NO TREBLE: An Interview with Adi Meyerson

July 16, 2018Interviews

Kevin Johnson, No Treble Bassist/composer Adi Meyerson has taken the opportunity of her debut album to take a musical snapshot of her life. Where We Stand is a testament to her time as a working bassist in New York City as well as our times. “Music is a way of telling one’s life story and that’s what I try … Read More

BASS MUSICIAN MAGAZINE: Award Winning Composer, Producer and Engineer Scott Petito Brings Together an All-Star Ensemble on Rainbow Gravity

July 16, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

Planet Arts Records is proud to announce the August 1 release of Rainbow Gravity, the new album from bassist, composer, producer and engineer Scott Petito. 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 … Read More

REVIEW: Russia’s Jazz Quad Reviews Scott Petito’s “Rainbow Gravity”

July 16, 2018Features, Reviews

Leonid Auskern, Jazz Quad Джек ДеДжонетт, Боб Минцер, Майк Майниери, Рэйчел Зет… Этот перечень имен выглядит, как список победителей в опросе на тему «лучший джазмен мира» по разным номинациям, но на самом деле это не так. Это список участников проекта Rainbow Gravity, которых собрал вместе Скотт Петито, басист и композитор, продюсер и звукоинженер, участвоваший во … Read More

REVIEW: All About Jazz Reviews Kristina Koller’s “Perception”

July 16, 2018Features, Reviews

Jerome Wilson, All About Jazz Kristina Koller is a 23-year-old vocalist who shows a knack for mixing things up on her debut album. Her song list contains venerable standards along with original material and songs by fairly recent rock acts like Blink-182 and Bon Iver, while her arrangements of the material encompasses everything from mainstream acoustic … Read More

OUT TODAY! Vocalist & Composer Judi Silvano Releases “Lessons Learned” – Produced by Joe Lovano

July 13, 2018Special Announcement

For 4x DownBeat Top Ten Vocalist and Composer Judi Silvano, a Life Lived Brings “Lessons Learned” OUT NOW on Unit Records Featuring The Zephyr Band “Judi’s compositions are like her paintings–Magical!” -Sheila Jordan, NEA Jazz Master Unit Records is proud to release Judi Silvano’s new album Lessons Learned TODAY, Friday, July 13th. Produced by Grammy Award-winning saxophonist and composer … Read More

REVIEW: Step Tempest Reviews Geof Bradfield’s “Yes, and…”

July 12, 2018Reviews

by Richard Kamins, Step Tempest  The past month has included the usual “stuff of life”, from convalescing partners to losing a favorite animal to sad deaths in the community to the long East Coast heat wave.  While I still have been listening to the piles of CDs and mp3s that clutter my desk/desktop, writing time … Read More

REVIEW: Russia’s Jazz Quad Reviews Jeff Siegel’s “London Live”

July 11, 2018Reviews

Leonid Auskern, Jazz Quad Новый, второй по счету, альбом квартета известного американского ударника Джеффа «Сиге» Сигеля выходит на Artist Recording Collective в сентябре 2018г. Первый их альбом, King Of Xhosa, с участием южноафриканского трубача Фейя Факу был издан в прошлом году и его обзор можно найти на наших страницах. На сей раз квартет Сигеля впервые … Read More