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Juan Rodriguez: Brad Mehldau finds a decade of contrasts in 10 Years Solo Live

“Amazing” is a word that’s so overused, it is rendered meaningless. But that word constantly comes to mind while listening to jazz pianist Brad Mehldau’s new four-CD, five-hour set 10 Years Solo Live (on Nonesuch Records). 776 more words


My Top10 Jazz Covers Of Pop Songs

Pop/Rock music in Jazz

The usage of pop music in Jazz is actually nothing new, to be fair, many of what are considered today’s Jazz standards were initially “pop” songs of their times. 497 more words


I Love This : Brad Mehldau's cover of Blackbird

I’m a big fan of Jamie Cullum’s weekly BBC Radio 2 show, where he plays a diverse range of jazz. This gem was played and I couldn’t help but share it too :)

I Love This

Almost 20 fall-of-2015 jazz releases to look forward to

Happy September, everyone. Here’s a roundup of big-name, Canadian and Ottawa-based jazz releases that belong on your radar and which will begin dropping as of Friday. 1,466 more words


EP Review: Yael Naim ‘Coward’

Some artists have the ability to morph into any era. Yael Naim is one of them. The French/Israeli singer songwriter is set to launch album… 218 more words

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Brad Mehldau Trio | Holland

Every time I listen to Brad Mehldau – I understand his greatness, his love for what he does along with his fellow musicians – LARRY GRENADIER – bass, JEFF BALLARD – drums, together they play the song “Holland” by Sufjan Stevens.