Nice time recording demo tracks at Studio 78 with Sausalito Jazz Trio (+one).
Photos from my quick stop in Pittsburgh, PA's Hill District. Home of great ancestors such as Art Blakey, August Wilson and EJ Josey. There was a great shop called the Ujamaa Collective. Click the logo to check out their site!
I just watched an absolutely terrific film! Ok, let me back up just a bit... There's a singer we all know as the "High Priestess of Soul", right? How about songs like I Loves You Porgy and Mississippi Goddam, and her gut-wrenching version of Strange Fruit. We even know of her daughter's album and the rough time she … Continue reading Miss Simone – The “High Priestess of Soul”
Another brilliant journey of a jazz artist, a pioneer, a visionary - a leader... When people tell their story, it amazes me every time - you simply cannot replicate the personal experiences. Their stories have to be told in their voice, with their passion, their own embellishments, truths, etc. Possibilities does this and more. Herbie … Continue reading Herbie Hancock: Possibilities