10 BEST QUARANTINE CONCERTS ONLINE: Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra, Virtual Birdland – The New York Times

July 21, 2020Birdland, Event Announcement, Press Reel

By Jon Pareles, The New York Times Some livestreamed concerts emulate the one-time-only experience of live shows — they’re webcast just once in real time, then disappear from the web. Others recognize that anything that’s digitized can be recorded and replayed. Here, alphabetically, are 10 of the best virtual concerts that have stayed online. Read … Read More

ANNOUNCEMENT: Jorge Perez-Albela Releases New Album Featuring Singer Sissy Castrogiovanni – Broadwayworld

July 10, 2020Event Announcement, New Release, Press Reel

By Editor, Broadway World Today marks the release of percussionist Jorge Perez-Albela’s debut album The Time is Now. Noted for his skilled work as a sideman with such artists as Maria Schneider, Bert Seager, Danilo Perez and Sofia Rei Perez-Albela offers audiences his first foray as a bandleader on this multicultural, contemporary jazz release which … Read More

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT: RISE UP BROOKLYN! Runs July 10 – July 31st

July 3, 2020Event Announcement, Press Releases

 An HD streaming festival to take action and amplify artists’ voices.  July 10  – 31st, 2020 Presented by composer/saxophonist Yacine Boularès, cultural entrepreneur Caroline Fontanieu and FIRSTLIVE! studio owner Danny Garcia. As an effort to safely revive the New York music scene after the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rise Up Brooklyn! festival presents seven unique performances … Read More