Gerald Clayton

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2013

    Matt Slocum's Five Favorite Jazz Drummers

    Drummer/composer Matt Slocum isn't from Los Angeles, but he has certainly made a mark here. Arriving from Minnesota in the early aughts, Slocum attended USC, studying jazz and playing with musicians like Walter Smith III and Gerald Clayton along the way. He is now one of America's pre-eminent young ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2008

    Pop Your Eyes Out of Your Skull: See Gerald Clayton Tonight at Steamers in Fullerton!

    This one almost slipped past me: Gerald Clayton, a 24-year-old titan of jazz piano, is playing with his trio tonight at the fabulous Steamers jazz club in downtown Fullerton. How great will this be? Well, here's a review of one of his Steamers gigs I wrote five years ago -- when the lad was a spry 1 ... More >>

  • Music

    December 11, 2003