Monday, August 26, 2019

Tag: john coltrane

John Coltrane’s Previously Released Album ‘Blue World’...

John Coltrane recorded at least three albums in 1964. Two of them were released and are now considered masterpieces, while one of...

Will.I.Am Says Technology Ruined Rap Music: ‘It’s...

The Black Eyed Peas' Will.i.am spoke about the current state of hip-hop during a recent interview with Rolling Stone, and he said it's changed...

San Francisco Church of Jazz Great John...

The Church of Saint John Will-I-Am Coltrane has been a mainstay on Fillmore Street in the Bay area for nearly 50 years, but due...

9 Little Known Facts About Jazz Great...

Celebrating the Life and Work of John Coltrane (Sept. 23, 1926-July 17, 1967) Early Life Coltrane was born in Hamlet, North Carolina during the height of lynching...

Fifty Years After Its Release, John Coltrane’s...

Fifty years ago, one of the most important and heartrending jazz albums ever made was unleashed on the world. In February 1965, John Coltrane's "A...

Harlem Hoping to Restore Jazz Scene to...

As another evening falls, the Lenox Lounge sits dim and lonely. Commuters pour out of the 125th Street subway station and onto Lenox Avenue,...

Bilal’s ‘A Love Surreal’ Alludes to the...

By co-opting the title of John Coltrane's 1965 classic, A Love Supreme, Bilal is at least hinting at lofty expectations. For the most part...

Drummer Terri Lyne Carrington Headlines 35th Annual...

Now in its 35th year, the John Coltrane Memorial Concert honors the late jazz icon’s towering legacy. Terri Lyne Carrington, the drummer, composer, and...

New Children’s Book Introduces John Coltrane’s Life,...

Sometimes, when you lose almost everything as a child, a lifeline appears that restores your faith and re-ignites your spirit. For John Coltrane, that...

Kirk Whalum Brings Smooth Jazz Sensibilities to...

It was a question — or, at the least, a consideration — that sat in the back of Kirk Whalum's mind as he assembled...

Blue Note Releases 6 Master-Quality Catalog Classics...

Blue Note/EMI is pleased to announce today’s high definition, master-quality audio release of six classics from the label’s legendary catalog on HDtracks. John Coltrane’s...