Latest Jazz Music

  • Baby Rose Guides Us Through The Emotional Sludge Of Love
    Baby Rose's smokey voice evokes a wisdom beyond her years. That's part of what sets the rising singer's debut album, To Myself, apart from the current R&B scene.(Image credit: Donte Maurice/Courtesy of the artist) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-19
  • Taylor McFerrin Steps In Front Of The Mic For ‘Love’s Last Chance’
    Taylor McFerrin is known for his soulful electronic music. He didn't sing much on his debut album, but he's featuring his vocal talents in a new way on his sophomore LP.(Image credit: Amir Ebrahimi/Courtesy of the artist) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-19
  • Tobe Nwigwe: Tiny Desk Concert
    The Houston-based rapper's mindful words are like a life hack for anyone seeking guidance, with pleas to look past inherent hardships and evil and to stay focused on life's ultimate prizes.(Image credit: NPR/NPR) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-19
  • Jazzmeia Horn On ‘Love And Liberation’
    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with jazz singer Jazzmeia Horn about her sophomore album Love and Liberation. ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-18
  • My Signature Song: ‘Are You Feelin’ It?’
    John Klinkle of Sierra Vista, Ariz., shares his "signature song": "Are You Feelin' It?" by Teddybears. ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-18
  • The Jonas Brothers Re-Capture The ‘Magic Missing’ By Putting Family First
    The Jonas Brothers chat with NPR's Michel Martin about gaining fame young, taking time off and getting back together for the band's latest album, Happiness Begins.(Image credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-17
  • What One Attendee Remembers From Woodstock
    The late NPR music librarian Robert Goldstein was at Woodstock. We offer his "Parable of the Hot Dogs" on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the festival. ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-17
  • Josh Rouse On Mountain Stage
    The now Nashville-based Josh Rouse strolls back for his third visit to Mountain Stage, making himself right at home during a four-song set.(Image credit: Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-16
  • Guest DJ: Fabi Reyna, She Shreds Magazine Founder And Musician
    The musician and magazine publisher talks to Alt.Latino about guitar players and issues of representation on this week's show.(Image credit: Courtesy of the Artist) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-16
  • Mother, Matriarch And Mentor
    There really was no precedent for Maybelle Carter, who learned to play from her own mother and spent much of her life teaching her children — as well as generations of country stars that followed.(Image credit: GAB Archive/Redferns/Getty Images) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-16
  • A Lost Album From John Coltrane Is Found, With Thanks To A French-Canadian Director
    Coltrane recorded the album in New Jersey, at the admiring behest of a Québécois filmmaker named Gilles Groulx, who used it to score his docufictional film Le chat dans le sac.(Image credit: JB/© Jim Marshall Photography LLC) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-16
  • Burn, Don’t Freeze: Sleater-Kinney On Making Art In The Midst Of Change
    The Center Won't Hold casts an uneasy gaze on technology and politics; it's also the band's last album with its longtime drummer. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker.(Image credit: Nikko LaMere/Courtesy of the artist) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-16
  • New Music Friday: Our Top 8 Albums Out On Aug. 16
    Our sprint through the best new albums out this week include Sleater-Kinney's The Center Won't Hold, Boston rapper Cousin Stizz, R&B singer Snoh Aalegra, the country singer Lillie Mae and more.(Image credit: Courtesy of the artist ) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-16
  • Kian Soltani: Tiny Desk Concert
    Watch a young cellist on the rise, offering music of virtuosity, sweet lyricism and a little fire from his Persian roots.(Image credit: Amr Alfiky/NPR) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-16
  • Plácido Domingo Accuser Patricia Wulf Shares Her Story
    NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Patricia Wulf, a mezzo-soprano who says she was uncomfortable with aggressive advances made by revered opera star Plácido Domingo.(Image credit: Christophe Simone/AFP/Getty Images) ... read more
    Source: Latest Jazz MusicPublished on 2019-08-15