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Watch the Only Live Recording of John Coltrane Playing 'A Love Supreme' Play

Watch the Only Live Recording of John Coltrane Playing ‘A Love Supreme’

by Jamilah King on December 10 2014, 1:15PM

On July 26, 1965, the legendary musician performed it live for the first and only time of his career.

Topics: Culture

Remembering Jazz Greats in 'Last Stop on the 4 Train' Play

Remembering Jazz Greats in ‘Last Stop on the 4 Train’

by Jamilah King on July 25 2014, 10:30AM

A trip to visit the final resting place of some of the genre’s greatest musicians.

Topics: Culture

In Memory of Musician and Activist Fred Ho, Here's 'West Afrika! Boogaloo'

In Memory of Musician and Activist Fred Ho, Here’s ‘West Afrika! Boogaloo’

by Jamilah King on April 15 2014, 10:26AM

He leaves behind a pioneering legacy in Afro-Asian culture.

Topics: Culture

Amiri Baraka, 1934-2014

Amiri Baraka, 1934-2014

by Aura Bogado on January 9 2014, 4:25PM

The literary genius was 79.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

The Nightmare of War Finds an Outlet in Jazz, Poetry from Vets

The Nightmare of War Finds an Outlet in Jazz, Poetry from Vets

by on November 30 2012, 9:19AM

Musician Mike Ladd and jazz pianist and composer Vijay Iyer explore the emotional toll of war on veterans of color.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Global Affairs, National Security

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