Pianist Eric Reed Delivers Deeply
Personal Album, For Such a Time as This
For more than three decades as one of the most influential and beloved jazz musicians, Eric Reed has recorded close to 30 accomplished leader albums showcasing his virtuosic chops, intellectual clarity, unwavering will to swing, and ability to refract and coalesce a wide range of musical, spiritual, and personal influences into a single stream of consciousness.
Bassist/Composer Mauricio Morales
Presents His Debut Album, Luna
Available February 26, 2021 via Outside in Music
In offering up their debut albums, many jazz musicians tend to embark on a safe, easy road, rarely breaking the standard norms and adhering cautiously to a straight-ahead, standards-packed pathway.
Contemporary jazz guitarist Les Sabler finds “Tranquility” in a new old guitar
Teaming with GRAMMY winner Paul Brown produced a fresh sound on the album dropping January 29
NASHVILLE (19 November 2020): The suggestion came from two-time GRAMMY winner Paul Brown who has produced dozens of No. 1 hits. When contemporary jazz guitarist Les Sabler entered Brown’s Funky Joint studio near Los Angeles to begin tracking, Brown, also a guitarist, recommended that Sabler swap out his trusty guitar in favor of Brown’s vintage Gibson Johnny Smith model.
Four Timeless Holiday Jazz Titles By Ella Fitzgerald, Kenny Burrell, Ramsey Lewis And Jimmy Smith Boxed Up For New Vinyl Set, ‘Verve Wishes You A Swinging Christmas’
Most Albums Repressed For First Time In More Than 50 Years
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — This holiday season, Verve Records/UMe is boxing up some of the most classic jazz holiday titles and wrapping them in a new vinyl box set titled Verve Wishes You a Swinging Christmas.
No stopping soul-jazz flutist Ragan Whiteside
Her fifth collection, “Five Up Top,” drops Friday as she enjoys a Billboard Top 10 hit streak
ATLANTA (18 November 2020): Riding a hot streak of six consecutive Billboard Top 10 singles, soul-jazz flutist Ragan Whiteside will drop her new EP, “Five Up Top,” on Friday on the Randis Music label.
Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio Announces New Album I Told You So
Out January 29th via Colemine Records
November 9, 2020: Today the Seattle-based soul-jazz groove-machine Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio announced I Told You So, their sophomore studio album out January 29th via Colemine Records. The announcement comes with the first single “Call Your Mom.”
Five Extraordinary Charlie Parker 10″ Records Packaged Together As New Vinyl Box Set, ‘The Mercury & Clef 10-Inch LP Collection’
CHARLIE PARKER WITH STRINGS VOLS 1 & 2, BIRD AND DIZ, CHARLIE PARKER PLAYS SOUTH OF THE BORDER & CHARLIE PARKER REMASTERED AND HOUSED IN LOVINGLY REPRODUCED PACKAGING WITH FOUR OUT OF FIVE TITLES REPRESSED FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MORE THAN 60 YEARS
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Charlie “Bird” Parker, an architect of modern music nearly universally regarded as the greatest alto saxophonist who ever lived, released five 10-inch LPs via Mercury Records and producer Norman Granz’s pre-Verve label Clef Records in the early 1950s.
EXCLUSIVE STREAM! LISTEN to First Lady of Smooth Jazz Gail Jhonson & Jazz In Pink’s Anticipated Shanachie Entertainment Debut Album “Joy!” from NOW til Nov. 2nd! Album on Sale Oct. 30, 2020!!
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Here’s your chance to listen to the entire new album from Keyboardist and Jazz In Pink founder, Gail Jhonson entitled “Joy!” – from NOW til Nov. 2nd. The album is set to drop on Oct. 30th!