Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*KC Jazz Lark appraises Kansas City's jazz scene.
*Musicians share their thoughts about the late Tommy Ruskin with Neon Jazz.
*Demencha magazine interviewed Dominique Sanders about his new album.
*A blogger takes note of a performance by guitarists Charles Gatschet and Matt Hopper.
*The Pitch touts Horacescope's gig at the Blue Room.
*Joyce Smith reports that vocalist Darcus Gates will open a "supper club" named Dash in May.
*Rudresh Mahanthappa's Bird Calls, an album on which "each track is directly based on a Parker composition or solo," will be released next month.
*Tweet o' the Week: Hermon Mehari- Playing in NYC tonight with Matt Brewer (bass), Craig Weinrib (drums), and Tony Tixier (piano) at Somethin Jazz Club from 9-10:45!
*Comment o' the Week: - Brian Baggett- Maybe Marilyn would like to do some VH covers with DŌJŌ?
*After years of neglect, the dead and dormant links in the blogroll have been cleared out. Please let me know if you have a proper (non-Facebook/ReverbNation) site that merits inclusion.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)