Just this week, on KQED’s “Art Nerd Holiday Guide,” jazz scribe Andrew Gilbert listed his favorite Bay Area jazz albums of the year. Check it out here: Best of Bay Area Jazz 2015

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Andrew Gilbert, a Los Angeles native based in the Berkeley area since 1996, covers jazz, roots and international music for KQED’s California Report, the San Jose Mercury News, San Francisco Chronicle, Berkeleyside.com, and other publications. You can follow him on twitter at @jazzscribe