Leonardo Barilaro Releases 'a Little Lunch'
Pianist and aerospace engineer Leonardo Barilaro releases his single 'A Little Lunch', featuring god-level drummer Marco Minnemann.
'A Little Lunch' is a space experimental-jazz music piece for drum, piano and synth. The merge arises from an impro session by the German drummer, composer and multi-instrumentalist, ...
Vijay Iyer Trio Announces 1st NYC Shows Since Releasing 'Uneasy' (Le Poisson Rouge, Sept 26)
Vijay Iyer Trio has announced their first NYC shows since January of 2020, and the first NYC shows since the release of Uneasy (ECM) in April. The trio - Iyer on piano, Tyshawn Sorey on drums, and Linda May Han Oh on bass - will play two sets at Le Poisson Rouge on September 26. Tickets here: https://lpr.com/lpr_events/vijay-early/
Smooth Jazz Sensation Maysa Teams Up With Smooth R&B/Soul Duo Kloud 9 On New Single "24/7 Love"
Every so often a musical pairing of like vibes and styles come together for a collaboration that makes true music heads delight with excitement. Such is the case with the notable award-winning twin brother duo Kloud 9, and the incomparable Maysa on this soulful, smooth, mid-tempo song entitled
Intricacy & Complexity Create The Next Step In Prog Jazz On The Anders Helmerson Trio's 'Opus i'
Acclaimed pianist Anders Helmerson leads bassist Lukasz Chyla and drummer Juan Meija as the Anders Helmerson Trio ahead of the anticipated release of their second album: Opus i. Its DNA intertwined through classical music, folklore, prog rock, and all that lay between, the album sees the band pay homage ...
Albums By Jazz Vocalist Mark Murphy And Pianist Monty Alexander Dropped On Vinyl And CD!
It's been a special summer for jazz lovers and record collectors and another treat arrived on Friday when MPS Records reissued jazz vocalist Mark Murphy's "Midnight Mood" and pianist Monty Alexander's "Montreux Alexander: The Monty Alexander Trio Live! at the Montreux Festival" on vinyl and CD. With ...
Blue Note Jazz Club Announces Fall Robert Glasper Residency, October 1-November 7
The New York City's Blue Note Jazz Club announces the return of multi-Grammy Award-winning artist Robert Glasper to the Blue Note stage for a stacked "Robtober" Fall residency. From October 1 to November 7, Glasper will perform a total of 66 shows across 33 nights, including Halloween weekend. The run ...
'American Hymn' Songbook Addresses Race, Cultural Barriers And Diversity, Out September 17, 2021
In 2020, Nashville recording artist, pianist and composer Kory Caudill partnered with The Episcopal Church in designing the Concert for the Human Family. The series includes a team of musicians, artists and creatives shaping a musical journey exploring the powerful intersection between art, social justice ...
Tony Bennett Announces Retirement And He Cancels Upcoming Tour Dates; Bennett Will Release His Second Duet Album With Lady Gaga "Love For Sale," On October 1, 2021
95-year-old Tony Bennett has officially announced his retirement after a 70-year career according to reports.
Danny Bennett, Bennett's son and manager for more than 40 years, canceled the iconic singer's remaining tour dates, stating that Bennett's two recent dates with Lady Gaga at New York's ...
Joshua Redman, Cecile Mclorin Salvant Contribute Tracks To Jazz Foundation Of America Benefit Compilation 'Relief'
Joshua Redman and Cécile McLorin Salvant are among the artists to contribute tracks to Relief, a compilation of previously unreleased music to benefit Jazz Foundation of America (JFA), due November 12, 2021.
Redman's track "Facts," from the sessions for his 2018 Grammy-nominated Nonesuch album Still ...
Harry Connick Jr. Opens Up On His Childhood, Faith And Writing A New Album During Lockdown In Guideposts Magazine Cover Story
In the August/September issue of Guideposts magazine, available today, Harry Connick Jr. opens up about growing up in New Orleans, choosing to be baptized in the Catholic church in his teens after his mother passed away from ovarian cancer and how he channeled grief over losing 14 people during the ...