Christian Jazz Recording Artist, Steve Trigg Releases First Christmas Jazz CD: Remembering The Reason For The Season
Christian Jazz recording artist, Steve Trigg (http://www.SteveTrigg.com) released his first Christmas CD, REMEMBERING THE REASON FOR THE SEASON, Tuesday, December 10. This latest offering by Trigg is the perfect gift to spread some Christmas cheer and get in the spirit of the holidays. Listeners will ...
Actress, Singer Cynthia Basinet Releases Her New Music Video Of "Santa Baby" With A Tribute To Eartha Kitt
New York- Actress, singer Cynthia Basinet releases her new music video of "Santa Baby" with a tribute to Eartha Kitt, the song's original siren on the 60th anniversary.
"It was the perfect time to give tribute to the singer that had inspired me not only vocally but with her joie de vivre." said ...
An Intimate "Christmas Song" From Brian Culbertson
With the holiday season on his mind, contemporary jazz-R&B star Brian Culbertson recently took a break from recording his forthcoming "Another Long Night Out" album, sat down at the Mason & Hamlin grand piano in his studio and played a stark, emotionally stirring rendition of "The Christmas Song." Enjoying ...
Sixth Jazz/World Fusion Album By Gino Foti Released On Net Dot Music Label
Global Resonances, the sixth solo album by jazz/world fusion bass guitarist & keyboard player Gino Foti, has been released by Net Dot Music, Inc.
For this release, all keyboards and synthesizers have been silenced, so the integration of traditional ethnic music & modern jazz-rock fusion influences ...
Announcing Release Of New CD "Rhythms Of Anyway" By Jazz Vocalist Jessica Lee
As with her prior recordings and performances, Jessica Lee's new album, Rhythms of Anyway, gives voice to the up-lifting energy, power and messages that were the trademarks of early artists in gospel, blues and jazz. Ms. Lee's inspiration for this new project is a simple poem, Anyway, which hangs on ...
Jon Batiste And Stay Human Featured On NPR Weekend Edition
This past weekend, Jon Batiste and Stay Human were featured on NPR's Weekend Edition! The band performed their songs, "St. James Infirmary," Express Yourself (Say Yes)," and "It's Alright (Why You Gotta) from their recently released debut album Social Music (Razor & Tie).
Social Music was released ...
Nathan East Releases Debut Solo Album 'Nathan East' On Yamaha Entertainment Group March 25 With Guest Appearances By Michael McDonald, Sara Bareilles And More
If you've heard Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky', you've heard Nathan East. That his signature bass line is holding down, what is arguably, song of the year, comes as little surprise. This is just the latest in a long line of high-profile engagements for the founding member of world-renowned jazz quartet Fourplay. ...
Cava Menzies & Nick Phillips Present Moment To Moment - A Mesmerizing Album Of Jazz Ballads
Ballads reign on Moment To Moment on the extraordinarily self-possessed new album by pianist Cava Menzies and trumpeter Nick Phillips . But this recording is much more than just a "ballads album."
Many artists have produced albums filled with love songs and torch tunes at slow tempos; theyʼre ...
The Headhunters High Fly
Fellow babies, funk is indeed where you find it. A feeling, an in the pocket groove that lays down a beat you can hear with your feet and feel in your hips. Funk is part of the place way down past your soul. Digging funk is like falling in love, you really can not explain it but you know it when it ...
Tony Desare's 'Chemistry' Wins 1st Place In Jazz And 2nd Place Overall In The 18th Annual USA Songwriting Contest!
Tony DeSare's 'Chemistry' Wins 1st place in Jazz and 2nd place overall in the 18th Annual USA Songwriting Contest!
Listen to the winning song here! https://soundcloud.com/tony-desare/mast3
Winners list, here: http://www.songwriting.net/winners/
Read about Tony's new album 'PiANO' in the WALL ...
Featured This Week On The Jazz Network Worldwide: Award/Winning Jazz And Classical French Hornist, Yuko Yamamura With Her Debut CD "Dancing In The Dialog"
Award-winning French hornist, Yuko Yakamura brings much experience to her new CD project "Dancing In The Dialog." As grand-prize winner in the jazz catagory of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest 2012 and finalist of the 18th Annual USA Songwriting Competition 2013, she is surely equipped to release ...
'Ella Fitzgerald: The Voice Of Jazz' 10-CD Box Set
Ella Fitzgerald's vocal style was as incredible and diverse as the material that she sang. She started out a swing singer, moved to bebop, sang perfect scat, was an extraordinary jazz vocalist and had no fear of modern material as the 60s and 70s came along. From the blues to bossa nova, and calypsos ...
Craig Handy Continues The Brass Band Tradition On Craig Handy & 2nd Line Smith - Debut Album Available January 21, 2014
On Craig Handy 's Okeh Records debut, Craig Handy & 2nd Line Smith , funk and groove supply the motive and the motivation. The album, available January 21, 2014 , is the saxophonist's first recording as a leader in more than a decade. The repertoire consists of 10 numbers from the songbook of Jimmy ...
South Florida Jazz Presents Cyrus Chestnut Trio With Special Guest Guitarist Russell Malone In Concert December 14th, 2013
South Florida's premier modern jazz organization is thrilled to present Cyrus Chestnut Trio with Special Guest Russell Malone on Saturday, December 14, 2013, 8:00 p.m. This concert will take place at the Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center on the Nova Southeastern University campus, 3100 ...
Takuya Kuroda To Make Blue Note Debut Feb. 18 With "Rising Son" Produced By Jose James
Ascendant trumpeter and composer Takuya Kuroda is set to make his Blue Note debut with the February 18 release of Rising Son, which was produced by José James. Kuroda, who is best known for his inspired presence in James' band, steps forth here to helm that remarkable band which features keyboardist ...
Tenor Saxophonist/Composer Anton Schwartz To Release "Flash Mob" On January 28, 2014
With "Flash Mob," his first new recording in seven years, the expressive and swinging tenor saxophonist/ composer Anton Schwartz delivers a disc notable for its well-crafted tunes, riveting ensemble work, and abundance of attitude. Schwartz's Antonjazz label will release the CD, his fifth since his ...
Sean Sullivan To Release New Album 'Hereafter'
On January 21, 2014 Sean Sullivan will release his new album, 'Hereafter.' Produced by Matt Pierson, the album spotlights the NYC jazz-scene fixture and two-time winner of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest as a singer-songwriter, infusing Americana and folk into his signature bluesy sound.
Minister Shelly Glover Announces Support For Victoria Jazz Society
The Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, today announced funding for the Victoria Jazz Society to present the 30 th and 31 st editions of the TD Victoria International JazzFest, as well as its 2014 and 2015 concert presentation series.
"The Victoria Jazz ...
Jerry Stucker Gets A 5 Star Music Review Tony Adamo Featured
Roughly two years before the radio format formerly known as smooth jazz realized they were dying a pretentious death with a homogenized sound going nowhere, Jerry Stucker and Urbanzone Records were finding that musical happy place between smooth jazz and jazz fusion that only know artists are returning ...
Blue Note Kicks Off 75th Anniversary With Glasper & Moran @ Town Hall NYC On January 8, 2014
Blue Note Records will turn 75 on January 6, 2014, which is the anniversary of the very first recording session with boogie woogie pianists Albert Ammons & Meade Lux Lewis. We'll be kicking off the year with a concert celebration on January 8 at Town Hall in New York City as part of Winter Jazzfest ...
"Far Away From Everyday," 3rd CD By Harp Guitarist/Pianist/Composer Brad Hoyt, To Be Released On December 3, 2013
Brad Hoyt originally conceived of his ambitious new album, "Far Away from Everyday," as a logical expansion of his 2009 "Together Alone" debut for the Harp Guitar Music label. He wanted to explore the harp guitar's role in various ensemble settings and planned to build on the earlier album's piano/harp ...
Billboard Charting Jazz Fusion Artist Tony Rhone Releases Three New Singles
Billboard Top 40 Jazz artist Tony Rhone has just released an exciting new collection of songs this September 2013 that will inspire the mind, arouse the senses and touch the heart, with their fresh and contemporary sound.
INTRO, SUNDAY KIND OF LOVE, & MISS OTIS REGRETS follow successful first single, ...
Krychek And Fjazz Release SP Record 'Live At Tammany Hall Vol. 2'
The electronic jazz duo known as Krychek and Fjazz have released their latest SP record, titled, "Live and Tammany Hall Vol. 2." The release is comprised of a single and B-side, "Fhloston Paradise" and "Girl Station," respectively. They have been published on the Scotch and Murder Music records label. ...
Bebe Neuwirth At 54 BELOW Album
Bebe Neuwirth's "Stories… in NYC: Live At 54 BELOW" will be released digitally on November 15th and on CD on November 19th, 2013. The CD is now available for pre-order at http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00G9AO1HI/. The track listing and cover art were unveiled today by Broadway Records.
Sax Stunner: Theresa Grayson Captures Hearts With The Newly Released "Live2Love"
Soul-jazz saxtress Theresa Grayson has the power to grab attention with both her sound and looks, but she will hold your attention with her talent and the dozen songs that comprise "Live2Love," her sophomore album that was released Tuesday (November 5) on her L2L Records label. Captivating listeners, ...
Bebe Neuwirth "Stories ... In NYC Live At 54 BELOW"
Bebe Neuwirth's "Stories… in NYC: Live At 54 BELOW" will be released digitally on November 15th and on CD on November 19th, 2013. The CD is now available for pre-order at http://amzn.com/B00G9AO1HI. The track listing and cover art were unveiled today by Broadway Records.
Television audiences ...
D.L. Hughley To Host The 9th Edition Of Jazz In The Gardens On March 14, 15 & 16, 2014
The City of Miami Gardens' 9th annual Jazz in the Gardens music festival at Sun Life Stadium is proud to announce this year's edition will be hosted by D.L. Hughley and Rachelle Ferrell will return after missing last year's show, nine more headliners will be added. The three-day festival will kick off ...
Singer/Songwriter Corley Roberts To Debut New Release "Rright Now"
Corley Roberts debuted songs from "Right Now" at Nashville's renowned listening room The Bluebird Café, 4140 Hillsboro Pike, Nashville.
"The songs themselves speak to real issues that I believe are relatable," says Corley. "The album's title reflects life experience and the way that I've learned ...
New Age Vibe With A Jazz Twist: Charles Xavier's Album Perfect Mold Coming To iTunes November 26, 2013
Perfect Mold, the fourth release from Happy Note Records, features Charles Xavier, a multi-instrumentalist and composer who plays genre-fusing original compositions and puts his unique spin on rock and pop classics including Hey Jude, Blowing in the Wind, The Beat Goes On, Fire and Rain, Eleanor Rigby, ...
10/29 Thrasher Dream Trio Jazz Music Release: Barron/Gibbs/Carter
A dream come true...
Since 1999, New Bedford's Whaling City Sound has been building an archive of great jazz recordings, with a roster of august artists that includes John Abercrombie, John Stein, Joe Beck, Dave Liebman and many more. Seemingly each year, at a time when economic forces have put ...