John Coltrane’s Lost Album

John Coltrane Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album available on June 29 on Impulse! (PRNewsfoto/Verve Label Group)

Lost studio album from John Coltrane to be released on Impulse! on June 29 On March 6, 1963, John Coltrane and his Classic Quartet — McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison, and Elvin Jones — recorded an entire studio album at the legendary Van Gelder Studios. This music, which features unheard originals, will finally be released 55 years later. This is, in short, the [...]

PERFORMER SPOTLIGHT: BRIAN CULBERTSON

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If you like sexy soulful sounds like tunes from artists like Kem and Robin Thicke, then you will definitely want to check out the latest offering from R&B/Jazz musician Brian Culbertson. This summer, the prolific star invites you to close your eyes, open your ears, and fall deep into a lush world of musical fantasy with [...]

Tribute

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The Power of One By Teryl Warren On May 27, the world lost one of its most prolific political artists; and mourners like Chuck D, Eminem and Usher took to Twitter to publicly express their grief over the passing of poet, activist and musician Gil Scott-Heron. Gil Scott-Heron was born on April 1, 1949 in [...]