Recital – Yoshi Matsubara & Asher Barreras

Yoshi Matsubara & Asher Barreras, two seniors at UNT held a recital performance in Kenton hall at the University of North Texas April 5 2010. Senior recital performances are essentially projects that students must complete in order to get their degree. One might not expect much from a recital, but then again most don’t get Read More

Recommended Listening

Sometimes, I get stuck in a rut with music and can’t seem to find anything worth listening to. While the music you already have is great, it does get old when you don’t have anything new to play. I’d like to help keep this from happening to you by linking up with some fellow jazz Read More

Review – Paul Murphy & Larry Willis – “Foundations”

The latest album from Paul Murphy & Larry Willis may not be for you. Read More

Review – Philly Joe Jones’ “Look, Stop, & Listen”

“Look, Stop, and Listen” may very well be the best album I’ve had the privilege of listening to in a long time. Read More

Why I Love Jazz

To me, jazz is much more than the sound that vibrates your eardrums. It’s a complex style of music, it’s a culture. To me, there’s music, and then there’s jazz. When some people find out that I mainly listen to jazz, they think that it’s odd. I’ve even been told that I listen to “old Read More

10 Albums That You Must Own

Here are 10 albums that you need to listen to at some point in your life. Read More

Review – Jamie Cullum’s “The Pursuit”

Alright, let me come clean. Jamie Cullum is one of the first jazz artists that I ever got into. His sophomore album Pointless Nostalgic, and his third album Twentysomething were (and still are) gems in my jazz infancy. Having moved on to other artists, I unfortunately never had the chance to listen to his fourth Read More

Jazz Festival!

The Denton Arts & Jazz Festival is scheduled the weekend of April 23-25. If you’ve never been you should definitely try to go. There will be many exciting bands there, notably Brave Combo,¬†¬†Chick Corea And the UNT One O’Clock Lab Band (I’m finished with the links, I promise). There will be many other great artists Read More

1 2