FEATURE INTERVIEW: “The Pulse” Celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month with Dara Tucker – wbgo

April 21, 2021Features, Interviews, Press Reel

by Keanna Faircloth, The Pulse On this episode of The Pulse, host and WBGO Afternoon Jazz radio personality, Keanna Faircloth, celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month talking with vocalist, pianist and composer, Dara Tucker. The award-winning artist has crafted an engaging style weaving a tapestry of acoustic jazz, soul and more for her angelic voice on her several projects including the latest single, “Secret O’ Life” from … Read More

INTERVIEW: The Baylor Project – NEWS4 St. Louis

March 14, 2021Interviews, Press Reel

By Paige Hulsey, NEWS4 St. Louis There is a special St. Louis connection to tonight’s show! St. Louis native, Marcus Baylor, of The Baylor Project is nominated for “Best Traditional R&B Performance” for “Sit on Down.”  Check this interview here.    

INTERVIEW: Dave Liebman Placing Free Jazz And The Avant Garde In Musical And Historical Perspective – All About Jazz

February 22, 2021Interviews, Press Reel

By Victor L. Schermer, All About Jazz Like free jazz, this interview arose spontaneously from an informal “how are you doin’” telephone conversation between saxophonist Dave Liebman and All About Jazz contributor Vic Schermer. Schermer phoned Liebman to compliment him on his new e-book The Art of Skill: Establishing the Mindset for Unleashing the Music … Read More

REVIEW: From Jazz to Opera to Broadway — Janinah Burnett Does It All – San Francisco Classical Voice

February 13, 2021Features, Interviews, Press Reel

By Lily O’Brien, San Francisco Classical Voice In what almost seems like an alternative universe, not so long ago, when the performing arts weren’t just a virtual reality, you could have found acclaimed soprano Janinah Burnett in any number of places — interpreting roles like Bianca in La Rondine at the Metropolitan Opera House, enchanting … Read More

PODCAST: Allan Harris on All That’s Jazz

February 12, 2021Interviews, Press Reel, Radio/Podcasts

By Allen Scott, All That’s Jazz The Brooklyn-born, Harlem-based vocalist/guitarist/bandleader/composer Allan Harris is one the most accomplished and exceptional singers of his generation. A self-described “storyteller through the genre of jazz” he brings it all together with his new album, ‘Kate’s Soulfood’, a beautiful collection of songs crafted with love and a depth of life … Read More