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Vibraphonist Warren Wolf to Release New Album “Reincarnation” on Feb. 28th, 2020


 
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 Returns with New Single “Revival” | New Album “All Rise” Coming April 17th, 2020 | Announces New Tour!


 
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),…

Singer Lili Añel Releases New Album “Better Days” | LISTEN!


 
Singer Lili Añel Releases New Album “Better Days” – LISTEN!
 
Lili Añel considers music a calling. This six-foot tall singer/songwriter grew up in New York City, where she discovered her passion for music. As a child Añel remembers, singing along to her mother’s Cuban, jazz and pop standard albums.

Bassist Gregg August to Release New Album “Dialogues on Race, Vol. 1” on March 27th, 2020 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Bassist-Composer Gregg August Presents the Deeply Felt, Vividly Orchestrated Album “Dialogues on Race, Vol. 1”
 
Gregg August commands a rare scope as a bassist, composer and arranger, ranging from the modern jazz and Latin scenes to the realms of classical music and the avant-garde.

Brian Simpson & Steve Oliver Collaborate for New Album “Unified” on Jan. 17th, 2020 | LISTEN to New Single!


 
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.

Pianist Aaron Diehl to Release New Album “The Vagabond” on Feb. 14th, 2020 | Announces Tour Dates


 
Pianist Aaron Diehl Exudes Sophistication & Lyricism on
The Vagabond: Available February 14 via Mack Avenue Records
 
Aaron Diehl’s elegant pianism and musical sophistication take center stage once again on his third album for Mack Avenue Records, The Vagabond.

Sergio Mendes to Release New Album “In The Key of Joy” on Feb. 28th, 2020 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
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.

Saxophonist Benjamin Boone Collaborates with Ghana Jazz Collective on New Album “Joy” | Coming March 20th, 2020


 
RICHMOND, CALIF. (PRWEB) JANUARY 09, 2020 – Saxophonist-composer Benjamin Boone’s “The Poetry of Jazz,” a visionary collaboration with U.S. Poet Laureate Philip Levine, was praised in leading musical and literary publications.

Christian McBride to Release New Album “The Movement Revisited: A Musical Portrait of Four Icons” on Feb. 7th, 2020


 
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.

Guitarist Adam Hawley to Release New Album “Escape” on Feb. 28th, 2020 | Announces New Tour


 
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.