Indian Pianist Utsav Lal Comes To Brooklyn This November
Young Steinway Artist and Yamaha Jazz Scholar, creative pianist/ composer Utsav Lal is a musician extraordinaire who has set a precedent with his innovative handling of Indian Classical Music.
Choosing to perform on an instrument traditionally considered unsuitable for Hindustani Classical Music, ...
Steve Tyrell Releases Remastered & Expanded 'Back To Bacharach' Album
Grammy Award-winner and two-time Emmy nominee Steve Tyrell has remastered his classic Back to Bacharach album and has added seven new songs. The expanded 21-track edition is by New Design Records and Warner Brother's East/West Records.
The release celebrates both the album's tenth anniversary and ...
Marcus Strickland Releases New Single "On My Mind" Ft. Bilal, Pharoahe Monch, & Greg Tate
On November 9th, Brooklyn composer-saxophonist Marcus Strickland will release his thrilling new LP People of the Sun via Blue Note/Revive Music. The second single "On My Mind" is out now - on the track Bilal and Pharoahe Monch explore infatuation and romantic love, while modern griot Greg Tate speaks ...
Leyla McCalla's Potent Collection Of Protest Songs By Way Of Haiti + New Orleans: 'The Capitalist Blues' Out January 25, 2019
Leyla McCalla will return with her third album, 'The Capitalist Blues,' on January 25 (PIAS). This singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist has written a potent collection of protest songs that weave their way through Leyla's Haitian heritage and the near decade she's lived in New Orleans. 'The Capitalist ...
Introducing Chicago's New King Of Soul " Brandon James"
Chicago's very own " Brandon James" is ready for success, and he wants you to know it. The r&b and soul singer is creating a strong buzz with the recent release of his video "There She Goes" on YouTube.
"There She Goes" is the title track for the two-track E.P released on August 3rd, 2018. Links have ...
The Uli Geissendoerfer Trio Introduce Their New Release "Long Way Home"
If you lived in Las Vegas Nevada USA you would know that at one point everyone great musician stops by the entertainment capital of the world to either visit "the meadows", as it is referred to locally, or become part of its bustling and multilayered musical brew. Such it is with pianist and producer ...
Jennifer Saran Issues A Heartfelt Plea To Voters With "Let The Waves Wash Over Me (Song For Christine)"
When listeners first hear the new JENNIFER SARAN single "LET THE WAVES WASH OVER ME (SONG FOR CHRISTINE)," they will be transported by the singer's elegant and gorgeous phrasing over producer and co-writer Narada Michael Walden's impeccably lush bed of jazz-blues instrumentation. But as Saran points ...
Modern All-Star Band Vinyl Hampdin Launches Critically Acclaimed CD "Red" With A New Website And Submissions In Multiple Categories In The 61st Grammy Awards
"What would Chicago, Blood Sweat and Tears and Tower of Power sound like if they started out now?" That is the mission of this jam-packed all-star assemblage of world-renown musicians: to take the modern landscape of textures, hybrid styles and pour it all into the rocked out horn bands of yore
New Zealand-Based Contemporary Jazz Band GroovExpress Rumbles To #1 On Billboard's Contemporary Jazz Albums Chart With 3rd CD Amsterdaam
Like the mighty locomotive train that is its namesake, 8-piece band GroovExpress, made a mighty leap from #9 to #1 on Billboard magazine's Contemporary Jazz Albums chart for the week of September 15 with its third release, Amsterdaam. The soul-jazz fusion band's latest album had only been on the charts ...
Composer And Saxophonist Dave Feusi To Perform At Kathmandu Jazz Festival
Those who know Dave Feusi are used to him globe trotting to the famous and not so famous jazz corners of the world. This time around Dave and the Groove Gang find themselves about to perform at the famous Kathmandu Jazz Festival in Nepal. This is the hip jazz festival that beckons all sincere jazz ...