Steve Davis “Bluesthetic”

Master trombonist Steve Davis assembles a remarkable sextet with a three-decade shared history on his latest album, Bluesthetic. On each of his three previous releases for Smoke Sessions Records, trombonist Steve Davis assembled a stellar sextet featuring some of modern jazz’s most vaunted players. With Bluesthetic, Davis has done it

Summer’s heating up at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley

Tucked off on the corner of 6th and Lenora resides one of the last bastions of great Jazz music. Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley is the place to be this summer to serve your live music appetite. I had the pleasure of checking out two shows just last week. The first show,

Jazz Festivals (Oh my!)

Summer has arrived (despite a delay in Seattle) and the month of July, August and September feature some of the

Hanging out at Birdland

It felt cool waking down the streets of Manhattan, I can’t lie. Busy as it is,  your destination’s never in