The Checkout: April 22, 2014

April 23, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
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The Checkout: April 22, 2014Drummer Mark Guiliana’s new electronic duo with Brad Mehldau, Cassandra Wilson revisits a breakthrough album and Brian Blade’s Fellowship takes the road less traveled.

Brian Blade: “Landmarks”

April 23, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under Featured, New Music

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Brian Blade: “Landmarks”Drummer Brian Blade talks with Josh Jackson about Landmarks, his new Fellowship band album for Blue Note.

Mark Guiliana: “Mehliana” Album

April 23, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under Featured, New Music

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Mark Guiliana: “Mehliana” AlbumDrummer Mark Guiliana talks with Josh Jackson about Mehliana, his new duo project and album with Brad Mehldau on electronic keyboards.

Cassandra Wilson Revisits “Blue Light Til Dawn”

April 23, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under Featured, Interviews, Uncategorized

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Cassandra Wilson Revisits “Blue Light Til Dawn”Singer Cassandra Wilson talks with Simon Rentner about Blue Light ‘Til Dawn, her breakthrough 1993 album which featured renditions of songs by Robert Johnson, Van Morrison and Joni Mitchell, as well as her own songs.

The Checkout: April 15, 2014

April 16, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
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The Checkout: April 15, 2014A singer’s extravaganza with Cecile McLorin Salvant’s WomanChild,, Zara McFarlane’s If You Knew Her and John Hollenbeck’s Songs I Like A Lot with Theo Bleckmann.

Zara McFarlane: “If You Knew Her”

April 16, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under New Music

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Zara McFarlane: “If You Knew Her”U.K. singer-songwriter Zara McFarlane introduces songs from her new album, If You Knew Her, and reveals some of her inspirations.

Cecile McLorin Salvant: “WomanChild”

April 16, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
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Cecile McLorin Salvant: “WomanChild”Singer Cecile McLorin Salvant talks with Michael Bourne about WomanChild, her album which features songs by Bert Williams, Fats Waller and others.

Hollenbeck & Bleckmann: “Songs I Like A Lot”

April 16, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
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Hollenbeck & Bleckmann: “Songs I Like A Lot”Bandleader John Hollenbeck and singer Theo Bleckmann talk with Michael Bourne about their album Songs I Like A Lot, which features interpretations of songs by Freddie Mercury, Glen Campbell and others.

The Checkout: April 8, 2014

April 9, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
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The Checkout: April 8, 2014Nicholas Payton reinterprets Miles Davis and Gil Evans’s Sketches Of Spain, Ambrose Akinmusire talks about his new album and actor John Douglas Thompson and author Terry Teachout talk about their new play which honors Louis Armstrong, “Satchmo At The Waldorf.”

Nicholas Payton: “Sketches Of Spain”

April 9, 2014 by Josh Jackson  
Filed under New Music

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Nicholas Payton: “Sketches Of Spain”Trumpeter Nicholas Payton performs Miles Davis and Gil Evans’s Sketches Of Spain live with Switzerland’s Basel Sinfonieorchester and talks with Awilda Rivera.

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