Folkin’ Around with Dan Wolff

by Dylan Naumann Sitting around a campfire with friends, listening to the resonating warmth of an acoustic guitar can be an emotional experience. Whether it’s a novice or an advanced player attempting to render those captivating moments, more times than not, the communal experience created by the performer will be significant to the audience. The […]

The End of America + Will McCarry (of Wylder) @ Jammin Java

The End of AmericaPhiladelphia natives The End of America (TEOA) caught the attention of the industry and fans alike with their debut release Steep Bay (2010), following up with the sophomore LP Shakey (2012) and the critically acclaimed eponymous S/T album in 2016. TEOA’s new single “Break Away”, due out June 7, 2019 on all […]

Jazz In The District

by Michael J. West Monday, September 2Experimental jazz galore! Cinghiale is a saxophone duo from Chicago: Ken Vandermark (best known for leading the Vandermark Five, which once upon a time headlined this writer’s first ever free-jazz concert) and Mars Williams (best known for the NRG Ensemble). Both are freeform improvisation specialists. But both also have […]