Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Eddie Moore reports that his group’s third album will be issued by Ropeadope.
*KC Jazz Lark has a fevered holiday vision.
*Songs by Eddie Moore and the Outer Circle and Chris Hazelton’s Boogaloo 7 were featured on an episode of KCUR’s Up To Date last week. Here’s the podcast.
*The jazz writer for The Pitch selects a few highlights of 2015.
*A recent Plastic Sax post seems to have enlivened Inside Jazz KC.
*Four albums by Kansas City-related artists were among the 461 releases acknowledged by at least one of the 147 critics who participated in the 10th Annual Jazz Critics Poll. The rankings included Karrin Allyson (#144), Prism Quartet (#182), Eddie Moore and the Outer Circle (#296) and Pat Metheny (#452).
*Tweet o’ the Week: Karli Ritter- Green lady lounge never disappoints! (Vine)
*Comment o’ the Week: Dean Minderman- "Blogging is harder than it looks." Heh. QFT!
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)