Thursday, August 13, 2020

 This Week at All About Jazz

We're excited to announce that on August 15th, All About Jazz will celebrate its 25th year online. We have big plans including the launching of our virtual jazz club, a new store, plus much much more. Stay tuned! 

Under the Radar: Charles Mingus and Max Roach spearheaded the other Newport jazz festival. Read the story about the short-lived Cliff Walk Manor Festival. 

Chats with Cats: Meet An Die Musik owner and operator Henry Wong and learn how Henry has reinvented his venue during the pandemic. 

Interview: An accomplished composer working across chamber and orchestral music, ballet, theater, installations, film and TV music, Max Richter has built his career on defying expectations, diversity, and taking chances. Read his story

Meet the Staff: Get to know B.D. Lenz—musician and author of two All About Jazz columns: Chats with Cats and Mind Your Business. And from our radio and podcast section, meet Russell Perry, host of the epic Jazz at 100 radio program and Leo Sidran, host of the equally epic The Third Story podcast. 

Stay current and read our latest album reviews. Remember last week's mention of Maria Schneider's Data Lords? You can read our three reviews from here

Comments have returned to All About Jazz. Look for them at the bottom of every article and news item. Join or start a conversation. You can post as a member or as a guest. 

Our radio programs and podcasts provide countless hours of entertainment and discovery. Featured Today: Bob Osborne's World of Jazz. Today, Bob pays tribute to trumpeter Eddie Gale. Tune in

Enter the Whaling City Sound contest giveaway!

Celebrate 20 years of Whaling City Sound by entering to win one of WCS's latest releases! Five winners can choose from any recent releases including John Stein's Watershed, Tim Ray's Excursions and Adventures, Dave Liebman's Earth Expansions or Jim Robitaille's Space Cycles. ENTER 

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