- 'The godfather of world music' Ravi Shankar sadly passed away at the age of 92.
- Jason Moran explains why he is not only a historian of the piano, but also a fierce and eclectic seeker.
- Eric Harland released the second volume of his highly-acclaimed collection of drum loops and samples.
- Kurt Elling's guide to some of the best contemporary vocal jazz.
- Legendary NYC jazz club Lenox Lounge unfortunately closes it's doors at year's end.
- Wynton Marsalis is successfully shaking things up at Jazz at Lincoln Center.