roy ayers JID002
—In February 2018, Roy Ayers performed four sold out shows in Los Angeles as part of the Jazz Is Dead Black History Month series. It wasn’t until 2020 that fans of Ayers discovered that in addition to those shows, the legendary vibraphone player had also recorded an entire album of new material with Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad.
Roy Ayers JID002
—You are either part of the problem or you are part of the solution. We’ve been asking ourselves this question and really toiling with the answer. If it were up to covid rules, we‘d be considered non essential. But black music is essential.
Music is power, music is love, music is rage and music is beautiful.