Tori Kelly On Hitting The SXSW Stage With Justin Bieber
When Tori Kelly hopped on stage to do a show at SXSW on March 9, she had no idea Justin Bieber would be performing with her. Kelly joined HuffPost Live from Austin to chat about the SXSW scene, and during the interview she gave the scoop on Bieber's ...
All Ears On Trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire
Winner of the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition and Carmine Caruso International Jazz Trumpet Solo Competition, Akinmusire has toured and played with artists like Steve Coleman, Esperanza Spalding, and Aaron Parks. On March 12, he'll ...
Acclaimed Jazz Singer Diane Reeves Takes On A Soulful Sound
RATH: Well, let's talk about one of those tunes. "Wild Rose" is one that's got, again, an amazing lineup. You got Esperanza Spalding who wrote the tune and Ingrid Jensen, trumpet player, Sheila (unintelligible). What's it like when you assemble that group?
All-star Spring Quartet pulls together a stirring set
This newly formed jazz supergroup — boasting drummer Jack DeJohnette, bassist Esperanza Spalding, saxman Joe Lovano, and pianist Leo Genovese — did not announce a new musical direction. But it waded successfully through various progressive ...