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Lonnie Holley Matthew E. White new album Broken Mirror

Matthew E. White and Lonnie Holley announce collaborative album, Broken Mirror, A Selfie Reflection

Hear new track “This Here Jungle of Moderness/Composition 14.”

Patricia Brennan Maquishti review

Patricia Brennan : Maquishti

The vibraphonist/marimba player’s debut album is a set of soundscapes both elegant and patient.

Modern Love David Bowie tribute

BBE Music reveals details of new David Bowie tribute, Modern Love

Hear We Are KING’s take on “Space Oddity.”

Strata Records Catalog

Jazzanova and 180 Proof Records launch Kickstarter to reimagine Strata Records catalog

Campaign perks include shirts, vinyl and limited edition prints.

David Bowie Tribute BBE records

Khruangbin, Jeff Parker, We Are KING featured on new David Bowie tribute

A new David Bowie tribute album is on the way, titled Modern Love. It’s being…

best jazz albums of 2020

The 20 Best Jazz Albums of 2020

Jazz continues to thrive after 100 years, so we expanded our list to 20 this year.

KAMM Cookie Policies review

KAMM – Cookie Policies

The infrequently operating electronic jazz-rock outfit struts with gravitas on their latest iteration.

best jazz albums of 2020 Sun Ra Arkestra

Sun Ra Arkestra : Swirling

The Arkestra’s first album in two decades revisits classic material and gives it new life.

best jazz albums of 2020 Aquiles Navarro Tcheser Holmes

Aquiles Navarro & Tcheser Holmes : Heritage of the Invisible II

The New York jazz duo cook up a session that’s full of groove.

New Jazz Century adult swim compilation

Sons of Kemet, Matana Roberts, Yazz Ahmed featured on Adult Swim compilation New Jazz Century

Plus Makaya McCraven, Christian Scott, Colin Stetson and more.

Moor Mother new album Circuit City

Moor Mother announces new album, Circuit City

Moor Mother has announced a new album. After a busy year with a number of…

Takuya Kuroda Fly Moon Die Soon review

Takuya Kuroda : Fly Moon Die Soon

The Kobe, Japan jazz artist channels Afrobeat, covers the Ohio Players and more on his latest.

best jazz albums of 2020 Jyoti

Jyoti : Mama, You Can Bet

The prolific soul artist delivers a set of off-kilter, warm and endlessly fun jazz.

best albums of 2020

Nubya Garcia : Source

The UK saxophonist’s highly anticipated debut arrives with an eclectic and joyously grooving set of material.

best jazz albums of 2020 Art Blakey

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers : Just Coolin’

Blue Note unearths an archival session from the Jazz Messengers, and it cooks, as expected.

best songs of 2020 Idris Ackamoor

Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids : Shaman!

The legendary spiritual jazz collective returns with a more somber, yet still groove-heavy set of music.

Jaga Jazzist : Pyramid

The Norwegian progressive jazz fusion group deliver a warmly exciting permutation of their consistent, yet constantly changing sound.

John Coltrane’s Giant Steps to get 60th anniversary reissue

Expanded reissue includes 28 bonus tracks.

Laurence Pike : Prophecy

A gentle and meditative improvisational response to the Australian wildfires from earlier this year.