Call For Artists: The Second Century Series

Call For Artists: The Second Century Series

2019 Second Century Artist Xavier Lecouturier by Steve Korn Jump to Call for Artists A Message From Earshot about the 2020 Jazz: The Second Century Series Dear Artists, We truly are living in unprecedent­ed times with the global health crisis of COVID-19 and the...
Renaissance Man in Our Midst: A Portrait of John Seman

Renaissance Man in Our Midst: A Portrait of John Seman

John Seman (bass) and Mark Ostrowski of Monktail. Photo by Cat Stulik. By Paul r. Harding There’s this kid from a suburb of Philadelphia, who walked to piano lessons with the ghost of Albert Ay­ler. Soon after those elementary years he’d spend a good deal of time in...
Royal Room Staycation Festival

Royal Room Staycation Festival

Robin Holcomb photo by Peter Gannushkin. Though it wasn’t initially intended for a global pandemic, the Royal Room’s Staycation Festival has since proven well-timed. The festival, meant to showcase music for those staying in the neighborhood for the summer, is now...