Jeremy Pelt’s latest record explores mainstream hard bop, but the band the trumpeter leads in Chicago delivers a more agitated sound.
Tag: hard bop
Pianist Benny Green keeps the classic hard-bop sound alive
Art Blakey disciple Benny Green keeps the hard bop flame alive, plays Jazz Showcase.
The sound of New York hard bop on Smalls Live
New York’s excellent Smalls Live label shows how to document hard bop in concert.
The noise scene’s lost Enemy, a trumpeter’s growth spurt, and one schmaltzy goodbye
Good-bye to Baby Teeth and experimental-music venue Enemy, hello to young trumpeter Marquis Hill
The hard-bop side of salsa sideman Brian Lynch
Trumpeter Brian Lynch brings a hard-bop band to Andy’s this weekend.
Tenor saxophonists Wilkerson and Brown blow into Hamilton Park on Friday
Local tenor heavies Edward Wilkerson Jr. and Ari Brown visit Hamilton Park for a free Friday show.
The always reliable Eric Alexander at the Jazz Showcase
Tenor saxophonist and Chicago native Eric Alexander kicks off a four-night stand at the Jazz Showcase tonight.