GRAMMY Award-winning pianist, producer, and composer Robert Glasper wears yet another hat as the creative and musical director for The Apollo Theater Presents AFROPUNK’s Unapologetically keep reading »
A few days ago, Nike Basketball released “Be Courageous,” a tune and accompanying video crafted by pianist Robert Glasper, who they enlisted to help honor keep reading »
2015 was quite a year in this sense – while the world may have faced great adversity, the artistic outpouring was equally tremendous. From jazz, to hip-hop, to electronic, to R&B, and everything in between, artists worldwide churned out a flood of extraordinary work that pushed boundaries and propelled music forward.
KING, the brainchild of twins Paris & Amber Strother and their ‘musical sister’ Anita Bias, is back at it again. The group, whose 2011 EP The Story gained critical mainstream attention, has announced that their debut album, We Are KING, will be released February 6th, 2016.
We, in an era of depleted harmonic angles and reused melodic motifs, have underwent a recent revitalization of musical brilliance in mainstream genres across the keep reading »
Since Miles Davis’s classic ‘Bitches Brew’, the fusing of Jazz and of contemporary music has been a grand ambition of many jazz musicians. Ornette Coleman’s keep reading »
With his version of “Stella By Starlight,” Robert Glasper reminds us just how much can be done with a classic song and how creative he keep reading »
The piano trio has long been regarded as one of the most beloved and sacred institutions of jazz. Legendary names like Art Tatum, Bud Powell, keep reading »
2015 has been one of the best years for music in recent memory. This isn’t to say that the previous years didn’t produce killing music, keep reading »
Robert Glasper is back with his newest album Covered featuring his OG trio consisting of Vicente Archer on the bass and drummer Damion Reid. Glasper’s keep reading »