Tuesday Jul 22
Jerry Dammers' Spatial A.K.A. Orchestra (and Reggae Ensemble), Barbican, London
Jerry Dammers' sweeping tribute to bandleader Sun Ra and Jamaican roots music was a grand-scale epic whose four-hour span had Barbican staff nervously checking their watches for the last Tube home.
In Culture News: Blindfold Gallery to Close, Sun Ra Rises Again, and Local Filmmakers Earn Praise
Blindfold Gallery to Close at the End of This Year : One of the bright spots of Capitol Hill's fragile art scene is closing in December after a 2 1/2-year run.
Diop drops 'Driving on Faith'
Indianapolis MC Diop Adisa is set to release his debut LP July 7th. Judging from the quality of Diop's recent singles Driving on Faith will be a must-hear Indianapolis hip-hop album.
Help kids make good choices through their book picks
Making good choices isn't always a simple task. In making decisions, the wise individual relies on the information that is before them, information collected from past experiences, and the ability to project future consequences from the current action being decided upon.
All About Jazz
INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Julian Priester
All About Jazz is celebrating Julian Priester's birthday today! Julian Priester is an American jazz trombonist and composer.