Aug. 02, 2012 at 4:29pm | Preston Jones |Permalink
Courtesy Milestone Films
Below is the trailer for director Shirley Clarke's Ornette: Made in America. Unless you're somewhat of an Ornette Coleman obsessive, it's entirely possible you've never heard of and/or seen the film, but this 1985 documentary/concert film/free-form biography hybrid does an admirable job at...
Jul. 13, 2012 at 2:32pm | Preston Jones |Permalink
Just over the transom not long ago -- news from Spune (which, in its 15th year, continues to ever more impressive rosters of talent for both one-off and festival shows) that the inaugural "Index Festival" will kick...
Jul. 10, 2012 at 8:04am | Preston Jones |Permalink
Chris Crisman/Paradigm Agency
Hayes Carll, the Reverend Horton Heat, Dr. Dog, Kevin Eubanks, Charles Bradley and the Relatives have been tapped to headline this year's Fort Worth Music Festival. The gathering formerly known as Jazz by the Boulevard will take place Sept. 28-29 on the Will Rogers Auditorium lawn.