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  • Homage to the Great Eberhard Weber Features Scott Colley on Bass

    Homage to the Great Eberhard Weber Features Scott Colley on Bass

    Music from two concerts held in early 2015 in Germany to honor jazz bassist Eberhard Weber (Jan Garbarek, Colours, Kate Bush) – featuring Scott Colley (once a private student of the late Charlie Haden) on double bass and onetime Weber collaborator Pat Metheny on guitar – has been captured on the live recording, Hommage à... »

  • Eberhard Weber Revitalizes Solos on “Encore”

    Eberhard Weber Revitalizes Solos on “Encore”

    Double bassist Eberhard Weber has released his latest album, Encore. For it, the jazz player (known for his work on electric double bass) pulls from his live work with Jan Garbarek Group, turning solos into new pieces. “I became what you might call a composer of New Music,” Weber said, “with the proviso that I... »

  • Innerviews: Stanley Clarke, Victor Wooten and 22 Others Share Insights on Life as Musician

    Innerviews: Stanley Clarke, Victor Wooten and 22 Others Share Insights on Life as Musician

    Journalist Anil Prasad has a new book out, featuring contributions from 24 musicians from jazz, rock, world music, hip-hop and electronica. Innerviews: Music Without Borders features essays by each musician, who share their thoughts on the creative process, their careers and goals, conflicts, collaborations and the realities of the music business today. Musicians include Stanley... »

  • Eberhard Weber: Live Solo

    Eberhard Weber: Live Solo

    Here’s a great live solo by Eberhard Weber, filmed during a tour with the Jan Garbarek Group in 2006. »