Songstress Jackie Gage sets the stage for the modern day siren with debut album “Siren Songs” out March 15

February 5, 2016Special Announcement

“With her alluring mix of jazz and 1970’s soul, and slow-jam R&B, the 25-year-old Gage is in the process of honing a sophisticated sound that belies her age.” – Andrew Gilbert First Orbit Sounds proudly announces the March 15, 2016 release of “Siren Songs”, the debut album from vocalist and composer Jackie Gage. Channeling torch … Read More

New review in Downbeat for ‘Racha S’Miles’

January 28, 2016Reviews

New review in the March issue of Downbeat Magazine for ‘Racha S’Miles’ by Racha Fora. It reads: Racha Fora is an intriguing fusion jazz quartet made up of two Japanese and two Brazilian musicians. They met in Boston and started playing together as a band in 2010. Flutist and EWI player Hiroaki Honshuku leads the … Read More

International Review – Jazz Quad Reviews Dan Wilkins Ensemble “Jnana-Vijnana (Awake)”

January 24, 2016Reviews

The Dan Wilkins Ensemble – Jnana-Vijnana (Awake) Уже при взгляде на обложку альбома сразу интригует его загадочное название. Это санскрит и это выражение обозначает стремление к познанию собственного внутреннего мира и осознанию мира внешнего, как некоей фазы в бесконечной цепочке инкарнаций. Разумеется, такое название альбома уже много говорит об умонастроении его создателя. Дэн Уилкинс, молодой … Read More

Drummer Zane Rodulfo Releases Trinidadian Infused Debut EP “PATHWAYS”

January 22, 2016Special Announcement

DRUMMER ZANE RODULFO TO RELEASE TRINIDADIAN INFUSED DEBUT EP “PATHWAYS” 2/26 FEATURING DAYNA STEPHENS, NIR FELDER & LUQUES CURTIS REVIVE Music proudly announces the February 26 release of “Pathways”, the rousing debut EP from drummer Zane Rodulfo. Accompanied by luminaries such as saxophonist Dayna Stephens, guitarist Nir Felder, guitarist Marvin Dolly, pianist Noble Jolley, bassist … Read More

REVIVE Music Premieres “Soul Vibrations”, first single from Brandee Younger “Wax & Wane”

January 21, 2016Special Announcement

REVIVE Music is proud to release “Soul Vibrations”, the first single off Brandee Younger’s sophomore CD “Wax & Wane.” Elevating the harp from orchestra pit to center stage, “Soul Vibrations” presents a luminous patchwork that stitches cascading sheets of sound and pulsing arpeggios with the thread of tribute. “Wax & Wane” will be available for … Read More

Carlos Averhoff Jr brings Cuban Influenced Jazz to Smoke Jazz Cub for NYC Release of iRESI, celebrating ‘Restaurant Week’

January 15, 2016Event Announcement

Smoke Jazz and Supper Club, located at 2751 Broadway in New York, NY presents Carlos Averhoff Jr iRESI on Thursday, January 20 and Friday, January 21. The three sets are at 7:00, 9:00 and 10:30 PM. More information can be found at www.smokejazz.com. His debut as a leader, iRESI masterfully weaves hard hitting jazz compositions … Read More

Saxophonist and composer Jonathan Greenstein Releases “Vol 1”, the first of three EP’s to be released this year

January 11, 2016Special Announcement

Rabbit Rabbit Rabbit Records proudly announces the January 29 release of “Vol 1”, the first of three EP’s saxophonist and composer Jonathan Greenstein plans to release over the course of this year. Additionally, with the support of Revive Music, Greenstein will kick off his residency at Rockwood Music Hall with the presentation of Vol 1 at Rockwood’s Stage 3 on January … Read More