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Drummer Jimmy Cobb to Release New Album “This I Dig of You” on Aug. 16th, 2019 | LISTEN to New Single “My Old Flame”!


 
Iconic Drummer Jimmy Cobb, at 90 Years Old and as
Vital as Ever, Releases His New Album This I Dig of You, Featuring his Rich, Classic Swing
 
Name a canonical jazz artist, and chances are Jimmy Cobb has shared a stage or recording studio with them. Starting with his first recordings with Earl Bostic at the tender age of 21 all the way up to his new album This I Dig of You, due out August 16 via Smoke Sessions Records, Cobb has been not just a jazz drummer but the jazz drummer — a musician unmatched in technique and experience.

The Roots’ “The Tipping Point” to be Reissued on 2LP for 15th Anniv. on July 12th, 2019


 
The Roots’ ‘The Tipping Point’ To Be Reissued For 15th Anniversary On 2LP July 12 Via Geffen/Urban Legends
 
Provocative Fusion Of Alternative Hip-Hop And Neo-Soul Being Repressed On Limited Edition Double Vinyl
 
LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — In honor of its 15th anniversary, The Roots‘ legendary sixth album The Tipping Point is available once again via Geffen/Urban Legends.

Singer Veronica Swift to Release New Album “Confessions” on Aug. 30th, 2019


 
Rising Young Vocalist Veronica Swift
Shines Light on Oft-Overlooked Songs with
Relatable Meaning on New Album, Confessions
 
Available August 30 via Mack Avenue Records
 
Album Features Bands Led by Benny Green and Emmet Cohen
 
At just 25 years old, Veronica Swift has built a résumé that even many late-career jazz singers would envy: tours as a featured vocalist with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and Chris Botti;

Bassist Julian Vaughn to Release New Album “Supreme” on June 28th, 2019 | LISTEN!


 
Julian Vaughn’s latest project, Supreme, brings the bass guitar to the forefront
 
In the contemporary jazz market, the melodies are usually carried out by the brass, keyboardists or guitarists. Yet when the art of jazz at its finest veers off left of center every once in a while, there are instrumentalists who can seamlessly transport their tools into the main spotlight.

Flutist Althea René Releases New Album “Flawsome” | LISTEN!


 
Soul-Jazz Flutist Althea René Releases New Album “Flawsome” – Available NOW on CDBaby & Amazon!
 
Contemporary/Soul Jazz Flutist Althea René continues giving music lovers some great, quality soulful instrumentals with the 9 track project, “Flawsome” – Available June 21st, 2019. Just in time for summer.

Jazzmeia Horn to Release 2nd Album “Love and Liberation” on Aug. 23rd, 2019 | LISTEN to New Single “When I Say”!


 
JAZZMEIA HORN’S SECOND ALBUM LOVE AND LIBERATION
IS A BOLD DECLARATION OF MUSICAL MATURITY,
CULTURAL IDENTITY, AND PERSONAL GROWTH
 
For Immediate Release – In the two years since Jazzmeia Horn bowed with her first album, the GRAMMY Award®-nominated A Social Call, she’s been busy on the road, honing her vocal skills to a finely tuned level, writing songs of personal relevance and social message, and perfecting a fearless approach to improvisation and performance in general.

Jazz Guitarist Dr. Dave Releases New Single “Sexy Cindy” | WATCH NEW VIDEO! | Album “Midnight Daydream” Available NOW


 
CONTEMPORARY JAZZ LEGEND/REVERED GUITARIST “DR. DAVE” RELEASES NEW CHART-TOPPING SINGLE “SEXY CINDY” WITH FULL CD “MIDNIGHT DAYDREAM” AVAILABLE NOW
 
Dr. Dave® is a popular contemporary jazz guitarist having played with the greats including Freddie Hubbard, Ernie Watts and the late Fattburger members Carl Evans, Jr., Hollis Gentry, legendary brothers Ronnie and Hubert Laws and of course with The HouseCall Band®.

Pianist Gino Rosaria to Release New Album “Still Waters Runs Deep” on July 12th, 2019 | LISTEN to New Single “Night Groove”!


 
Pianist Gino Rosaria displays his depths on “Still Waters”
 
The urbane contemporary jazz “Night Groove” is among Billboard’s most added singles, setting up the July 12 album release.
 
PENSACOLA (10 June 2019): Don’t be fooled by the quiet facade. Pianist Gino Rosaria has an uncommon depth that stems from being a native of culturally diverse Curaçao, possessing a master’s degree in classical music performance and having a love of jazz.

Saxophonist Steve Cole to Release New Album “Gratitude” on July 26th, 2019 | LISTEN to New Single “Neo Sol”!


 
Saxophonist Steve Cole Shows Appreciation for
Supporters with Healing Energy on Gratitude,
Co-Produced by Longtime Collaborator David Mann
 
Album Available July 26 on Artistry Music
 
It’s during the times when we’re confronted with life’s hardest struggles that we learn to appreciate the humanity around us.

Maxine Hardcastle Releases New Album “The Collection” | Available NOW | LISTEN!


 
Maxine Hardcastle, the daughter of one of smooth jazz’s premier technicians, presents her own work of art entitled The Collection
 
Back in the mid-eighties, producer/musician Paul Hardcastle rocked the dance floor with the pulsating techno funk of the international smash, “19”, an intense soundtrack that accented spoken vignettes and swift samples from those who served in Vietnam.