Trailblazers: the quietly influential Black artists who changed music forever

As part of Black History Month, we pay tribute to some of pop culture's great iconoclasts

Billie Holiday documentary set for UK cinema release next month

'Billie' is based around 200 hours of never-before-heard interviews

Ezra Collective share two new instrumental jazz tracks in support of Record Store Day

‘Samuel L Riddim’ and ‘Dark Side Riddim’ appear on the double A-side

A rare Ella Fitzgerald live recording is being released for the first time

'The Lost Berlin Tapes' will be released this October

Thundercat says he recorded a full album with Mac Miller

But says "everything isn’t meant to be put out like that"

Kamasi Washington has scored Michelle Obama’s new Netflix documentary

The soundtrack will be released next week via Young Turks

Joe Armon-Jones: “Reading a review is like someone coming up to you on the street and saying, ‘Your kid’s ugly!’”

Joe Armon-Jones is not where he's supposed to be. The keyboardist should be in Madrid playing a show; instead he's in London with a...

20 of the best jazz songs

First, a warning: there is no Michael Bublé on this list. Or Diana Krall. Or anything that sounds remotely like Kenny G. Jazz was...