Ben Allison archive
Read Ben Allison: Leading A Stellar Band Far Beyond The World
December 1, 2013 – Jazz bassist and composer Ben Allison discusses his new album, The Stars Look Very Different Today.
Read The Best Jazz Of 2011
25 Favorites: From Adele To Big K.R.I.T.
Read Jazz Man Ben Allison: Personal And Unpredictable
Listen Interview And Online Chat With Bassist Ben Allison
April 7, 2011 – Hear a discussion with the bassist about his new album of covers. But first, here are the originals.
Read First Listen: Ben Allison, 'Action-Refraction'
Listen Ben Allison In Concert: Newport Jazz Festival 2010 WBGO
August 8, 2010 – The bassist's constant search for new timbres has made him one of the most engaging composers today. WBGO
Listen The Year's Best New Jazz
Listen Ted Nash: The Mancini Project On JazzSet WBGO
Listen A Turn to Simplicity for a Progressive Jazz Composer
January 19, 2008 – Bassist Ben Allison's new album, recorded with a new band, draws from his roots in rock music.