SURPRISE! New Brian Lynch Big Band Album “The Omni-American Book Club: My Journey Through Literature in Music” OUT NOW!

August 29, 2019New Release, Press Releases

GRAMMY® Award-winner Brian Lynch Pays Homage to Legendary Authors and Literature  on The Omni-American Book Club: My Journey Through Literature in Music,  Surprise New Album OUT NOW on Hollistic MusicWorks August 29, 2019 — GRAMMY® Award-winning trumpeter and recording artist Brian Lynch is proud to announce today’s release of The Omni-American Book Club, his long-awaited … Read More

REVIEW: Glide Magazine Reviews Ben Wolfe’s “Fatherhood”

August 28, 2019Press Reel, Reviews

by Jim Hynes, Glide Magazine Bassist, bandleader and composer Ben Wolfe delivers this impressive work, Fatherhood both in tribute to his father who passed away in 2018 and to his own son, Milo. It’s an introspective, angular, oft melancholy and complex nine originals and an innovative interpretation of a standard across some very interesting blends of … Read More

REVIEW:Jeff ‘Siege’ Siegel, Nick Hetko and Rich Syracuse’s ‘When You Were There’ Reviewed by All About Jazz

August 27, 2019Press Reel, Reviews

By: Geno Thackara, All About Jazz Nick Hetko/Rich Syracuse/Jeff “Siege” Siegel When You Were Here ARC -Artists Recording Collective 2019 When she was here, the late “First Lady of Jazz” Lee Shaw left a mark on the lives of many others from the bandstand and (perhaps) even more others in the classroom. Her influence makes a central … Read More

PREMIERE: Jazziz Premiere’s Sumitra’s “Recall”

August 26, 2019Premiere, Press Reel

by Matt Micucci, Jazziz  Sumitra, “Recall” Vocalist/pianist Sumitra is set to release her fourth album as a leader. Bittersweet features bassist Carlitos del Puerto and drummer Brian Blade, and it was produced by her husband, guitarist Alex Machacek. We’re delighted to present you with the premiere of the video for “Recall,” one of Sumitra’s seven originals … Read More

Q&A: Jazziz Chats to Oran Etkin about his Upcoming Release, “Finding Friends Far from Home”

August 26, 2019Features, Interviews, Press Reel

Matt Micucci, Jazziz Internationally acclaimed clarinetist/composer Oran Etkin will release Finding Friends Far from Home: A Journey with Clara Net on August 30. Etkin founded the Timbalooloo method of introducing children to music and this new record is a continuation of his innovative music education work. Recorded and filmed on location in Zimbabwe, Turkey, Czech Republic and China … Read More