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Saxophonist Marcus Strickland to Release New Album “People Of The Sun” on Nov 9th, 2018 | LISTEN To New Single “Timing”!


 
Marcus Strickland Announces New Album
People of the Sun out 11/9 via Blue Note/Revive Music
 
On November 9th, Brooklyn composer-saxophonist Marcus Strickland will release his thrilling new LP People of the Sun via Blue Note/Revive Music. The first track “Timing” is out today,…

Saxophonist/Vocalist Braxton Cook Releases New Album “No Doubt” on Nov. 2nd, 2018 | LISTEN To New Single “When You Hold Me”!


 
Saxophonist/Vocalist Braxton Cook Announces
New Album No Doubt out November 2nd
Listen to the First Single “When You Hold Me”
 
Today, Maryland-raised, NYC-based saxophonist/vocalist Braxton Cook announces a November 2nd release date for his full-length No Doubt. Heavily influenced by John Coltrane, Frank Ocean, and D’Angelo, Braxton mixes the improvisatory elements of jazz and the soulful melodies of R&B into a fresh sound that’s all his own.

Pianist Connie Han to Release New Album “Crime Zone” on Oct. 19th, 2018 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
22-Year-Old Pianist Connie Han
Brings Jazz into Neo-Noir Territory On
Mack Avenue Records Debut CRIME ZONE
 
With her debut Mack Avenue Records album CRIME ZONE (available October 19), next generation Los Angeles pianist Connie Han has created an edgy blend of modern and traditional jazz.

Pianist Harold Mabern to Release 2-CD Album “The Iron Man: Live at Smoke” on Nov. 23rd, 2018


 
Jazz Master Harold Mabern Swings Through an Extraordinary Life in Music During
One Memorable Night On Stage at Smoke
 
While it was captured over the course a single night, there’s a rich lifetime’s worth of music packed into The Iron Man: Live at Smoke. If it’s a slight overstatement to say that the album represents an autobiography in song, that’s only because 82-year-old jazz master Harold Mabern tells his story in every note that he plays.

Kim Waters Releases New Album “What I Like” | LISTEN to Single “Fire And Spice”!


 
BEST-SELLING JAZZ ARTIST KIM WATERS DELIVERS “WHAT I LIKE” WITH NEW ALBUM; CHART-TOPPING SAXOPHONIST GIVES JAZZ INTERPRETATIONS OF BRUNO MARS AND MAXWELL AS WELL AS ORIGINALS
 
In the realm of jazz, many musicians have technical mastery of their instrument; they can play at high level. Given that, what sets one musician apart from another? The special talent of creating great melodies is one element; unique tone and phrasing is another.

Guitarist dee Brown Releases New Single “I Want You Too” | LISTEN!


 
Urban-jazz guitarist dee Brown commits to his muse on “I Want You Too”
 
The new single from his critically-praised “Remembering You” album goes for radio adds on October 1.
 
SOUTHFIELD (25 September 2018): Capturing the intoxicating love and joy he experienced after getting engaged, dee Brown exuberantly picks and scats the next chapter in his intimate musical scrapbook assembled for his late fiancée.

Tony Allen and Jeff Mills to Release New EP “Tomorrow Comes The Harvest” on Sept. 28th, 2018 | LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE!


 
Afrobeat pioneer Tony Allen & techno pioneer Jeff Mills have joined forces on Tomorrow Comes The Harvest, a new EP to be released this Friday, September 28.
 
Lock yourself into the beat, but don’t become prisoner to it. Mills understands that only too well. “Not being tied to other musicians when using a drum machine and electronics live can be a liberating experience,” he explains.

New Album “Bob Baldwin Presents Abbey Road & The Beatles” | Available NOW Digitally – CD Available Oct. 20th, 2018


 
Contemporary Jazz Pianist-Producer Bob Baldwin Releases New Album “Abbey Road & The Beatles” – Available NOW digitally | CD Available Oct. 20th, 2018
 
Bob Baldwin’s multifarious ‘gushings’ of the Beatles began in the sixties as a young lad living in the urban surroundings of Yonkers and Mount Vernon, NY before eventually moving further up the Hudson River.

Vocalist Alicia Olatuja Signs with Resilience Music Alliance | Releases New Album “Intuition: Songs From the Minds of Women” on Feb. 1, 2019


 
Resilience Music Alliance Announces
Signing of Vocalist Alicia Olatuja
 
New Album,
Intuition: Songs From the Minds of Women,
Coming in February 1, 2019
 
Resilience Music Alliance is proud to announce the addition of critically acclaimed and versatile vocalist Alicia Olatuja to the label’s growing eclectic roster.

Pianist Randy Waldman to Release New Project “SuperHeroes” on Sept. 28th, 2018 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane… It’s “Superheroes”! Randy Waldman’s Jazz Superheroes-Packed CD Coming September 28, 2018 on BFM Jazz
 
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — RANDY WALDMAN‘s career spans more than 40 years, and he’s performed and toured with many of the biggest names in the jazz, pop and R&B worlds.