Vox News Article by Suzanne Lorge – Sarah Elizabeth Charles (Blank Canvas release show on November 2 at Rockwood) / Somi (Carnegie Hall debut on November 18) – Page 11 Review by Pierre Giroux – Sonido Solar – Eddie Palmieri Presents Sonido Solar – Page 21 Review by Marco Cangiano – Peter Erskine – Live … Read More
Review by George Kanzler, page 26 “‘Silent Conversation’ is the most alluring. It features clarion trumpet and bop-oriented alto weaving on the melody and in tandem solos, as well as a memorable turn from Roig. It is a definite highlight of an album chock full of them..” Read the complete review in the full online … Read More
Review by Suzanne Lorge – SONICA (Thana Alexa, Nicole Zuraitis, Julia Adamy) – SONICA – Page 10 *and mention of Catherine Russell’s Send For Me, upcoming performances at Dizzy’s Review by Dan Bilawsky – Steven Feifke/Bijon Watson – Generation Gap Jazz Orchestra – Page 14 Reviews by Anna Steegmann – Esthesis Quartet/Elsa Nilsson – Esthesis … Read More
Downbeat Magazine – September 2022 Issue Reviews: Grant Stewart – The Lighting Of The Lamps (Cellar Music Group) Aaron Seeber – First Move (Cellar Music Group) Feature: Jonathan Barber – “The Drummer as Storyteller”
by George Kanzler, Hot House “No one is more a veteran than Sheila..” “Simplicity, John Minnock, features a singer with a great sense of jazz harmony and an inclination toward the storytelling of cabaret.” Read the full cover story on page 11 of Hot House’s August 2022 issue, here.
What’s News column – The Louis Armstrong House Museum announces 2022 Artist-in-Residence program recipients – Page 5 Feature by Pierre Giroux – Cellar Music Group’s ‘Reel to Real’ includes Live at Room at the Top (Pepper Adams) – Page 11 Review by Ori Dagan – Sheila Jordan – Live at Mezzrow – Page 17 Review … Read More
Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater: August 1 – August 31 Schedule Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are proudly open this August with a full slate of nightly performances! At Birdland Jazz Club, catch John Pizzarelli Trio, Sam Gravitte, Alexa Tarantino Quartet, Karen Mason, Artemis, John Yao Orchestra Plays Bird, Bobby Conte, Gil Evans … Read More
Listed on Chris Philips’ ‘The Blueprint C’ – Geoffrey Keezer’s Playdate and Harish Raghavan’s In Tense – Page 12 Listed on Zela Margossian’s Guest Chart – Lucy Yeghiazaryan and Vanisha Gould’s In Her Words – Page 12 Listed on J-to-Z – Kevin Eubanks and Orrin Evans’ EEE (Eubanks-Evans-Experience) – Page 12 Feature of Jonathan Barber … Read More
The 70th Annual Downbeat Critics Poll is out now, highlighting several albums and artists repped from May 2021-April 2022 at Lydia Liebman Promotions. See the full list below! Rising Star Large Ensemble 1. Ulysses Owens Jr. Big Band Rising Star Soprano Sax 1. Roxy Coss Jazz Artist of the Year 17. Dave Liebman Jazz Album … Read More
by Seton Hawkins, Hot House “After the two years of extreme uncertainty, this full-throttle launch into the spotlight marks a long-overdue live ovation for one of the alto saxophone’s exceptional voices.” Read the cover story on Lakecia Benjamin on page 15 of Hot House Jazz Magazine here.