Pat Martino

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2012

    John Abercrombie on how even jazz players are feeling the brunt effects of the down economy

    As a teenager in the early '60s, guitarist John Abercrombie had some key recordings that helped shape his musical focus, including Miles Davis's Kind of Blue, John Coltrane's Crescent, Sonny Rollins's The Bridge, Ornette Coleman's This Is Our Music and Bill Evans's Interplay. On Abercrombie's latest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Q&A with Joe Johnson of Moore and Wild Game

    ​Although Moore has been together for over a decade, it has garnered very little press, mainstream or otherwise, despite being something of an institution in the local metal scene and having put out a handful of albums during its time together. In the last year and a half or so, Moore has been evo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2009

    Beyond Playlist: Doves and more

    Doves Kingdom of Rust Astralwerks It's not exactly a mystery why Doves remain more popular in the U.K. than on these shores. After all, the band's music tends toward denseness, not instant accessibility -- and Jimi Goodwin and the brothers Williams, Jez and Andy, feel that brevity is highly overr ... More >>

  • Music

    April 19, 2007

    Ari Hoenig Punk Bop Trio

    Dazzle, Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21, 303-839-5100.

  • Music

    February 22, 2007

    Listen Up

    Fast reviews of recent releases