This UK-based funk ensemble took its name from a Sun Ra album. One listen to A World Of Masks and you’ll hear why.
The percussionist dedicated this 1995 set with host Marian McPartland to his father, Thelonious Monk.
The London-based percussionist and producer performs “Indefinite Leave To Remain,” a song whose themes speak to the issue of cultural exchange in an era of high geopolitical tension.
Players like Moses Boyd, Shabaka Hutchings and Sarathy Korwar drive London’s jazz scene forward with sounds from around the world. In March, SXSW hosted all three for an up-to-the minute dispatch.