Praised By Clash Magazine & Scandipop Sweden's Paperwing Releases Beautiful New Single 'Dedicated'
Paperwing is the Swedish artist, composer and producer Jenny Soovik. Born and raised by two jazz loving musicians, Jenny is an uncompromising and unbound artist who feels quite powerless against the gravitational pull from the world of music. It seems she can do little else than find outlets for it.
Pat Metheny Releases "From This Place" Video; Vocals By Meshell Ndegeocello
Pat Metheny has released a video for the title track to his critically acclaimed album From This Place, released earlier this year on Nonesuch Records. The song features lyrics by Alison Riley, sung by Meshell Ndegeocello. You can watch the video, made by Robert Edridge-Waks, here:
On the album, ...
New Melody Gardot Album "Sunset In The Blue," Out Now
Melody Gardot releases Sunset In The Blue, her highly anticipated new album, out now on Decca Records/Universal Music.
Sunset In The Blue is Gardot's latest release since 2018's "Live in Europe" (featuring selected tracks from 2012-2016's performances in legendary venues across Europe). This new album, ...
Laura Benanti Releases Self-Titled Debut Album
Tony Award-winning actress, singer, author and activist LAURA BENANTI today releases her self-titled debut album Laura Benanti. Available everywhere now from Sony Music Masterworks, the 11-track album features the versatile artist performing a mix of covers both classic and contemporary, breathing ...
Presenting The Blue Note Classic Vinyl Reissue Series
We're proud to present the Blue Note Classic Vinyl Reissue Series, a continuation of our acclaimed Blue Note 80 Vinyl Reissue Series which was launched in celebration of our 80th anniversary in 2019. The Classic Series will once again feature all-analog 180g vinyl pressings in standard packaging that ...
Poppy Ajudha Releases Moving Video For "Watermelon Man (Under The Sun)" From "Blue Note Re:Imagined"
Vocalist Poppy Ajudha has released a moving new music video to accompany her re:imagining of Herbie Hancock's "Watermelon Man," which is featured on Blue Note Re:imagined, a new collection of classic Blue Note tracks reworked and newly recorded by a selection of the UK scene's most exciting young talents ...
Daniel J. Watts Honors Louis Armstrong's Legacy
2020 is proving to be a busy year for Tony-nominated actor, writer and activist Daniel J. Watts, whose other Broadway credits include The Color Purple, Memphis, In the Heights and Hamilton.
Fresh off his nomination for his role as Ike Turner in the TINA: The Tina Turner Musical, Watts is now championing ...
Places Where You Can Enjoy Jazz Music
Jazz music has been so influential and inspirational for many generations. Its origins come in the 19th century in New Orleans. African-American communities were the areas where you could find this music genre most often. By the early 20th century, this music genre gained international fame and spread ...
Featured This Week On The Not Just Jazz Network Is Jazz Vocalist, Ken Greves With His New CD "Vintage & Rare: The Songs Of Harold Arlen "Ridin' On The Moon" Vol. 3
The idea was to record these wonderfully crafted songs and bring them to the modern ear, with hip arrangements in different grooves-swing, jazz waltzes, bossa novas, ballads, and sometimes swift up-tempos
"This third CD "Ridin' on the Moon" Vol. 3 is a part of a 10 CD project slated to record Arlen's ...
Sam Amidon Performs For Kansas Smitty's Virtual Jazz Bar
Sam Amidon performed as part of Kansas Smitty's Virtual Jazz Bar in London. He joined clarinetist Giacomo Smith and band to perform a few songs and talk with Smith about Amidon's new self-titled album, out this Friday. You can watch the session below; you can support the show on its Patreon page here.