Montreux digs into its treasured archives for virtual festival


The 2020 Montreux Jazz Festival has been cancelled due to coronavirus restrictions. But an extraordinary line-up awaits fans at this summer’s virtual festival. From July 3-18, Montreux will be bringing archive performances to YouTube in an exclusive livestream series. Artists include John Lee Hooker, Charles Bradley, Nina Simone, Etta James and Carlos Santana.