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GET IN GEAR-A bicycle built for way less than two

Forget about that scooter you have — your co-workers are tired of seeing you careening up and down the hallways like some Gen Xer at a tech company. The micro bike is set to snuff out yesterday’s trend. Already a hit in the U.K., these bikes are about 30 inches...

Wynton Marsalis

MOOD ELLINGTON: Marsalis and orchestra bring swinging salute to Meyerson By Marc Lee Who better to pay tribute to jazz’s most prolific creator than its savior? Wynton Marsalis and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra celebrated Duke Ellington’s upcoming 100th...

GET IN GEAR-Fool Mother Nature with this jacket

If you love electric blankets, then you’re gonna love this jacket. The North Face’s MET5 is laced with a network of tiny heating elements controlled by a unit in the jacket’s pocket. Wearers can turn the heat up to a toasty 114 degrees. The flexible,...

Miles Davis

“BREW” IS BACK: Expanded Miles Davis masterpiece still potent By Marc Lee Name the most controversial jazz recordings and the list is sure to include Duke Ellington’s “Black and Tan Fantasy,” Bird and Diz’s “Groovin’...

UNT Jazz

IT’S A JAZZ THING: UNT students have a 50-year legacy to swing from By Marc Lee When Gene Hall presented his master’s thesis at North Texas State Teacher’s College in 1944, he set off a debate about music and education. The Development of a...