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Butcher Brown to Release New Album “#KingButch” on Sept. 18th, 2020 | LISTEN to New Single “Cabbage”!


 
BUTCHER BROWN DELIVERS ALBUM #KINGBUTCH
ON SEPTEMBER 18
MAJOR LABEL DEBUT ON CONCORD JAZZ
 
Album Marks Career Breakthrough For Richmond, VA Powerhouse
Mix of Songs, Beats, Rhymes, and Grooves Foretells Jazz/Hip-Hop Future
 
#KingButch—hashtag proudly attached—is the title of Butcher Brown’s soon-to-be top-trending album, the eighth in the band’s up-from-the-roots legacy, and their first with Concord Records, on the Concord Jazz imprint.

Pianist/Producer Alfa Mist Reworks Eddie Henderson’s “Galaxy” | LISTEN!


 
ALFA MIST REWORKS EDDIE HENDERSON’S “GALAXY”
 
NEW SINGLE FROM BLUE NOTE RE:IMAGINED
A FORTHCOMING ALBUM OF CLASSIC BLUE NOTE TRACKS
RE-IMAGINED BY THE UK’S SHARPEST TALENTS
 
Jazz harmony meets alternative hip-hop and soul in the music of self-taught pianist and producer Alfa Mist.

Pianist Harold López-Nussa to Release New Album “Te Lo Dije” on Aug. 28th, 2020 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Pianist/Composer Harold López-Nussa Defies
Expectations and Captures the Soul of
Modern Cuba in His Vibrant New Album Te Lo Dije
AVAILABLE TOMORROW via Mack Avenue Records
 
Walk the streets of Havana on any day and you’ll hear the soul of Cuba: music pouring from private homes and bustling restaurants, windows rattling with the parties thrown inside, nightclubs pulsing with throngs of people dancing.

Trumpeter Chief Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah to Release New LIVE Album “AXIOM” on Aug. 28th, 2020 | LISTEN to “Sunrise in Beijing”!


 
Three-Time GRAMMY-Nominated
Chief Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah
and His Septet to Release New Live Album AXIOM
on August 28th
 
August 20, 2020: Though it feels like a lifetime, March 10th, 2020 was only five short months ago. At that moment GRAMMY-nominated bandleader Chief Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah was in a familiar place during an unfamiliar circumstance — about to play New York City’s famed Blue Note Jazz Club as COVID-19 uncertainty gripped the world.

Trumpet Great Eddie Henderson to Release New Album “Shuffle and Deal” on July 31st, 2020 | LISTEN to Title Track!


 
Trumpet Great Eddie Henderson Turns up a
Winning Hand with a Brilliant All-Star Quintet featuring
Kenny Barron, Donald Harrison, Gerald Cannon and Mike Clark
 
It’s never been wise to bet against Eddie Henderson. Not that the trumpet great is a gambling man, despite what the jackpot ride and shades-masked poker face on the cover of his invigorating new album, Shuffle and Deal, might imply. “I play War, but that’s about it,” Henderson jokes. “I’m not sophisticated enough for more than ‘high card wins.’”

Flutist Jef Kearns to Release New EP “Jazzy AF” on Aug. 28th, 2020 | WATCH VIDEO for Single “Nomadic”!


 
Flute wiz Jef Kearns dazzles again on his latest EP, Jazzy AF
 
In mastering the flute complete with its complex dynamics, Jef Kearns has pushed his chosen instrument into newer territories within the today’s R&B and hip-hop market.

Black Pumas Releases New EP “The Electric Deluxe Sessions (Amazon Original)” | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Black Pumas Release New EP
The Electric Deluxe Sessions (Amazon Original)
 
July 16, 2020 – Today, GRAMMY-nominated Black Pumas released The Electric Deluxe Sessions (Amazon Original), a new EP that features reimagined versions of their songs…

Chelsey Green and The Green Project to Release New EP “ReEnvisioned” on July 27th, 2020 | LISTEN!


 
CHELSEY GREEN and THE GREEN PROJECT
ReEnvisioned
 
Growing up in Houston, Chelsey Green has fond memories of coming home from classical violin lessons and hearing and experimenting with influential jazz, funk and R&B vibes her parents were throwing down on the family stereo – Herbie Hancock, Marvin Gaye, Earth Wind and Fire, et al.

UK Funk Band The Haggis Horns Releases New Album “Stand Up For Love” | Listen to New Single “Haggis Express”!


 
THE HAGGIS HORNS WANT YOU TO ‘STAND UP FOR LOVE’ IN 5TH ALBUM
 
The UK’s funk brothers are back! After 2 years working hard in their studio in Leeds in the north of England, The Haggis Horns are ready to drop album number 5!

Sax Legend Maceo Parker Releases New Single “Other Side Of The Pillow” – LISTEN! | New Album Drops June 26th!


 
Prince’s “Other Side Of The Pillow” Reimagined By Funk Legend Maceo Parker On His New Album
 
‘Soul Food – Cooking with Maceo’
Out Next Friday, June 26th
 
Funk legend Maceo Parker has just released a new take on “Other Side Of The Pillow” by Prince, whom he collaborated with for a decade after his work with James Brown, Parliament-Funkadelic, and George Clinton.