September 7, 2023 #1324

New albums on the playlist this week come from the exciting and powerful quintet Irreversible Entanglements, Swiss trombonist Samuel Blaser, drummer Vijay Anderson, the Benjamin Coppel/Scott Colley/Brian Blade Collective, Chicago drummer Mike Reed, a powerful trio from Poland (Jachna/Mazurkeiwicz/Buhl), the teacher-mentor/student duo of Francisco Mela and Jonathan Reisin, and “SOG”, Continue Reading

August 31, 2023 #1323

New this week – a powerful duet between woodwind master J.D. Parran & bazantar (modified acoustic bass) inventor Mark Deutsch, Vancouver’s Malleus Trio, multi-instrumentalist Daniel Carter and his Telepathic Band, a preview of the upcoming release by Irreversible Entanglements, and saxophonist Andrew Rathbun. As always, much much more, including further Continue Reading

August 24, 2023 #1322

There’s plenty of energy and spirit on display in this episode of One Man’s Jazz. Pianist Satoko Fujii and a quartet tear things up from an album that is still a bit of a mystery as to who, where, what and when. Bassist Billy Mohler’s new quartet release is steamin’, Continue Reading