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Guitarist Ron Bosse to Release New Single “Bossman” feat. Jeff Lorber on February 2nd, 2024 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!

Ron Bosse releases a series of three audio tracks and LIVE videos with special guest Jeff Lorber
Boston-based guitar virtuoso Ron Bosse is releasing a series of three audio tracks & LIVE videos beginning this February featuring his high-octane band with special guest Grammy award-winning keyboardist Jeff Lorber. “Bossman”, the first of the three LIVE tracks, will be released to all streaming platforms on Friday, Feb. 2, 2024, and the video will premiere on YouTube on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2024.

Christian McBride Announces New Album with Edgar Meyer | “But Who’s Gonna Play The Melody?” | Coming March 22nd, 2024 – LISTEN! Announces New Tour Dates for 2024

GRAMMY® Award-Winning Bassist/Composer Christian McBride Announces New Album with Edgar Meyer
But Who’s Gonna Play The Melody?
Out March 22 via Mack Avenue Music Group
January 23, 2024: Today, 8-time GRAMMY® Award winner Christian McBride announced the upcoming release of But Who’s Gonna Play The Melody?, a new album recorded with renowned bassist and composer Edgar Meyer.

The Top 100 Contemporary Jazz Songs – #94 | Najee – Betcha Don’t Know

…and I bet y’all didn’t know my saxophone brother’s career would grow to fruition after this master classic.
One of the FINEST contemporary jazz sax players of the art: NAJEE, brought joy to the world when he arrived to the scene with breakout R&B/Jazz classic single “Betcha Don’t Know.” Found on debut LP, “Najee’s Theme” in 1986, So much so…

Dominican/French Singer Cyrille Aimée to Release New Album “à Fleur de Peau” on March 8th, 2024 | LISTEN to New Single “Again Again”! Announces New Tour Dates for 2024

January 19, 2024: Today, Costa Rica/New Orleans-based musician Cyrille Aimée releases her charming tropical tinged ballad “Again Again” via Whirlwind Recordings. The Dominican/French singer’s track comes from her upcoming album, à Fleur de Peau to be released on March 8th with an extensive tour to follow.

Karriem Riggins & Madlib Release New Jahari Massamba Unit Single “Massamba Afundance” | LISTEN!

Karriem Riggins and Madlib Release
New Jahari Massamba Unit Single
“Massamba Afundance”
New Album YHWH is LOVE
Out March 1st via Law of Rhythm
January 18, 2024: Today, revered producers and multi-instrumentalists Karriem Riggins and Madlib released “Massamba Afundance,” the second single from their upcoming Jahari Massamba Unit album YHWH is LOVE (out March 1st via Law of Rhythm).

First Word Records To Reissue Trumpeter Takuya Kuroda’s Debut LP “Rising Son” (Vinyl) on January 26th, 2024 | LISTEN!

First Word Records To Reissue Jazz Fusion Trumpeter & Composer Takuya Kuroda’s Widely Acclaimed 2014 Blue Note Debut LP Rising Son, Jan 26
Includes New Joe Armon-Jones Remix of “Everybody Loves the Sunshine”
First Word Records is incredibly proud to bring you an exclusive vinyl-only re-issue of Takuya Kuroda’s highly-sought after album ‘Rising Son’.

World Jazz Guitarist Reza Khan to Release New Project “Mystical” on March 8th, 2024

World jazz guitarist Reza Khan embarks on a “Mystical” journey through collaboration
The March 8th album release will be led by the first single, “Language of Love,” featuring legendary keyboardist Bob James.
NEW YORK CITY (17 JANUARY 2024): The element of the unknown is inherent when artists come together to collaborate. World jazz guitarist Reza Khan is intrigued by that mystery, seeing magic in the creative process and finding the results to be mystical.

Jazz Singer Eugenie Jones to Release Greatest Hits Collection “The Originals” on January 19th, 2024 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!

BrightIDEAS Announces Acclaimed West Coast Singer, Songwriter’s Release of Greatest Hits Collection
SEATTLE, Jan. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Eugenie Jones was not supposed to be a jazz singer. She graduated with an MBA in marketing, and her post-graduate career took her deep within the nonprofit sector as a marketing communications executive.

Jazz Ensemble Remy Le Boeuf & Assembly of Shadows to Release New Project “Heartland Radio” on March 15th, 2024

On Heartland Radio, the four-time Grammy-nominated composer and saxophonist Remy Le Boeuf finds inspiration in the ever-shifting soundscape of the great American road trip.

Trumpet Legend Eddie Henderson to Release New Album “Witness To History” on Vinyl February 2nd, 2024 | Available NOW on CD and Digital | WATCH VIDEO!

Trumpet Legend Eddie Henderson Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of His Debut Album with a Stunning New Recording Reflecting on His Musical Evolution
Witness To History is Available Now on CD and Digital and
on Vinyl on February 2 via Smoke Sessions Records
The Documentary, Dr. Eddie Henderson: Uncommon Genius, Will Have its World Premiere at Smoke Jazz Club on Wednesday, February 7
If it hadn’t already been used for a 1950s television series, I Led Three Lives might have been an ideal title for the upcoming documentary about Eddie Henderson, who would be a fascinating subject in any one of those lives: as a medical doctor, as a pioneering figure skater, and of course as a legendary jazz musician.