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CD Round up: Guilfoyle, Evans, Amok Amor

This blog has suffered a slight case of benign neglect over the past month as writing has been mainly for other  jazz websites and publications. A little summing up is in order.   242 more words

Album Review: Christian McBride Trio's Live At The Village Vanguard

When we think of ‘groove’, we probably think of funk or soul music. But jazz can groove too, and the new Christian McBride Trio live album grooves like a mother. 362 more words

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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


Chick Corea, Monterey Jazz, 2015

The legendary Chick Corea leads a reunion of his Trilogy trio with Christian McBride on bass and Brian Blade (not shown) on drums at the Monterey Jazz Festival, 2015. 8 more words


Roy Hargrove Quintet | September in the Rain

The season also brings some rain. and it’s not definitely alike the summer rain. Just feel it!

Roy Hargrove (tp) Antonio Hart (as) Stephen Scott (p) Christian Mcbride (b) Billy Higgins (ds)


A Lot Of Fun At The Vanguard - Christian McBride's New Live Album

3 Kinds of Piano Trios

I’ve written about a lot of piano trio album already, as this is one of my favorite genres, from Shai Maestro… 492 more words

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