"Imagine" The Beatles In An Urban-Jazz Context
Bob Baldwin was a kid listening to pop radio in the outskirts of New York City when he fell in love with the melodies of the Beatles. For his 25th album, the pianist-keyboardist embarks upon a magical mystery tour through the hit-filled pages of the legendary group's storied songbook, plying his trademark ...
Swindle Announces New Album "No More Normal" On January 25, 2019
Bridging distinct but closely connected music scenes can open new possibilities. On No More Normal, Swindle confidently grasps the different sides to the UK music scene. Boasting roots in the boundary-pushing world of Grime & Dubstep, this album marks the next step in the London-raised producer's expanded ...
Wayne Horvitz Celebrates Double Album Release At Roulette
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 ...
Brian Newman To Ring In New Year's Eve At Fine & Rare
Throughout his career, Brian Newman has dazzled audiences with his modern jazz renditions, performing alongside industry titans such as Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, while appearing on the latter's most recent album Joanne.
A native of Ohio, Brian's music can be heard on his much-lauded albums Eyes ...
Kimmel Center Announces Sixth Annual Jazz Residency, Year-Long Program With 3 New Artistic Teams
The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts is excited to announce three new Jazz Residency teams for the 2018-19 season: David Allen, Raquel Salas Rivera, and Diane Monroe; Dan Blacksberg with Yosef Goldman; and Dariel Peniazek., Maya Peniazek, and Ariacne Trujillo. Collaborating with the Kimmel Center ...
Lydian Collective Unveil Infectious 'High 555' Video
After the success of their popular debut acclaimed album 'Adventure', (which has generated over 1 million album streams on Spotify in just 6 months). Lydian Collective are now following this up with their new single 'High 555'.
The first release helped to put themselves firmly on the map of the instrumental ...
Will Friedwald's Clip Joint Presents: "Frank Sinatra Sings Jimmy Van Heusen"
Jimmy Van Heusen put more songs in Frank Sinatra's mouth than any other composer. But more than that, he served as the singer's closest and best friend for multiple decades, and he provided The Chairman of the Board with a role model, a template for how to act in his personal life.
Sinatra's lifestyle ...
Jazz-Pop Duo Dedicate Holiday Album Revenue To Camp Fire Relief Efforts
The Bay Area music group 23rd Hour has announced that sales from its newly released holiday album "Let A Day Together Be Christmas" are being donated to the Salvation Army's relief efforts in Butte County, California.
The new album from the duo, comprised of partners George Paolini and Sherry-Lynn ...
KJ Denhert & Trio Perform Special Westchester Collaborative Theater Holiday Concert
On Saturday, December 8, Westchester Collaborative Theater (WCT) will continue its Jazz Masters series with a special holiday concert showcasing the sounds of the KJ Denhert Trio. Urban folk jazz great Denhert, named one of Jazz.com's top female vocalists and four time Independent Music Award nominee, ...
Three Near-Death Experiences Later, Singer Angela Verbrugge Prevails, Pursues Her Dream, And Releases Joyful, Witty New Album
Some real-life stories are so remarkable, they take on a cinematic quality. In the case of singer Angela Verbrugge, her personal journey is filled with not one, not two, but three near-death experiences that have shaped her path, and have provided the fuel for her burgeoning music career: "I was in ...