • reviewed 06/2004

    Rachelle Garniez & the Fortunate Few
    Luckyday

  • reviewed 06/2004

    Bela Fleck and Edgar Meyer
    Music for Two

  • reviewed 05/2004

    Jamie Cullum
    twentysomething

  • reviewed 05/2004

    The Bo-Keys
    The Royal Sessions

  • reviewed 05/2004

    Dr. Michael White
    Dancing in the Sky

  • reviewed 05/2004

    Bill Charlap Trio
    Somewhere: The Music of Leonard Bernstein

  • reviewed 04/2004

    Ian Shaw
    A World Still Turning

  • reviewed 04/2004

    Ray Vega
    Squeeze Squeeze

  • reviewed 03/2004

    Susan Werner
    I Can't Be New

  • reviewed 02/2004

    Babatunde Lea
    Level of Intent

  • reviewed 01/2004

    Nicholas Payton
    Sonic Trance

  • reviewed 01/2004

    Joel Frahm with Brad Mehldau
    Don't Explain

  • reviewed 01/2004

    Matt Flinner Quartet
    Walking on the Moon

  • reviewed 11/2003

    MeShell NdegeOcello
    Comfort Woman

  • reviewed 10/2003

    Geoff Muldaur's Futuristic Ensemble
    Private Astronomy - A Vision of the Music of Bix Beiderbecke

  • reviewed 10/2003

    Kurt Rosenwinkel
    Heartcore

  • reviewed 10/2003

    Chris Botti
    A Thousand Kisses Deep

  • reviewed 12/1969

    THE MEMPHIS HANG
    THE MEMPHIS HANG

  • reviewed 02/1014

    THE PUPPETEERS
    The Puppeteers

  • reviewed 12/1969

    Spencer A. Barefield
    After The End

  • reviewed 12/1969

    BLUE NEBULA
    Relative Dimensions

  • reviewed 12/1969

    THE DYNAMITES FEATURING CHARLES WALKER
    KABOOM

  • reviewed 12/1969

    James Taylor Quartet
    New World

  • reviewed 12/1969

    Melton Mustafa
    The Traveling Man

  • reviewed 12/1969

    The Aperturistic Trio
    Truth and Actuality

Compiled by the WYCE Journalism Club

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