Jazz played in a concert hall or a club is, for many, the pinnacle of the art form. Here are...
With a cosmic sense of vision and a passionate interest in spirituality, Alice Coltrane left a formidable musical legacy that more than stands on its own.
Four mighty strings and 55 mighty players: the best bassists are the ones who carve out signature sounds and play as many memorable licks as the guitarists.
Recorded in 1965, 'A Love Supreme: Live In Seattle' now expands the story of both a great musician and a timeless piece of music.
The Chicago-based drummer, producer, and beat scientist's new record puts a modern bounce on classics by Art Blakey, Hank Mobley and more.
The trailblazing imprint was among the first to light a path for salsa and the wider Spanish language recording industry.
His fourth album for the iconic Blue Note label, ‘Expansions’ was an ambitious work that found pianist McCoy Tyner in brand new territory.
The album oozes swing and helped reconnect jazz lovers with one of the finest bands of the swing era.
Sinatra’s Concert For The Americas performance was filmed for a TV special, confirming The Chairman as the master of spectacular, must-see events.
From those who elevated the instrument from a mere time-keeping role, to versatile pathfinders and visionary composers, these are the 50 best jazz bassists in history.
The best albums of the year have something for everyone, from Steely Dan's jazz-rock masterpiece to The Sex Pistols' punk mission statement.
Explore how the Newport Jazz Festival survived riots, rock, and revolution to birth some of jazz’s greatest live albums.
The project, which fully reimagines the composer’s debut album ‘Source,’ features mixes from Georgia Anne Muldrow, KeiyaA, and more.
A new retrospective shines a light on a rich and fertile period in UK jazz.
From deep funk cuts to snazzy jazz numbers, the best Thanksgiving songs focus on food and gratitude for the holidays.
Including career-defining sessions that continue to make their influence felt, the best jazz albums of all time offer a wealth of stunning, must-hear music.