One of the more exciting pianists in jazz today, Vijay Iyer has won a slew of awards over the past few years, including five different nods in the DownBeat International Critics' Poll. Awards notwithstanding, if you need proof of what amazing chops this Grammy-nominated composer-pianist has, look no ... More >>
Ethan SaksPete Berkman (bottom left) is the brains behind chiptune-ists Anamanaguchi
It's true: Drums, guitar, bass and a vintage NES can collide and create gorgeous music together. Pete Berkman, the 22-year-old behind the part-chiptune, part-traditional rock band Anamanaguchi says it was as simple ... More >>
I am a luddite.
And I don't mean that lightly. I am not some cutesy dipwad who gets flustered trying to work the copy machine. I don't eschew the use of computers out of some misplaced paranoia over the loss of my IBM Selectric. I am not your grandma who can't figure out how to us ... More >>