Daily Archives: January 9, 2014

Robert Bush’s best of 2013 list (All About Jazz)

2013 proved to be another banner year for recorded jazz—so much wonderful music—no one could argue that this is a dying art form. These ten recordings stood out in particular.

CF 279Mark Dresser – Nourishments (Clean Feed)

Keith Jarrett – Somewhere (ECM)

Wadada Leo Smith – Occupy The World (TUM)


CF 280Nate Wooley – Sit In The Throne Of Friendship (clean feed)

Lucian Ban, Mat Maneri – Transylvanian Concert (ECM)

Mary Halvorson – Illusionary Sea (Firehouse 12)

Michael Formanek – Small Places (ECM)

CF 270Ches Smith – Hammered (Clean Feed)

Tim Berne – Shadow Man (ECM)

Michael Vlatkovich – You’re too dimensional (pfMENTUM)