Song of the Day

Gary Smulyan – “Thedia”

Both boisterous and tender, this track from Gary Smulyan’s first live album as leader captures the baritone sax master in Paris backed by a splendid international rhythm section.

Somi – “The Wild One”

Somi’s vocals are delicate yet visceral, and her lyrics are equally powerful, illustrating the gentrification of Harlem’s African immigrant community.

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Vijay Iyer Sextet – “Wake”

“Wake,” our Song of the Day, paints a sparse sonic landscape inhabited by raspy ambient whispers, ominous bass drones and murmuring piano.

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