REVIEW: Italy’s SUONO Reviews Adison Evans’ “Meridian”

July 23, 2018Features, Reviews

Daniele Camerlengo, SUONO Un altalenante dedalo di geometrie, vallate e dolci pendici, spazi dove rasserenare lo spirito ed oblare le conseguenze della frenesia del mondo contemporaneo. Parliamo del piccolo borgo toscano di Asciano e del suo circondario meraviglioso, visitato e mai dimenticato dalla sassofonista Adison Evans tant’è che ne ha tratto ispirazione per Meridian, il suo ultimo … Read More

REVIEW: Jazz History Online Reviews Keri Johnsrud & Kevin Bales’ “Beyond the Neighborhood – The Music of Fred Rogers”

July 20, 2018Features, Reviews

Thomas Cunniffe, Jazz History Online With a highly acclaimed documentary now playing in theaters, and several noteworthy television retrospectives in broadcast rotation, the world is re-discovering the work of Mister (Fred) Rogers. Since the gentle friend of children passed away in 2003, several recordings have attempted to place Rogers’ original songs into an adult context. I can’t say … Read More

REVIEW: All About Jazz Reviews Gregory Generet & Richard Johnson’s “2 Of A Kind”

July 19, 2018Features, Reviews

C. Michael Bailey, All About Jazz 2 of a Kind is a wholly organic jazz recording. Vocalist Gregory Generet and pianist Richard Johnson(notable for his past membership in the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and Wynton Marsalis’ septet) join forces on a potent collection of original compositions and standards, split half and half. The arrangements for all are progressive and … Read More

INTERVIEW: Doing Jazz Podcast Interviews Adi Meyerson

July 19, 2018Interviews, Radio/Podcasts

Lorens Chuno, Doing Jazz Podcast On her new album, Where We Stand, bassist and composer, ADI MEYERSON presents a classic yet personal interpretation of her original compositions. Join Adi and Lorens as she talks about Nina Simone, Rice and Beans, Israel, and other unrelated but musical themes. (music credit: ‘Where We Stand’, ‘Eunice’, ‘TNT’, ‘Rice … Read More

NO TREBLE: An Interview with Adi Meyerson

July 16, 2018Interviews

Kevin Johnson, No Treble Bassist/composer Adi Meyerson has taken the opportunity of her debut album to take a musical snapshot of her life. Where We Stand is a testament to her time as a working bassist in New York City as well as our times. “Music is a way of telling one’s life story and that’s what I try … Read More

BASS MUSICIAN MAGAZINE: Award Winning Composer, Producer and Engineer Scott Petito Brings Together an All-Star Ensemble on Rainbow Gravity

July 16, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

Planet Arts Records is proud to announce the August 1 release of Rainbow Gravity, the new album from bassist, composer, producer and engineer Scott Petito. After taking part in nearly a thousand recordings, Petito shines on his second endeavor as a leader, which brings together a true melting pot of world class musicians including saxophonist Bob Mintzer, trumpeter … Read More