Makaya McCraven's Utopian Vision of Jazz Could Change the World
The drummer's new album 'Universal Beings' was recorded in four cities with four bands, turning moments of improvised genius into ecstatic beatwork. It's a testament to the power of music without borders.
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Stream of the Crop: 13 New Albums for Heavy Rotation
New albums from Robyn, Julia Holter, and IAN SWEET top this week's list.
Take a Tour of Free-Spirited UK Jazz in International Anthem’s Noisey Mix
The Chicago label applies their boundary blending approach to this set, which digs deep on the dizzying sounds of their compatriots across the pond.