David Weiss Announces Spring Tour Throughout the West Coast and Canada this Month!

April 4, 2019Press Releases, Special Announcement

Acclaimed Trumpeter, Composer and Arranger David Weiss Embarks Upon Spring Tour with Sextet, Featuring Marcus Strickland and Myron Walden Shows in: Los Angeles, Ft. Bragg, Half Moon Bay, Napa, Windsor,  Denver, Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary “The sextet skirts the outer reaches of straight-ahead jazz, innovating while drawing from tradition. The recording benefits from the familiarity … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Ralph Peterson’s Messenger Legacy Announces New Album LEGACY, out 5/20

March 22, 2019New Release, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Ralph Peterson’s Messenger Legacy Celebrates Art Blakey’s Centennial with New Release Legacy: Alive Volume 6 at the Side Door, due out May 20 on Onyx Productions Featuring the Messenger Legacy Band: Ralph Peterson, Bobby Watson, Bill Pierce, Brian Lynch, Geoffrey Keezer and Essiet Essiet Official Release Show at the Kennedy Center, May 31st When it … Read More

Spanish Harlem Orchestra Wins Third Grammy at the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards!

February 11, 2019Special Announcement

Spanish Harlem Orchestra Wins Third Grammy at the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards! Anniversary is the Winner of Best Tropical Latin Album! Led by renowned pianist, composer, arranger and musical director, Oscar Hernández, 5X GRAMMY® nominated Spanish Harlem Orchestra is truly honored and grateful to announce their third GRAMMY® win! The 13-piece ensemble graciously accepted the … Read More

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Ralph Peterson’s Messenger Legacy Prepares for New Spring Release with Extensive International Tour!

January 23, 2019Press Releases, Special Announcement

Following the successful double release of I Remember Bu: Alive Vol. 4 with The Gen-Next Big Band and Inward Venture with Aggregate Prime, iconic drummer, bandleader and Berklee professor Ralph Peterson Jr. is now thrilled to continue his restless touring schedule with the Messenger Legacy ensemble. Due to release a new album on May 20th, … Read More

REVIVE Music Announces Blue After Dark’s New Host Melanie Charles + Resident DJ Casey Benjamin aka DJ Stutzmcgee

January 7, 2019Event Announcement, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Revive Music is thrilled to launch the next installment of their renowned jam session/jazz party Blue After Dark, with new host Melanie Charles. Alongside Charles, resident DJ and GRAMMY Award-Winning artist, Casey Benjamin aka DJ Stutzmcgee will spin rare funk & jazz/ future soul all night long. Frequented by popular musicians from all over the … Read More

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Kathy Kosins Joins Line-up on Entertainment Cruise Productions: Blue Note at Sea

December 20, 2018Press Releases, Special Announcement

With Brett Williams (Keys), Chris Gaskell (Bass) & Gene Coye (Drums) Entertainment Cruise Productions is proud to announce the addition of ASCAP award-winning vocalist Kathy Kosins to their 2019 Blue Note at Sea line-up. Kosins, who has won the hearts of critics and fans around the globe with her eclectic musical palette that expands the … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Outside In Music Announces the Release of Jake Leckie’s Debut Album, “The Abode” – Out January 25th, 2019

December 10, 2018New Release, Press Releases, Special Announcement

Outside In Music is proud to announce the January 25th release of The Abode, the debut album from the multi-faceted Jake Leckie. Having lent his talents to a myriad of recordings as both a musician and engineer, the bassist is now thrilled to establish himself as a bandleader, composer and arranger on The Abode. Joined … Read More

Spanish Harlem Orchestra Gains Grammy Nod for “Anniversary”

December 8, 2018Press Releases, Special Announcement

Spanish Harlem Orchestra Anniversary Nominated for Best Tropical Latin Album at the 61st Annual GRAMMY® Awards On Friday, December 7th, it was announced that 2x GRAMMY® Award winning Spanish Harlem Orchestra received a GRAMMY® nomination for Best Tropical Latin Album for Anniversary. Released in April on ArtistShare, their aptly titled sixth album celebrates the all-star salsa … Read More