Dave Sumner of Bird is the Worm Reviews ‘Wax & Wane’

April 9, 2016Reviews

by Dave Sumner, Bird is the Worm Being a harpist on the jazz scene can’t be easy.  And though jazz, as much as any genre, takes a sincere stab at incorporating non-traditional instruments into the body of work, it’s a not a huge stretch to assume that a harpist has gotta work a bit harder … Read More

Jonathan Greenstein’s Vol 1 Reviewed on ‘A Slice of Jazz’

April 3, 2016Features

From A Slice of Jazz, Radio Cardiff 98.7 FM Alan Waring chooses a track to listen to, Mike Sims reviews the new EP from Jonathan Greenstein and looks ahead to albums being released later this week, Jonathan Crespo presents a profile of JJ Johnson and gets his knowledge of jazz music challenged by Rhys, Gilad … Read More

Shunzo Ohno’s ReNew Reviewed on All About Jazz!

March 28, 2016Reviews

By James Nadal, All About Jazz Though the samurai warriors of Japan have passed on to legend and folklore, their Bushido Code of Conduct continues to have an impact of Japanese society. It emphasizes eight virtues, utmost which are honor, discipline and morality. As a son of Japan, trumpeter Shunzo Ohno, has personally adhered to … Read More

Archaic Pop features Jonathan Greenstein’s Vol 1

March 28, 2016Features

by Paul Medrano, Archaic Pop Reading Jonathan Greenstein‘s introduction to “Vol 1” I thought, let’s put my headset on and listen to this; as you can also read below, this EP is something quite personal: So this is Vol 1. Of what, exactly? Of me trying to summarize the past few years of my life … Read More