Common has shared a new song featuring Stevie Wonder called “Black America Again,” via Complex. Produced by Karriem Riggins and Robert Glasper, the song features Esperanza Spalding on bass, J Rock on “scratches,” Patrick Warren on strings,...Show More Summary
Robert Glasper revealed that he is starting a new musical group with Terrace Martin and James Fauntleroy (of Cocaine 80s), during a recent interview with Complex. He said that the group are going to do a “little record or an EP,” and...Show More Summary
The prolific musician on the cultural and historical motivations behind his band’s new album, ArtScience
Those searching for a breakout success story in jazz over the last five years would be hard-pressed to top Robert Glasper. However, for a better read on the trajectory of the Houston-born keyboardist, it may be more instructive to think of “breakout” in terms of what one does to leave a prison....
Sounds like: Taylor McFerrin, Robert Glasper Song: James Tillman - Rat Race What's so good? Who the hell does this guy think he is? James, ey? Well I'll tell you all something about this James cat; this man has put together one hellShow More Summary
Sounds like: Taylor McFerrin, Robert Glasper Song: Thundercat - Bus In These Streets What's so good? The great thing about music is that it occasionally joins two things that should otherwise be separate -- ie. cats and thunder. A really...Show More Summary
The song will be featured on Glasper's upcoming album, ArtScience which is due out on September 16. Continue reading…
ArtScience is out September 16.
The Robert Glasper Experiment -- aka Glasper with Casey Benjamin, Derrick Hodge, and Mark Colenburg -- will release a new album, ArtScience, on September 16 via Blue Note. The lead single is "Find You," which you can stream... Continue reading…
Their upcoming album, ArtScience, is due September 16.
Robert Glasper’s band the Robert Glasper Experiment, featuring the saxophonist Casey Benjamin, bassist Derrick Hodge, and drummer Mark Colenburg, will release their first album in three years, ArtScience, on September 16 via Blue Note. Show More Summary
Our pop critics on the week’s nine most notable new tracks, videos and playlists, from Blackpink’s “Whistle” to Robert Glasper Experiment’s “Find You.”
Tonight's NYC shows include Drive Like Jehu, Belly, Herbie Hancock/Robert Glasper/Jamie Lidell, Zig Zigs, Elk City, Torres, EZTV, and more. Continue reading…
Sounds like: Theophilus London, Robert Glasper, Miguel Song: Jesse Boykins III - Vegetables (Ft. Willow Smith & Syd) What's so good? Chicago soul singer Jesse Boykins III released his latest LP, Bartholomew, earlier this week. The 17-track...Show More Summary
International drummer DamiA^3n Reid has crafted a style that is inimitable without sacrificing the ardor of modern jazz and its traditional stylistic approaches to drumming. Listening to Reid is like a history lesson on the drum--he can play everything with artful dexterity from Be-Bop to Hip Hop. Ad... [ read more ]
Sonics + Visuals for "Maiysha (So Long)" from Everything 's Beautiful, Robert Glasper's meditation on Miles Davis, which features vocals from Erykah Badu.
Erykah Badu directed the humorous clip for her collaboration with Robert Glasper, "Maiysha (So Long)." Glasper's versions of Miles Davis' recordings, Everything's Beautiful, is out now. In the video, Badu plays a "neurotic, beatnik chanteuse" named Sarah Bellam who is seen backstage before a show. She argues with her keyboardist and...
Robert Glasper released the wonderful collection of reimagined Miles Davis tunes Everything’s Beautiful a little less than a month ago. It had a host of notable features from Bilal, Illa J, KING, Stevie Wonder, Hiatus Kaiyote, and many others. One of the standout tracks was the third single “Maiysha (So Long)” featuring Erykah Badu, and […]
The song is from Glasper's Everything's Beautiful album.
Erykah Badu and Robert Glasper have shared a new music video for "Maiysha (So Long)," from Glasper's Everything's Beautiful, a reimagining and reinterpretation of Miles Davis compositions. Badu wrote new lyrics for the track, which is...Show More Summary