Music the artform and artists

A story of love, longing and jazz in 1960s Bombay

Elsewhere on Churchgate Street, music spilled out through the doors of the Napoli, The Talk of the Town and Gaylord's. Opposite Venice, there was jazz at the Ritz, while at the Little Hut, Neville Thomas led a group calling itself Three Guys and a Doll.

Quartz

B.B. King, Erin and Me...

"In the Army, I heard an electric guitar that wasn't playing spiritual. It was T-Bone Walker doing 'Stormy Monday' and that was the prettiest sound I ever heard in my life. That's what really started me playing the blues."

The Huffington Post

Le roi du blues B.B. King est mort

Le guitariste américain B.B. King, légende du blues, est décédé à l'âge de 89 ans, a annoncé sa fille vendredi à CNN.

Libération

The Rise of South African Hip Hop

"The texture of our beats used to be foreign – it was like we were trying to do what Jay-Z or Drake were doing in America."

Red Bull Music Academy

International Jazz Day 2015 - All-Star Global Concert in Paris

The 2015 International Jazz Day celebration will kick off in Paris, France on April 30th with a daylong series of jazz education programs, performances, and community outreach.

UNESCO

Jazz au Trésor : George Russell

La première apparition de George Russell (1923-2009) sur la scène du jazz fut tonitruante. D'emblée à l'avant-garde.

France Musique

Iconic trumpet players who defined jazz history

Since emerging at the beginning of the 20th century, jazz music has been a staple in American culture.

Oxford University Press

Happy Birthday, Ella Fitzgerald!

Ella Fitzgerald is one of jazz music's most beloved pioneers and today (April 25) would have been the late songbird's 98th birthday.

The Boom Box

Jazz fuses with folk music in Azerbaijan

A short visit to Azerbaijan revealed a mix of jazz and local folk music, as well as the burning land around the capital Baku.

RFI


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