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Songs We Love: Sarah Elizabeth Charles, ‘Change To Come’

Inspired by the death of Eric Garner, the jazz singer asks an essential question in the spacious track, ...


Civil Rights Icon Dolores Huerta: Tireless Rights Advocate — And Jazz Fan

Civil rights icon Dolores Huerta visits Alt.Latino to talk about the new documentary about her life. We also ...


Esperanza Spalding’s ‘Exposure’: A Creative Marathon, Live In The Studio

Bassist, singer and composer Esperanza Spalding will be in the recording studio for 77 hours, conjuring her next ...


Gary Burton: Retiring The Mallets

For a long stretch of his early performing career, vibraphonist Gary Burton was always the youngest man on ...