September 30, 2021 #1223

The much-honoured and revered saxophonist/flautist/composer/innovator Henry Threadgill and his band Zooid have just released “Poof” and it’s part of this episode of OMJ. Another jazz monster is also aboard: Samsungtablet  has Rivers, on a new archive recording from NoBusiness. “Undulation” finds him working with a quartet that included a guitarist. Continue Reading

September 23, 2021 #1222

New releases continue to pour into the One Man’s Jazz storage centre’s ever-expanding collection of interesting music. This week, bassist Stephan Crump’s Borderlands Trio (with Kris Davis and Eric McPherson), more William Parker (with Daniel Carter and Hamid Drake), two from Poland (bassist Michal Bak and Kwasny Deszcz Quartet), Canadian Continue Reading

September 16, 2021 #1221

Some shows back, Toronto drummer Nick Fraser shared a tune from an upcoming recording to help me celebrate show #1200. Finally, Nick’s been able to share the entire “If There Were No Opposites “ by his quartet, and I will happily share some of that music with you. The recording Continue Reading