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Out in Berkeley: George Brooks and Global Harmony

Berkeley-based Georges Brooks Click on this link to listen to “Better Than Coffee” from the album ‘Elements” while you read our review. Over the past three decades Berkeley tenor saxophonist George Brooks has carved a singular musical niche through his collaborations with the some of classical Indian music’s most celebrated artists. His latest project, Global […]

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Out in Berkeley: Disappear Incompletely plays Jupiter

Rob Ewing belongs to a long, honorable and frustrating lineage of Bay Area musicians whose consistently inspired creative output is matched by a seeming indifference to self-promotion. A passionately expressive trombonist, skilled bassist, effective drummer and often brilliant arranger, Ewing has forged enduring ties with a fascinating community of musicians, artists steeped in jazz, but […]