Live in LA: Ben Wendel Quartet, Jeff Parker w. Eric Revis, & Kendal Moore’s Octet

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Bootlegs, Inspiration

Beach

After 5 action-packed days in Los Angeles, I’m rejuvenated. Yes the beaches were amazing, the sunsets made for beautiful sky porn* (like this shot I took after almost running out of gas just north of Malibu), and the sushi was scrumptious. But even better was the music. All three shows I checked out while visiting …read more

Marquis Hill – Live at the Whistler

Posted by on Nov 10, 2014 in Bootlegs, Chicago Scene, Trumpet

In honor of Chicago’s own Marquis Hill’s big win at the 2014 …read more

Bootleg a Day #6: Tony Malaby live in Bogota, Colombia

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in Bootlegs, Inspiration

 

About 1 year ago Josh Moshier and I took our group …read more

Bootleg a Day #5: Adam Rogers, Nate Smith & Fima Ephron – Elephant live @ 55 Bar

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Bootlegs, Drumset, Inspiration

Starting around 1:30 Nate Smith really lets loose over this …read more

Bootleg a Day #4: Kurt Rosenwinkel crushing 26-2 w Orlando le Fleming & Jochen Rueckert

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014 in Bootlegs, Inspiration

Halfway through our week of bootlegs, it’s time for a little …read more

Bootleg a Day #2: Mark Turner @ Constellation w Avishai Cohen, Joe Martin & Justin Brown

Posted by on Sep 27, 2014 in Bootlegs, Inspiration, Trumpet

Next up in our series, we present the incomparable Mark Turner in a set …read more

Bootleg a Day: Ben Wendel Quartet @ Smalls w Joe Sanders, Gerald Clayton, & Henry Cole

Posted by on Sep 26, 2014 in Bootlegs, Inspiration

This week I’ll be treating you to some of the incredible music …read more