Current musical obsessions of Exit Ghost guitarist Michael Golas and artist Elena Ailes
Robert Glasper Quartet and others close out Jazz Fest’s final day.
Regular readers of this blog know how much I love and admire the Scandinavian quintet Atomic—to my ears they’re one of the most exciting jazz bands on the planet. Tonight the band’s remarkable Swedish trumpeter, Magnus Broo, leads an excellent ad hoc quartet with trombonist Jeb Bishop, bassist Nate McBride, and drummer Frank Rosaly over […]
Superb Swedish trumpeter Magnus Broo kicks off four nights in Chicago with a great lineup at the Hideout tonight.
OK, I didn’t manage to blog again from Norway, but I haven’t forgotten about the great jazz and improvised music I saw there.