NEW RELEASE: Vocalist John Minnock Announces New Album “Right Around the Corner” and Release Show @ Don’t Tell Mama, NYC

September 26, 2018Event Announcement, New Release, Special Announcement

Renowned vocalist John Minnock is thrilled to celebrate the forthcoming release of his new album “Right Around the Corner” at Don’t Tell Mama on Saturday, October 6th at 8:30 PM! For this exciting pre-release show, John will be joined once again by the great Deborah Lippmann, whose last performance at Don’t Tell Mama brought the audience to their feet.   “Right Around the … Read More

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Brandee Younger to Join Brooklyn Raga Massive and Makaya McCraven At Mondriaan Jazz Festival, The Netherlands

September 25, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

The Hague, The Netherlands — Innovative harpist Brandee Younger is excited to announce performances at this year’s Mondriaan Festival in The Netherlands, on Saturday, October 13th with both esteemed drummer Makaya McCraven and artist collective Brooklyn Raga Massive. Tickets available here. Brooklyn Raga Massive featuring Dutch trumpeter Eric Vloeimans will take to the Paard Main … Read More

NEW RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT: Fresh Sound Records Presents “Night” from Saxophonist Eden Bareket – Due Out October 20, 2018

August 13, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

Fresh Sound Records is proud to announce the October 20th release of saxophonist and composer Eden Bareket’s sophomore album Night. Featuring Eden’s brother Or Baraket on bass and Chile-native Felix Lecaros on drums, Night serves as a meditation on the contrasting inner worlds of both dark depths and bright peaks. On this nine-track collection, this … Read More

NEW RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT: ears&eyes Presents “The Waters Above” from Guitarist Phil Schurger – Out 9/21

August 9, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

ears&eyes Records – Releasing Phil’s music is an honor and we’re incredibly lucky to work with a musician/composer who’s in more in touch with these songs and the inner workings of every aspect of them than ever before. He’s one of the most musically conscious artists we’ve worked with. The depth in which he connects … Read More

NEW RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT: Drummer and Composer Henry Conerway III Announces the Release of his Debut Album “With Pride For Dignity”

August 7, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

Drummer and composer Henry Conerway III is proud to announce the September 4th release of his debut album With Pride For Dignity. Featuring pianist/composer Kenny Banks Jr. and bassist Kevin Smith, With Pride For Dignity is a compelling musical statement which serves as both an homage to the ancestors and a powerful self affirmation. The … Read More

OUT NOW! Scott Petito Releases his All-Star Album “Rainbow Gravity” TODAY! (Featuring Jack DeJohnette, Peter Erskine, Rachel Z)

August 1, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

Planet Arts Records is proud to release Rainbow Gravity, the new album from bassist, composer, producer and engineer Scott Petito TODAY! 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 Chris Pasin, guitarist … Read More

RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT: Pianist & Composer Alex Clough Announces Debut Album “Near, Far, Beyond” – Out October 5th, 2018

July 27, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

After spending over a decade honing his craft as both a sideman and a leader, pianist and composer Alex Clough is now proud to announce the release of his debut album Near, Far, Beyond. Due to be released on Friday, October 5th, Near, Far, Beyond showcases eight original tracks featuring Clough alongside David Smith on … Read More

RELEASE ANNOUNCEMENT: Drummer, Composer and Bandleader Anthony Fung Announces New Album “Flashpoint” – Out October 1st, 2018

July 26, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

Canadian drummer Anthony Fung is proud to establish himself as a composer, producer and bandleader on his sophomore album Flashpoint, due to be released on October 1st, 2018. With Fung on drums, Flashpoint features Erin Bentlage (vocals), Edmar Colon (tenor/soprano saxophones & percussion), Josh Johnson (alto saxophone), Alex Hahn (soprano saxophone), Jon Hatamiya (trombone), Isaac … Read More