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

Resolutions for jazz in the new year

  By Kevin Kniestedt   As we head into the new year, I decided to take a look back at some of the things I saw dominate discussion as it relates to jazz over the last year, and I must say, I have no issue with many of them never