Writing

On “I Am A Man,” Jazz Bassist Ben Williams Redefines Protest Music On His Own Terms

Bandcamp Daily | February 25, 2020

By Shannon J. Effinger

Jazz Travelogue: Exploring Identity at Jazzfest Berlin

JAZZIZ | January 20, 2020

By Shannon J. Effinger

Georgia Anne Muldrow / Dudley Perkins: Black Love & War

Pitchfork | August 15, 2019

By Shannon J. Effinger

Mitchell Takes Homage to Winter Jazzfest

Downbeat | January 10, 2018

By Shannon J. Effinger

Cécile McLorin Salvant: Dreams and Daggers

Pitchfork | October 7, 2017

By Shannon J. Effinger

Christian Scott Blows Up Jazz Conventions [INTERVIEW]

Ebony | November 1, 2013

By Shannon J. Effinger

Reflections On A Dozen Years With Abbey Lincoln

NPR | June 14, 2013

By Shannon J. Effinger