DownBeat Issue Roundup - December 2020

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

ArkivJazz is the place to further explore the December 2020 issue of DownBeat Magazine, now mailing to subscribers. Click here to view and purchase albums featured in this issue.


Contents in the December 2020 Issue Include:

Cover: Our December issue spotlights the winners in our 85th Annual Readers Poll, including the newest inductee into the DownBeat Hall of Fame: singer, guitarist and jazz superstar George Benson. We’ll take a close look at his incredible career, from his days as a child prodigy in Pittsburgh to the recording of his forthcoming concert album, Weekend In London.



  • Holiday Gift Guide spotlighting great gift ideas for the musicians and music fans on your shopping list
  • Blues singer/guitarist Joe Bonamassa discusses two new albums in his expanding discography
  • Saxophonist Immanuel Wilkins talks about his debut album Omega, produced by Jason Moran