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Multi-Instrumentalist Adam Turchin Proves Success is Where Preparation and Opportunity Meet in Chronicling Bi-Coastal Move from Philadelphia to Los Angeles on Debut Album Manifest Destiny

      Multi-Instrumentalist Adam Turchin Proves Success is Where Preparation and Opportunity Meet in Chronicling Bi-Coastal Move from Philadelphia to Los Angeles on Debut Album Manifest Destiny   Available April 28 on Ropeadope Records Composer/Producer Weaves Reoccurring Melodies Throughout Blend of Soul, Rock, Funk, Jazz, and Hip-Hop    Album Features Special Guests …
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Saxophonist Bobby Watson Shines Light on Vital but Largely Unappreciated Black Pioneers on “Made in America,” Available April 21 via Smoke Sessions Records

  Saxophonist Bobby Watson Shines Light on Vital but Largely Unappreciated Black Pioneers on Made in America, Available April 21 via Smoke Sessions Records Album Pays Tribute to Butterfly McQueen, Madam C.J. Walker, Sammy Davis Jr., Wendell Pruitt, Major Taylor, and Dr. Mark Dean, Among Others Release Performances April 28 – …
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Saxophonist Ivo Perelman Releases a Series of Seven Albums Documenting His Final Collaboration with Pianist Matthew Shipp on “The Art of Perelman-Shipp”

     Saxophonist Ivo Perelman Releases a Series of Seven Albums Documenting His Final Collaboration with  Pianist Matthew Shipp on The Art of Perelman-Shipp The Seven Volumes Focus on the  Astrological Return of Saturn and It’s  Effect on Their Creative and Musical Output   Photo Credit: P. Gannushkin    The passionately ingenious Brazilian tenor …
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AVAILABLE NOW via Ropeadope Records, Drummer Nate Smith Chronicles His Own Black American Experience and Reality of the American Dream Through Deep-Rooted Grooves on Debut Album, “KINFOLK: Postcards from Everywhere”

        AVAILABLE NOW via Ropeadope Records   Drummer Nate Smith Chronicles His Own Black American Experience and Reality of the American Dream Through Deep-Rooted Grooves on Debut Album, KINFOLK: Postcards from Everywhere Album Features Special Guests Chris Potter, Dave Holland, Lionel Loueke, Adam Rogers, and Gretchen Parlato “Nate Smith has …
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Pianist Christian Sands Manifests New Experiences Stretching Into Progressive New Territory on Mack Avenue Records Debut, “REACH” – Available April 21

Pianist Christian Sands Manifests New Experiences  Stretching Into Progressive New Territory on   Mack Avenue Records Debut, REACH – Available April 21   Five-Time Grammy® Award Nominee is  Joined By Marcus Strickland, Gilad Hekselman,  Yasushi Nakamura, Marcus Baylor, Cristian Rivera  and Special Guest/Co-Producer Christian McBride    With his debut Mack Avenue Records recording, REACH, singularly talented pianist and five-time Grammy® Award …
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Kneebody Announces Tour in Support of Upcoming Album “Anti-Hero”

Kneebody Announces Tour in Support of Upcoming Album Anti-Hero February 11 / The Broad Stage / Santa Monica, CA February 13 / The King Center / Denver, CO February 16 / The Independent / San Francisco, CA February 17 / Stanford Cabaret Room / Stanford, CA February 18 / Winningstad Theatre …
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Available Now via Eden River Records: Jimmy Scott’s Final Album with Star-Studded Ensemble – “I Go Back Home”

  Available Now via Eden River Records: Jimmy Scott’s Final Album with Star-Studded Ensemble – I Go Back Home Album is Accompanied by Critically Acclaimed Documentary, I Go Back Home – Jimmy Scott, Capturing the Recording Process Album Features: Joey DeFrancesco, Kenny Barron, Martin Gjakonovski, Hans Dekker, Joe Pesci, Michael Valerio, Peter Erskine, Oscar Castro-Neves, Grégoire …
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Available Now via Alpha Pup Records / World Galaxy Miles Mosley Leads the Revolution Against Archaic Notion of Jazz with “UPRISING”

  Available Now via Alpha Pup Records / World Galaxy:   Miles Mosley Leads the Revolution Against Archaic Notion of Jazz with UPRISING   Album Release Celebration In Los Angeles Tomorrow –  Saturday, January 28 at El Rey Theatre feat. The West Coast Get Down     Photo Credit: Aaron …
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Available Now on Edston Records: 15-Year-Old Musical Prodigy Emily Bear Releases “Into The Blue” – Dedicated to Mentor Quincy Jones

Available Now on Edston Records: 15-Year-Old Musical Prodigy Emily Bear Releases Into The Blue – Dedicated to Mentor Quincy Jones Album Features 5-Original Songs Written by Young Pianist/Composer In Her Distinctive Voice   “I first saw Emily at the Stuttgart Jazz Festival, in 2015. I was totally knocked out. Wow! She …
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Composer/Pianist Lisa Hilton to Perform Solo Piano In Celebration of Her Latest Release, “DAY & NIGHT”

  Composer/Pianist Lisa Hilton to Perform Solo Piano In Celebration of Her Latest Release, DAY & NIGHT     Saturday, February 18 at The Edye Second Space   Lisa Hilton / solo piano  Saturday, February 18 Set Time: 7:00pm The Edye Second Space  at The Broad Stage 1310 11th Street Santa Monica, CA 90401 Phone: …
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