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Jazz Saxophonist Tony Exum, Jr. Releases New Single “My Name’s Tony” | LISTEN!


 
Contemporary Jazz artist Tony Exum, Jr. generates grooves galore on his latest single, “My Name’s Tony”
 
There is smooth jazz and then there is smokin’ jazz. Veteran saxophonist Tony Exum Jr. never holds back once he starts blowing, always staying cognizant of the grooves behind him.

Guitarist Bobby Broom & New Group The Organi-Sation to Release New Project “Soul Fingers” on Oct. 12th, 2018 | LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE!


 
Jazz Guitarist Bobby Broom is Set to Release Anticipated New Album “Soul Fingers” with new group the Organi-Sation on Oct. 12th.
 
On Soul Fingers, guitarist Bobby Broom embraces the rhythm & blues core of jazz with his new group, the Organi–Sation, featuring organist Ben Paterson and drummer Kobie Watkins, playing interpretations of pop melodies from the Beatles to Motown. Produced by legendary drummer/producer, Steve Jordan.

Trumpeter Brad Goode’s Quintet Feat Ernie Watts New Project “That’s Right!” – Coming Oct. 19th, 2018


 
“That’s Right!,” Recording Debut of Trumpeter Brad Goode’s Quintet Featuring Tenor Titan Ernie Watts, Set for October 19 Release by Origin Records
 
RICHMOND, CALIF. (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 – “That’s Right!,” the recording debut of trumpeter Brad Goode’s quintet featuring tenor titan Ernie Watts, documents the virtuosity and versatility of one of the tightest working bands on the contemporary jazz scene.

Bassist Christian McBride to Release New Project, “Christian McBride’s New Jawn” on Oct. 26th, 2018


 
Christian McBride Launches Mack Avenue Music Group
Imprint, Brother Mister Productions, with
Eponymous Debut Release from New Quartet
 
Christian McBride’s New Jawn:
Available October 26 via Brother Mister Productions
 
Sure, Christian McBride could have called his new ensemble the Christian McBride Quartet or the Christian McBride Group, or any number of other, somewhat more straitlaced variations on that basic theme.

Saxophonist Reggie Codrington Releases New Single “Cherry Sweet” | LISTEN! | New Album “Against The Odds” Available NOW


 
A “Cherry Sweet” offering for mom
 
Urban-jazz saxophonist Reggie Codrington returns the favor with the first single from “Against The Odds”
 
FAYETTEVILLE (10 September 2018): Afflicted with Ataxic Cerebral Palsy that required nine major surgeries before he hit his teens, Reggie Codrington has a mother, Joyce Codrington, who used to exercise him four times a day.

Vocalist Lori Williams Releases New Album “Out Of The Box” | LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE!


 
Vocalist Lori Williams unleashes her latest album release “Out Of The Box” featuring
Tom Browne, Will Downing, Maysa and Nathan East
 
Washington, D.C. (10 September 2018): Washington, D.C. Vocalist Lori Williams has a new
project out called “Out Of The Box” on City Sketches Records. She’s not coming alone as she joins up with Tom Browne, Will Downing, Nathan East, and Maysa, to name a select few. Her second single -­‐ “Hold On” – features trumpeter Tom Browne.

Contemporary Jazz Keyboardist Funkee Boy Releases New Album “Time Capsule” | LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE!


 
Jazz Keyboardist/Producer Funkee Boy Releases New Album “Time Capsule” – Available Now
 
Contemporary jazz artist Funkee Boy absolutely lives up to his name. While his music is concentrated on the jazz charts, there is plenty of funk and soul brewing within this keyboardist, songwriter and arranger.

Trumpeter Marquis Hill to Release New Album “Modern Flows Vol. II” on Oct. 19th, 2018


 
Trumpeter Marquis Hill Set to Release Follow Up to
Critically Acclaimed EP with Modern Flows Vol. II
 
15 Original Compositions Continue to Blur Genre Lines
and Celebrate the Distinct Black Creative Forces
That Are Hip-Hop, Blues, Rock, Gospel, and
Modern Perception of Jazz
 
Available October 19 on Black Unlimited Music Group
 
On Modern Flows Vol. II, trumpeter Marquis Hill’s mission is clear: “I want to continue to blur the genre line between quote-unquote ‘jazz’ and hip-hop, because I’m a true believer that it is the same music,” he says. “their roots come from the same tree; they just blossomed on different branches.”

Ella Fitzgerald’s Acclaimed 1956 Live Album ‘Ella At Zardi’s’ To Be Released On Vinyl August 17th, 2018


 
Ella Fitzgerald’s Acclaimed 1956 Live Album ‘Ella At Zardi’s’ To Be Released On Vinyl On August 17 Via Verve/UMe
 
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Following the limited-edition Record Store Day release of Ella Fitzgerald‘s unreleased 1956 album Ella At Zardi‘s on pink and blue vinyl, which earned Fitzgerald her first No. 1 on the 24-year-old Jazz Albums Chart and her second No. 1 on the Traditional Jazz Albums chart, the acclaimed live album will receive a wide release as a double LP on black vinyl on August 17 via Verve/UMe.