Posts Tagged ‘Kaveh Rastegar’

“It’s A Jazz Group, But…” A Conversation with Kneebody’s Kaveh Rastegar

The musical quintet Kneebody gets called "genre-bending" quite a lot; the New York Times may have improved on that by camming them "resolutely un-pindownable." The point is, the bicoastal group refuses to make music that's easily defined. The instrumentation and basic feel comes from jazz (and that's how the band sees themselves), but with large elements [...]