Sheldon T. Nunn

Sheldon T. Nunn

Women rank high as some of the finest unsung influences and innovators in jazz. Their contributions to America's music are seldom highlighted; however, be that as it may, i…
Moving up the ladder of recognition has been the focus of Jane Blackstone ever since she arrived on the streets of New York City at age 18. Her ultimate goal has alw…
Over the last 100-plus years, jazz music has become America's greatest and most prolific export. In that amount of time, jazz has since returned to the United States as an …
With a moniker like Groovopolis, you can bet an album by the same name is definitely worth investigating and talking about. First and foremost, this band comes from the int…
During the 1960s, an invasion of sorts took place that changed the rock music scene in America forever more. That change in music was the so-called British invasion, and ar…
The opportunity to experience the sensuous melodic voice of Marilyn Scott is an opportunity that should not be missed. With a style etched in classic jazz, Marilyn i…
The beauty I find in writing about America's music is that it is never dull and there are always new territories to explore. On any given day, at any given time, I will hea…
Since the 1950s, straight ahead jazz is a style of music that has propelled itself into the consciousness of jazz beginners and connoisseurs to a very large degree. Admitte…
The first time I picked up Strange & Wonderful, I knew the experience would be a unique one. The group's name sounded like something out of the realm of normality by…
Whenever I have an opportunity to explore vocalese I get very excited, especially in the realm of jazz. In addition, if the artist has been around 30 years or more, I am th…