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The Best Jazz Albums of 2017
The First Jazz Record Is Turning 100. Its Creator Claimed Whites Alone Invented Jazz.
La La Land May Be a Great Movie About Dreams, but About Jazz, It’s a Muddle of Clichés
Four Femmes on the Thames
Why Can’t Movies About Jazz Greats Get What Makes Jazz Great?
My Two-Year Quest to Identify the Mystery Song That Taught Me to Love Jazz
Lea DeLaria Is the Butchest, Dykiest Jazz Singer Ever to Record an Album of Bowie Covers
Hear Fiona Apple’s Raucous Cover of “When I Get Low, I Get High” With Members of Nickel Creek
Watch Lady Gaga Bring the House Down by Nailing “La Vie en Rose” in Two Languages
How Ornette Coleman Created the Most Hauntingly Beautiful Song in Jazz
Legendary Jazz Saxophonist, Composer Ornette Coleman Dies at Age 85
Duke Ellington’s Best Album—One of the Best in Jazz—Is Also One of His Least-Known