Monthly Archives: June 2014

Buika – June 22, 2014

Buika  -  Central Park Summerstage  -  June 22, 2014 This barefoot girl is another of those channeling-from-who-knows-where pheenoms.  Buika’s underlying sensibility is flamenco, and her trio is soaked in the tradition, carrying on splendidly.  But that’s just the basis, with … Continue reading

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Nicole Atkins – June 18, 2014

Nicole Atkins  -  Madison Square Park  -  June 18, 2014 Atkins is the latest exponent of the Asbury Park mystique music scene (and band members are culled from it) to make an impact – at least on my radar.  Her … Continue reading

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Busking New York – Samantha Echo – June 18, 2014

Busking New York – Samantha Echo  -  June 18, 2014 Echo was in Herald Square station, one of my favorites for catching busker action.  She had just a boom box and microphone to sing along to her accompaniment.

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Wynton Marsalis JALC Orchestra – June 11, 2014

Wynton Marsalis JALC Orchestra – Woodlawn Cemetery  -  June 11, 2014 Woodlawn Cemetery is where the remains of many of our notable jazz figures rest.  Wynton did all the talking from the stage, pointing out when various orchestra members would … Continue reading

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Vijay Iyer Trio – May 9, 2014

Vijay Iyer Trio  -  Aaron Davis Hall  -  May 9, 2014

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