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Chicago singer Lili K has been turning heads across genres this year, but she’s ready to return to one of her first loves: jazz. A keep reading »

Vocalist Lauren Desberg is definitely looking beyond the standards with her newest release, a cover of The Whispers’ 1987 classic “Rock Steady.” Backed by a stellar keep reading »

Flying Lotus‘s epic You’re Dead! caused a bit of a stir among jazz heads last year–was it jazz? Was it hip-hop? Was it something else entirely? At keep reading »

Vocalist and bandleader José James has done, if not everything, then at least a little of everything. His albums span genres, his smooth, rich baritone keep reading »

Avant-garde legend Oliver Lake stands apart from many jazz musicians today, but not just because of his distinctive sound. He’s an artist in every sense, pursuing painting keep reading »

O MER (the moniker of Israeli producer Omer Schonberger, not the Star Wars character) has just released the first single, “Crazy Flames,” off his upcoming keep reading »

We recently talked with drummer Eric Harland following the release of his band Voyager’s latest album, Vipassana. In the first part of the interview, Harland took us through keep reading »

You’ve heard Eric Harland as the musical backbone of artists like Dave Holland,Charles Lloyd, and Joshua Redman (you may have heard of them)—now, he’s taking on the keep reading »

Marc Cary, a prolific pianist and composer who’s played with everyone from Q-Tip to Dizzy Gillespie, just dropped a new track from the Focus Trio, his keep reading »

Early Riser may be Brooklyn-based producer Taylor McFerrin‘s debut album, but he’s hardly an amateur. Since the 2008 release of his EP Broken Vibes, McFerrin has keep reading »