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Angel Bat Dawid Hanne de Backer Signe Emmeluth new album

Smalltown Supersound announces new Actions for Free Jazz album featuring Angel Bat Dawid, Hanne De Backer and Signe Emmeluth

The three musicians’ 2019 performance in Antwerp is being released as a full-length album.

Impulse 60th anniversary box set

Impulse! Records announces 60th anniversary box set

Box set includes tracks from John Coltrane, Alice Coltrane, Charles Mingus and more.

Chick Corea

R.I.P. jazz legend Chick Corea

The jazz fusion innovator has died at 79.

Vijay Iyer uneasy review

Archie Shepp & Jason Moran : Let My People Go

Two jazz maestros of different generations come together for something subtle and sublime.

Lonnie Holley Matthew E. White Broken Mirror review

Matthew E. White and Lonnie Holley channel cosmic energy on “This Here Jungle of Moderness”

The first track from the duo’s new collaborative album is a frantic funk fusion landscape.

Lonnie Holley Matthew E. White Broken Mirror review

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

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

jeremiah cymerman citadels and sanctuaries 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.