Guitarist Blake Aaron uses “Color and Passion”
to bring hope during coronavirus
The album is set to drop September 18 as the latest single, “Daylight,” brightens playlists
ALISO VIEJO (10 August 2020): Torrential rain poured on the dark and dismal day that Southern Californians were ordered to shelter in place last March due to the coronavirus.
WORLD-RENOWNED KEYBOARD ARTIST AND PRODUCER
DAVID GARFIELD SET TO RELEASE “SIR CHARLES” ON AUGUST 3
For Immediate Release – “Sir Charles,” the new single from famed keyboardist David Garfield’s upcoming Stretchin’ Outside The Box album follows several contemporary jazz hits such as “Sweetness,” “Go Home,” “Jamming” and “One Like You,” all of which dominated the radio waves as well as the charts.
Trumpet Great Eddie Henderson Turns up a
Winning Hand with a Brilliant All-Star Quintet featuring
Kenny Barron, Donald Harrison, Gerald Cannon and Mike Clark
It’s never been wise to bet against Eddie Henderson. Not that the trumpet great is a gambling man, despite what the jackpot ride and shades-masked poker face on the cover of his invigorating new album, Shuffle and Deal, might imply. “I play War, but that’s about it,” Henderson jokes. “I’m not sophisticated enough for more than ‘high card wins.’”
GRAMMY-WINNING VOCALIST GREGORY PORTER
TO PERFORM FOR LAUNCH OF NASA’S MARS 2020 MISSION
NEW SINGLE “CONCORDE” AND MUSIC VIDEO, INSPIRED BY SPACE TRAVEL
NASA has announced today that GRAMMY Award-winning singer and songwriter Gregory Porter will perform for the launch of its historic Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Mission. Porter will sing a special rendition of “America The Beautiful” from his home in California, as part of the live coverage of the launch scheduled for Thursday, July 30.
ALTO SAXOPHONIST IMMANUEL WILKINS RELEASES NEW SINGLE
“GRACE AND MERCY” FROM DEBUT ALBUM OMEGA
OMEGA COMES OUT AUGUST 7 ON BLUE NOTE RECORDS
FEATURING MICAH THOMAS, DARYL JOHNS & KWEKU SUMBRY
PRODUCED BY JASON MORAN
Alto saxophonist and composer Immanuel Wilkins has released “Grace and Mercy,” the uplifting second single to be revealed from his forthcoming debut album Omega, which was produced by Jason Moran and will be released August 7 on Blue Note Records.