25 Favorite Jazz Albums Of 2020

The year began with much optimism and excitement for the world of jazz. Anticipated were tours, festivals, concerts, club dates, and new jazz albums. Many of what we anticipated came to a crashing halt by mid-March of 2020. The global COVID-19 pandemic had arrived. Severely impacting jazz artists, venues, festivals, clubs, and the livelihoods of […]

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JazzBuffalo Review: The Bad Plus With Joshua Redman Delivers A Mosaic Of Jazz Artistry

You can envision the three original members of The Bad Plus, pianist Ethan Iverson, bassist Reid Anderson, and drummer David King, being uncertain as to what would happen when they invited Joshua Redman to join in with them.  This was in 2011, where the Bad Plus was booked for a week at the famed Blue Note […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Appreciation Month In Full Swing

April is jazz appreciation month.  A time to celebrate and appreciate the truly original American art form we call jazz.  This coming week will give us all plenty to appreciate as jazz events take place throughout the Greater Buffalo region. Highlight The Bad Plus With Joshua Redman Friday, April 22nd at 8 pm at Buffalo State […]

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