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Newport Jazz Festival

Robert Glasper Experiment, Live In Concert

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Hear a freewheeling set of vamps and vocoder from the hip-hop hybrid band, with a Herbie Hancock tune followed by a Daft Punk cover.

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Robert Glasper Experiment On World Cafe

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Hear the jazz pianist perform genre-defying, airtight experimental tracks from his new record, Black Radio.

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Robert Glasper: A Unified Field Theory For Black Music

Black Radio, the new album by the pianist's band Robert Glasper Experiment, connects the dots between jazz, rock, hip-hop and soul.

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