Recent Music Features

2016 Berklee Honorary Doctorate: The Isley Brothers

“Shout,” “It’s Your Thing,” “Summer Breeze,” “Harvest for the World” are just some of the many great … [More...]

2016 Berklee Honorary Doctorate: Lucian Grainge

This man is number one in the music industry. Lucian Grainge, born in the northern part of London, United Kingdom, has … [More...]

2016 Berklee Honorary Doctorate: Milton Nascimento

Milton Nascimento, a well-known Brazilian singer-songwriter and guitarist, was born in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. His … [More...]

2016 Berklee Honorary Doctorate: Rita Moreno

Puerto Rican/American actress, singer and dancer Rita Moreno has had quite an astonishing career. The highlight from her … [More...]

Swang Around the World, Part 3

How do you like the touring life? “I love it! It’s what I want to do; I want to expose young people to jazz music … [More...]

Swang Around the World, Part 2

Time at Juilliard “I went to Juilliard from 2008-2012. I spent two years with Carl Allen and two with the master … [More...]

Album of the Week


Week 34: At Carnegie Hall – Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane

An almost forgotten recording, At Carnegie Hall - Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane, is a gem of a record. … [More...]

Herbie Hancock - Headhunters

Week 32: Herbie Hancock’s Head Hunters

This week, we are looking at Herbie Hancock's classic record, Head Hunters. Released in 1973 by Sony Music, this record … [More...]


Week 31: Lindsay Kupser’s Boston EP Once in a while, a record comes out of the Berklee Community that stands out, a … [More...]


Week 30: Weather Report’s Black Market

Released in 1976 under Sony Music Entertainment, Weather Report's seventh studio album, Black Market, is a jazz-fusion … [More...]

          February 10, 2018