Esperanza Spalding coming to the Howard Theater in May
Esperanza Spaulding has been putting in major work these days. To promote her latest album, Radio Music Society, she's been hitting the late night talk show circuit hard. Last night, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart was the
New York — If you didn't know much about Esperanza Spalding – and many people didn't before her surprise Grammy win last year – you might be inclined to think that her latest album, "Radio Music Society," is the jazz artist's attempt to cross over
by NPR Staff These are good times for Esperanza Spalding. The bass player, composer and vocalist was barely into her 20s when she released her debut album on a Spanish label in 2006. Her 2008 breakout record, Esperanza, topped Billboard's contemporary
Esperanza Spalding will be the final headliner to perform at the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival in June, festival officials announced Tuesday. Spalding is scheduled to headline at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre at 8 pm June 23.
By Melissa Bell Just over a year ago, when Esperanza Spalding won the Grammy for best new artist, the Internet (mainly angry Justin Bieber fans) asked a collective: “Who's that?” The jazz singer and bassist resoundingly answered that question this year