Featuring Pat Metheny, Binker Golding, Arve Henriksen, Julia Biel, Bob James, and reviews of the best new releases and reissues
A hand-picked selection of some of the best new releases and reissues reviewed in the February 2020 issue of Jazzwise
Natacha Atlas: "It all began with Miles... the one that changed my musical direction was Kind of Blue"
Vocalist Natacha Atlas talks about the album that changed her life, Miles Davis’ Kind of Blue
Loosely inspired by the life of Bix Beiderbecke, Young Man with a Horn, featuring Kirk Douglas, Doris Day and Lauren Bacall, serves up more than its fair share of clichés but, says Selwyn Harris, it also exhibits plenty of redeeming features, enabling it to stand the test of time
Not just another “greatest jazz albums” list of favourite recordings and biggest sellers but a fully annotated look at the albums that actually changed jazz, changed lives and brought the music kicking and screaming into the 21st century
- Wednesday, February 19, 2020
The ubiquitous Comet is Coming/Sons of Kemet saxophonist is hoping to bridge the ‘North-South divide’ and bring music business education to young people with a ‘twin city’ festival in London and...