Tag Archives: The Checkout

Kind Of A Big Deal: Wayne Shorter @ Town Hall

It has been an eventful week leading up to Wayne Shorter’s much-anticipated concert at Town Hall tomorrow night, his first NYC appearance since 2008. I wrote a preview that ran in the Star-Ledger on Friday, so there’s that, but the … Continue reading

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The Checkout May 11: Featuring Yours Truly

Listen to my radio show, The Checkout, at 6:30 PM EST on May 11 for WBGO Continue reading

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Gerald Clayton Trio @ Village Vanguard

Blizzard be damned!  Tonight, I’ll be at the Village Vanguard to help put together WBGO‘s live broadcast of the Gerald Clayton Trio — featuring Joe Sanders on bass and Justin Brown on drums — at 9 pm .  If you’re … Continue reading

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2009: My Year in Jazz

Reflecting on my past year in the jazz community. Continue reading

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Is Jazz Finally Over Ken Burns?

Is the jazz discourse climbing out from under the monolithic influence of Ken Burns’s “Jazz”? Continue reading

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Old and New Media: An Unlikely Pair

Since starting Lubricity a couple of months ago, I’ve started to get the lay of the land as far as where people are at in dealing with jazz over the internet.  It’s really just starting to become useful as a … Continue reading

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The Future Is Now!

Something cool is happening tonight, and you can check it out! Continue reading

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