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Bobby Broom performing on stage

Listen to Bobby Broom’s soulful take on The Beatles’ “Come Together”

It’s part of the jazz guitarist’s forthcoming cover album, ‘Soul Fingers.’
Pleasures KEXP performance

Watch Pleasures ignite KEXP with their slow-burning pop

Smooth jazz, yacht rock and Roxy Music meet at the crossroads of irony and sincerity.

Hop on a cosmic jazz odyssey with Jazzuelle’s new LP

‘Rebirth’ combines deep house, minimal techno and the spacefaring explorations of Flying Lotus.
The Count Basie Orchestra performs on stage during the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz 2007

Count Basie Orchestra revisit the past on “Sent for You Yesterday”

The new single will appear on the ensemble’s upcoming album, ‘All About that Basie.’
Erykah Badu attends the 2016 SOUL TRAIN MUSIC AWARDS at the New Orleans Arena

Watch Erykah Badu kill it on NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk’

The queen gives a jazzy performance that’s reminiscent of a certain Billie Holiday.
Keiji Haino

Konstrukt, Keiji Haino explore the fringes of free jazz

The Turkish avant garde jazz ensemble and Japanoise guitarist link up on an elemental, energetic live improv album.
Duke Ellington pictured in Coventry Cathedral during a performance in February 1966

Hear how jazz drummers find melody in rhythm

The latest episode of ‘Jazz Nights in America’ demonstrates how jazz drummers keep time while playing melodies.
Ryuichi Sakamoto attends the closing ceremony during the 68th Berlinale International Film Festival 201

Ryuichi Sakamoto readies 20th anniversary reissue of ‘BTTB’

Featuring a collection of bonus tracks.
Chris Wood of Medeski Martin & Wood

Listen to Medeski Martin & Wood’s groovy “End of the World Party”

It’s off the prolific ‘avant-groove’ trio’s forthcoming album, ‘Omnisphere.’

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CIX give voice to student struggles on their sophomore EP

‘Hello Chapter 2: Hello, Strange Place’ is out now.
Snarky Puppy NPR Tiny Desk

Watch Snarky Puppy perform on NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk’

A memorable, two-song set.
Kacey Musgraves performs Glittery on Fallon

Kacey Musgraves debuts festive song, “Glittery,” on ‘Fallon’

A romantic jingle just in time for the holidays.
Blood Incantation Hidden History of the Human Race

Blood Incantation release ‘Hidden History of the Human Race’

Their magnificent sophomore album.

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