There's a new issue of Point of Departure.
Perfect Sound Forever has articles on Art Pepper and Sun Ra.
The votes are in at the NPR Jazz Critics Poll. Francis Davis breaks it down and offers his own ballot. Tom Hull collates the data, and my ballot is here.
Burning Ambulance counts down their top jazz releases, staring with numbers 25-21.
Hank Shteamer offers his top ten plus.
The NYT's Nate Chinen chimes in with his best of the year list. Ben Ratliff too.
Bomb Magazine has an archival interview with Julius Hemphill.
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