Kevin Whitehead Kevin Whitehead is the jazz critic on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross.
Circle Wide Quintet, Playing 'Like Before'
James Carter's Music in the Moment
Chris Byars, Hearing Music in Himalayan Art
Boogie-Woogie and Blues: Small Can Be Sweet
'Mental Weather': Moody, Variable, Promising
Reviewed: A Biography of the 'Queen of Trumpet'
Summing Up Drew Gress' 'Irrational Numbers'
Andy Bey: A Risk-Taking Virtuoso
Jazz Box Sets from Veterans and Legends
Re-Issued Nat King Cole Is Elegant, Understated
'Lee Morgan, Volume 2': Remastered
The Real McCoy (Tyner) Releases 'Quartet'
Everybody Digs 'Em: Two Jazz Greats from '58