VIDEO PREMIERE: NextBop Features Curtis Nowosad’s “The Water Protectors” from New Album!

May 31, 2019Features, Premiere, Press Reel

Sébastien Hélary, NextBop Drummer, social justice advocate, and NYC jazz staple Curtis Nowosad has a monumental new album, his third has a leader, coming June 14th to the Sessionheads United label. The eponymous release, unapologetically focused on social justice, features five originals, four of which are named after notable activists of the past and present, … Read More

VIDEO PREMIERE: Jazziz Premieres the Lead Single off KENNER’s “8Ball City” – Album Due Out May 23, 2019!

April 5, 2019Premiere, Press Reel

Matt Micucci, JAZZIZ Israeli-born keyboardist, producer and composer Kenner will release his debut album, 8Ball City, on May 23. Born out of a difficult time in Kenner’s life, one in which he experienced the painful end of an important relationship and the death of his grandfather, the album took several years to make, and while it was … Read More

NEW RELEASE/PREMIERE – Josean Jacobo & Tumbao to Release “Cimarrón”

March 29, 2019New Release, Premiere

Josean Jacobo & Tumbao Integrate Afro-Descendant Folkloric Idioms on New Jazz Album, Cimarrón Out May 31, 2019 Stream Lead Single “Mind Reset” on Latin Jazz Network Hailed as “The Ambassador of Afro-Dominican Jazz”, pianist, composer and arranger Josean Jacobo is proud to announce the May 31st release of Cimarrón on E7 Studios–  a 10-track collection of compositions brought … Read More

TRACK PREMIERE: Jazziz Magazine Premieres Natalie Cressman & Ian Faquini’s “Lenga Lenga”

March 25, 2019Premiere, Press Reel

Matt Micucci, Jazziz Natalie Cressman and Ian Faquini, “Lenga Lenga” Setting Rays of Summer, out April 5, is the new duo project from trombonist and singer-songwriter Natalie Cressman, and Brazilian composer, guitarist and vocalist Ian Faquini. It draws inspiration from impressionism, jazz and the great Brazilian songwriting tradition. Cressman tells JAZZIZ that “Lenga Lenga” is … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Sivan Arbel To Release Sophomore Album “Change Of Light” 4/2/19/Premieres new single “Change” on WMR

March 4, 2019Premiere, Press Reel, Press Releases

Sivan Arbel Shows New Sides on Sophomore Album Change Of Light Due Out on April 2, 2019 “Sivan Arbel is negotiating the veritable minefield of music in New York with brazen confidence and appears likely to make more interesting and ever wonderful music as a result.” – Raul da Gama, World Music Report Israeli born … Read More