Ernie, Paik

If It’s Unclassifiable, They’ll Love It

Today in the digital age, the barrier for self-releasing music has never been lower, but that doesn’t solve every problem. “If you really want it to work, you really have got to hustle,” said Jerry Reed, the main force ... more »

May 27, 2015 4:47 PM Features

Authenticity Ain’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be

If you saw a man like Bill Orcutt—a fellow in his early 50s with a graying beard and a beat-up acoustic guitar—take the stage, a fair guess might be that he’d play folk, blues or strummy singer/songwriter Americana. more »

Mar 26, 2015 10:16 AM Features

Saxophone Meets Qigong at BLT

The Brooklyn tenor saxophonist Travis Laplante, at the age of 32, has built up a reputation for his incredible technical ability and uncompromisingly bold creations, and his inspiration comes from ... more »

Jan 22, 2015 10:37 AM Features