Jazz fans talk often about the need to introduce the music to younger fans. Live in the KNKX studios, drummer Sammy Miller and his band of 20-somethings are getting their attention by having fun. Their just-released debut “The Mixtape” is a solid document, but the real fun is in seeing this group in action live. […]
The percussionist dedicated this 1995 set with host Marian McPartland to his father, Thelonious Monk.
The London-based percussionist and producer performs “Indefinite Leave To Remain,” a song whose themes speak to the issue of cultural exchange in an era of high geopolitical tension.