Makaya McCraven

Makaya McCraven In these Times review

Makaya McCraven : In These Times

The jazz drummer, composer and bandleader explores the intricacies of rhythm on his latest

Big Ears 2023 lineup

The Mountain Goats, Makaya McCraven, Kevin Morby to play Big Ears 2023

Festival returns to Knoxville, Tennessee in March

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The 22 Most Anticipated Albums of Fall 2022

The albums to watch to close out 2022

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Essential Tracks This Week: Jessie Ware, Makaya McCraven and more

Summer is typically a little slower for new music releases than spring or fall, but…

Makaya McCraven

Makaya McCraven announces new album In These Times

Hear new track “Seventh String”

Makaya McCraven announces Universal Beings E & F Sides

Plus a new documentary is on the way, documenting the making of ‘Universal Beings’.

Gil Scott Heron Makaya McCraven We're New Again review

Gil Scott-Heron/Makaya McCraven : We’re New Again—A Reimagining by Makaya McCraven

A perhaps too beautified version of the poet and proto-hip-hop pioneer’s last document.

Le Guess Who lineup

Deerhunter, Godflesh, The Raincoats to play Le Guess Who? festival

Plus Makaya McCraven, Moon Duo, Jenny Hval and more.

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The 10 Best Jazz Albums of 2018

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

Top 100 Songs of 2018

Our favorite tracks from the past year.

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Overlooked Albums 2018

The great albums that flew under the radar in the past year.

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The Best Albums of October 2018

10 albums that made it a month to remember

Makaya McCraven Universal Beings review

Makaya McCraven : Universal Beings

The Paris-born, Chicago-based drummer and producer brings together a dream team for a sprawling jazz collab.

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Makaya McCraven splices a jazz session into a hypnotic stunner on “Black Lion”

An all-star team of jazz musicians edited into breaks and loops, with hypnotic results.