Q&A: Kenny Garrett
I had the pleasure of working with saxophonist Kenny Garrett during the early years of Jazz Online which included interviewing him several times as well as producing two exciting live video sessions with his quartet at Oakland’s famed jazz club and Japanese restaurant Yoshi’s.
Oregon and the Magic of Witchi-Tai-To
The band Oregon recorded the song “Witchi-Tai-To” nearly 40 years ago and it has become a mainstay with the band’s live shows while also serving as an anthem for the prolific group.
Miles Davis Podcast: Randy Brecker
Acclaimed trumpeter Randy Brecker has been shaping the sound of jazz, r&b and rock for more than four decades. His trumpet and flugelhorn performances have graced hundreds of albums by a wide range of artists from James Taylor, Bruce Springsteen and Parliament-Funkadelic to Frank Sinatra, Steely Dan, David Sanborn, Jaco Pastorius, Horace Silver and Frank…
Miles Davis Podcast: Derek Trucks
Talented guitarist Derek Trucks is a huge MIles Davis fan. He’s not only well versed in Miles’ vast recorded history but he has also applied those influences into his own musical landscape. Recorded backstage in Waterbury, CT where Derek was performing with his band, the podcast below is part of the 20 part Miles Davis…