Tiny Desk blooms with the stanzas, sounds and legacy of jazz poetry. These lyrical jokes, jabs and caresses were accentuated by a band backing Monet made up of Nate Smith, Logan Richardson, Weedie Braimah and Brian Jackson.
Hancock spoke with KMHD via his studio in California to discuss the new quintet on his worldwide tour, why he will never become the jazz police and his meaning of jazz without boundaries.
“Sunday Jazz Series” King Louie & Renato Caranto w/ Jason Palmer
At The Garages Live Music Venue Eatery & Taphouse, 17880 SW McEwan Rd, Lake Oswego, OR 97035, USA
Ron Steen Jazz Jam
Clyde's Prime Rib Restaurant and Bar, 5474 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97213, USA
Rivkah Ross Quartet
Alberta Street Pub, 1036 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211, USA
Soul'd Out Presents Robert Glasper
Roseland Theater, 8 NW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97209, USA
The Session at Keys Lounge, hosted by Pablo Rivarola
Keys Lounge, 533 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97211, USA