Just the Blues, Please

Have you ever been to a W hotel? Basically, you start with a Westin… pump some EDM into the lobby… drape a few supermodels over the sofas… throw in a couple of glowing waterwalls… charge $20 for [...]


Random Playlist #48: Zydeco

I rarely sit down and listen to Zydeco music for an extended period of time. But I wouldn’t think twice about throwing it on at a party, because the best Zydeco has the power to move even the [...]


10 for Blue Note’s 75th

Time for this hopeless Blue Note fanatic to pay tribute to the jazz label’s 75 years in business. I was inspired by a recent article on NPR.org by a couple of top-notch music writers – Tom Moon [...]