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Pianist Greg Spero & Spirit Fingers to Release Debut Album on March 16th, 2018 | LISTEN to “Inside”!

“I feel I have a mission and something to say,” confides pianist Greg Spero and leader of Spirit Fingers. “It requires a lot of digging and a lot of agony to get to the point where it can be said truly and honestly.” The forward-thinking and introspective pianist has been in the woodshed with his electrifying quartet Spirit Fingers, who will make their Shanachie Entertainment debut on March 16, 2018 with their explosive eponymously titled CD.

Columbia/Legacy Recordings to Release “Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6” on March 23, 2018.

Columbia/Legacy Recordings Announce Release of Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 on March 23, 2018
NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Miles Davis & John Coltrane – The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 on March 23, 2018.

Dr. Lonnie Smith to Release New Album “All In My Mind” on Jan. 12th, 2018

Hammond B-3 organ legend Dr. Lonnie Smith has announced a January 12 release for All in My Mind, a spirited live trio album that the NEA Jazz Master recorded during his 75th birthday celebration at the Jazz Standard in New York City this past summer.

Innervision Records to Release Jazz Collectible, “Holiday Collection, Vol. 2” – LISTEN!

Innervision Records celebrates the season with bargain priced sampler “Holiday Collection Volume 2”
The digital only limited release features several brand new never released tracks from the Innervision roster.
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – Nov. 20, 2017 – PRLog — With the holidays upon us, Innervision Records is giving the gift of music to Smooth and Groove Jazz fans everywhere with this limited release specially priced sampler of both previously released holiday tracks from the Innervision catalog along side several brand new unreleased tracks.

Saxophonist Gianluca Gibbons Releases New Single “Shades of Me” on Dec. 1st, 2017 – WATCH NEW VIDEO!

Gianluca Gibbons Announces Music Video Release for Breakout Single
“Shades of Me”
Now streaming on YouTube and Spotify, and for purchase on iTunes
Los Angeles, CA: Avant-guard saxophonist and composer, Gianluca Gibbons, releases the music video for his breakout single, “Shades of Me”, that features world-renowned dancer and choreographer Keva Walker.

Kevin Kelley to Release New Holiday Album “A Soulful Christmas” on Nov. 24th, 2017 | LISTEN to New Single “I’m Dreaming Of A White Christmas”

Musician KEVIN KELLEY Gets Jazzed For The Holiday Season With
Omaha, NE — Kevin Kelley is one of the nation’s most versatile and sought after professional drummers and musical directors. The St. Louis, MO native has played with Yolanda Adams, Tony Bennett, Shirley Murdock, Erykah Badu, Ramsey Lewis, The Temptations and so many more across Jazz, Gospel, Pop and Latin music.

NEW VOICES! Vocalist Alexandra Jackson Releases New Singles “Brazilica” & “Girl From Ipanema” – LISTEN! | New EP “Legacy & Alchemy” Coming Dec. 2017

Alexandra Jackson,
A Fresh New Voice with A Fascinating Background,
Presents Single “Brazilica,”
#1 Most Added at Smooth Jazz Radio
Today’s listening culture has been increasingly disrupted by a hybridization of styles and by globalization.
With a few clicks and some knowledge of Garage Band or ProTools, one can intermingle mid-80s Cambodian hip-hop, Norwegian jazz, Gamble & Huff-stylized Philly soul and classical music of the Andes. The most vital genre-blending in our global culture is being realized by the crosscurrents of different “cultural musics.”

Saxophonist Euge Groove to Release 11th Album “Groove On” on Nov. 17th, 2017

Euge Groove Continues to Groove On Finding Inspiration in Life & With a Little Help With Some Friends Old & New Including Peter White and Lindsey Webster
“I never really know what song is going to come next…thankfully it just comes to me,” confides chart-topping saxophonist, composer and producer Euge Groove, who has scored close to a dozen #1 hits on the Contemporary Jazz Charts.

Drummer Mike Mitchell Emerges as Blaque Dynamite – Releases New Album “Killing Bugs” | LISTEN!

Drummer Mike Mitchell Reinvents Himself as
Blaque Dynamite, Encourages and Embraces the Unorthodox
on Hydra Rock/Hip-Hop/Jazz Debut Record Killing Bugs
In a world of constant repetition and formulaic goals, there stands one young man’s quest to exist however he wants, in any manner he deems fit. The mundanities of life hold back the true potential of this creative genius until he reinvents himself as a boundless force to be reckoned with: Blaque Dynamite.

Brian Culbertson to Release New Album “Colors of Love” on Feb. 14th, 2018 | WATCH VIDEO!

Brian Culbertson to celebrate love with a colorful bouquet of romantic music on Valentine’s Day
The jazz-R&B keyboardist will release the intimate “Colors of Love” single and album that will be supported by an extensive spring concert tour. A bonus track is available for Indiegogo supporters.
LOS ANGELES (7 November 2017): They met for the first time when they were music majors at DePaul University. Flash forward, Michelle and Brian Culbertson celebrated their twentieth wedding anniversary last month.