JAZZ MASTER CHARLES LLOYD MARKS 10th ANNIVERSARY OF HIS ACCLAIMED NEW QUARTET WITH PASSIONATE LIVE RECORDING PASSIN’ THRU
On July 14, saxophonist, flutist, composer, and jazz mystic Charles Lloyd will release his latest Blue Note offering, Passin’ Thru, a passionate live recording that marks the 10th anniversary of his acclaimed and enduring New Quartet featuring pianist Jason Moran, bassist Reuben Rogers, and drummer Eric Harland, a simpatico unit that teems with intuition, contemplation and playfulness.
FOR A LIMITED TIME: STREAM THE ENTIRE ALBUM “JUST FUNKIN’ AROUND” BY CONTEMPORARY JAZZ GROUP PIECES OF A DREAM!!
Special Stream Ends May 29th!
Guess what? Here’s your chance to listen to the entire new album from legendary Contemporary Jazz Group Pieces of a Dream entitled “Just Funkin’ Around” via Shanachie Entertainment! Hear the entire album from now until Memorial Day – May 29th, 2017!
Global Superstar O’Bryan Returns With Brand New Single And Ballads Collection “For The Love Of You”
NEW YORK – May 18, 2017 – PRLog — Critically-acclaimed international superstar O’BRYAN has unveiled today his first piece of solo music in nearly ten years. The new single titled “FOR THE LOVE OF YOU” is now available for streaming and download at all DSPs.
Award-winning Worship Leader, Psalmist Raine, Follows Up Prophetic Recording With Release Of New Musical Offering, To Abba
(Chicago, IL) – May 23, 2017 – Psalmist Raine has a passion for worship. Since the release of her ground-breaking prophetic project, 2016’s ReFresh Worship Live, worshippers have been basking in the presence of God. The critically-acclaimed project had fans and fellow artists alike singing praises.
Available Now: Vocalist/Singer-Songwriter Kathleen Potton
Reveals A Personal Travelogue of Her Musical Journey on Debut Album, NERO
Though the title of her debut album, NERO, is a winking homage to the influential Laura Nyro, Australian-born singer-songwriter Kathleen Potton isn’t interested in simply paying tribute.
PIECES OF A DREAM HITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY & KEEPS IN STRIDE WITH EXHILARATING NEW CD JUST FUNKIN’ AROUND
LISTEN to Pieces Of A Dream’s New Single “Right Back Atcha'”
The story of Pieces Of A Dream is a tale of destiny and brotherhood. Picture three starry-eyed fanatical teen musicians who manage to get discovered by Mister Magic (Grover Washington, Jr.), become teen sensations and go on to join the pantheon of musical wonders from the “City Of Brotherly Love” that includes Gamble and Huff, Patti Labelle, McCoy Tyner, and The Roots.
AMBROSE AKINMUSIRE LEADS AUDACIOUS QUARTET ON
A RIFT IN DECORUM: LIVE AT THE VILLAGE VANGUARD
EXPANSIVE DOUBLE-ALBUM OUT JUNE 9 DOCUMENTS
TRUMPETER’S MOMENTOUS WEEK AT JAZZ’S MOST HISTORIC CLUB
Trumpeter and composer Ambrose Akinmusire has proven himself an artist of rare ability and wide-ranging aesthetic interests on his previous Blue Note albums When the Heart Emerges Glistening (2011) and the imagined savior is far easier to paint (2014).
STELLAR AWARD NOMINATED FAMILY GROUP, THE SHOWERS RELEASES HEARTFELT MUSIC VIDEO FOR LEAD SINGLE “I NEED YOU, LORD,” PRODUCED BY TASHA PAGE-LOCKHART AND BRUCE ROBINSON, JR
HAMMOND, LA (Monday, May 15, 2017) – – Stellar Award nominated family group, The Showers released the music video for their heartfelt rising radio single “I Need You Lord,” written by group member Titus Showers, Sr. and co-written by Tasha Page Lockhart with production by Bruce Robinson, Jr. and Page-Lockhart.
After Long Planning, Japan’s “Eternal Idol”
Seiko Matsuda’s New Jazz Project Goes Into High Gear
With over forty music awards, a record of 24 consecutive number one single hits on Japan’s Oricon charts and several hits on the U.S. Billboard Dance Chart, Seiko Matsuda has been active internationally since 1980. Now, after six years of planning, Matsuda finally unveils her first jazz album Seiko Jazz (Available May 12 via Verve).
Jason Miles Will Release Kind of New 2: Blue is Paris on May 12
Legendary producer, keyboardist and composer Jason Miles‘ Kind of New 2: Blue is Paris, featuring ten interpretations of the titular piece which he composed after visiting Paris in the weeks immediately following the 2015 terror attacks, will be released on May 12 on Lightyear Entertainment, distributed worldwide through Caroline/Universal Music Group.