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Dr. Martin Luther King on the Importance of Jazz

By Robin Lloyd On the day we celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., ...


Coleman Hawkins: Tenor Saxophone, Front And Center

Starting in the 1920s, Hawkins made an afterthought of an instrument into one of the sounds we most ...


Django’s Legacy: 21st-Century Gypsy Jazz

Decades after Django Reinhardt pioneered his distinct style of guitar-propelled swing, it’s being adapted by bands like these. ...


Cannonball Adderley: 5 Songs From A Joyous Soul

With a sweetly ferocious style, the alto saxophonist bridged the post-bop of the 1950s and ’60s to the ...