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Overcoming adversity is nothing new to the Neville Brothers. Born into poverty, brought up on the streets, and at times crippled by their own appetites, Art, Aaron, Charles,...
In what may be a music-industry first, Aimee Mann's new CD, The Forgotten Arm, comes with a disclaimer placed prominently inside its cover. "The characters and events...
At 77, Lee Konitz has a few things figured out-including how to keep a marriage alive while enjoying the freedom of the bachelor lifestyle. Most of the year he spends in...
(Epic) Once you get past the hair and the frock, Welcome to Sunny Florida is an enjoyable document of a typical Tori Amos performance-but I wouldn't blame the star if, upon...
Listening to Joanna MacGregor's extraordinary Play CD, which incorporates everything from John Dowland and Johann Sebastian Bach to John Cage and Talvin Singh, it struck me...
The program Canadian-born pianist Douglas Finch will present at the UBC First Nations Longhouse next Saturday (August 6) is perhaps the most eclectic collection of music in a...
Even as far back as the 1960s, it was readily apparent that Chick Corea has no use for artistic restrictions. The young American pianist got his start playing soulful hard bop...
Trippin' Wet (Independent) Straddling the boundary between jam-band rock and electric jazz (but leaning more toward the latter), guitarist Ryan Drolet's solo debut somehow...
At the Orpheum on Wednesday, July 20 If there was ever any question that Bob Dylan is uncomfortable in his unasked-for role as the voice of his generation, those doubts...
Although it only rarely makes the papers, art theft is an international industry, its multimillion-dollar profits serviced by a web of shadowy connections that extend from the...

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