RIP, Jimmy Cobb

Jimmy Cobb, the last surviving member of Miles’ classic “Kind of Blue” band, also was integral to bands led by…

Bye, Bye, Little Richard

Few figures towered over rock ‘n’ roll’s beginnings as largely as did Little Richard, who has died at 87 (official…

Extraction (movie review)

“EXTRACTION” (Netflix; R; 1 hour, 56 mins.) — American tough-guy mercenary with a heart of gold and a sad backstory…

Bad Education (movie review)

“BAD EDUCATION” (HBO; R; 1 hour, 43 mins.) — Eons ago, Mark Vogler, a fellow reporter at the Winter Haven…

RIP, Richie Cole

Saddened to hear of the passing of Richie Cole, a highly gifted alto saxophonist and fierce advocate of the bebop…