Blue Engine Records Announces
March 17th Release of Rising Star Pianist
Isaiah J. Thompson’s
The Power of the Spirit
Lead single “The IT Department” available
on all digital platforms now
Album available on digital platforms
and CD on March 17th
New York, NY (January 27, 2023) – Pianist Isaiah J. Thompson is an emerging generational talent. This March 17th, his first live album—The Power of the Spirit—will be released digitally and as a CD on Jazz at Lincoln Center’s in-house record label, Blue Engine.
Sandra Mae Lux Releases New Single “I’m Still Here”
(January 28 -London,UK) – The dreamy groove of “I’m Still Here” caught the attention of Gilles Peterson (BBCRadio 6). Originally recorded as part of the album “Happily Ever Now” during lockdown in 2020, “I’m Still Here” stands out as one of the shining gems of this outstanding piece of work.
Soul-Jazz Singer Carmen Jackson Releases New Single “Where Do We Go From Here – The Remix”
Carmen Jackson is a Detroit soul and jazz singer with quite a pedigree. Her uncle was the legendary jazz vibes man, Milt Jackson and her father was the percussionist Manley Jackson. Both gave Carmen every encouragement to pursue a music career.
Chenza Honors Elvis Presley’s Gospel Roots with “Where Could I Go But To The Lord.”
The moment Chenza heard Elvis sing this for his 1968 Comeback Special, she fell in love with it. 54 years later, she made her own interpretation and recorded a gospel cover of “Where Could I Go But to the Lord,” which she released on January 6th, two days before Elvis’ birthday, available now on all digital platforms.
SPARK CONVERSATION WITH LATEST SINGLE “JUST A NUMBER”
Morgan Heritage is a 3-time Grammy award-winning reggae band currently comprising the Trinity; Peetah Morgan, Gramps Morgan, and Mr. Mojo Morgan. They are children of the late reggae great and Father of A Nation, the Hon. Ras Denroy Morgan. Morgan Heritage is slated to release their single “Just A Number” on January 27 produced by Kareem “Remus” Burrell.
Drummer and Composer Kendrick Scott Returns with
March 3 Release of Stunning New Trio Album Corridors
Featuring Walter Smith III & Reuben Rogers
January 20, 2023: Drummer and composer Kendrick Scott returns with the March 3 release of Corridors, his third album for Blue Note Records, and first compositional treatment of trio context: saxophone, bass, and drums.
3x Grammy Nominated and Stellar Award-Winning Gospel Group, THE WALLS GROUP Release Visuals To Their Single “CRAZY” In Anticipation of “FOUR WALLS” Album Release
“CRAZY” was written by Eric Dawkins, Darrel Walls, Alic Walls, Ahjah Walls and Rhea Walls and produced by Warryn Campbell and Justin Lyons. “We all understand the meaning of being in a deep and intimate relationship with someone.
BROOKLYN FUNK ESSENTIALS
New single & video out today
(January 18, 2023) New York, NY — The cult funk ensemble Brooklyn Funk Essentials have returned to chase the January blues away with the release today of joyous, new R&B-disco-funk jam ‘How Happy’, to follow up on the success of last year’s singles ‘Scream!’ and ‘AA Side Single’.