KMHD's Derek Smith sat down with Zev Feldman, a record executive who is known for unearthing some of the greatest discoveries of lost jazz recordings. They call him: The Jazz Detective.
Photo: Saga/ Sam Records
The Soul'd Out Music Festival comes to Portland April 19-23. Follow OPB's coverage for highlights from the shows, photography and what shows to see next.
Photo: David Stuckey/OPB
OPB sat down with Soul'd Out Music Festival co-founder Nicholas Harris for a conversation about the 2017 version of the festival, why soul music is desperately needed today and if he's expecting a riot when Dead Prez performs their classic hit 'Hip-Hop.'
Photo: Amy Harris/AP
Hear how the artists honored by the NEA this year — Dee Dee Bridgewater, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Dave Holland, Dick Hyman and Ira Gitler — earned their stripes and paid their jazz dues.
Photo: Yassine El Mansouri, Courtesy of the Kennedy Center
A Jazz life is KMHD's story-telling project. We've asked artists, celebrities, historians and enthusiasts to share a tale that shaped their appreciation for Jazz. If you have a story, we'd like to hear it too!
We sat down with Peer Pressure's Farnell Newton to learn a little more about the man behind the mic.
Musical Cannibalism With Cyro Baptista