Of all the ”jazz albums that hip hop fans would like,” the latest from Robert Glasper drummer Chris Dave is among the most accessible, as it's filled to the brim with guest rappers and R&B/soul singers.
The schedules for the 2019 Winter Jazzfest marathons are out, along with some lineup additions. The marathons also include James Poyser + Bilal, Makaya McCraven, Meshell Ndegeocello, Ezra Collective, Mary Halvorson, Nellie McKay, Kassa Overall, Nubya Garcia, and more.
Tonight's NYC-area shows include what is billed as the last Paul Simon show ever, Farm Aid, Pig Destroyer, Portugal. The Man, Patti Smith, Sick Of It All, The Growlers, IDLES, Janelle Monae, !!!, Gary Numan, and more.
Hurricane Florence has made landfall in North Carolina, bringing with it high winds and rains, power outages, storm surges and flash flooding. Now a Category One storm, the hurricane is still doing a lot of damage, and artists including Neko Case, Life of Agony, Frankie Cosmos, and Jawbreaker have c…