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Fazer Plex review

Fazer : Plex

The German group sound perfectly in synch with each other on this set of minimalist groove.

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The 20 Best Jazz Albums of 2021

Ambient jazz, protest groove and ethereal improvisation.

Irreversible Entanglements Open the Gates review

Irreversible Entanglements – Open the Gates

The Philadelphia jazz group deliver an expansive double album that showcases just how powerful they are as a unit.

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Stream the new Irreversible Entanglements album, Open the Gates

Hear the jazz collective’s new double album.

Orquesta Akokan 16 Rayos review

Orquesta Akokán : 16 Rayos

The Cuban jazz/mambo group builds on a century of tradition with a set of vibrant, forward-thinking songs.

Dos Santos

Dos Santos – City of Mirrors

The Chicago group’s fusion of Latinx music with jazz, soul, surf rock and psychedelia transcends.

Dr. Lonnie Smith

R.I.P. jazz legend Dr. Lonnie Smith

The virtuoso organist has died at 79.

Lovecraft Sextet

Hear The Lovecraft Sextet’s gorgeously dark “De Mysteriis (Ambientum)”

Hear the new track from Jason Köhnen of Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble.

Tangents Timeslips and Chimeras review

Tangents : Timeslips & Chimeras

The electronic/jazz fusion group’s new dual-release album continues an emphasis on their hybrid sound.

Kamasi Washington tour dates

Kamasi Washington announces East Coast tour dates

Kamasi Washington has announced an East Coast tour. This fall, the Los Angeles jazz saxophonist…

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Stream Sons of Kemet’s new album, Black to the Future

Hear the UK jazz group’s latest in its entirety

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Sons of Kemet – Black to the Future

A work of Afro-Caribbean jazz Afrofuturism that suggests an ebb and flow, an expansion and contraction of the London band’s universe.

Miles Davis Merci Miles

One of Miles Davis’ final performances to be released as live album

‘Merci Miles!’ recorded in France in 1991, months before his death in September of that year.

Sons of Kemet interview Shabaka Hutchings

Sons of Kemet’s journey of the world of the artist

Shabaka Hutchings discusses what gives him energy, and the joy of reunions.

Steve Gunn Jeff Parker tour

Steve Gunn and Jeff Parker announce co-headlining tour

The two artists will be playing solo sets throughout the east coast.

Sons of Kemet tour

Sons of Kemet share new track, “To Never Forget the Source”

Hear the second single from ‘Black to the Future’