Earth, Wind & Fire saxophonist Andrew Woolfolk dies at 71

Andrew Woolfok, the beloved saxophonist who cranked out unforgettable harmonies that powered Earth, Wind & Fire’s infectious classics, has died. He was 71. One of the lead singers of the intergenerationally great group, Philip Bailey, confirmed for his 52K Instagram followers that Woolfolk died after an undisclosed six-year illness. “I met him in High School, […]

Saxophonist Imani Lauren shares advice for next generation of jazz musicians

When you think of a saxophonist you might not think of a Black woman with tattoos, jamming out to the covers of hit songs, but that’s exactly who Imani Lauren is. Affectionately known as “Sax Bae,” Imani Lauren is a female saxophonist from West Philadelphia. Lauren was always attracted to music and instruments growing up. […]

Saxophonist Darius Jones explains why jazz is far from dead

Darius Jones is passionate about music. The alto saxophonist has received rave reviews from publications such as the New York Times and All About Jazz for his rich, soulful musical approach; and that approach is rooted in his love for expression and his respect for history.

Atlanta Weekend Events: Music Midtown, New Edition, Wyclef Jean, Nas and More!

Music Midtown, New Edition, Wyclef Jean, NAS, Pirate Day at Georgia Aquarium, Fishbone, The 4th Annual Women’s Health and Beauty Conference, and Brandford Marsalis! What do  NAS, Wyclef Jean, Fishbone Al Jarreau and Brandford Marsalis all have in common?  They will all be in Atlanta this weekend!  Concerts, book signings and cameos are in full […]