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2017 In Review

The Best Jazz Albums Of 2017

Jazz had an amazing 2017. It was the music’s centennial—the Original Dixieland Jass Band’s "Dixie Jass Band One Step" and "Livery Stable Blues" were recorded…
Phil Freeman | December 13, 2017 - 12:21 pm

Ugly Beauty

Ugly Beauty: The Month In Jazz – October 2017

On Friday, October 6, the Art Ensemble Of Chicago played their first New York show since 2004. The last time they were in town, original…
Phil Freeman | October 20, 2017 - 11:49 am

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R+R=NOW – “Resting Warrior”

Wynton Marsalis could learn a thing or two from R+R=NOW. For years now, people like pianist Robert Glasper, saxophonist Terrace Martin, and trumpeter Christian Scott…
Peter Helman | May 25, 2018 - 11:39 am

R+R=NOW – “Colors In The Dark”

Earlier this month, Robert Glasper revealed the new supergroup R+R=NOW, made up of Glasper, Terrace Martin Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, Derrick Hodge, Taylor McFerrin, and…
James Rettig | May 18, 2018 - 9:55 am

R+R=NOW – “Change Of Tone”

R+R=NOW is the newly minted Robert Glasper-helmed supergroup featuring Glasper on keys, Terrace Martin on synthesizer and vocoder, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah on trumpet, Derrick…
Julia Gray | May 4, 2018 - 9:05 am

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah – “Freedom Is A Word” (Feat. Vic Mensa)

Earlier this year, Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah, the New Orleans jazz trumpeter, released all three albums in the series that he's called The Centennial Trilogy.
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2017 - 9:53 am

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah – “AvengHer”

Defining "jazz" is inherently contradictory; the genre’s history demonstrates its basis in transformation and reinterpretation, making an all-encompassing definition impossible to pinpoint. Trumpeter, composer, and…
Julia Gray | September 12, 2017 - 5:10 pm

Stream Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah Diaspora

This year, the great New Orleans jazz trumpeter Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah is planning on releasing a whole troika of albums that he's calling the…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2017 - 11:14 am

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah – “The Walk”

New Orleans jazz trumpeter Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah is treating fans to an entire trilogy of new music this year, starting with the March release…
Kim Ilkowski | June 8, 2017 - 5:20 pm