The Scene: S.S. Aldrich's Brooklyn Music Report


These past weeks when I wasn’t watching the “gospel according to Wynton,” as one friend aptly described Ken Burn’s Jazz show, I was checking out a few of the bands here in Brooklyn.

The View From New Jersey


From the terrace of songwriter Tris McCall’s Union City apartment, perched high atop the New Jersey palisades, you can see the majestic Manhattan skyline, from Midtown all the way down to Wall Street.