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Joe Locke & Geoffrey Keezer Duets

Joe Locke & Geoffrey Keezer Duets

Friday, September 23, 2016 , 9:00pm Bluewhale, Downtown Los Angeles Both men have traveled plenty of musical miles together – on record and on stage. They’ve co-led the celebrated Joe Locke / Geoffrey Keezer Group (also feat. Terreon Gully and Mike Pope), worked in trio with UK saxophonist Tim Garland as Storms/Nocturnes, produced compelling music for […]

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Bobby Hutcherson

Tribute to Bobby Hutcherson

My life would undoubtedly have taken a different path were it not for Bobby Hutcherson. His approach to the vibes set me on a course of trying to understand… How can you pull so much beauty and energy out of 37 cold metal bars?

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Geoffrey Keezer, Gillian Margot, Keola Beamer, Joe Locke, Denise Donatelli

Joe Locke is joining Geoffrey Keezer & Friends

Joe is looking forward to be following an invitation by Geoffrey Keezer – friend and frequent artistic collaborator – for a number of concerts in CA and AZ this September. He is especially thrilled to be joining Geoffrey’s hand picked group of guests: Hawai’ian slack key guitarist Keola Beamer and vocalists Denise Donatelli and Gillian Margot. […]

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Joe Locke in DownBeat Magazine's Critics Poll

DownBeat Magazine’s Critics Poll

Joe finds himself again at the top end of the DownBeat Magazine’s Critics Poll – Vibraphone category, sandwiched in between four vibists for whom he has the utmost respect. Jazz Album of the Year listing “In a year when so much great music has been released, I’m very grateful that my Love Is A Pendulum […]

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Joe Locke's July playlist on Spitify

Joe’s July Picks

Here’s what Joe has picked for his May playlist. Some all time favourites peppered with some fun fused tunes to get us all into the early summer groov

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Joe Locke Quartet at Glasgow Jazz Festival

Glasgow concert – watch it again

Did you miss Joe’s concert at Glasgow Jazz Festival on 26 June 2016? For the first time, we broadcasted an entire full length concert through the Facebook Mentions platform’s Go Live video stream. Thanks to the Old Fruitmarket and the team at Glasgow Jazz Festival for supporting us with this initiative. If you’ve missed it, […]

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Joe's June Picks on Spotify [Playlist]

Joe’s June Picks

Summer, Summer, Summer…. well, sort-of. Enjoy the long days and great music festivals in the months to come. Here’s something to get into gear with: Gregory Porter, Wayne Shorter, Claire Martin, Antonio Sanchez and more…

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Joe Locke & Warren Wolf

Vibes Marimba Piano Duo Locke/Wolf

Friday June 10, 2016 Baltimore (USA) An die Music 8:00pm / 9:30pm Two world class mallet men come together to create magical vibes. Locke/Wolf Duo is a brand new duo that first originated at the Umbria Winter Jazz Festival in December of 2013 in Orvieto, Italy. Joe Locke & Warren Wolf combine a mixture of hard […]

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Joe Locke - winner of the 2016 JJA Awards

2016 JJA Award for Joe Locke

Congratulations to the 2016 JJA Award winner Joe Locke for Mallet Instrumentalist of the Year. This is the fourth time Joe has been voted into the top position of his category by the Jazz Journalists Association’s professional members, after receiving the  in 2006, 2008 and 2009. The honour is being sweetened by Joe’s recording home Motéma Music […]

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Joe's May Picks on Spotify [Playlist]

Joe’s May Picks

Here’s what Joe has picked for his May playlist. Some all time favourites peppered with some fun fused tunes to get us all into the early summer groov

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