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Vocalist Andy James to Release New Holiday Album “Bells Are Ringing” on Nov. 25th, 2022 | LISTEN!


 
Vocalist Andy James Interprets Some of Her Favorite Holiday Songs on Bells Are Ringing
 
Featuring Bill Cunliffe, Jon Cowherd, Marcus Strickland, Alex Acuña, Ronnie Foster, John Patitucci, Vinnie Colaiuta, Joe LaBarbera and More
 
On Bells Are Ringing, vocalist Andy James closes out 2022 with an album of holiday songs recorded over the last three years.

Keyboardist/Producer Kevin Flournoy to Release Cover of Single “Tell Me If You Still Care” feat. Phil Perry & Shannon Pearson on Nov. 23rd, 2022 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Keyboardist/Producer Kevn Flournoy Releases Cover of Single “Tell Me If You Still Care” feat. Phil Perry & Shannon Pearson
 
PHIL PERRY: It’s always a tremendous blessing when I get the invitation to work here at home on the West Coast with a notable L.A. musician/producer – KEVIN FLOURNOY,…

IN+OUT Records Releases Original Soundtrack “Ron Carter: Finding the Right Notes” (2-LP) | WATCH VIDEO!


 
Last Month, PBS Premiered Finding the Right Notes,
the Two-Hour Major Documentary on
Jazz Legend Ron Carter
 
The Freiburg, Germany Record Label IN+OUT Records Releases the Original Soundtrack of the Film on 180-Gram Double Vinyl Today
Includes Bonus Track “Nearly”
 
Six years in the making, the documentary film of the most comprehensive look into the life of jazz bassist Ron Carter arrived on October 21. Ron Carter: Finding the Right Notes was produced and directed by the renowned producer/director Peter Schnall, a seven-time Emmy Award and Peabody Award winner.

Louis Armstrong’s “A Visit From St. Nicholas” Animated Video | WATCH!


 
LOUIS ARMSTRONG’S POIGNANT RECITING OF CLASSIC HOLIDAY POEM “A VISIT FROM ST. NICHOLAS” (“THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS”) BROUGHT TO LIFE IN BEAUTIFUL ANIMATED VIDEO TO USHER IN THE HOLIDAYS
 
Los Angeles – November 18, 2022 – Louis Armstrong’s poignant reciting of Samuel Clement Moore’s beloved, timeless poem “A Visit From St. Nicholas,” more popularly known as “The Night Before Christmas,” has been vividly brought to life with a beautiful animated video to usher in the holiday season.

Canadian Jazz Songstress Mary Lou Sicoly Releases New Single “September” | WATCH NEW VIDEO! New Album “Lemon Meringue Pie” Available NOW


 
Award Winning Jazz Songstress Mary Lou Sicoly Puts a Smooth, Sweet Spin on a ‘70s Classic with “September”
 
Just like the languid last days of summer can make you nostalgic for all the good times shared, the warm memories that a favourite song from our youth brings to the surface can make us long to relive those days as well.

Jazz Singer Michele Thomas Releases New Album “The Assumption” | LISTEN!


 
Jazz Singer Michele Thomas Releases New Album ”The Assumption”
 
Jazz singer-songwriter, entrepreneur, and educator Michele Thomas is a suave innovator. With silken grace she eases in her formative background in gospel, and her love of R&B, soul, and neo-soul, into a musical language that shows a dedication and a passion for jazz, spanning all of its defining eras.

“Donald Byrd Live: Cookin’ with Blue Note at Montreux” 1st Ever Release – Coming Dec. 9th, 2022 | LISTEN!


 
DONALD BYRD
LIVE: COOKIN’ WITH BLUE NOTE AT MONTREUX
DYNAMIC 1973 LIVE SET GETS FIRST-EVER OFFICIAL RELEASE DEC. 9
ON WHAT WOULD HAVE BEEN THE LEGENDARY TRUMPETER’S 90th BIRTHDAY
 
LISTEN TO “BLACK BYRD”
 
Blue Note Records has announced a first-ever official release of Donald Byrd Live: Cookin’ with Blue Note at Montreux on what would have been the legendary trumpeter’s 90th birthday: December 9, 2022.

Bassist Dezron Douglas Releases New Single “More Coffee Please” | WATCH NEW VIDEO! New Album “ATALAYA” Arrives Nov. 18th, 2022


 
Dezron Douglas Shares “More Coffee Please” Video & Announces Coffee Collaboration With 4LW
 
ATALAYA Due November 18th on International Anthem
 
Playing Two Nights at Smalls w/Livestream Nov 25 & 26
 
ATALAYA is new work by bassist Dezron Douglas, and it is alive. That is, ‘alive’ in all the ways that jazz is at its best – as a pure and personal expression of Black Music channeled…

Pianist John Paul McGhee Releases New Project “Gospejazzical, Vol. 1 (Live)” | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
JOHN PAUL MCGEE
“GOSPEJAZZICAL, VOL. 1 (LIVE)”
AVAILABLE TODAY
 
Available From All Major Streaming Services
 
His name may be unfamiliar to many initially, but John Paul McGee is arguably one of the most gifted, classically-trained millennials that has ever touched the 88 keys on a piano. One experience with his masterful musicianship and the way you hear Gospel, Jazz, and Classical will never be the same.