The Borders Issue
Kamasi Washington Is America's Most Important Saxophonist
Saxophonist Kamasi Washington has introduced a new generation to the social consciousness, expressive modal, and fusion-jazz grooves of the civil rights era.
Wilbert L. Cooper
Longreads Or Whatever
Way Out West: How Flying Lotus, Kamasi Washington, and Brainfeeder Are Bringing Jazz Back to the People
An LA electronic label is making jazz cool to people who don’t listen to jazz—an impossible dream for most jazz labels. How did we get here?