Why Beyonce Didn't Win Album Of The Year
Baeble Music (blog)
A black artist hasn't won that category since 2008, and even that year, it wasn't awarded to a hip-hop artist but it was a jazz musician named Herbie Hancock. In the past, several artists have boycotted the Grammys because of its formulaic voting ...
Woodstock Playhouse presents Joey Alexander Trio in concert on April 21
The Daily Freeman
Having taught himself to play piano at age 6, the now 13-year-old jazz pianist has performed for Herbie Hancock, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama. He has also won the Grand Prix at the 2013 Master-Jam Fest, performed at the Montreal and Newport Jazz ...
Lionel Loueke and Nicolas Kummert, Vortex Jazz Club, London — moments of ecstasy
Lionel Loueke's crowded workload takes in Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea and the all-star quintet Aziza, as well as his own trio that he is bringing to this year's Cheltenham Jazz Festival. Somehow, the Brooklyn-based guitarist also found time recently to ...
Valentine's Day, A Trip To N. Africa & Birthdays Of Peter Gabriel And Ali Campbell (UB40)
... along with guest appearances he made with a number of world music artists (including Manu Dibango, Youssou N'Dour, 9Bach, Geoffrey Oryema, and Afro Celt Sound System) and covers of his songs from the Bad Plus, Al DiMeola and Herbie Hancock.