Jazz Legend Charlie Parker Honored With Global Bird 100 Centennial Celebration
The incomparable life and extraordinary, trailblazing career of jazz titan and influential composer Charlie Parker will be honored throughout 2020 with a worldwide celebration commemorating the 100th anniversary of his birth (August 29, 1920). Lovingly dubbed Bird 100 after the nickname of the preeminent ...
Bob Holz To Release New Album With Rolling Stones Bassist Darryl Jones
Jazz Fusion legend Bob Holz will release his fifth album for MVD Audio in early 2020. The record is titled "Holz-Stathis Collaborative".
Joining Bob Holz is Rolling Stones bassist Darryl Jones. Both Bob Holz and Darryl Jones have played with the late jazz fusion guitarist Larry Coryell.
Bob Holz ...
Ranky Tanky Makes Grammy History For The Gullah Community With Best Regional Roots Album Nomination
Since their formation, the Charleston five-piece Ranky Tanky have established themselves as global ambassadors for their tight-knit local community, bringing the West African-influenced sounds of the South Carolina Lowcountry around the world - including the TODAY Show stage and the top of the Billboard ...
Lou Diamond Phillips, RJ Mitte, ICE-T, Carrot Top Join Brian Evans In Presenting First 'Soccer Jazz Song'
Brian Evans, known for such thematic songs as "At Fenway," co-starring William Shatner, and "Creature at The Bates Motel," a Halloween music video co-starring comedian Carrot Top, has written the first jazz song ever to be recorded about the game of soccer (aka, football / fútbol in many countries ...
Sam Fazio - Let's Go - Produced By Tuck & Patti - January 3, 2020
Chicago-based vocalist Sam Fazio collaborated with the legendary jazz duo Tuck & Patti, who produced, recorded and mixed his new CD, Let's Go. As the title suggests, Let's Go is about moving forward and, in Fazio's case, with songs he loves to sing - no matter the genre.
"Sam Fazio... a voice that's ...
Jerry Garcia Foundation Launches New Independent Music Label: Only Love Records
The Jerry Garcia Foundation launched its Only Love Records music label in a collaborative project with Seven Seas Music to benefit the American Himalayan Foundation. The label's first album titled, Annapurna's Song, Music of the Himalayas is a unique selection of music by a variety of artists from the ...
The Classic Thrush - Lois Bruno - And So It Begins (Wise Cat Records)
Lois Bruno has enjoyed a long, successful career in music, having performed with many notable musicians including George Cables, Billy Cobham, and Bill Mobley, to name a few.
She has performed at countless private events and concerts over the years and she is also no stranger to the recording studio, ...
Rarenoiserecords Presents A New Release By Sonar With Avant-Guitarist Legend David Torn, Tranceportation (Volume 1)
Swiss band Sonar announces Tranceportation (Volume 1), their fifth studio album and the second by them to feature American avant-guitarist legend, David Torn.
"Had MC Escher made music instead of drawing impossible and perplexing perspectives, it would sound like Sonar" is how writer Sid Smith ...
Norah Jones Releases Double A-Side Singles "I Forgot" / "Falling" With Rodrigo Amarante
Norah Jones has released the double A-side singles "I Forgot" / "Falling" with singer-songwriter Rodrigo Amarante. "I've been a fan of Rodrigo's for a long time and was excited to make music together," says Jones. "Turns out we had a great connection and a blast doing it! I hope it happens again."
Dave Sanborn, Legendary Saxophonist, Presents The First Season Of His New Show "Sanborn Sessions"
Dave Sanborn, veteran saxophonist and six time Grammy Award winner announced today that he will soon present the first episode of his new music show, Sanborn Sessions. The new series is hosted by Sanborn and features a diverse roster of accomplished artists from a variety of genres and generations. ...