Tag: Jeff Parker

Tortoise’s Jeff Parker discusses prospect of new material

Tortoise guitarist and jazz maven Jeff Parker talks about the prospect of new material ...

Rob Mazurek

Sixth annual Umbrella Music Fest announces lineup

The Umbrella Music Festival, an annual jazz-centric event in Chicago, will take place November ...

Tortoise

Concert Photos: Tortoise @ Empty Bottle (Chicago, IL)

Experimental instrumental quintet Tortoise played a pair of hometown shows recently, performing in front ...

Andrew Bird & Jeff Parker

Concert Photos: Andrew Bird @ Fourth Presbyterian Church (Chicago)

Whistling, violin-toting troubadour Andrew Bird just finished a makeshift residency at Chicago’s Fourth Presbyterian ...

Chicago Odense Ensemble

Chicago Odense Ensemble’s special offer for ALARM readers

Chicago Odense Ensemble: “Soup” (Adluna) Chicago Odense Ensemble “Soup” Chicago Odense Ensemble is the ...

Morrow vs. Hajduch

Morrow vs. Hajduch: Chicago Odense Ensemble

Scott Morrow is ALARM’s music editor. Patrick Hajduch is a very important lawyer. Each ...

Circle of Animals

The Metal Examiner: Circle of Animals’ Destroy the Light

Every Friday, The Metal Examiner delves metal’s endless depths to present the genre’s most ...

Scott Amendola Trio’s self-released debut due Oct. 18

Jazz drummer Scott Amendola has a new trio, rounded out by Tortoise guitarist Jeff ...

Pre-order the cross-continental, improvised jazz of the Chicago Odense Ensemble

In the winter of 2008, Danish musicians Jonas Munk and Jakob Skøtt hunkered down ...

Tortoise: Synergy Amid Writer’s Block

For nearly 20 years, the members of Tortoise have exhibited a synergistic effect on ...

Nathan Bell: Post-Punk Banjo

It’s a pretty safe bet that whoever coined the phrase “post-punk” didn't envision Nathan ...