Not one, but three interview guests on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole with Linus! Trio Shalva is a a bold and genre-bending group formed by three jazz musicians, all born and raised in Israel, who first started playing together in New York City more than 7 years ago. Their collaboration creates a powerful new realm of music where Hebrew folk traditions and contemporary jazz are woven together seamlessly to create a fabric of sound that will transport any listener through time and space to a new Middle Eastern musical landscape. Assaf Gleizner (piano, melodica), Koby Hayon (bass, guitar, oud) and Nadav Snir-Zelniker (drums, percussion) took the time to meet with Linus and talked about their trio, their compositions and their two albums Riding Alone and Breeza.
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch
Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen
#StopAsianHate! Do we need to say more? Yes, we do—with music & resources. | read