- December 6, 2019
The multi-instrumentalist opens up on influences that shaped his The Griot Swings the Classics.
You Gotta Sell Something! (New Rag Records). Review by James Mann.
EJ (Provogue/Mascot Label Group). Review by Michelle Wilson.
Old Sock (Surfdog Records / Bushbranch). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Willie Nelson brought his Family to the Tabernacle Sunday night, and invited us to “Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die.” James Mann thinks that’s a grand idea!
The Bill Monroe Collection (Rounder Records). Review by James Mann.
What Makes Bob Holler (Proper Records). Review by Al Pergande.
The streets of downtown Eau Gallie thrummed to the strains of gypsy jazz, as inside the old Science Museum an expression of art titled Robot Love hummed on. Ian Koss reports on the happening
Shelton Hull looks back at the works of Django on electric guitar, along the way wondering why this material hasn’t been collected in a boxed set and what Charlie Parker would have thought of it.
Trio Sud (Dreyfus Jazz). Review by Bill Campbell.
Various Artists (Verve). Review by Kurt Channing.
Nuages (Arkadia). Review by Jason Plender