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Month: August, 2018

Friday, August 31st

what’s new

August Greene (Common [vocals], Robert Glasper [keyboards], Karriem Riggins [drums], et al.), “No Apologies,” live (TV show), 8/13/18

 

Thursday, August 30th

Saturday in Chicago

They’re playing, with bassist William Parker and drummer Bobby Kapp, at the Chicago Jazz Festival.

Ivo Perelman (tenor saxophone) & Matthew Shipp (piano), live, New York, 2013

 

Wednesday, August 29th

Friday in Chicago

They’re playing at the Chicago Jazz Festival.

Chris Speed Trio (CS, tenor saxophone; Chris Tordini, bass; Dave King, drums), live, Italy, 2015

“All of Me” (G. Marks, S. Simons)

 

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“Argento” (C. Speed)

 

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lagniappe

reading table

Light was on its way
from nothing
to nowhere.

—Rae Armantrout (1947-), from “Accounts”

Tuesday, August 28th

Sunday in Chicago

They’re playing at the Chicago Jazz Festival.

Jaimie Branch’s Fly or Die (JB, trumpet, compositions; Tomeka Reid, cello; Jason Ajemian, bass; Chad Taylor, drums), live, Toronto, 2017

“theme 1,” “. . . meanwhile,” “theme 2”

 

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“theme nothing”

 

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lagniappe

random sights

this morning, Oak Park, Ill.

 

Monday, August 27th

sounds of Chicago

Ben LaMar Gay (vocals, cornet, composition), “Muhal,” 2018

 

Sunday, August 26th

more sounds of Shreveport

Pastor Brady Blade Sr., Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band (Brian Blade, drums, et al.), Hallelujah Train, Shreveport Symphony Orchestra, “Amazing Grace,” live, Shreveport, La., 2017

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

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reading table

The present
must be kept empty
so that anything
can happen:

—Rae Armantrout (1947-), from “Empty”

Saturday, August 25th

sounds of New York

Fay Victor’s Mutations for Justice (FV, vocals, compositions; Jaimie Branch, trumpet; Luke Stewart, bass; Michael Vatcher, drums), live, New York, 2018

 

This drummer, Michael Vatcher, will be playing tonight in Chicago, at Constellation, with cornetist Josh Berman and bassist Jason Roebke.

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago (Art Institute, South Garden)

Friday, August 24th

only rock ‘n’ roll

Idles, “Danny Nedelko,” 2018

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Chicago (Art Institute, South Garden)

Thursday, August 23rd

what’s new

Erykah Badu, live (“Rimshot,” “Green Eyes”), Washington, D.C., 8/15/18

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Wednesday, August 22nd

this weekend in Chicago

Saturday night he’s playing at Constellation.

Craig Taborn, piano

Live, Macedonia (Skopje), 2015

 

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Live (playing and talking), Belgium (Antwerp), 2016

 

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