Ed Shaughnessy, who held down the drum chair on "The Tonight Show" for nearly three decades, died May 24 of a heart attack in Calabasas. He was 84.
Fran Warren, the singer and thesp who appeared in 1952's "Abbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd" and whose 1947 recording of "A Sunday Kind of Love" became one of the biggest hits of the Big Band…
Many of the top nominees in the scattered field for the 55th Grammy Awards took home trophies from Sunday afternoon's pre-telecast ceremony at the Nokia Theater.
The hidden history of women in jazz is treated with a fan's enthusiasm and musical depth in Judy Chaikin's lovingly rendered "The Girls in the Band." Plentiful screen time for three generations of…
All too often, the jazz concertgoer is left feeling like Goldilocks, confronted by offerings that are too hot or too cool, too structured or too free. Pianist Andrew Hill, who could, in the proper…
Shelby Lynne doesn't describe her new album as a departure from her steeped-in-country earlier works, but rather as a reflection of where she is today as an artist.