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The one artist you need to see live this year is a jazz saxophonist — not Kanye West

Take a look at this weekend’s lineup for The Meadows, the inaugural fall festival from Founders Entertainment — the organizers behind New York's annual summer festival, Governors Ball — and you may spot a name that stands out from among the list of en-vogue indie, electro-pop, hip-hop, folk, and R&B acts: Kamasi Washington. For the casual music listener, Washington has gained notoriety in recent years for being one of the musical virtuosos that shaped the sound on Kendrick Lamar’s thunderous, unforgettable 2015 hip hop record, "To Pimp A Butterfly" and its 2016 successor "Untitled Unmastered.
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