Richie Talks

Conrad Herwig and me

Michael Lake of Musicsavvy.com interviewed my long-time friend and musical colleague trombonist Conrad Herwig. Michael got Conrad talking about some of our history and a funny story about my obsession one night with a certain polychord.

The genius of Miles Davis

I'm writing something that will be published early this summer about the intersection of great jazz and commercial success. One example, of which there are too few in jazz, is Miles' Kind Of Blue. This is the best selling jazz…