Kamasi Washington

Kamasi Washington Get Lit video

Kamasi Washington debuts short film for “Get Lit”

New clip stars Saul Williams and Washington, with appearances from George Clinton, Raphael Saadiq, Robert Glasper and more

Kamasi Washington fearless movement review

Kamasi Washington : Fearless Movement

The L.A. saxophonist and bandleader pares back his scope and finds a groove on his fifth album

Mdou Moctar

Best New Releases, May 3: Mdou Moctar, Broadcast, and more

Plus Jessica Pratt, Ibibio Sound Machine, Hana Vu, Kamasi Washington, John Carpenter, Kee Avil, Agriculture, John McKiel and Ibelisse Guardia Ferragutti & Frank Rosaly

the most anticipated albums of spring 2024

The Most Anticipated Albums of Spring 2024

The must-hear records of the coming season

best brainfeeder albums

10 Essential Brainfeeder Albums

Some of the best electronic, jazz and soul records from the L.A. label’s 15-year history

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…

Kamasi Washington Live at the Apollo Theater film

Kamasi Washington announces concert film, Live at the Apollo Theater

New concert film to debut via Amazon Prime on Thursday.

Wilco Sky Blue Sky festival

Wilco announces Sky Blue Sky destination festival

Sharon Van Etten, Yo La Tengo, Kamasi Washington and more playing the festival.

Kamasi Washington Herbie Hancock tour

Kamasi Washington and Herbie Hancock announce tour

Two icons of jazz on tour together.

best jazz albums of 2018

The 10 Best Jazz Albums of 2018

The best albums in one of the best years for jazz in a long time.

the best albums of 2018

Top 50 Albums of 2018

The 50 albums we agreed whipped the most ass this year.

Pitchfork Midwinter

Slowdive, Kamasi Washington, Laurie Anderson to play Pitchfork’s Midwinter

Plus Zola Jesus, Perfume Genius, Panda Bear, Yves Tumor and ambient installations from Julia Holter, Stars of the Lid.

Epic Opening Tracks

10 Epic Opening Tracks

Albums that kick off with a track that goes the distance.