Archie Shepp, 2016 NEA Jazz Master
- 'Cuba: The Conversation Continues' w/ Arturo O'Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra on NPR Music's Jazz Night In America.
- Endeared jazz vocalist Mark Murphy passed at age 83.
- National Endowment for the Arts announced the 2016 NEA Jazz Masters.
- Herbie Hancock is working on new music with Flying Lotus, Thundercat, Pharrell & more.
- SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director Esperanza Spalding rocks new single “One” on Jimmy Kimmel Live.