Sitting In: Joe Locke’s ‘Great Vibes’ Playlist

“I hope this playlist will serve to expose the listener to some lesser-known, but amazingly gifted artists,” says Locke. “Many of the tracks here served to inspire me on my own journey. I’m forever grateful to the great vibes players who created them.”


Listen to the Lineup: GroundUP Music Fest 2019

The third edition of the GroundUp Music Fest is set to take place Feb. 8-10 on Miami Beach, once again bringing its riveting fusion of jazz, world music, R&B, indie rock and more to the intimate confines of the North Beach Bandshell.


Dig In: Bossa Nova Essentials

In the ’60s, as new subgenres like free-jazz, hard-bop, modal jazz and fusion began to flourish stateside, over in Brazil, a group of chic, melody-minded composers were engaged in their own jazz experiment.

The Ultimate Jon Batiste Playlist

Batiste is a firm believer in the power of music to uplift humanity. Listen to his music, and you’ll likely come to the same conclusion.

Music from the Magazine: November 2018

The best new music from the November 2018 edition of JAZZIZ Magazine, featuring vibraphonist Stefon Harris, drummer Royston, pianist Aaron Parks, Mark Winkler and Cheryl Bentyne and many more.


The Sound of Hard-Bop Playlist

Hard-bop is one of jazz’s most enduring subgenres, merging the intellectual, high-speed melodicism of bebop…

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