All posts tagged: Daniel Levin

Playlist for the Week of November 9, 2015

Wayne Shorter – Juju (Blue Note, 1964) [vinyl] McCoy Tyner – The Real McCoy (Blue Note, 1967) [vinyl] Henry Threadgill Sextet – When Was That? (About Time, 1982) [vinyl] Henry Threadgill Sextet – Subject to Change (About Time, 1985) [vinyl] Joe Maneri Quartet – Tenderly (Hat Hut, 1999) Mat Maneri Trio – So What? (Hat

Playlist for the Week of September 21, 2015

Black Artists Group – In Paris, Aries 1973 (BAG, 1973) [vinyl] Eye Contact – War Rug (KMB Jazz, 2006) Nicole Mitchell’s Black Earth Ensemble – Black Unstoppable (Delmark, 2007) Signal Gain – self-titled (OutNow, 2015) Daniel Levin & Juan Pablo Carletti – Illusion of Truth (OutNow, 2015) Matthew Welch – Hag at the Churn (Newsonic,

Monthly Report from New York – June 2015

Drummer Devin Gray, who has been actively working in the underground Brooklyn scene now for nearly a decade, is finally getting some deserved attention with two records released in the past year. The latest, his sophomore record as a leader, Relative Resonance (Skirl), features some astute compositions that make great use of the abilities of

August Artist Feature: Jim Hobbs Residency at Douglass Street Music Collective, Aug 20-23

The exciting and fiery alto saxophonist Jim Hobbs is playing four nights at Douglass Street Music Collective starting Wednesday, August 20. Having developed a take-no-prisoners reputation with his playing and composing among numerous groups in Boston, this groundbreaking artist remains under-appreciated on the New York scene. Having led the Fully Celebrated for a number of