1. Jazz Trumpeter Freddie Hubbard Dies

    December 29, 2008 3:14 PM EST Jazz trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, who played with legends such as John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, McCoy Tyner, Art Blakey and Herbie Hancock, died today (Dec. 29) in Sherman Oaks, Calif. Hubbard, who had suffered a heart attack on Nov. 26, was 70. Born in Indianapolis, the artist moved to New…

  2. More Where Mingus Came From

    July 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Look for Charles Mingus, fronting a dazzling sextet, to climb the traditional-jazz chart this summer. Look for Charles Mingus, fronting a dazzling sextet, to climb the traditional-jazz chart this summer. No, the legendary bassist isn't leading his group on a landmark tour as he did 43…

  3. Led Zeppelin 1968-1980: The Story Of A Band And Their Music (continued)

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST Led Zeppelin may have disbanded in 1980, but the band's legacy lives on. Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham always insisted that the music they made, onstage or in the studio, w Plant has self-confessedly had a long fascination with what is often termed '…