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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

Album Review

Sting and September 11th

This is one of the most moving performances around. Sting had invited some close friends and family to an intimate gig at his Tuscan villa. The date scheduled for the concert: September 11th, 2001. 141 more words

For Sonny Rollins' 85th Birthday, Three Downbeat Articles from 2000, 2007 and 2009 and a Jazziz Article from 2005

Sonny Rollins, who turns 85 today, hasn’t played in public for several years, and it’s unclear—though much wished for by his international cohort of admirers—that he will  be able to do so again.  15,925 more words


Christian McBride: What I Look for In a Drummer

All About That Bass, But Give The Drummer Some
AUGUST 28, 2015 5:39 PM ET

Here’s a duo that’s at the foundation of music itself, but which isn’t always noticed: the musical interplay between the bass and the drum. 119 more words

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