Inaugural Jazz Philadelphia Summit Begins Today
During the inaugural Jazz Philadelphia Summit on Nov. 2 and 3, 2018, regional and national jazz luminaries will gather in Center City Philadelphia to honor the city's deep jazz roots and discuss its future. Musicians, jazz enthusiasts, advocates, funders, and the arts and culture community are gathering ...
Telly Leung Debuts New Holiday Single "All I Want For Christmas Is You" To Benefit ASTEP
Telly Leung - currently starring as the title role in Disney's Aladdin on Broadway - will release a new digital single, an updated version of the holiday classic "All I Want for Christmas Is You" to benefit ASTEP (Artists Striving to End Poverty) from Yellow Sound Label on Friday, November 30. The song ...
Britain's Top Swing Band Brings The Jump Jive And Wail To Birdland Jazz Club
The UK's number one swing/jive band and "Britain's Got Talent" stars, The Jive Aces, present their new show "Jump Jive and Wail" at The Birdland Jazz Club at 7 p.m. on December 5-8.
The show features as special guest the glamorous American-Italian singer Annemarie Rosano. From beginning to end ...
Wild Up / Of Ascension Celebrates The Legendary Album By Jazz Great John Coltrane
LA-based music collective, wild Up, returns to the Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts with of Ascension, the first Jazz Club performances for the 2018/19 season on November 8 & 10, 2018. of Ascension, co-commissioned by The Soraya, is a musical journey inspired by John Coltrane's ...
"Things That Make You Go Aargh" Superb Debut Single From Acid Jazz Funkateers 'Le Fleur'
Le Fleur are here to make you go Aaargh!
Friday November 9th will see the group launch their debut 7" vinyl single " Things That Make You Go Aaargh".
They have been patiently waiting to unveil this slice of funky acid jazz to an unwitting world in dire need of a good boogie.
After Le Fleur's launch ...
Saxophonist/Vocalist Braxton Cook Premieres New Album "No Doubt"
Today, Maryland-raised, NYC-based saxophonist/vocalist Braxton Cook premiered his album No Doubt at Hype Machine ahead of its official release this Friday. Heavily influenced by John Coltrane, Frank Ocean, and D'Angelo, Braxton mixes the improvisatory elements of jazz and the soulful melodies of R&B ...
Velvet Caravan Brings Gypsy Swing Music To Kean Stage
Kean Stage is pleased to present the Savannah-based gypsy jazz band Velvet Caravan at 3 p.m. Sunday, November 4. The show will take place at Enlow Recital Hall on Kean University's east campus.
This high-energy, acoustic quintet of guitar, violin, stand-up bass, percussion and keyboards has emerged ...
Wayne Horvitz Celebrates Double Album Release At Roulette, 12/5
Known for his multifaceted musical personality, composer/musician Wayne Horvitz displays his remarkably singular and distinguishable sound in two new recordings: his debut pianos/keys-bass-drums trio album The Snowghost Sessions (Songlines, 10.05.18) and his debut orchestral CD Those Who Remain (National ...
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 ...