Tag: jazz

This 82-year-old Japanese woman makes dumplings by day and DJs the red light district by night – Factmag.com

Sumiko Iwamuro is an extraordinary 82-year-old Japanese woman, who started DJing at 70 years old, and combines this passion with dumpling-maker ina a family restaurant. Her sessions as DJ Sumirock at the DecaBarZ nightclub in Tokyo combine techno music with jazz, French chanson and classical music. Read more here

Sexism In Jazz: Being Agents Of Change – Huffingtonpost.com

This article discusses the still presence of sexism in jazz, and reflects on how everyone involved in the jazz ecosystem can become an agent of change. Read more here