This history of union activity among white-collar workers in New York City tells an illuminating story about creative labor’s effort to be treated with respect by the powerful.
This biography provides a solid look at Jon Hendricks’s life and career; a well-rounded picture that is neither a hagiography nor a hatchet job.
Host Deanna Costa interviews Fuse contributor Steve Provizer about his latest pieces for the magazine.
Trumpeter Doc Severinsen had the right combination of talent and showmanship to reach and stay in the spotlight, and he adjusted the pieces of his life to maintain his singular place.
This recording displays a mastery of the techniques of the jazz vocal group genre.
In the end, The Trial of the Chicago 7 strikes a reasonable balance between historical document and cinematic art.
Throughout much of his career, Louis Armstrong negotiated a balance between being a “popular” artist and a jazz artist.
In no way was the recognition that Ira Sullivan received commensurate with his skill.
Of all the musicians who were harbingers of change, none has had the long-term influence on young musicians that John Coltrane has had.
There’s a larger story to tell about black composers and musicians breaking into the film and TV business, but its only lightly touched on here.