OUT TODAY: Fresh Sound Records Releases Saxophonist Eden Bareket’s Sophomore Album “Night”

October 20, 2018New Release

Today, Fresh Sound Records is proud to release saxophonist and composer Eden Bareket’s sophomore album Night! Featuring Eden’s brother Or Baraket on bass and Chile-native Felix Lecaros on drums, Night serves as a meditation on the contrasting inner worlds of both dark depths and bright peaks. On this nine-track collection, this minimalist group pushes the sound of … Read More

Gabriel Zucker teams up with Tyshawn Sorey for WEIGHTING, out 11/16 on ESP-Disk’

October 17, 2018New Release

Gabriel Zucker’s New Extended Piece Weighting Due Out November 16th on ESP-Disk’ Featuring Tyshawn Sorey, Adam O’Farrill, Eric Trudel Release Show: The Jazz Gallery, November 15th Pianist, composer, and multi-instrumentalist Gabriel Zucker is quickly becoming one of the most prominent voices in the New York avant-garde/creative music scene. A Yale graduate and Rhodes scholar, Zucker’s … Read More

OUT TODAY: Bassist/ Composer Evan Salvacion Levine Debuts New Group on “Mestizo”

October 5, 2018New Release

Shifting Paradigm Records is proud to release Mestizo, the new album from bassist and composer Evan Salvacion Levine TODAY! Mestizo, Levine’s sophomore release as a leader, debuts his new trio project, which features Matt Gold on guitar and Andrew Green on drums. This seven-track collection of originals – each penned by the Chicago-based musician – celebrates both his … Read More

REVIEW: Jazz Trail Reviews Ilhan Ersahin’s “Istanbul Sessions – Solar Plexus” – OUT TODAY!

September 28, 2018Features, New Release, Reviews

Filipe Freitas, Jazz Trail New York-based Swedish-Turkish saxophonist Ilhan Fredrik Ersahin is not only an eclectic musician and composer but also a successful club owner since 2002, the year he opened Nublu in Manhattan’s East Village. Boasting the same alternative sounds this club has been cultivated for more than a decade, the project Istanbul Sessions … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Guitarist/ Composer Gene Ess Announces New Album “Apotheosis” – Out November 6th, 2018

September 27, 2018New Release, Special Announcement

Esteemed Japanese-American guitarist and composer Gene Ess is proud to announce the November 6th release of Apotheosis, the fourth album from his quintet Fractal Attraction. Featuring Thana Alexa on vocals, Sebastien Ammann on piano, Yasushi Nakamura on bass, and Clarence Penn on drums, Apotheosis speaks to the astonishing quality of the spirit and of the … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Vocalist John Minnock Announces New Album “Right Around the Corner” and Release Show @ Don’t Tell Mama, NYC

September 26, 2018Event Announcement, New Release, Special Announcement

Renowned vocalist John Minnock is thrilled to celebrate the forthcoming release of his new album “Right Around the Corner” at Don’t Tell Mama on Saturday, October 6th at 8:30 PM! For this exciting pre-release show, John will be joined once again by the great Deborah Lippmann, whose last performance at Don’t Tell Mama brought the audience to their feet.   “Right Around the … Read More