Tim Lefebvre

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A candle in front of a painting of  David Bowie in Brixton, London, after his death was announced. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

In the wake of David Bowie’s death, the impulse to treat Blackstar like a puzzle to be solved was understandable yet seemed to defeat the point of his(...)

Saxophonist Donny McCaslin’s fiercely creative quartet chosen by David Bowie to play on Blackstar, the album that would be his swansong, after he hea(...)

Mark Guiliana: ‘Listening to Coltrane play a melody on the saxophone makes me want to go practise drums’

In the search for the future of drumming, the end of a leafy, pot-holed lane in the midlands is not exactly the first place you would look. But on (...)

With its muscle-bound grooves, crunching bass lines and scatter- gun playing from the leader, “subtle” might not spring to mind when guitarist(...)

Michael Wollny: Weltentraum
  • Music
  • March 7, 2014, 00:00

Standard tunes have always been the common currency of improv, but a new generation of jazz musicians are increasingly turning away from the Americ(...)