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Robert Glasper Will Make You Listen to More Jazz

Photo by Don Q Hannah, courtesy of Robert Glasper It's been a good year for jazz reaching into the mainstream: Releases like Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly, Ghostface Killah’s recent collaboration Sour Soul with Toronto jazz trio...Show More Summary

"I'm One of the Ones Your Bullets Missed"--"Got Over" (Robert Glasper w/ Harry Belafonte)

The passion, the brevity, the integrity, the honor, the humility: Harry Belafonte tells his story--and ours--in two minutes with the help of the Robert Glasper Trio.

My Conversation With Robert Glasper On the Diversity of Black Music

Tonight I'm joined by two-time Grammy-winner Robert Glasper. The talented and innovative pianist has reunited with his jazz trio on the hit new album, Covered, which was recorded in front of a live audience at Capitol Studios. SinceShow More Summary

How Jazzman Robert Glasper Won Over the Hip-Hop Heads

Robert Glasper Jacob Blickenstaff Pianist Robert Glasper is a leading figure in the contemporary jazz scene, but he has never been far from his diverse influences. And while he possesses a deep gift for invention and improvisation, his...Show More Summary

Robert Glasper "Covers" Kendrick Lamar's "I'm Dying of Thirst" as Tribute to Black Lives Lost

On Robert Glasper's phenomenal new trio recording Covered, he closes with a cover of Kendrick Lamar's "I'm Dying of Thirst" that serves as a memorial to #BlackLivesLost.

Robert Glasper returns to his roots in new album 'Covered'

When keyboardist Robert Glasper released the full-length debut from his project the Experiment in 2012, you could hear the jazz marketplace shifting. Freely drawing from hip-hop and R&B, "Black Radio" — along with its sequel "Black Radio 2" — brought Glasper out of jazz clubs and into the pop conversation,...

Robert Glasper Trio: Reckoner

Grammy-winning Jazz and R&B musician Robert Glasper turns in a brilliant instrumental rendition of Radiohead’s track Reckoner. The track appears on his upcoming live album Covered, to be released June 16th.

Blue Note Jazz Festival 2015 lineup (Ginger Baker, Buddy Guy, Robert Glasper, Meshell Ndegeocello, & more)

Ginger Baker The Blue Note Jazz Festival is back for its 5th year in NYC, taking over venues across the city throughout the month of June. The festival brings a wide array of music to the city, not just strictly...

Jazz Pianist Robert Glasper on His Role in Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly    

Robert Glasper may not be a big name in pop music, but the chances that you’ve heard him are growing by the day. Although he’s primarily a jazz pianist, he’s recorded with a wide range of rappers and R&B artists, including Common, Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Norah Jones, and Snoop Dogg. Show More Summary

Jazmine Sullivan released 'Reality Show,' touring (dates and album stream)

by Andrew Sacher Philly neo-soul singer Jazmine Sullivan has been active for over a decade, releasing albums and collaborating with Missy Elliot, Robert Glasper, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige and others. Earlier this month, she put out her third album,...

What's going on Thursday? (Future Islands, Hollie Cook, !!!, Robert Glasper, City on Film, Rustie, Hellbent Hooker & more)

Hollie Cook @ Glasslands, October 2014 (more by PSquared) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Hollie Cook, The Barr Brothers, Taylor McFerrin @ Highline Ballroom Get a preview...

2015 Winter Jazz Fest lineup/schedule + Marc Ribot dates

The 11th annual NYC Winter Jazz Fest will happen January 8 - 10 at ten different NYC venues. This year's line-up includes Marc Ribot & The Young Philadelphians, So Percussion, Robert Glasper Trio, Kneebody + Daedelus, Strange and Beautiful:...

Taylor McFerrin - Already There (Ft. Robert Glasper and Thundercat)

Sounds like: BADBADNOTGOOD, Flying Lotus, Teebs Song: Taylor McFerrin - Already There (Ft. Robert Glasper and Thundercat) What's so good? Friday night in Austin, Texas, brings with it a sense of possibility. One might start out with cheap beer, maybe some bar food. Show More Summary

A look back at Robert Glasper's Enoch's "Inaugural" Meditation

One of the most powerful jazz documentation of a Presidential Inauguration was a YouTube presentation of m: Robert Glasper's "Enoch's Meditation," a piece from his 2005 album entitled Canvas. Glasper, a Blue Note artist and Grammy Award winning jazz piano star, has received critical accl...

Why Kyle Abraham Collaborated w/ Glenn Ligon, Robert Glasper & Bill T. Jones

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Kyle Abraham grapples with artistic lineage and the cycle of racial injustice in America with his latest works, a collaboration with visual artist Glenn Ligon, jazz musician Robert Glasper, and dance legend Bill T. Jones. read more

Otis Brown III - You're Still The One (feat. Gretchen Parlato)

Sounds like: Bilal, Amy Winehouse, Robert Glasper Song: Otis Brown III - You're Still The One (feat. Gretchen Parlato) What's so good? If I told you that the best song you'll hear today is a jazz cover of Shania Twain, just how furrowed...Show More Summary

Otis Brown III - The Thought Of You - Part I (Ft. Bilal)

Sounds like: Robert Glasper, Sly 5thave, Bilal Song: Otis Brown III - The Thought Of You - Part I (Ft. Bilal) What's so good? You may not know the name Otis Brown III yet, but if you're a modern jazz head, chances are you've heard his drumming. Show More Summary

What's going on Saturday? (Hundred Waters, Robert Glasper w/ Talib Kweli, Warm Up, Widowspeak, Iron Chic, more)

Hundred Waters at Terminal 5 in 2013 (more by Amanda Hatfield) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Nancy Whang (The Juan Maclean/LCD Soundsystem) (DJ Set) @ Brooklyn Bowl...

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