By RYAN RITCHIE The 56th annual Monterey Jazz Festival takes place this weekend at the Monterey County Fairgrounds. Organizers bill the event as the "long running jazz festival in the world." What they fail to mention, however, is that it might also be the best music festival in the world. Here are ... More >>
By SEAN J. O'CONNELL SFJAZZ Opening Night Concert with McCoy Tyner, Chick Corea, Bill Frisell, Bill Cosby, and more Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 SFJAZZ Center via NPR web stream Despite not having had regular employment for the last year or so, I have had the opportunity to see Radiohead perform live ... More >>
A few months ago, we updated you on the progress of construction over at 205 Franklin Street -- the fancy new headquarters of SF Jazz -- which is set to open on Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, Jan., 21, 2013. Today, the nonprofit announced the lineup for artists that will performing at the very fir ... More >>
Compliments of the Mysterious Phantom
At 72, Sonny Rollins remains one of jazz's biggest enigmas -- and a hugely rewarding live performer
Saxophonist Joe Lovano's tribute to 52nd Street swing and bop.
The 12th Annual Eddie Moore Jazz Festival honors the late Bay Area drummer
Joshua Redman returns to the Bay Area as SF Jazz tries to prove it's got everything New York has -- and maybe more