FEATURE: Negroni’s Trio Discusses Inspiration Behind New Album, ‘Esperanzas’ – Jazziz

December 13, 2021Features, Press Reel

by Shaun Brady, Jazziz “In whatever language you speak, esperanza — “hope” in English — has been in distressingly short supply of late, between the turmoil of political divisiveness and the tragedy of a rampaging global virus. But that’s precisely why Negroni’s Trio decided to christen their vibrant 11th album Esperanzas (Sony Latin).” Read the full feature article … Read More

PODCAST: Puerto Rican Drummer Henry Cole Discusses Heritage, New Record – Jazziz

November 17, 2021Features, Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

By Matt Micucci, Jazziz “Puerto Rican master drummer/composer/arranger Henry Cole is known for his versatility and groove. Over the years, he has performed with many of the greats, from Miguel Zenón to Gary Burton and beyond. During this time of intense activity, he also developed his own idiosyncratic “mestizo sound,” which synthesizes African, Indigeound and … Read More