DownBeat Issue Roundup April 2019

Friday, February 15, 2019

ArkivJazz is the place to further explore the April 2019 issue of DownBeat Magazine, now mailing to subscribers. Click here to view and purchase albums featured in this issue, and be sure to investigate the ArkivJazz VIP Program, which includes a free print and digital subscription to DownBeat as well as free USPS shipping. 


Contents in the April 2019 Issue Include:

Cover: For more than 20 years, the New Orleans-based group Galactic has won fans around the globe by combining elements of jazz, rock, funk, hip-hop and brass band music. The five bandmates, who are beloved heroes in the Crescent City music scene, recently purchased the legendary venue Tipitina's. Galactic has a forthcoming album, Already Ready Already, and it will be on tour for much of 2019. DownBeat catches up with Ben Ellman, Robert Mercurio, Stanton Moore, Jeff Raines and Rich Vogel to discuss all things Galactic.



  • Alfredo Rodriguez & Pedrito Martinez collaborate on a new release, Duologue
  • Noah Preminger's new release focuses on the music from the films of Otto Preminger
  • Rhiannon Giddens teams with Leyla McCalla and a new album Songs Of Our Native Daughters