1. Weather Report's Joe Zawinul Dies At 75

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keyboardist Joe Zawinul, who played with Miles Davis and helped shape jazz fusion with his band Weather Report, died today (Sept. 11) in his native city of Vienna. He was 75. Keyboardist Joe Zawinul, who played with Miles Davis and helped shape jazz fusion with his band Weather Report, died…

  2. Q&A: Wayne Shorter

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. During a two-night appearance at last month's Umbria Jazz Melbourne '05 festival in Australia, Wayne Shorter, jazz's pre-eminent saxophonist, was an intrepid astronaut navigating the musical cosmos with improvisational brio. With…

  3. Faces & Places

    November 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST Pianist/synthesist Joe Zawinul will always be remembered and esteemed as one of the founding members of the definitive jazz fusion ensemble Weather Report. Pianist/synthesist Joe Zawinul will always be remembered and esteemed as one of the founding members of the definitive jazz fusion…