Musicians

Klaxons

Klaxons – More than Just a Flash in the Man

Ten years after the start of their heyday, 'Acid Indie' act Klaxons are no moreIt might only have been two years after they formed, but it could be said that 2007 was a pivotal year in the life and times of...
Muse

Muse – Rock Gods, then and now

Devon group went from small fanbase to international fame, and have continued their meteoric rise.By 2007, it would not be an exaggeration to say that Muse had become international superstars, at least in a...
devo

Devo – Never the Same, Never Different

Devo, four decades of absurd adventure.Inevitably Devo have undergone significant line-up changes in their long history. The classic core of the band, however, comprises two sets of brothers, Mark and Bob M...
Amazan Audoine

Amazan Audoine – Trumpeting Jazz Prince

Known for his energetic contributions to the jam sessions at previous editions of PAP JAZZ HAITI, Amazan Audoine's performance at this year's event will be eagerly anticipated. Here Kreol takes a look at his ba...
Mike del Ferro

Mike del Ferro – A Musician Well Travelled

A look at del Ferro’s worldly musical outlook, and how he has helped the development of jazz internationally, in some farflung locations.Mike del Ferro has performed in over 100 countries, which when you lo...
Yilian Canizares

Yilian Canizares – All the World’s a Stage

Born in Cuba, where she began to study violin and piano, it wasn’t long before her talent was spotted and she was offered a scholarship in Venezuela and then a place at a music conservatory in Switzerland. Sinc...
Sean Ardoin

Sean Ardoin – Happy with Alternative Creole

After taking a lengthy break from music, Sean Ardoin is now firmly back on the scene. He's overcome poor health and self-doubt to co-create a sound that he wants the world to hear. In this interview with Kreol ...
Dan Siegel

Dan Siegel – Communicating with Music

There are many ways of looking at a life in music, or even just a hobby that involves music. For some it is a form of artistic expression, for others it a means of reaching out to others. Jazz pianist Dan Siege...
Shana Tucker

Shana Tucker – The emergence of an original talent

The singer-songwriter and renowned cello player Shana Tucker has been credited with creating her own sub-genre of music. Chambersoul draws on her love of jazz, classical, pop music, world music and movie soundt...
Carol Welsman

Carol Welsman – 2017 Pap-Jazz Haiti debut

Award-winning singer and pianist Carol Welsman has been honing her blend of smooth jazz, vintage standards and swing for more than 20 years. So she’s was more than ready to please the crowds at Pap-Jazz.Car...