Coming up to the Coastal Jazz Winter Festival - https://www.coastaljazz.ca/events/2021-02-19/ - Jess catches up with Jamie one year after her debut trio release "Introspective" and the intense ride 2020 has been for personal and artistic growth. Amiri Baraka (Leroi Jones) "Black Music" - http://www.akashicbooks.com/catalog/black-music/ - Great read! Keyon Harold and his son were victims of racial profiling. Here is his IG where you can find out more, follow, and support them!
Feven Kidane is an Ethio-Canadian woman (she/they) living on land stolen from the Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm nations. Q&A: How did you get into playing music? Any defining moments? My parents had split when I was a toddler, and my father had left his harmonica at my mother's house. I used to go into the closet it was kept in and play it...that's probably the first conscious moment of music I have. There also was a toy keyboard kicking around the house I would f