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Legendary Soul Jazz Guitarist Melvin Sparks Album “Live at Nectar’s” Coming April 28th, 2017


 
The Legacy of Late Great Soul Jazz Guitarist MELVIN SPARKS
To Be Celebrated With Release of LIVE AT NECTAR’S
Due April 28th on ONE NOTE RECORDS
 
The legacy of legendary soul jazz guitarist Melvin Sparks will be celebrated on April 28, 2017 with the release of Live At Nectars on One Note Records. The recording, to be issued on digital formats, as well as limited edition vinyl, documents Melvin’s final band on December 30, 2010 just a few months before his passing in March 2011.

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Jazz Standard Begins New “MoBetta Tuesdays” Residency with Trumpeter Maurice “Mobetta” Brown


 
Jazz Standard Begins New “Mobetta Tuesdays” Weekly Residency Led by Grammy Award-Winning Trumpeter/Producer Maurice “Mobetta” Brown
 
New York, NY — One of the nation’s premier jazz clubs, Jazz Standard, today announced the inauguration of “Mobetta Tuesdays,” a new Tuesday night residency by mastermind trumpeter/composer/arranger/producer Maurice “Mobetta” Brown.
 

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Trombone Shorty Drops New Single “Dirty Water” | Announces Additional Tour Dates 2017


 
TROMBONE SHORTY RELEASES “DIRTY WATER”
NEW SINGLE FROM PARKING LOT SYMPHONY
BLUE NOTE DEBUT OUT APRIL 28
 
Trombone Shorty has released “Dirty Water,” a new single from Parking Lot Symphony, the forthcoming Blue Note debut by the beloved bandleader, singer, songwriter and horn-blower born Troy Andrews.

Violinist Regina Carter to Release New Album “Ella: Accentuate The Positive” on April 21st, 2017


 
Virtuoso Violinist Regina Carter Digs Deep Into the
Ella Fitzgerald Catalogue on Ella: Accentuate the Positive
 
A hundred years after her birth, the ever-eloquent Ella Fitzgerald continues to teach us lessons. Regina Carter has chosen this moment to celebrate the First Lady of Song’s infectious and inclusive artistry with unabashed joy. “Accentuate the Positive, I thought was the perfect title considering the mood of the country and the world right now,” Ms. Carter says. “We need some positive vibes.”

Trumpeter Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah to Release New Album “Ruler Rebel” on March 31st, 2017 as part of 3 Album Project “The Centennial Trilogy


 
Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah
New Album Ruler Rebel out March 31st
via Ropeadope
 
Releasing Three Albums in 2017 as The Centennial Trilogy
Two-time Edison award winning, Grammy® nominated trumpeter, composer, producer, designer of innovative instruments and interactive media Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah is set to release three albums…

LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC! Contemporary Jazz Guitarist Norman Brown to Release New Album “Let It Go” on April 14th, 2017


 
Grammy® Winning Guitar Maestro/Singer
Norman Brown
Teaches Us How to Let It Go on Highly Anticipated Shanachie Entertainment Debut
 
In the liner notes of Norman Brown‘s exhilarating tenth solo album Let It Go, he speaks about the principals of Maat, the ancient Egyptian concept of truth, balance, order, harmony, morality and justice. These concepts of wisdom and knowledge inform Brown’s life and music.

Jazz Vocalist Jazzmeia Horn to Release Debut Album “A Social Call” on May 12th, 2017


 
The Texas-born singer fulfills and surpasses expectations after winning top honor at Thelonious Monk competition in 2015
 
With an assured maturity and vocal confidence far beyond her years, the young singer Jazzmeia Horn arrives with her debut recording A Social Call, an album that reveals a talent ready to take its place alongside the best headlining jazz vocalists of today.

WATCH NEW VIDEO! U.K. Jazz Singer Polly Gibbons to Release New Album “Is It Me?” on April 21st, 2017


 
U.K. Jazz Singer/Songwriter Polly Gibbons Poised To Take U. S. By Storm With Release of IS IT ME…?
 
LOS ANGELES – March 15, 2017 – PRLog — Following sold-out tours in the U.K. opening for George Benson and Gladys Knight, including two acclaimed performances at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall, singer/songwriter Polly Gibbons is set to make a British invasion of her own with the release of her highly-anticipated second album, Is It Me…? on Resonance Records on April 21, 2017.

Music Legend Patti LaBelle to Release New Album “Bel Hommage” on May 5th, 2017 | 1st Album in 8 Years


 
GRAMMY® AWARD WINNING LEGEND
PATTI LABELLE
TO RELEASE
BEL HOMMAGE ON MAY 5TH
 
Bel Hommage Is LaBelle’s First Studio Album In Over Eight Years
 
New York, NY (March 15, 2017) – Today, legendary award-winning entertainer, Patti LaBelle, announced that she will release a new album entitled Bel Hommage on May 5, 2017.

Jeff Lorber Fusion to Release Anticipated New Project “Prototype” on March 24th, 2017


 
Multi-Grammy Nominated Visionary Jeff Lorber Journeys On A Thrilling Musical Excursion with PROTOTYPE Featuring Jeff Lorber Fusion and Special Guests Nathan East,
Chuck Loeb, Larry Koonse, Paul Jackson, Jr., and Dave Mann Among Others
 
Coming March 24th Via Shanachie Records
 
Trailblazing pianist, composer, producer and bandleader Jeff Lorber is a consummate artist who continues to push himself to new plateaus. A groundbreaking Fender Rhodes pioneer along with the likes of Herbie Hancock, Joe Sample and Bob James, Lorber has triumphed as one of the most innovative musical minds in contemporary jazz.