Acclaimed Vibraphonist Warren Wolf Indulges
His Love for the R&B and Soul Music of His
Formative Years with New Album, Reincarnation
Through his three prior Mack Avenue Music Group releases and his attention-grabbing work with the likes of Christian McBride, Bobby Watson, Karriem Riggins, Jeremy Pelt, and the SFJAZZ Collective, Warren Wolf has established himself as the foremost straight-ahead vibraphonist of his generation, a bop torchbearer well equipped to carry the mantle of forebears like Bobby Hutcherson and Milt Jackson.
GREGORY PORTER IS BACK!
GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING SINGING SENSATION RETURNS
TO HIS BELOVED ORIGINAL SONGWRITING WITH SIXTH STUDIO ALBUM
ALL RISE OUT APRIL 17 ON BLUE NOTE RECORDS
Undeniably one of the best voices of our generation, two-time GRAMMY Award winning singing sensation Gregory Porter has announced an April 17 release date for his sixth studio album ALL RISE (Blue Note),…
The Power of Music, Brotherhood and Sheer Joy Make For A Winning Combination On
Brian Simpson & Steve Oliver’s New Shanachie Recording Unified Out January 17, 2020
“I’m an advocate of music healing and bringing people together,” says guitarist/vocalist, composer and producer Steve Oliver. “Let your mind wander along the path these songs take and perhaps you’ll have a brighter day, or connect with your deepest emotions,” adds pianist, composer and producer Brian Simpson.
BRAZILIAN LEGEND SERGIO MENDES SHARES NEW TRACK, CELEBRATES SIX MAGICAL DECADES OF MUSIC WITH HIS ADVENTUROUS NEW ALBUM IN THE KEY OF JOY
February 28, 2020 release on Concord Records features an all-star cast of special guests including Common, Cali y El Dandee, João Donato, Buddy, Sugar Joans, Joe Pizzulo, Gracinha Leporace, Hermeto Pascoal, Rogê, Guinga and Sheléa
For Immediate Release – One common thread weaves throughout the staggeringly diverse tapestry of music that producer, composer, keyboardist and vocalist Sergio Mendes has created over his remarkable six-decade career: the spirit of joy.
After Finding Solace in Learning Black American History Through Kindred Writers in his Grandmother’s Magazines, Christian McBride Turns His Childhood Fascination into
20-Year-Long Civil Rights Project
The Movement Revisited: A Musical Portrait of Four Icons,
Available February 7 on Mack Avenue Records
Highlights Civil Rights Icons Rosa Parks, Malcolm X,
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and Muhammad Ali, as well as
Barack Obama, Through the Voices of Sonia Sanchez,
Wendell Pierce, Vondie Curtis-Hall, and Dion Graham
In the 1960s, when the Civil Rights Movement achieved its greatest moments, gifted bassist and composer Christian McBride was not yet born.
Jazz Guitarist Adam Hawley to Release New Album “Escape” on February 28th, 2020 – Announces New Tour
We are immensely excited to announce the release of Adam’s third album, “Escape.” It features a star-studded cast of A-List artists including Rick Braun, Najee, Michael Lington, Marcus Anderson, Jeff Ryan, and Kat Hawley.