Monthly Archives: April 2017

Philadelphia Jazz Festival: Sunday, April 23 – Sunday, April 30 at Various Locations Citywide

Philadelphia Jazz Festival: Sunday, April 23 – Sunday, April 30 at Various Locations Citywide Performers Include Randy Brecker, Bob Dorough, Orrin Evans, Steve Turre, Wayne Escoffery, ELEW, Joey DeFrancesco, Gerald Veasley, MAYSA, Jaguar Wright, among others The Philadelphia Jazz Festival, presented as part of Jazz Appreciation Month in conjunction with Philadelphia’s Office …
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Saxophonist Ivo Perelman Set To Perform in Celebration of Seven New Releases – The Art of Perelman – Shipp Volumes 1-7

Saxophonist Ivo Perelman Set To Perform  in Celebration of Seven New Releases –  The Art of Perelman – Shipp Volumes 1-7 May 7 at (Le) Poisson Rouge and June 3 at Vision Festival 22 Sunday, May 7 Performance at 9:30pm Ivo Perelman – Saxophone Matthew Shipp – Piano   (Le) Poisson Rouge  158 Bleecker St.  New York, NY 10012  …
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Gerald Clayton Announces National Tour in Support of Upcoming Album Tributary Tales

Visionary Pianist/Composer Gerald Clayton Announces National Tour in Support of Upcoming Album Tributary Tales, Available April 21 on Motéma Music Stream Tracks from Tributary Tales      Pianist/composer Gerald Clayton is proud to announce a national tour in support of his upcoming album Tributary Tales (April 21 via Motéma Music). The album, …
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Ariel Pocock – “Living in Twilight” Available June 9

  Ariel Pocock to Release Self-Reflective Exploration  of Life’s Winding Pathways on Living in Twilight –  Available June 9 on Justin Time Records    Stream Tracks From Living in Twilight In photography it’s known as “Magic Hour,” that time just after sunrise or just before sunset when everything glows with a …
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2017 Detroit Jazz Festival Artist Lineup Delivers Iconic Musicians, Special Collaborations

2017 Detroit Jazz Festival Artist Lineup Delivers Iconic Musicians, Special Collaborations Photos courtesy of artists The Detroit Jazz Festival, the world’s largest free jazz festival, has announced its full artist lineup for the 38th annual Labor Day weekend event. The lineup, which is filled with rich and diverse jazz talents, …
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Available Now: Kevin Eubanks – “East West Time Line” on Mack Avenue Records

 Kevin Eubanks’ Unique Perspective on  Musical Landscape of East and West  Coasts Shines with New Release East West Time Line – Available Now on Mack Avenue Records   East Coast Band (Side A) Features:  Nicholas Payton, Orrin Evans, Dave Holland and Jeff “Tain” Watts   West Coast Band (Side B) Features:  Bill Pierce, Rene Camacho, Marvin “Smitty” Smith and Mino Cinelu …
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Kathleen Potton – “Nero” Available May 19

Vocalist/Singer-Songwriter Kathleen Potton  Reveals A Personal Travelogue of Her Musical  Journey on Debut Album, NERO – Available May 19 Fuses Artful Pop, R&B and Jazz, While  Paying Tribute to Female Songwriters    Stream Tracks from NERO Though the title of her debut album, NERO, is a winking homage to the influential Laura Nyro, Australian-born singer-songwriter Kathleen Potton isn’t interested …
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Available Now: Somi – “Petite Afrique” on Okeh Records

  Available Now on OKeh Records Critically Acclaimed Vocalist Somi Releases Petite Afrique, Inspired by the Fate of African Immigrants in Harlem   Featuring Special Guest Aloe Blacc “The quintessential artist citizen of the world.” – NPR “Serious and seductive!” – The New York Times “A new High Priestess of Soul.” …
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Sean Jones – “Live from Jazz at the Bistro” Available May 26 on Mack Avenue Records

Sean Jones Embraces Raw Spark Generated  by Years of Exhilarating Performances  with Live from Jazz at the Bistro Trumpeter’s Eighth Album for  Mack Avenue Records, Available May 26 Stream Tracks – Live from Jazz at the Bistro The young jazz veteran trumpeter Sean Jones believes passionately in championing the creative arc of artists who …
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The Philadelphia Jazz Experience Announces First Annual Philadelphia Jazz Festival April 23 – 30

Newly Formed Non-Profit Organization The Philadelphia Jazz Experience Proud to Announce First Annual Philadelphia Jazz Festival, April 23 – 30 Headliners Include Terri Lyne Carrington, Madison McFerrin, Bob Dorough, Jeff Bradshaw, Jaguar Wright, Orrin Evans, Gerald Veasley, and more The Bynum Brothers–Robert and Ben Bynum, creators of popular restaurants/jazz venues including …
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