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RecommNeds: Bad Plus / Marco Benevento / Brad Mehldau Trio

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Three new music recommendations from Neddy that stick more to the beaten path.

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Stormy Mondays: Bad Plus + Medeski, Martin & Wood

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Dan prepared a mix featuring live tracks from two of the best jazz trios out there.

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Cover Wars: Smells Like Teen Spirit (Nirvana)


Vote for your favorite cover of Smells Like Teen Spirit among these 10 choices.

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Video: The Bad Plus – Everybody Wants to Rule The World (Live in Sydney)

American jazz trio The Bad Plus have a way of completely deconstructing covers, while still maintaining the essence of the song that attracted us to it in the first place. For an example, check out this professionally ...

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Stormy Mondays: The Bad Plus NYE

To steal a shtick from Ethan Iverson, we at Stormy Mondays believe in recycling. And what better thing to recycle that The Bad Plus’s NYE set at the Village Vanguard, which was broadcast nationally, uninterrupted ...

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CW: Everybody Wants To Rule The World

Everybody Wants To Rule The World was a chart-topping single off the 1985 Tears For Fears album Songs From The Big Chair.

Cover Wars

According to Roland ...

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Cover Wars: Life On Mars? Edition

Life On Mars? was originally released on David Bowie's 1971 album Hunky Dory. Life On Mars? would be released as a single in the U.S. two years later with The Man Who Sold ...

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Review: The Bad Plus @ Highline Ballroom

Although The Bad Plus (bassist Reid Anderson, drummer David King and pianist Ethan Iverson) have spent most of 2009 touring with vocalist Wendy Lewis in support of their album For All I Care, it was ...

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Last Week’s Sauce: August 16th – 22nd

Last Week’s Sauce is a recurring column featuring recordings of shows that took place the previous week. Thanks to CTDave for the photo.


Artist & Title: The Bad ...

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Monday’s Hors d’Oeuvres: Poor Ol’ Ozzy

When I watched Ozzy Osbourne’s reality show in the early part of this decade, I couldn’t look at the former Black Sabbath frontman without feeling sad. As happy-go-lucky as MTV tried to make The Osbournes, ...

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Friday’s Leftovers: Page w/ PBS @ Jazz Fest

After a successful run of shows celebrating the release of Moodoo last September, Page McConnell will team up once again with funksters PBS for “The Return of Moodoo” at Tipitina’s Uptown on May 2 in ...

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Stormy Mondays: A Stormy Double Dip

With the long winter weekend coming up, it’s time for the fourth installment in the Acoustic Mix series. Past volumes have been among the most popular downloads we’ve had, and this one, like those, represents ...

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Cover Wars: Radiohead Edition

Checking on last week's edition, we had two popular choices for covers of Bell Bottom Blues. Once the votes were counted, Trey Anastasio had a slight edge over Umphrey's McGee - so Trey ...

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Intermezzo: Denver Gets A New Festie

We’ve got yet another new festival to tell you about, and this one takes place nine miles from Denver. The inaugural Mile High Festival will feature five stages of music spread out across 24 soccer ...

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B List: Cherry Poppin’ at Langerado Pt. 1

In just two short weeks from today the Langerado Music Festival kicks off at Big Cypress in the Florida Everglades. I've attended the last two Langerado festivals, but this year's lineup takes things to a ...

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