Monday, August 13, 2007

jazz and blogs #20

Jazz Underneath
Bassist Bill Harrison. On why he's a jazz bassist and not an orchestral one.

Clean Feed Blog
News from the great Portuguese label.

Writer Marc Myers. In his initial post, he declares that "At its core, jazz is an art form best experienced in front of a stereo." He does elaborate on the statement, but has the death of jazz ever been declared more depressingly?

Open Sky Jazz
The Independent Ear magazine, recast as a blog.

The Ring Modulator
Young guitarist Adrian Stevenson, on the trials and tribulations of learning to play jazz.