Joe Zawinul (1932-2007) was an Austrian-born keyboardist and composer, renowned for his pioneering work in jazz fusion. He co-founded the influenti... Joe Zawinul profile

Wayne Shorter is a revered American jazz saxophonist and composer. Known for his innovative approach and profound influence on jazz, Shorter’s care... Wayne Shorter profile

Charles Mingus, one of the most important figures in jazz, was not only an exceptional bassist and composer but also a visionary bandleader whose m... Charles Mingus profile

John Coltrane, AKA Trane, was an iconic saxophonist and composer, who reshaped the landscape of jazz with his innovative improvisational style, spi... John Coltrane profile

Kenny Dorham, a versatile trumpeter and composer, left an indelible mark on the jazz world with his lyrical playing, inventive compositions, and in... Kenny Dorham profile

Bill Evans, a renowned jazz pianist and composer, is celebrated for his lyrical touch, innovative harmonies, and profound musicality. Here's a conc... Bill Evans profile

Art Blakey, a legendary jazz drummer and bandleader, left an indelible mark on the genre with his dynamic playing, innovative compositions, and inf... Art Blakey profile

Duke Ellington was a towering figure in the world of jazz music and left an indelible mark with his innovative compositions, sophisticated arrangem... Duke Ellington profile

Dave Brubeck, a pioneering jazz pianist and composer, revolutionized the genre with his innovative rhythms, unconventional time signatures, and adv... Dave Brubeck profile

Freddie Hubbard was a trumpet virtuoso and composer, played a pivotal role in shaping the landscape of jazz music with his technical prowess, innov... Freddie Hubbard profile

Yellowjackets, the jazz fusion maestros who've been buzzing around the music scene since the late '70s Formed in 1977 by Robben Ford, Russell Ferra... Yellowjackets profile

Formed in the early '70s, Steely Dan were an outlier in the music industry; a band proving intelligent music could chart. Their music wasn't just j... Steely Dan profile

Amy Winehouse, the British soul sensation left an indelible mark on the music world before her tragic passing. Born on September 14, 1983, in Londo... Amy Winehouse profile

Herbie Hancock, born on April 12, 1940, in Chicago, Illinois, is a legendary jazz pianist, composer, and bandleader. Hancock began playing piano at... Herbie Hancock profile

Jacob Collier, the musical prodigy with a knack for innovation, has dazzled audiences with his genre-defying compositions and multi-instrumental vi... Jacob Collier profile

Donald Fagen, the enigmatic frontman of Steely Dan, left an indelible mark on the music world with his distinctive voice and sharp songwriting. Bor... Donald Fagen profile

Walter Becker, the unsung hero behind the smooth grooves of Steely Dan, brought a unique blend of wit and musical prowess to the forefront of rock ... Walter Becker profile

Miles Davis, the maestro of cool jazz, left an indelible mark on the music scene with his revolutionary style and unparalleled talent. Born in 1926... Miles Davis profile

There’s a video on YouTube whose click-bait title is ‘Why does no one play Yamaha Guitars?’ - it’s not really fair, Yamaha guitars are celebrated ... Yamaha Guitar profile


Roland amplifiers are revered for their reliability, versatility, and cutting-edge technology. Known for their solid-state design and digital model... Roland amplifier profile


I went to a music store determined to buy a really, really Bluesy Gibson, a 335 or 175. After some time in the play booth the store assistant broug... Ibanez LGB30 profile


Larry Carlton AKA Mr 335 bought his Gibson ES-335 off the shelf from an LA guitar store in the 60's as he explained, ' I was looking for an instrum... Gibson ES-335 profile


The Gibson ES-335 is an iconic semi-hollow body electric guitar renowned for its blend of warmth and sustain. Its semi-hollow design reduces feedba... Gibson ES-335 BB King Guitar profile


The Gibson ES-175 is a classic jazz guitar known for its warm, mellow tone and elegant design. It features a single-cutaway hollow body, typically ... Gibson ES-175 profile