Derek Brown Creates Remarkable Sonic Landscape Of Saxophone Techniques, Stomping, Ring Scratching, Singing, More
When solo saxophonist Derek Brown's "FiftyFifty" album begins, one would be forgiven in thinking: "Oh, Derek's got a rhythm section with him on this second album," or at the very least: "Ok, Derek is utilizing looping and overdubbing this time around." But as the liner notes remarkably state, "All sounds ...
The Right Stuff Band New CD Release "Orlando Fandango" And Launches New Website
The release of this album is a dream come true. I am so very excited and proud of what we have been able to accomplish and thrilled to have done it with some of the most talented musicians I've ever been able to work with, they are truly my friends and family as well ~ Ron Cangro
Leader, Ron Cangro ...
Marcus Strickland Announces New Album "People Of The Sun" Out November 9, 2018
On November 9th, Brooklyn composer-saxophonist Marcus Strickland will release his thrilling new LP People of the Sun via Blue Note/Revive Music. The first track "Timing" is out now, which pairs Mitch Henry's shimmering organ with an astral trap beat. Kyle Miles' low end burbling along with Charles Haynes' ...
Seattle-Based Septet The Dip Debuts New Song "Slow Sipper"
Today, Seattle-based septet, The Dip, debuts their new song "Slow Sipper." Spinning masterful lyrics with vintage rhythm and blues, the Pacific Northwest darlings showcase storytelling that is both raw and polished.
Listen to "Slow Sipper" : http://smarturl.it/slowsipper
The track is a melancholy ...
Big Band Jazz Concert With Full Count Big Band And Carrie Jackson Announced, 10/22
The sounds of the big band era will resonate during the Jazz Season Opener at the Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum on Monday, October 22 at 7:30PM. The Full Count Big Band is bringing a "Big Band Jazz Concert" to the Bickford Theatre featuring Jazz vocal stylist and recording artist, Ms. Carrie ...
Swiss Music Ensemble Sonar To Release New Live Album With Legendary Guest Guitarist
Swiss music ensemble Sonar will be releasing their new live album "Live At Moods" with guest soloist/texturalist David Torn on November 16, 2018 on 7d Media. It was recorded live at Moods Jazz Club in Zürich, Switzerland, on May 24th 2018.
Fusing a rigorous minimal concept with the power of a ...
Alto Saxophonist Richie Cole Pays Tribute To A Lifelong Hero On "Cannonball," Due October 26, 2018
In recording his first album of songs associated with his timeless hero Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, alto saxophonist Richie Cole also reinvents a heady selection of popular and jazz standards. That is the beauty of "Cannonball," the strongest and deepest of the albums Cole has recorded since finding ...
Greg Yasinitsky - Yazz Band - Award Winning Saxophonist
Greg Yasinitsky is an internationally recognized composer and saxophonist. He is the recipient of the American Prize for his Jazz Concerto for Piano and Orchestra and is a recipient of grants and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, The Commission Project of New York, Meet the Composer ...
The Women's Association Saluted Women Of Jazz At NJPAC Raises Over 2.5 Million Dollars
Illuminated in vivid color against the clear night sky, the NJPAC campus became an Ozian destination for more than 900 guests, many of whom lingered outdoors to take in the scene on Chambers Plaza. The spaciousness of Prudential Lobby was enhanced by a dual-level tent that accommodated a dance floor, ...
Live! From The Rainbow Room Concert Series Returns With Shoshana Bean
On Friday, October 19th world-renowned singer, songwriter and actress, Shoshana Bean, will launch this season's LIVE! from the Rainbow Room concert series with an intimate performance inside one of New York's most glamorous and iconic settings. Set 65 stories above the landmark Rockefeller Center with ...