1. McCoy Tyner

    McCoy Tyner

    11 Albums, 0 Songs

    • Infinity
    • Journey
    • Illuminations
    • Just Feelin'
    • Manhattan Moods
    • McCoy Tyner Quartet
    • New York Reunion
  2. Herbie Hancock To Be Feted At Revived NYC Jazz Festival

    March 01, 2010 8:48 AM EST 0 0 0 Jazz legend Herbie Hancock will be feted at a belated 70th birthday bash at Carnegie Hall that will highlight the revival of a major summer jazz festival in the Big Apple. The pianist, who turns 70 on April 12, will be joined by comedian Bill Cosby, ...

  3. Marc Ribot Plans May Retrospective

    April 07, 2009 7:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran jazz guitarist Marc Ribot will celebrate his 55th birthday this May with a career-spanning, week-long musical retrospective in New York City. Ribot will visit many of his critically acclaimed projects, including the Los Cubanos Postizos, his ...

  4. Jazz Trumpeter Freddie Hubbard Dies

    December 29, 2008 3:14 PM EST 0 0 0 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. Bor ...

  5. Jazz Trumpeter Freddie Hubbard Dies

    December 29, 2008 12:00 AM 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. B ...

  6. Tyner Preps CD/DVD

    September 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jazz great McCoy Tyner’s new project is a CD/DVD combination titled “Guitars,” released Sept. 23 via McCoy Tyner Music/Half Note Records. Guitarists Bill Frisell, Derek Trucks, John Scofield, Marc Ribot and banjoist Bela Fleck join pianist Tyner a ...

  7. eMusic Bolsters Classical, Jazz Roster

    January 23, 2008 12:00 AM EST Digital entertainment retailer eMusic has bolstered its classical/jazz roster with a number of label signings including UK-based Chandos Records, Telarc and Harmonia Mundi. Chandos Records is home to British conductor Richard Hickox; Telarc boasts ...

  8. Oscar Peterson Mourned By Jazz Colleagues

    December 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Oscar Peterson's dazzling keyboard technique, commanding sense of swing and mastery of different piano styles could leave even his most accomplished peers awe-struck. Oscar Peterson's dazzling keyboard technique, commanding sense of swing ...

  9. Orange And Black Back For Impulse Celebration

    April 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For many, orange and black are the hues of jazz. Those were the distinctive colors on the spines of LPs issued by Impulse Records, the label that midwifed some of the most important new jazz of the 19 For many, orange and black are the hues of jazz. ...

  10. MMJ, moe. Lead Jammy Noms

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With three nominations each, My Morning Jacket, moe., Benevento/Russo Duo, John Medeski, Mike Gordon and the North Mississippi Allstars lead the field for the sixth Jammy Awards. With three nominations each, My Morning Jacket, moe., Benevento/Russo ...

  11. Marsalis, Costello Sign On For Playboy Jazz Fest

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The lineup for the 2006 Playboy Jazz Festival will include Branford Marsalis, Jamie Cullum, Ozomatli, McCoy Tyner and Elvis Costello and the Imposters with Allen Toussaint. The lineup for the 2006 Playboy Jazz Festival will include Branford Marsalis ...

  12. Oft-Bootlegged Coltrane Set Heads To CD

    September 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jazz legend John Coltrane's oft-bootlegged 1965 performances at New York's Half Note will be given their first authorized release next month. Jazz legend John Coltrane's oft-bootlegged 1965 performances at New York's Half Note wi ...

  13. 47th Annual Grammy Awards Winners

    February 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Winners of the 47th annual Grammy Awards, presented Feb. 13, 2005, at the Los Angeles Convention Center and the Staples Center. Below are the winners of the 47th annual Grammy Awards, presented Feb. 13, 2005, at the Los Angeles Convention Center and ...

  14. Nelly, DMB, Juanes Among N.O. Jazz Fest Acts

    January 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 For its 36th annual edition, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival has confirmed a rich and eclectic lineup befitting its storied history. For its 36th annual edition, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival has confirmed a rich and ecle ...

  15. Shaffer's 'Divine' Reunion With Mentor Muñoz

    June 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Versatile "Late Show With David Letterman" bandleader Paul Shaffer frequently sits in with all types of rock'n'rollers. Last week at New York's Village Underground, however, he ...

  16. A Love Supreme (Deluxe Edition)

    November 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 How do you improve upon one of the most significant recordings in jazz history? In this case you can't, and wisely, Verve has chosen not to try, placing nothing but 'Trane's original four-part suite o How do you improve upon one of th ...

  17. Tour To Celebrate Jazz Legends

    July 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tenor saxophonist Michael Brecker, keyboardist Herbie Hancock, and trumpeter Roy Hargrove will celebrate the music and lives of late jazz legends John Coltrane and Miles Davis with a U.S. tour dubbed Tenor saxophonist Michael Brecker, keyboardist He ...

  18. All-Star Lineup To Jam In New Orleans

    March 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Dave Matthews Band drummer Carter Beauford, Medeski Martin & Wood keyboardist John Medeski, saxophonist Joshua Redman, guitarist Marc Ribot, and vocalist Me'Shell Ndegeocello will participate in S Dave Matthews Band drummer Carter Beauford, ...