You And The Night And The Music is the debut of Lucia Jackson, a promising young jazz singer who displays a fetching voice on a set of standards along with a few surprises.
With her father, jazz guitar great Ron Jackson, contributing arrangements and leading an impressive rhythm section joined by guests, Lucia Jackson creates fresh variations of timeless material.
Lucia Jackson has had busy careers as both a dancer and a model.
Latin Jazz Icon Eddie Palmieri To Release New Album Full Circle
Album Out This Friday via Palmieri’s Newly Formed Label Uprising Music
A titan of Latin Jazz and Salsa music, Eddie Palmieri, known as “El Maestro,” is still making musical history. At 81 years old, the multi-Grammy Award winning pianist and music legend will release Full Circle on July 20th.
SINGER ARIANNA NEIKRUG,
WINNER OF THE 2015 SARAH VAUGHAN INTERNATIONAL VOCAL COMPETITION,
MAKES HER CONCORD JAZZ DEBUT
After winning the 2015 Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition then performing at the Montreal International Jazz Festival the following year, 25-year-old singer and songwriter Arianna Neikrug makes her grander introduction to the music world with the August 24, 2018 release of Changes on Concord Jazz.
Lyrical & Poetic Visionary, Singer/Songwriter Michael Franks
Celebrates 45 Years As a Recording Artist And Gives Us a Glimpse Inside His Creative Genius With The Music In My Head Out On June 8, 2018
New CD Is First New Recording In Seven Years and Features Guests Chuck Loeb,
Gil Goldstein, Bob Mintzer, Rachel Z & Others
Celebrating 45 years as a recording artist since his highly collectible self-titled debut album on the Brut/ Buddah label bowed in 1973, singer/songwriter Michael Franks hovers dragonfly-like in a sacred space all his own within his contributions to the artform of music.
Legendary Bay Area percussionist Pete Escovedo returns with a brand-new album, Back to the Bay.
Watch New Video “Lets Stay Together” feat Singer Sy Smith Below!
“With this new project, I wanted to reach back and taste all those wonderful flavors of music that sadly aren’t as common as they used to be,” Escovedo asserts about his latest LP.
MARCUS MILLER EXPLORES ELEMENTS OF MODERN URBAN MUSIC
ON HIS VIBRANT NEW BLUE NOTE ALBUM LAID BLACK OUT JUNE 1
FEATURING SPECIAL GUESTS TROMBONE SHORTY, KIRK WHALUM,
TAKE SIX, JONATHAN BUTLER, AND SELAH SUE
Marcus Miller brings the influence of modern urban music to his trademark sound on his highly-anticipated, genre-defying new album Laid Black, which will be released June 1 on Blue Note Records.
CHARLES LLOYD & THE MARVELS + LUCINDA WILLIAMS
EXPANSIVE NEW ALBUM VANISHED GARDENS
OUT JUNE 29 ON BLUE NOTE RECORDS
On June 29, Charles Lloyd & The Marvels + Lucinda Williams will release Vanished Gardens (Blue Note), a transcendent new album that presents the fascinating collaboration between NEA Jazz Master saxophonist and composer Charles Lloyd and acclaimed GRAMMY-winning singer and songwriter Lucinda Williams.
Saxophonist Dave McMurray Makes
Blue Note Records Debut with Detroit-centric Album,
Music Is Life – Available May 18
Saxophonist Combines Experiences Playing with B.B. King, The Rolling Stones, Herbie Hancock, Bootsy Collins, on Funk-Jazz-Soul Album Feat. “Seven Nation Army” & “Atomic Dog” Covers
Dave McMurray’s Blue Note Records debut, Music Is Life, is a reunion of sorts, given the long history the saxophonist shares with the label’s president, and fellow Detroit native, Don Was.