Members of the band BadBadNotGood talk with Simon Rentner about their collaborations with rapper Ghostface Killah and other hip-hop artists.
BadBadNotGood perform with Ghostface Killah at the Montreal International Jazz Festival July 4 at 8:30 p.m.
Saxophonist Lars Horntveth talks with Simon Rentner about the 20th anniversary of his band, Norway's Jaga Jazzist, and their album "Starfire."
Singer Nai Palm (pictured) and other members of the Australian band Hiatus Kaiyote talk with Simon Rentner about their album "Choose Your Weapon."
Saxophonist Kamasi Washington talks with Simon Rentner about his 2015 3-CD release The Epic, his ten-piece band, the West Coast Get Down, and the L.A. jazz scene.
Drummer Makaya McCraven talks with Simon Rentner about his album "In the Moment."
Electronic musician, producer and DJ Steven Ellison, also known as Flying Lotus, talks with Simon Rentner about his album "You're Dead!," the Los Angeles jazz scene and saxophonist Kamasi Washington's "The Epic," which Ellison released on his label, Brainfeeder.
Bassist Michael League talks with Alex Ariff about his band Snarky Puppy and their new album Sylva, which features the Metropole Orkest.
Photo credit: Arjan Aelmans, all rights reserved
Tenor saxophonist Charles Lloyd talks with Simon Rentner about being named a Jazz Master by the National Endowment for the Arts and his album "Wild Man Dance."
Photo credit: Michael G. Stewart
Pianist, composer and 2015 NEA Jazz Master Carla Bley talks with Simon Rentner about her career and Dream Keeper, her upcoming Blue Note album with the Liberation Music Orchestra which honors the group's founder, bassist Charlie Haden.
Drummer Eric Harland talks with Simon Rentner about his album Vipassana and band Voyager.
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