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Album Review: John Abercrombie's First Quartet Box Set

For some reason (could it be the name?) American guitarist John Abercrombie has never really received the same kind of attention as his contemporaries John Scofield, Pat Metheny, Bill Frisell and Mike Stern. 575 more words

Album Reviews

For John Abercrombie's 71st Birthday, An Interview From 2012

In recognition of guitarist John Abercrombie’s 71st birthday, here’s an early edit of an interview that I conducted with him in 2012 for a Jazziz… 3,542 more words


Upstairs Jazz Bar and Grill celebrates 20 years of being at the top

Owner Joel Giberovitch was reflecting the other day on the 20th anniversary of his intimate downtown club, Upstairs Jazz Bar & Grill on Mackay St. 699 more words


The man Upstairs (Joel Giberovitch interviewed, on the eve of his Montreal jazz club's 20th anniversary)

Beginning this Thursday, Montreal’s Upstairs Jazz Bar and Grill marks its 20th anniversary with 11 nights of high-level gigs that will showcase visiting American greats such as John Abercrombie, Jim Black, Houston Person and Edmar Casteneda as well as Montrealers Oliver Jones, Ranee Lee and Jean-Michel Pilc. 1,845 more words


Barre Phillips - Mountainscapes (1976)

Barre Phillips: bass
John Surman: soprano sax, baritone sax, bass clarinet, synthesizer
Dieter Feichtner: synthesizer
Stu Martin: drums, synthesizer
John Abercrombie: guitar (track 8)

Mountainscape I… 16 more words

Avant-Garde Jazz

John Abercrombie | Eddie Gomez with Gene Jackson | Structures

Starting the week is always a hard thing to do – why not doing it slowly and wonderfully?

Bass – Eddie Gomez Drums – Gene Jackson Guitar – John Abercrombie… 13 more words


Abercrombie's Gateway Drug

It was quite a few years ago that I’d first heard John Abercrombie in Gateway. “Back-Woods Song” just randomly came up while I sat at my desk listening to the jazz channel on internet radio. 474 more words

Evening Spins