REVIEW: Russia’s Jazz Quad Reviews Anthony Fung’s “Flashpoint”

August 6, 2018Features, Reviews

Leonid Auskern, Jazz Quad Канадский барабанщик с азиатскими корнями Энтони Фанг родился в городе Ричмонд Хилл, Онтарио. Впервые за ударную установку он сел в десятилетнем возрасте, а джазовое образование получал на родине этой музыки, в таких престижных центрах, как Беркли и Институт джаза им. Телониуса Монка. У него были прекрасные учителя: Данило Перес в Беркли … Read More

OUT NOW! Scott Petito Releases his All-Star Album “Rainbow Gravity” TODAY! (Featuring Jack DeJohnette, Peter Erskine, Rachel Z)

August 1, 2018Event Announcement, Special Announcement

Planet Arts Records is proud to release Rainbow Gravity, the new album from bassist, composer, producer and engineer Scott Petito TODAY! After taking part in nearly a thousand recordings, Petito shines on his second endeavor as a leader, which brings together a true melting pot of world class musicians including saxophonist Bob Mintzer, trumpeter Chris Pasin, guitarist … Read More

FEATURE: Jazziz Features Don Braden’s “Can’t Hide Love” from Latest Album “Earth Wind and Wonder”

August 1, 2018Features, Reviews

Brian Zimmerman, Jazziz Saxophonist Don Braden has made it his career mission to prove there’s no final page in his Great American Songbook. Rather, it’s a tome that keeps expanding, welcoming new composers and new songs with each passing year. Braden’s own genre-spanning recordings are a testament to that point. They’re full of recognizable tunes by … Read More

REVIEW: Textura Reviews Flavio Silva’s “Break Free”

August 1, 2018Features, Reviews

Ron Schepper, Textura Flavio Silva’s physique suggests he could play defensive tackle for an NFL team were he so inclined, which makes his lightness of touch on the guitar all the more striking. The Brazilian native eschews distortion and high-decibel shredding for delicacy and restraint on his self-released Break Free, which features seven originals and a … Read More