REVIEW: Ben Tiberio’s ‘Rare Peace’ – Jazz Weekly

December 5, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

by George Harris, Jazz Weekly “Playing basses, guitar and adding vocals, Ben Tiberio brings together a lyrical post bop team of Nathan Reisning/as, Lex Korten/p-key, Evan Hyde/dr and guest Morgan Guerin/ts for a collection of graceful originals.” Read the full review here.

GRAMMY NEWS: Charlie Rosen and Jake Silverman Celebrate GRAMMY® Nomination for Arrangement “Meta Knight’s Revenge” on The 8-Bit Big Band’s Backwards Compatible

December 3, 2021GRAMMY Awards, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Charlie Rosen and Jake Silverman Celebrate GRAMMY® Nomination for Arrangement “Meta Knight’s Revenge” on The 8-Bit Big Band’s Backwards Compatible “Meta Knight’s Revenge” is nominated for Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella at the 64th GRAMMY® Awards New York, NY – The 8-Bit Big Band’s January 2021 release, Backwards Compatible has received a GRAMMY® Nomination … Read More

GRAMMY NEWS: Pianist Bill O’Connell Celebrates GRAMMY® Nomination for Composition “Chopsticks” on Richard Baratta’s Music in Film: The Reel Deal

December 2, 2021GRAMMY Awards, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Pianist Bill O’Connell Celebrates GRAMMY® Nomination for Composition “Chopsticks” on Richard Baratta’s Music in Film: The Reel Deal “Chopsticks” is nominated for Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella at the 64th GRAMMY® Awards New York, NY – “Chopsticks,” the fourth track off of drummer Richard Baratta’s album Music in Film: The Reel Deal, which was … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Vocalist Catherine Russell to Release New Album, ‘SEND FOR ME’, Out April 1, 2022 via Dot Time Records

December 2, 2021New Release, Press Releases

GRAMMY® Nominated Vocalist Catherine Russell to Release New Album, Send For Me Out April 1, 2022 via Dot Time Records Release Tour Kicks off February 4 through May 13 “One of jazz’s most celebrated vocalists…a dogged song sleuth with a vast and varied book of salty blues, swooning ballads, pre World War II pop tunes, … Read More

HOLIDAY GUIDE: Steven Feifke and Benny Benack’s ‘Seasons Swingin’ Greetings’ – Jazziz

December 2, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

by Mark Ruffin, Jazziz “Two ascending stars of the New York jazz scene have gotten together for what is definitely one of the most fun holiday releases of the year. “Season’s Swingin’ Greetings” (Cellar Music Group) finds the young trumpeter/vocalist Benny Benack III the perfect ornament for the Steven Feifke Big Band.” Read the complete article … Read More

REVIEW: Benny Benack & Steven Feifke’s ‘Season’s Swingin’ Greetings’ – Jazz History Online

December 1, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

by Thomas Cunniffe, Jazz History Online “Covering Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Year’s Eve, Benny Benack‘s holiday collaboration with Steven Feifke offers “Season’s Swingin’ Greetings” to his evergrowing fan base. The album was recorded over a three-year period with some tracks recorded remotely thanks to COVID. But the recording method is secondary on this delightful album, as Benack … Read More

REVIEW: Rachel Eckroth’s ‘The Garden’ – Jazzwise

December 1, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

by Peter Quinn, Jazzwise “This new collection from singer, songwriter, pianist, producer and multi-instrumentalist Rachel Eckroth, her first release on Rainy Days Records, presents a fascinating sonic journey in the company of an outstanding band.” Read the full review here.