Sheldon T. Nunn

Sheldon T. Nunn

The passionate embrace of jazz as an art form is often obscured by the inability of commercial interests to see this genre of music as an art form of immense importance.…
By any measure, Canadian born Dave Dunlop’s first CD as a leader sounds like a piece of work that has stood the test of measurement in terms of authenticity and creativi…
During the 1960s and '70s, jazz was a universal commodity and reverberated continuously across the airwaves of radio, especially so in a style of music known as soul jaz…
It has been almost five years since keyboardist Lao Tizer has granted us with CD access to his unique skills as a jazz musician. However, Lao has not been sitting around…
In 2004, a group of jazz artists came together and recorded one of the finest tribute albums ever conceived entitled Forever, For Always, For Luther, a release th…
Once upon a time in the kingdom of jazz, the term "legend" meant that an artist’s contribution to his chosen craft was significant enough to change the overall sc…
Multi-instrumentalist Chico Freeman is arguably one of the most talented musicians of his time. As a post bop constituent, Chico stands as a dominant and prolific…
Anyone with any knowledge of saxophonist Boney James will immediately recognized the fact that he is the ultimate funkateer. His urban-influenced smooth jazz is c…
Carlos Santana is most notably the most recognized name in rock history. His contributions to the genres of rock, R&B, pop, fusion jazz and Latin music are phenomenal. I…
Smooth jazz has often been accused of being nothing more than sterile elevator music with little to offer except a warm and fuzzy feeling of melancholy. Many critics inc…