Seminal Pianist Harold Mabern Assembles
Multi-Generational Band Featuring Longtime Collaborators
and Former Students on To Love and Be Loved
“The greatest thing you’ll ever learn,” Eden Ahbez wrote in “Nature Boy,” his classic song, “is just to love and be loved in return.” That may not be something that pianist Harold Mabern has taught in the classroom during his decades as an influential educator, but it’s certainly a lesson that he’s passed on time and again by example.
BROOKLYN ALT/R&B ARTIST
FIGHTS FOR LOVE IN “THIS CITY”
New York, NY | June 20, 2017 – When you think of modern R&B music it’s rare you find artists whose roots run deep in Brooklyn. The most populated and diverse borough in the bustling city of New York usually brings hip-hop and indie rock to mind;
BLUE NOTE ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
EXPANDS TO SOUTH AMERICA
New York, NY – June 15, 2017 – Blue Note Entertainment Group (BNEG) – the organization that owns, operates, licenses, and/or programs 10 music venues worldwide – announced today expansion to South America, opening the iconic Blue Note Jazz Club in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Featuring a host of luminaries from the world of Soul & R&B, award winning producer Mike City presents new album ‘The Feel Good Agenda Vol.1’
Earning his big break back in the year 2000 as writer/producer of the #1 hit ‘I Wish’ performed by Carl Thomas, Mike City has stunted on projects from Brandy, Rihanna, Angie Stone and Jamie Foxx as well as penning Sunshine Anderson’s smash hit ‘Heard It All Before’.
ECLECTIC MUSICIAN KRYSTLE WARREN’S FIRST ALBUM IN FIVE YEARS ‘THREE THE HARD WAY’ (AUGUST 18 / PARLOUR DOOR MUSIC)
Krystle Warren – the singer, songwriter, bandleader, and Rufus Wainwright collaborator – will release her first album in five years ‘Three The Hard Way’ on August 18 on Parlour Door Music.
Terrace Martin Presents The Pollyseeds
Group Includes Terrace Martin, Robert Glasper,
Kamasi Washington, Marlon Williams, Robert “Sput” Searight, Rose Gold, & more
The Pollyseeds is a collaborative group of A-list producers, musicians, and creators including Kamasi Washington, Robert Glasper, Robert “Sput” Searight, Rose Gold, Trevor Lawrence Jr, Craig Brockman, and more.
Enter to Win Tickets to the 31st Annual Long Beach Bayou Festival
June 24th & 25th!!
On behalf of Full House Promotions & the team here at T.U.M.S., we are giving away 2 tickets (1 pair) to see the 31st Annual Long Beach Bayou Festival on Saturday, June 24th AND 2 tickets (1 pair) on Sunday June 25th – 2 winners total! Come check out the music, food and family fun at the Rainbow Lagoon Park!
UK SINGER & SON OF JAMAICAN ROCKSTEADY ICON ALTON ELLIS
CHRISTOPHER ELLIS FEELS BACK AT HOME ON “HERE WE ARE”
New York, NY (June 16, 2017) — Reggae/R&B singer Christopher Ellis receives a warm welcome in Jamaica, the setting for his latest video, “Here We Are.” Ellis, a British native, has become a familiar face in Jamaica. He represents modern day rocksteady, following the tradition of his late-great father, Alton Ellis, the pioneer of the vintage uptempo precursor to reggae.