REVIEW: Clark Sommers: Peninsula Reviewed by All about Jazz

March 19, 2020Uncategorized

By Mike Jurkovic, All About Jazz You enter the music of Chicago bassist/composer Clark Sommers with wary expectations: In its open-ness anything can happen. Dark perambulations pop against lighter propulsions. Dialogues take on thesis, equation and whimsy. Discourse holds its own parlance, gives definition, then allows for civil caucus. Because Ba(sh), a trio defined only by … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Walter Smith III & Matthew Stevens’ IN COMMON 2 out May 15th on Whirlwind Recorings

March 17, 2020New Release, Press Releases

Watler Smith III and Matthew Stevens Present In Common 2, out May 15th on Whirlwind Recordings Long-time musical associates Walter Smith III and Matthew Stevens perform in a multiplicity of projects at the vanguard of the international jazz & improvised music scene: touring and recording with Esperanza Spalding, Ambrose Akinmusire, Christian Scott, Terence Blanchard, Dave … Read More

FEATURE: Elsa Nilsson “Hindsight” – Jazziz

March 13, 2020Press Reel, Reviews

By Matt Micucci, Jazziz Swedish-native, New York City-based flutist/composer Elsa Nilsson translates the language of political movement to music on her third album as a leader. Hindsight was released on February 21 and it is a direct reaction to the results of the 2016 U.S. presidential election, as well as the issues that have manifested … Read More

Carolina Calvache anuncia el lanzamiento de su nuevo Álbum ‘ VIDA PROFUNDA’

March 13, 2020LLP Latino, New Release, Press Reel

Carolina Calvache presenta su segunda producción discográfica Vida Profunda, Este matrimonio entre la poesía y la música estará bajo el sello Sunnyside Records. El lanzamiento de esta producción será este próximo 29 de Mayo del 2020. La pianista, compositora y arreglista Carolina Calvache se complace en anunciar el lanzamiento de su segundo disco Vida Profunda, … Read More