The day has arrived—Happy Birthday John Coltrane! Tonight we will be celebrating the master innovator’s birthday with the Marcus Strickland Quartet at Dizzy’s with sets at both 7:30pm and 9:30pm. To get you in the mood for the show tonight, be sure to check out some of our feature articles on John Coltrane and if you’re like us, start streaming your favorite Trane tunes all day!
Prince has to be one of the most mysterious and intriguing people to ever present at the Grammy’s. From his attire to his demeanor he simply captivated the audience with zero small talk or fanfare (save for his cane). As our OKP family aptly stated, “No disrespect to JT, but no one does smooth and sexy like Prince.” What’s more is that with a new track out and a new website selling tracks and remixes, there will also be a Tribute Concert to Prince at Carnegie Hall curated by none other than our favorite Prince-fanatic — Questlove.
Revive Music Group celebrates their 5th Anniversary with a mind-bending, monumental Revive Da Live Big Band Tribute to G.U.R.U. and the Jazzmatazz Legacyunder the direction of pianist Marc Cary and trumpeter Igmar Thomas, featuring some of G.U.R.U.’s legendary collaborators as special guests.