Pat Metheny And John Zorn: A Vivid Sound World

The two artists are known opposites in the world of instrumental music. On Metheny’s latest, the jazz guitarist wrings an unexpectedly visual listening experience from Zorn’s knotty compositions.

Robin Lloyd reviews the film “The Girls in the Band”

Based on actual conversations: WHY WE NEED THIS MOVIE #1 Me:  I’m going to watch this movie, “The Girls In The Band.”  And hopefully write a review. Hip Old Jazz Radio Dude:  Oh, yeah?  What’s it about, chick singers? Me:  Um, no.  It’s about the great female instrumentalists who couldn’t get