NEW RELEASE: Yasser Tejeda & Palotré “Kijombo” Out Now!

November 12, 2019New Release, Press Releases

 Yasser Tejeda & Palotré Release Their Second Album, ‘Kijombo’  “New York-based singer Yasser Tejeda and his band Palotré unearth the musical roots of his Dominican Republic in “Nuestras Raíces,” the lead single from Kijombo” – Pamela Bustios/ Billboard Yasser Tejeda & his band Palotré are pleased to announce the release of their second album, ‘Kijombo’.  … Read More

NEW RELEASE: A Very ChimyTina Christmas with Dan “Chimy” Chmielinski & Martina DaSilva OUT 12/6

November 12, 2019New Release, Press Releases

Martina DaSilva and Dan “Chimy” Chmielinski Offer Holiday Cheer with A Very ChimyTina Christmas, out December 6th on Outside in Music Featuring special guests Joel Ross, Lucas Pino, Gabe Schnider and Ben Wolfe Outside in Music is proud to present A Very ChimyTina Christmas featuring viral jazz sensations Martina DaSilva and Dan “Chimy” Chmielinski. On … Read More

Charlie Rosen’s The 8-Bit Big Band Returns to New York City 1/27/20

November 11, 2019Event Announcement, Press Releases

Charlie Rosen, the 29-year old multi-talented bandleader, Broadway and television composer, and mega multi-instrumentalist, is bringing the acclaimed 8-Bit Big Band to Sony Hall in New York City! On Monday, January 27th, this 33-person jazz/pops big band will present Rosen’s original “big band” arrangements of some of the world’s most popular video game music. Musical … Read More

PREVIEW: Philadelphia Sun Previews Ralph Peterson at Annenberg Center

November 10, 2019Listings, Press Reel

by Steve Bryant, Philadelphia Sun November 16, 2019 The Annenberg Center Presents “The Messenger Legacy;” The Art Blakey Centennial feat. Ralph Peterson For the better part of five decades, legendary drummer Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers were a finishing school/university for several generations of accomplished jazz players.  A great number of them, like Lee … Read More

SHOW/ALBUM REVIEW: Boston Concert Reviews Feature Ralph Peterson

November 9, 2019Press Reel, Reviews

by Nelson Brill, Boston Concert Reviews Newport 2019 reflected the same openhearted creative force that defined Fred Taylor’s indomitable spirit and love for all music. On Saturday August 3rd, the festival began with a roar, as another local Boston hero – drummer, composer and Berklee College of Music faculty member Ralph Peterson- presented his Messenger Legacy … Read More

THE WEEK IN JAZZ: Wallace Roney & Richie Goods Featured by Jazziz

November 9, 2019Features, Press Reel

by Matt Micucci, Jazziz The Gig: Wallace Rooney Will Kick Off European Tour This Saturday: World-renowned trumpeter Wallace Roney will kick off his extensive European in Burghausen, Germany, on Saturday, November 9, with an 8 p.m. performance at Mautner Castle. The tour follows the summer release of his latest album, Blue Dawn – Blue Nights (HighNote) and will see him … Read More

REVIEW: Jazz Journal Reviews Ben Wolfe’s “Fatherhood”

November 8, 2019Press Reel, Reviews

by Nic Jones, Jazz Journal This programme of post-bop stands out from the crowd for a couple of reasons. Firstly the writing for strings lends the music a depth of character it might otherwise lack, and secondly the soloists have plenty to say and the depth of knowledge to say it eloquently without ever overstating … Read More