Jazz journalist James Hale's observations on the contemporary music scene, festivals, events and whatever he's been listening to.
Monday, November 23, 2009
Top 10 Coming Soon
Once again this year, Francis Davis is co-ordinating a year-end critics poll of best CDs for the Village Voice, so my list will be delayed until his compendium appears in the paper and online either on December 30 or January 6. As expected, there have been a couple of late considerations and additions, and Francis' approach requires a bit of revision, since he also includes vocal, latin and historical releases.