By Hectór Martin, Canción a Quemarropa Ya tenemos en nuestras manos el nuevo lanzamiento de Brecker Brothers, una de las combinaciones más salvajes entre los músicos de jazz fusión más importantes de varias década del estilo (70, 80 y 90). Bajo el título de Live and Unreleased, los hermanos Brecker grabaron este disco el 2 … Read More
By Editors, Jazzwise Pianist and producer Jesse Fischer’s new album, Resilience, will be released on August 7, and we are pleased to present the premiere of the eponymous opening track from the album. The track features trumpeter Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah alongside Fischer on piano and various keyboards, with Morgan Guerin (tenor sax), Jordan Peters … Read More
Por José Ramón, La Habitación del Jazz Mafalda Minnozzi es cantante, compositora, arreglista, diseñadora de su propio vestuario y multifacética cultural nacida en Pavía, Italia. Lea esta reseña aquí.
By Matt Micucci, JAZZIZ Looking for some Monday motivation? We’ve got you covered. From a king’s comeback album to a celebration of the Brazilian songwriting tradition, here are five new songs that you can listen to right now to start your week the right way. Read the full article here.
By Wulf Muller, Wulf’s Music + Blog Dave Bryant / Night Visitors – the former keyboarder, pianist of Ornette Coleman’s Prime Time group delivers with ‘Night Visitors’ an album in the tradition of Coleman’s compositional and improvisational methodology, Harmolodics. Bassist Charnett Moffett, who as well performed with Coleman, and multi-percussionist Gregg Bendian join forces with … Read More
By Matt Micucci, JAZZIZ Charles McPherson Explores the Relationship Between Jazz and Dance Artforms in New Project: Bebop luminary Charles McPherson explores the exciting relationship between jazz and dance artforms on his new project, Jazz Dance Suites, due out September 25 via Chazz Mack. Read the full article here.
By Rob Lester, Talkin’ Broadway To be gentle and understated appears to be the stated mission of singer Lauren Henderson’s way with a song. And the quiet, laser-beam-focused approach works with the well-chosen standards that make up The Songbook Session. The caring, knowing tip-toeing through “Tenderly” and the hushed sultriness lavished upon “Sabor a Mi” … Read More
By Brian Zimmerman, JAZZIZ Live From Our Living Rooms presents musicians of the highest caliber in virtual performances to audiences worldwide that provide alternative revenue streams while live venues are unavailable during the COVID-19 pandemic. Listen to this interview here.
By Will Layman, PopMatters Matthew Stevens is state-of-the-art jazz guitar in 2020, someone who is at home with a huge range of the best musicians of the moment—recently recording with Dave Douglas, Terri Lyne Carrington, Esperanza Spalding, and so many more. His approach and influences span the scene, reflecting the obvious (he may often remind … Read More