Carlos Averhoff Jr, Scullers, Allston, MA, 4/8/15

March 10, 2015Event Announcement

Scullers Jazz Club, located at 400 Soldiers Field Road, in Allston, Massachusetts, proudly presents Carlos Averhoff Jr iRESI Album Release Celebration on Wednesday, April 8 at 8:00 PM. Tickets at $25.00 and $15.00 with a student discount and can be purchased at http://www.scullersjazz.com or by calling: (617) 562-4111. Carlos Averhoff Jr is a tenor saxophonist, … Read More

Akua Dixon, Symphony Space, NYC, 4/24/15

February 24, 2015Event Announcement

Akua Dixon Presents Akua Dixon CD Release Show Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space Friday, April 24, 7:30 pm New York City New York, NY- Akua Dixon presents Akua Dixon CD Release Show on Friday, April 24, at 7:30 PM at Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space, located at 2537 Broadway … Read More

Gene Ess & Fractral Attraction, Drom, NYC, 4/26/15

February 23, 2015Event Announcement

‘Eternal Monomyth’ Album Release Celebration Gene Ess and Fractral Attraction Sunday, April 26, 8:30 PM Drom, New York City “He has achieved a delicate tonal balance that unites this ‘song cycle for quartet,’ as Ess subtitles the album, perhaps echoing John Coltrane’s A Love Supreme, also for quartet. While a listener might think of Pat … Read More

David Berkman, Smoke, NYC, 2/27-28-3/1/15

February 8, 2015Event Announcement

We are thrilled to announce the debut of the New York Standard Quartet (David Berkman, piano, Tim Armacost, saxes and Gene Jackson drums) at SMOKE JAZZ CLUB, February 27, 28th–with Special Guests Ray Drummond bass and Robin Eubanks, trombone) and March 1st (with Special Guests Steve Wilson sax and Ed Howard bass). This is a … Read More

Bebop Spoken Here Reviews ‘Starcode’, Chris Klaxton

February 5, 2015Reviews

by Lance Liddle, Bebop Spoken Here Sometimes I think the parade has passed me by – in fact I know it has! Truth is, it’s not a parade I particularly want to lead, maybe just join in for awhile along the way. What I’m getting at is the difficulty I have in coming to terms … Read More

All About Jazz Review for ‘Starcode’, Chris Klaxton’s Review

January 28, 2015Reviews

Chris Klaxton: Starcode (2015) By JAMES NADAL, All About Jazz Oftentimes the back story behind the motivation and inspiration for songs compiled on a record is just as fascinating as the music itself. Case in point is trumpeter Chris Klaxton, whose interest in subjects as diverse as astrophysics, the intellectual philosophies of Ouspensky and Gurdjieff, … Read More

4 Star Review of ‘Folklorico’ from All About Jazz

January 26, 2015Reviews

Francesco Marcocci: FOLKLORiCO (2015) By James Nadal, All About Jazz 4 Stars! If the Mediterranean can be arguably construed as the cradle of civilization, then Italy certainly has a favorable geographical position in this debate, as it protrudes into the middle of the sea. Francesco Marcocci learned the bass in his hometown of Pisa, Italy, … Read More