Hannes Reisinger Ken Vandermark Earlier this year I interviewed Ken Vandermark for a feature that ran in Down Beat magazine. One of the things he discussed but that didn’t make it into that article was his apparent invisibility to the U.S. jazz establishment. There’s no question he has a rabid following in the States, but […]
Tag: Branford Marsalis
A fine swan song from Alvin Batiste
The great New Orleans jazz clarinetist Alvin Batiste is dead, just a month after he released a fine new album.
Branford Marsalis isn’t blowing hot air
The Branford Marsalis Quartet releases its finest record