Joyce Moreno

October 29, 2015 by Simon Rentner
Filed under New Music


Formally known has Joyce, the second-generation bossa nova guitarist and singer talks about her early recordings, creating music under a brutal Brazilian dictatorship, and the hidden feminist meaning behind many of her controversial songs. Recorded at the 2015 Montreal International Jazz Festival.

Steve Coleman: Synovial Joints

October 28, 2015 by Simon Rentner
Filed under Featured, Interviews


Saxophone polymath and MacArthur "Genius" Grant recipient Steve Coleman explores the human anatomy, the trade winds of Ghana, and Amazon bird calls in his recording Synovial Joints (Pi).

Don't miss Coleman's Charlie Parker listening party at Jazz at Lincoln Center Thursday, October 29th at 7pm.

Also, his residency at the Village Vangaurd (November 10 - 15), where he will feature an augmented version of Five Elements plus the premier his band Natal Eclispe.