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EXCLUSIVE STREAM! LISTEN to Pieces Of A Dream’s New Album “On Another Note” from Now til May 29th, 2019!! Album Drops May 24th!


 
FOR A LIMITED TIME: STREAM THE ENTIRE ALBUM “ON ANOTHER NOTE” BY CONTEMPORARY JAZZ GROUP PIECES OF A DREAM – EXCLUSIVELY ON THEURBANMUSICSCENE.COM!!
 
Special Stream Ends May 29th!
 
Good Day Readers!
 
Guess what? Here’s your chance to listen to the entire new album from legendary Contemporary Jazz Group Pieces of a Dream entitled “On Another Note” via Shanachie Entertainment! Hear the entire album from now until Memorial Day – May 29th! The new project will be released on May 24th and feature legendary jazz duo: Keyboardist James Lloyd and Drummer Curtis Harmon.

Joel Ross Releases New Music Video for Single “Yana” | WATCH! | 2-LP Vinyl Release for “KingMaker” Coming Aug. 9th, 2019


 
JOEL ROSS RELEASES STRIKING NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR “YANA”
 
BLUE NOTE ANNOUNCES AUG. 9 VINYL RELEASE FOR HIS DEBUT ALBUM KINGMAKER
 
Joel Ross has revealed his mesmerizing new music video for “Yana” (directed by Daveion Thompson) from the vibraphonist’s acclaimed debut album KingMaker, out now on Blue Note Records.

Drummer Al Foster to Release New Album “Inspirations & Dedications” | Coming June 28th, 2019 | LISTEN to New Single “Simone’s Dance”!


 
Legendary Drummer Al Foster Pays Tribute and
Offers Thanks To Loved Ones and Mentors
Like Herbie Hancock and Miles Davis on
Heartfelt New Album Inspirations & Dedications
 
Inspiration comes from many sources. For legendary drummer Al Foster, it stems from the two groups of people who are closest to him: the jazz giants he’s been honored to play with (and who, though he’d be the last to admit it, have been blessed to work with him);…

Saxophonist Mark Allen Felton Releases New Album “Soul Real” | WATCH VIDEO!


 
Saxophonist Mark Allen Felton Melds Genres, Creates a New One With Soul Real
 
LOS ANGELES, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Thousands of listeners follow him on Spotify. He’s had success on the music charts, composed songs for radio, film, and television, and appeared with some of the biggest names in jazz.

Pianist Michel Camilo to Release New Album “Essence” on June 7th, 2019 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Legendary Pianist Michel Camilo Celebrates 25th Album as a
Leader with Stunning All-Star Big Band Release
 
Essence — Available June 7 via Resilience Music Alliance
 
For his landmark 25th album as a leader, iconic pianist, composer and bandleader Michel Camilo wanted to do something truly special.

Bassist Charnett Moffett to Release New Album “Bright New Day” on June 21st, 2019 | WATCH VIDEO for “Free the Slaves”


 
Bassist/Composer Charnett Moffett Breaks New Ground &
Debuts Exceptional New Quintet on Bright New Day,
Available June 21 via Motéma Music
 
For Bright New Day (available June 21), bassist/composer Charnett Moffett’s seventh recording for Motéma Music and 16th as a bandleader overall,…

Vocalist Mary Stallings Releases New Album “Songs Were Made To Sing” | LISTEN to Single “Sugar”!


 
Vocalist Mary Stallings Reflects on
80 Years of Life in Music on
Songs Were Made To Sing
 
Acclaimed Singer Tells Her Personal Story
Through 13 Classics with Stellar Band Featuring
David Hazeltine and Eddie Henderson
 
Not a single lyric on Songs Were Made To Sing was written by Mary Stallings, but each one represents a chapter in her life and a piece of her soul.

Dorthaan Kirk Selected as a 2020 NEA Jazz Master


 
Dorthaan Kirk, Newark’s First Lady of Jazz,
Selected as a 2020 NEA Jazz Master
 
Kirk, along with fellow NEA Jazz Masters Bobby McFerrin, Roscoe Mitchell
and Reggie Workman, Will Be Honored at a Special Concert at SF Jazz Center on April 2, 2020
 
NEW YORK, NY, MAY 22, 2019 – If you missed yesterday’s exciting announcement that DORTHAAN KIRK was named a 2020 NEA Jazz Master for her work as a tireless advocate for Jazz, please click HERE.

Ben Tankard Releases New Video for “Afternoon Nap” | WATCH!


 
BEN TANKARD Releases New Video “Afternoon Nap” As Single Impacts Billboard Jazz Chart Most Added!
 
Nashville, TN — With almost 30 years of award-winning, platinum-selling, chart-topping radio hits, Ben Tankard’s “Rise” marks his first #1 Billboard Smooth Jazz Airplay single. Emerging right on the heels of “Rise” is Tankard’s new follow-up single and official music video “Afternoon Nap”.

Legendary Pianist Chick Corea & The Spanish Heart Band Releases New Album “Antidote” on June 28th, 2019 | LISTEN to New Single “The Yellow Nimbus”!


 
CHICK COREA, LEGENDARY PIANIST, KEYBOARDIST AND COMPOSER,
EXPLORES HIS SPANISH, LATIN AND FLAMENCO INFLUENCES
WITH THE DEBUT ALBUM BY HIS NEW SPANISH HEART BAND
 
The Spanish Heart Band – Antidote, due out June 28 on Concord Jazz,
revisits songs from Corea’s classic albums My Spanish Heart and Touchstone
with a multi-cultural octet, plus new compositions and guest appearances
y vocalists Rubén Blades, Gayle Moran Corea and Maria Bianca
 
Throughout his storied career, iconic pianist/keyboardist Chick Corea has explored a wealth of music from across borders both geographical and stylistic.