Jazz Innovator David Murray &
Acclaimed Actor/Poet Saul Williams
Craft Powerful, Political Expression of the Blues
on New Album, BLUES FOR MEMO,
Available Digitally February 2
Physical Release: February 16 on Motéma Music
At Amiri Baraka’s funeral in 2014, Saul Williams recited a poem imploring the iconic poet, author and social critic to “get out of the coffin” and continue his important work. Sadly, Baraka was beyond hearing the younger poet’s words, but they did reach the ears of one of his closest collaborators: saxophonist David Murray.
LISTEN to the new single from North West London’s neo-soul, jazz singer Chloe Bodur entitled “Glory”, features smokey vocals, ambient neo-soul and funk-fuelled guitar melodies.
Chloe Bodur is a 19-year-old singer/songwriter from North West London. Fusing elements of neo-soul, jazz and pop, Bodur has been gracing audiences with her distinctive style. Embodying emotional rawness and unapologetic lyricism, Bodur delivers an authentic sound of reflection and contemplation which has been resonating with listeners all over the UK.
SHANACHIE ENTERTAINMENT SIGNS CAPTIVATING YOUNG PIANIST
GREG SPERO & SPIRIT FINGERS
“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 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.
EN VOGUE RELEASES NEW SINGLE “ROCKET” TODAY – PURCHASE NOW by CLICKING HERE!
OFFICIAL SINGLE FROM FORTHCOMING ALBUM
ELECTRIC CAFE DUE MARCH 30, 2018
(DECEMBER 1, 2017) Iconic female group, En Vogue, releases their new single, “Rocket“, from their forthcoming Electric Café album.
NEA JAZZ MASTER & HAMMOND B-3 ORGAN LEGEND
DR. LONNIE SMITH TO RELEASE SPIRITED LIVE TRIO ALBUM
ALL IN MY MIND JAN. 12 ON BLUE NOTE RECORDS
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.
GOSPEL ARTIST RESTINE JACKSON SIGNS WITH
DREAM GOSPEL/THE PLATFORM AGENCY/CAPITOL CHRISTIAN
LOS ANGELES, CA (Friday, December 1, 2017) – – Gospel Singer, songwriter, producer and composer Restine Jackson has signed to Dream Gospel/The Platform Agency/Capitol Christian, announced today. Jackson is set to release his debut EP No Fear on Friday, February 2, 2018.
THE WARDLAW BROTHERS New Single “God Has Kept Me” Swiftly Climbs Gospel Radio Charts
Lyons, GA — Often described as the Boyz II Men of Gospel, The Wardlaw Brothers (TWB) have delivered smooth contemporary harmonies, motivating lyrics, and good old foot stomping music to the Gospel Music Industry for the last five years. They took Gospel by storm with their Top 20 break-out hit “Right Now Lord,” and followed up with an a cappella mesmerizer “Thank You”.
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.