Friday, February 15
If you add up the ages of Foxygen's 20-something Sam France and Jonathan Rado, then subtract it from the current year, you will verge on the era from which the duo's album, We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic, takes its cues. There isn't a '60s ... More >>
Friday, January 4
Los Cincos, Silver Daggers, et al, at The Smell's Quinceañera
When a truly DIY, all-ages space lasts for 15 years, you don't celebrate a birthday -- you celebrate a victory! So let's salute L.A.'s Smell, which has survived and even thrived to become a hometown instituti ... More >>
Stock image: Sven Thielmann/ECM RecordsGary Peacock, Keith Jarrett, and Jack DeJohnetteWho: Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette
Where: UCLA Royce Hall
Better than...any other piano trio on the planet.
Last night the trio of pianist Keith Jarrett, bassist Gary P ... More >>
Sean J. O'ConnellLeft to right: Patrice Rushen, Hubert Laws, Lee Ritenour, Marcus MillerAlex Acuña, Barbara Morrison, Marcus Miller, and many others
Catalina Bar & Grill's 25th Anniversary
Better than...watching half of Ken Burns' Jazz in one sitting.
Even in the heyday of jazz c ... More >>