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May 18, 2012

Contemporary Jazz Saxman Gerald Albright & Guitarist Norman Brown Unite for New Album, “24/7” | Coming June 19th, 2012

CONTEMPORARY JAZZ GREATS GERALD ALBRIGHT AND NORMAN BROWN JOIN FORCES ON NEW CONCORD ALBUM



24/7 set for release on June 19, 2012


As listeners, we like to enjoy music 24 hours a day, seven days a week. So it’s a good thing that contemporary jazz greats Gerald Albright and Norman Brown have been working overtime to produce 24/7, their first album together. This June 19, 2012 release on Concord Jazz, a division of Concord Music Group, offers ten killer soul-jazz tracks of music that never sleeps. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Jazz Supergroup THE COOKERS to Release Third Album, “Believe” on June 12th | LISTEN TO EXCLUSIVE STREAMING TRACKS!

Jazz Supergroup, THE COOKERS,
Celebrate Their Fifth Anniversary With Stellar Third Release,
BELIEVE, Available June 12 on Motéma Music



Featuring Billy Harper, Eddie Henderson, David Weiss,
Craig Handy, George Cables, Cecil McBee, and Billy Hart

LISTEN TO STREAMING TRACKS FROM BELIEVE


In an interview, drum great Billy Hart summed up his attitude toward The Cookers succinctly but emphatically: “Believe in us,” he insisted (tacking an expletive onto the end that served to press the point home). Over the course of two albums, The Cookers have given jazz audiences plenty of reason to believe, and their Motéma Music debut, bearing the simple but eloquent title Believe, finds the all-star septet continuing to keep the faith in swinging fashion – their third release, celebrating their fifth anniversary as a working ensemble. To continue, please click “MORE”!