Friday, March 07, 2014

Interesting articles

There has ben some great writing and interviews across the Internet lately, here is a short recap.

Peter Hum has a well written review of drummer Billy Hart's new album, and follows it up with a great post which highlights choice albums from Hart's career as a bandleader.

After a short hiatus, journalist and musician Hank Shteamer returns with another installment of his Heavy Metal Bebop series featuring an interview with Andrew Hock.

Underrated drummer and bandleader Franklin Kiermyer is interviewed in conjunction with his new album Further.

Matthew Shipp is profiled in The Guardian as the "The jazz pianist still messing with our minds."

Allabout jazz interviews the new head of Blue Note Records, Don Was.

Pat Metheny is interviewed regarding his new album Kin.

Anil Prasad presents a lengthy interview with legendary pop producer Joe Boyd.

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