The Baylor Project Featured in the Chicago Defender

June 27, 2017Features

 By Mary Datcher, The Chicago Defender’s Black Music Month Special Edition The Journey | The Baylor Project @thebaylorproject The sanctuary of music often lies in the cradle of the melody. The melody is the first note that can carry the rest of the orchestration, blending each instrument building structure and sealing the song with a strong … Read More

Stereogum Features BJ Jansen’s “Common Ground”

June 23, 2017Features, Reviews

Phil Freeman, Stereogum Baritone saxophonist B.J. Jansen has assembled a ferocious band on his tenth album. He’s got Duane Eubanks on trumpet, Delfeayo Marsalis on trombone, Zaccai Curtis on piano, Dezron Douglas on bass, and Ralph Peterson on drums. These are guys who are serious about pushing the hard bop language into the 21st century … Read More

Ndigo.com features Q&A with The Baylor Project

June 19, 2017Features

Q&A With Husband & Wife Duo, The Baylor Project by TJ Armour, Ndigo.com  The Baylor Project is an innovative collaboration that merges the talents and creativity of dynamic husband and wife duo, Marcus and Jean Baylor. Already established and well-respected within the music community individually(Jean as half of platinum selling R&B duo, Zhane’, and Marcus … Read More

SDGLN features Kathy Kosins ahead of her upcoming gig!

June 12, 2017Features

Kathy Kosins is a modern day legend of jazz by Timothy Rowels, San Diego Gay & Lesbian News From Motown to Tinseltown, Kathy has wowed audiences in her extensive career. Kathy Kosins is no stranger to music. She has a fanbase which extends around the globe, and once you listen to her perform you will … Read More

Improvijazzation Nation Reviews Rotem Sivan’s “Antidote”

June 7, 2017Features, Reviews

Dick Metcalf, Improvijazzation Nation An absolutely splendid high-energy jazz guitarist, Rotem has (of course) been reviewed in these pages before (issue # 148), where he got high marks from my ears!  On this most current release, which will hit the streets in July 2017, he and his cohorts give you one of the most mellow … Read More