Archives: devil's workshop

The list: five essential non-jazz records for the jazz listener/musician

At any given jazz show, the chances of seeing a pop tune covered are almost the same as seeing traditional jazz standards performed. Here are five albums worth knowing before you head to the club.

Stephen Norfleet: Fond farewell

The saxophonist and founder of the one-time Richmond super group Devil’s Workshop Big Band is heading to the west coast for good.

Twestival and RVAjazz highlight local musicians on Twitter

I was asked by Copeland Casati (@copelandcasati) to put a CD together of music by local musicians and bands that are on Twitter for the upcoming Twestival (@RVATwestival) on Friday. The Twestival will benefit Tricycle Gardens and will be held at The Camel (@thecamelrva) from 5:30-8:30pm. The completed playlist is a nice collection of Richmond […]