Monthly Archives: July 2009

Patience, friends

Lazy blogger takes a break. Continue reading

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Duke’s Bones and More

Six new profiles up at jazz.com — including the famous trombone trio that shaped the Ellington sound in the 1930s. Continue reading

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My Jazz Times Confession

Is Jazz Times that big of a deal? Continue reading

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CwF + RtB = $$$$

Just watched this fascinating presentation by Mike Masnick of Floor 64 about the future of the music business model (via Jason Parker.)  It’s worth taking a half hour of your time to watch if you care about what’s at stake … Continue reading

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The NEA Arts Participation Summary: Jazz Breakdown

A breakdown of the recent NEA findings as they relate to jazz Continue reading

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Two Worthwhile Links

Links to a forgotten trombone master and some thoughtful criticism of new media jazz coverage. Continue reading

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