An Interview with Tigran Hamasyan

I met Tigran Hamasyan at a Montreal Starbucks hours before his solo piano show at L’Astral on February 11th. He exuded a quiet composure, his thoughtful answers offering a counterpoint …

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The Pitchfork of Jazz

Some time ago, never mind when, I spent my usual time making my travels across the internet, hitting up my normal gamut of websites. As link leads on to link …

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Best Jazz Albums 2019

Nextbop’s Best Jazz Albums of 2019

It was an amazing year for jazz music. The genre is constantly evolving and pushing the limits of creativity. Jazz musicians have a real talent for drawing inspiration from other …

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Dylan Maida

In Memory of Dylan Maida

Dylan Maida has been in my periphery since before I ever got into music journalism. He followed my account over a dozen years ago. I had gotten onto the …

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