Tarik Abouzied: Get Happy, Get Funky

Tarik Abouzied: Get Happy, Get Funky

Photo by Daniel Sheehan By Andrew Luthringer Consensus on anything in our modern world can be elusive, but in the realm of Seattle music, there is a universal maxim: One way or another, Tarik Abouzied will put a smile on your face. A phenomenally funky drummer, with...
Earshot Jazz Festival Previews

Earshot Jazz Festival Previews

Thursday, November 3, 8pm | The Royal Room Matt Savage / Dawn Clement & Mark Taylor Welcomed by 88.5 KNKX $16 general / $14 members & seniors / $8 students & military The Boston Globe calls him “The Key Master.” And having already toured the world and...
Earshot Jazz Festival Films

Earshot Jazz Festival Films

Cool Cats image courtesy of NWFF Northwest Film Forum & Earshot Jazz team up to present this annual film program that shed light on the vibrant history of this great American art form, and the lives of some of its greatest composers and performers. More info at...
Jazz Travels: Vancouver, BC

Jazz Travels: Vancouver, BC

The Wise Hall photo by Halynn Blanchard Discoveries on a “jazz treasure hunt” throughout Vancouver, BC: Noteworthy avant-garde and contemporary jazz at Vancouver International Jazz Festival, and world music in East Vancouver’s best-kept secret Over the span of summer,...
In One Ear

In One Ear

Steve Griggs Ensemble photo courtesy of artist Steve Griggs Ensemble Awarded CityArtist Grant The City of Seattle Office of Arts and Culture awarded a $4,800 CityArtist grant to the Steve Griggs Ensemble. The grant will commission a program of stories and music...