Ben Ratliff

  • Music

    July 25, 2007
  • Music

    March 1, 2006

    Alone Together

    William Parker and Hamid Drake's free jazz tête-à-têtes

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2006

    The Three-Pointer: Rock Bottom

    1. Stupid and Lazy 2. Honeymoon over for Dwane Casey 3. Opinions are like brains...everybody's got one

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2005

    Happy Apple scores favorable review from the Times

    Ben Ratliff, whose support of the Bad Plus helped that group become the world's hottest bald-friendly jazz trio, thinks the new Happy Apple is good, a view I share. Did you know that Ben Ratliff is bald? Bald people rock.

  • News

    April 9, 2003

    Bad Luck!

    How three Midwestern boys reached jazz nirvana

  • Music

    June 26, 2002

    New Standards: The Bad Plus

    With Minneapolis's Dave King on Drums, an Irreverent Trio Turns ABBA and Aphex Twin Into All That Jazz