John Coltrane's 'Blue World' album set for release

John Coltrane and his classic quartet still have unissued music to offer 21st-century listeners.

Harlem Jazz Boxx, Jazz Gallery, Scott at Smoke, Mansion

The Harlem Jazz Boxx Series is the most reflective series of jazz in the community on Tuesdays from noon–2 p.m. ($15); and Fridays from 7 p.m.–9 p.m. ($20), at the Greater Calvary Baptist Church, 43-55 West 124th Street.

Make room for rumba! The Cuban dance form is coming for Harlem Week!

“One of the things that kids in Cuba do,” London-based artist Jessica Angel explains, “is that within the school system, they regularly have classes in museums.

New York to host annual One Africa Global weekend!

Summer is not summer unless New York hosts the annual One Africa Global weekend! Africa’s biggest musical artists converge on the Big Apple to show up and show out.

BMHC, Harlem week, jazz in the valley

On Aug. 8, Bronx Music Heritage Center at 1303 Louis Nine Blvd., will present its new series New Voices in Latin Music, at 7 p.m. New Bojaira (Bo-hi-ra) blends jazz improvisation with flamenco rhythms and singing to create a combination ...

Nas releases ‘Lost Tapes 2’

Queens native, rapper and entrepreneur Nas has released a new collection of music titled “The Lost Tapes 2” (Mass Appeal/Def Jam.

Barry blazes on Broadway!

Manilow IS A MIRACLE on Broadway!

Fela! The Concert

Fela! The Concert


Summertime for jazz lovers offers as many opportunities to see great outdoor concerts and festivals as birds chirping their favorite songs.

The truth about Black people and country music — we created it!

The global success of rapper Lil Nas X's hip hop country song "Old Town Road" should not be a surprise to anyone.

Another form of global warming by Barry Harris and crew

When the venerable pianist and composer Barry Harris spreads out a carpet of chords, signaling the tune “Billie’s Bounce,” his bandmates know intuitively how to shape their solos.

Jazzmobile, Blue Swamini, Settepani, Persip at 90

These opening weeks for Jazzmobile are a testimony to why the nonprofit organization has maintained its reputation as the best jazz Summerfest in the Big Apple.

Joy of Jazz producer Mantwa Chinoamadi

This spring, Johannesburg, South Africa will groove to the organic rhythms of jazz as the city celebrates the 22nd Standard Bank Joy of Jazz festival from Sept. 26-28.

Afro-Latino Festival celebrates 7th year!

The Afro-Latino Festival celebrated its seventh year this past weekend, July 12 and 13, with two days of music, talks, food and dance hosted by City Point/Albee Square and the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership.

Free weekend Jazz Summit opens in Harlem July 6

The New York State Jazz Literacy and Art Society is sponsoring The Great Harlem Jazz Summit, Part 4 at Malcolm Shabazz Harlem Market, located at 52 W. 116th St. between 5th Avenue and Lenox/ Malcolm X Blvd on Saturday, July ...