Super cool project going on in NYC →
This project is called Play Me, I’m Yours. Check out this interview and be prepared to have some really cool (and potentially awful) music playing in parks within NYC. They rebuild broken down old pianos and refurbish them, and then put them into parks for anyone and everyone to play. Really cool stuff.
Nir Felder Session →
I’ve been listening to this session for maybe 4 days straight. Practically since I discovered that one website. enjoy.
All musicians in the NYC/NJ area
should really bookmark a website run by WBGO called “The Checkout”. In all honesty, WBGO besides being one of my favorite radio stations (except when NPR takes over the news for a few hours) does an absolutely amazing job with their content on the internet. You can find all music from live shows from like The Bad Plus, to other traditional jazz sets. Also, you can find studio sets from...
Dear World Cup Broadcasters, →
bvaughnsulit: Please use this. I’m not even watching the game (it’s playing on the TV in the next room), but the constant barrage of Bb has driven me insane. Thanks, Vaughn
Gotta love Chris Dave. such an awesome drummer wish only a cymbal, a hi hat, bass drum, and snare drum. Plus a glass bottle of what I’m assuming is whisky or vodka. He’s also one of the nicest guys. A must see for every drummer. Gotta love the simple set up. Now THAT’S creative.
That road trip
was amazing. tons of new music (thank you kyle). please check out the music of Pogo. Totally groovin electronic stuff. really interesting and creative uses of sampling and just a straight groove that everyone will want to dance to. here’s a song by him: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2-gHbSh2AY