Looking for a momentary escape from the midwinter, post-Carnival blahs? Perhaps you may find a bit of diversion in a brief visit to StLJN's sibling site Heliocentric Worlds, where each day there's a different online music video posted for your listening and viewing enjoyment.
The clips come from a variety of musical genres, including jazz, blues, soul, funk, classic rock, prog rock and experimental. For example, recent posts have featured bands and musicians including Was (Not Was), Bruce Springsteen, the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra, Dave Holland Quintet, Steely Dan, Wes Montgomery, Sonny Rollins, Greg Osby, Oscar Peterson, Archie Shepp, Chick Corea, Jackie McLean and Woody Shaw, Van Morrison, Ornette Coleman, Carla Bley Big Band, Bob Dylan, Gerry Mulligan, Lester Young, Jack DeJohnette, Charles Lloyd, and Joe Henderson.
You can see them all, plus hundreds more carefully curated clips from the extensive archives, by simply pointing your trusty computer to http://heliocentricworlds.blogspot.com/.
Leesa Richards sings at Arts Garage January 28
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