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Music for The Next 1, 11/19/16: "Day to Day" by The Robert Glasper Experiment

Robert Glasper has pulled off something very thrilling within the past decade that has great meaning for a lover of variations of R&B, Funk, and Hip Hop that have space for the type of swinging improvisational music known as “jazz.” Just as Miles Davis, Weather Report, Herbie Hancock, George Benson, Charles Lloyd and many other luminaries did in the ’60s and ’70s, he has sought out, with his band, an instrumental jazz form that maintained the root rhythmic appeal of popular Black music. 807 more words

Music Matters

Journeys - New Destinations

Suisse based fusion jazz formation Journeys consists of saxophonist Philippe Mall, guitarist Ueli Gasser, percussionist Willy Kotoun, drummer and percussionist Robert Mark, keyboardist and pianist Angelo Signore and bassist Luciano Maranta. 149 more words

CD Reviews

Alvin Mills Project - Looking Past Forward

Bassist Alvin Mills looks back on a moving life. Born in Fort Knox/Kentucky he came quickly in contact with music. During the first Gulf War in Iraq playing his acoustic guitar was the only reliable resting pole. 189 more words

CD Reviews

The Amplified Jazz Experience Vol. 2

The Amplified Jazz Experience Vol. 2 features: Jeff Lorber Fusion with Jimmy Haslip, Gary Novak and Patrick Lamb, Generation NeXt with Nicholas Cole, Lin Rountree and Lebron – Hosted by comedian SHANG. 17 more words

Smooth Jazz

Joseph Freije releases new LP record 'If Light Had Emotions'

The composer of fusion music known as Joseph P. Freije has released his sixth LP album for 2016, “If Light Had Emotions.” The record contains 12 original Freije electronica tracks for an approximate total listening time of 50 minutes. 444 more words

HYH Podcast #4: Bill Lancton


Bill Lancton is one of the more recognizable jazz musicians in the Indianapolis area. He has several albums under his belt, which accompany his decades of experience playing all over the country and the world. 109 more words

Original Music