Over the past decade, Toronto instrumental quartet BadBadNotGood have evolved into convincing musical chameleons. Shifting through postbop, funk, rock, jazz fusion, and soulful hip-hop, the four-piece group employ a timbral palette as diverse as their influences, accenting their retro jazz-rock setup with keys, synths, a digital sampler, and a bevy of guest vocalists. Similar to […]
Tomorrow Never Knows announces its 2017 lineup
Big names playing the 2017 edition of winter festival Tomorrow Never Knows include Tortoise, BadBadNotGood, Beth Stelling, Title Fight, and Open Mike Eagle.
Lollapalooza’s first day set a high bar for the rest of the fest
And Lollapalooza’s Friday headliner, Sir Paul McCartney, set a high bar for Metallica to clear on Saturday night.
BadBadNotGood: Odd Future collaborations do not equal groundbreaking jazz
Young Toronto trio BadBadNotGood draws a crowd with Odd Future collaborations, ruffles feathers with ignorant jabs at the jazz world