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Esperanza Spalding Takes To Facebook Live To Record New Album ‘Exposure’

Spalding will spend 77 hours creating her new album, “Exposure,” and the entire session will be streamed for ...


First Listen: Lizz Wright, ‘Grace’

Aided by producer Joe Henry, the jazz and gospel singer strikes a balance between ecstasy and empathy on ...


Ernie Andrews On Piano Jazz

Hear the vocalist bring his own special mix of energy, drama and humor to this 1998 episode with ...


Greg Fox’s ‘By Virtue Of Emptiness’ Is A Rapt Mosaic Of Psychedelic Jazz

The second solo album from the Liturgy, Zs and Ex Eye drummer sounds like a celestial hummingbird feeding ...