1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Melissa Aldana/Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio
Chilean tenor saxophonist and composer Melissa Aldana was the first female to win the Thelonious Music International Institute's competition for saxophone. Though her two previous recordings were note...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Jeremy Hirokawa
1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Yota Miyazato
3 CD / Trost / 2014-07-22Tracks: Untitled Improvisation; Discipline 27-II/Children of the Sun; Nuclear War; Unidentified Blues; Sophisticated Lady; East of the Sun; Springtime Again; Yeah Man!; Mack the Knife; Day Dream; Love in Out...
Artists: Sun Ra Arkestra
The interplanetary jazz travelers of Sun Ra's Arkestra reached transcendent heights over the many decades their free music spanned. Live in Nickelsdorf 1984 finds a particularly spirited lineup of the...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Cvartetul De Jazz Paul Weiner
1 CD / Trost / 2014-07-22Tracks: Arashi (Storm); Ondo No Huna-Uta (Rower's Song of Ondo); Dora; Fukushima No Ima (Fukushima Now)
Artists: Paal Nilssen-Love/Akira Sakata/Johan Berthling
1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Bill Doggett
1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Amanda Brecker
1 CD / Jazzman / 2014-07-22Tracks: In the Beginning; Inner Emergence; Princess Gabi; Slaves Emancipation; Thokozile Queen Mother
Artists: Tumi Mogorosi (Jazz drummer)
3 CD / Warner Jazz (UK) / 2014-07-22Tracks: Wiggle-Waggle; Fat Mama; Tell Me a Bedtime Story; Oh! Oh! Here He Comes; Jessica; Fat Albert Rotunda; Lil' Brother; Wiggle-Waggle - (mono); Fat Mama - (mono); Ostinato (Suite for Angela); You'll Know...
Artists: Herbie Hancock
Herbie Hancock's three albums for Warner Bros have been compiled before, most notably in Mwandishi: The Complete Warner Bros. Recordings in 1994. The individual titles have been reissued in various ed...continue...
1 CD / AAO Music / 2014-07-22Artists: Dave Brubeck
A nice collection of Jazz Standards performed by one of the greatest Jazz Pianists of all time.
Including such favorites as STARDUST, TEA FOR TWO,...continue...
1 CD / Trost / 2014-07-22Artists: Peter Brötzmann/Sonny Sharrock
1 CD / Green Leaf / 2014-07-22Tracks: Soar Away; Ham Fist; Bethel; Present Joys; Supplication; Seven Seas; Confidence; End To End; Old Putt; Zero Hour
Artists: Uri Caine/Dave Douglas (Trumpet)
Personnel: Uri Caine (piano); Dave Douglas (trumpet).
Audio Mixer: Tyler McDiarmid.
Recording information: The Loove, Brooklyn, NY (12/16/2013/12/17/2013).
Unknown Contributor Rol...continue...
2 CD / Favored Nations Records (USA) / 2014-07-22Artists: Tommy Emmanuel
1 CD / Shanachie / 2014-07-22Tracks: Boogie; Need Some More; Waste My Time; Keep On Shining; What Do You Take Me For?; Surrender; Many Rivers to Cross; How Do You Think; Every Time We Turn It Up; It Could Be Me; I Feel Right; How Do We ...
Artists: The Brand New Heavies
Recording information: Beethoven St. Studios, London; Club Ralph, London; Electromode Studios; Rollover Studios; Shebang Studios; Studio Wool, London.
Photographer: Soren Solkær Starbird....continue...
1 CD / Artistry Music / 2014-07-22Tracks: You's Be So Nice To Come Home To; Haven't We Met; Lately; Come Back To Me Love; Whatever Happened To Me; You Don't Know; Save Your Love For Me; Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry; Island, The; I Sho...
Artists: Freda Payne
1 CD / Piloo / 2014-07-22Tracks: Ghost Stories; Alone in Traffic; TBA; Smile (Sax Solo Intro); Smile; Moving Forward; Halfway; Tripping Step; Stairway to Heaven; Gentle Giant
Artists: Ada Rovatti
Personnel: Ada Rovatti (sopranino saxophone, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Dean Brown , Adam Rogers (guitar); Zach Brock (violin); Anne Drummond (flute); Janek Gwizdala (baritone saxophone); Ra...continue...
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2014-07-22Tracks: Araziel; Sheviel; Metatron; Shamdan; Kenunit; Caila; Ielahiah; Nehinah
Artists: John Zorn (Composer)/Zion80
Zion 80 is the brainchild of guitarist Jon Madof, a wildly popular project that seamlessly blends the Afro pop stylings of the legendary Fela Kuti...continue...
Personnel: Yoshie Fruchter, Jon Madof (guitar); Jessica Lurie (flute, baritone saxophone); Matt Darriau (kaval, clarinet, alto saxophone); Greg Wail (tenor saxophone); Zach Mayer (baritone saxophone);...continue...
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2014-07-22Tracks: Whispers of Heavenly Death, The; Song at Sunset; Halcyon Days; Portals; Sea Drift; Song of the Open Road; Body Electric, The; Mystic Cyphers; America
Artists: John Zorn (Composer)
Following up on the success of 2013's Dreamachines, the third release by the classic Nova Express quartet is inspired by and dedicated to American poetic...continue...
1 CD / Rune Grammofon (Norway) / 2014-07-22Tracks: Curvature; Kauri; Jacana
Artists: Paal Nilssen-Love/Sten Sandell
Personnel: Paal Nilssen-Love (drums, percussion); Sten Sandell (piano).
Audio Mixer: Thomas Hukkelberg.
Recording information: Kongsberg Jazzfestival, Norway (07/05/2013)....continue...
1 CD / Mack Avenue / 2014-07-22Tracks: 60th & Broadway; Dark Times; Interior Motive; Morning After, The; I Don't Give a Damn Blues; Dr. Jekyll; How High the Moon; We'll Meet Under the Stars; New Journey; Don't Fall Off the L.E.J.; Not Whi...
Artists: Sean Jones Quartet/Sean Jones
1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Kazuma Fujimoto
1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Tommy Emmanuel
1 CD / / 2014-07-22Artists: Joyce Moreno (formerly Joyce )
1 CD / Hubro / 2014-07-22Tracks: Aeronautics; Chopping Wood In My Brand New Moon Boots; Digital Cigarettes; Darkness; Blue Baboon and Carpenter; Spacemonkey; Meanwhile In a Galaxy Far Away; Long Distance Call; Landing Day
1 CD / Select-O-Hits / 2014-07-15Artists: Ed Stone (Guitarist)
1 CD / Origin Records / 2014-07-15Tracks: Moving; Far and Awake; Ventimiglia; Dom's Riff; Rover; Norwegian; Somnambulist; Only Shallow
Artists: Todd Bishop
Personnel: Todd Bishop (drums); Richard Cole (alto flute, bass clarinet, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone); Weber Iago (piano, Fender Rhodes piano); Chris Higgins (acoustic bass)...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-15Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / / 2014-07-15Artists: Kiyomi Otaka
1 CD / / 2014-07-15Artists: Skymark
2 CD / / 2014-07-15Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / / 2014-07-15Artists: Yosuke Yamashita
1 CD / Blue Note (Label) / 2014-07-15Artists: Henry Butler/Steven Bernstein (Trumpet)
Who better to initiate the rebirth of Impulse! Records than Henry Butler? After all, the first time the label was given a new life in 1986, their first recording was Flyin' Around, his debut album as ...continue...
1 CD / Motorik / 2014-07-15Tracks: Weeping Wall; All Saints; Some Are; Neuköln - Night; Art Decade; Warszawa; Neuköln - Day; Moss Garden
Artists: Dylan Howe
1 CD / Sounds of Yesteryear / 2014-07-15Artists: Stan Kenton
1 CD / Rastacan / 2014-07-15Tracks: Interactions #2; Interactions #6; Interactions #1; Interactions #5; Interactions #4; H+A+Solo 4; F+Solo 3; C+D; G; Solo 1; E
Artists: Andrew Dewar/Andrew Raffo Dewar
Personnel: Andrew Raffo Dewar (soprano saxophone); John Shiubra (electric guitar); Kyle Bruckmann (oboe, English horn); Gino Robair (percussion).
Audio Mixer: Myles Boisen.
Liner Note Au...continue...
1 CD / Heads Up Records / 2014-07-15Tracks: Desire; Lip Service; Given It Up; Sweet Spot; Sookie Sookie; All the Way; When I Was Your Man; Shining Star; City Lights; Anytime
Artists: Richard Elliot
With Lip Service, Richard Elliot has come full circle as one of the reigning merchants of Soul Jazz and cementing his role as one of...continue...
1 CD / Sounds of Yesteryear / 2014-07-15Artists: Gerald Wilson
Originally broadcast as part of the Jubilee radio program, On Jubilee: 1946-1947 brings together several live performances by the Gerald Wilson Orchestra. An influential California-based bandleader, W...continue...
1 CD / DG Deutsche Grammophon (USA) / 2014-07-15Artists: Richard Reed Parry
Music for Heart and Breath is Richard Reed Parrys debut as classical composer who is mostly known from the Grammy Nominated Uber Indie Rock Band...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-15Artists: Tokyo Cinema Jazz Trio
1 CD / Wounded Bird / 2014-07-15Artists: Hubert Laws
Personnel: Hubert Laws (flute); Bob James (keyboards); Glen Deardorff (guitar); Gary King (bass); Harvey Mason (drums); Members of the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra.
This live set finds flut...continue...
1 CD / Wounded Bird / 2014-07-15Artists: Hubert Laws
Originally released as two separate volumes on CTI Records in 1974, the 2014 two-fer Then There Was Light, Vols. 1 & 2 combines these superb albums from jazz flutist Hubert Laws. These are fantastic '...continue...
2 CD / Wounded Bird / 2014-07-15Artists: Weather Report
This is a specially imported limited edition 20-bit digital remaster from Japan.
All tracks have been digitally remastered.
While side two of I Sing the Body Electric gives us heavily ed...continue...
1 CD / Origin / 2014-07-15Tracks: Preamble; Forward; Forgotten Peoples; Equality; We, The People, Pt. 1; If We Must Die; Our Dreams; We, The People, Pt. 2; Speak To Your Silence (Our Voices Matter); Slave States; We, The People, Pt. ...
Artists: Anthony Branker & Word Play
Composer: Anthony Branker.
Personnel: Alison Crockett (vocals, spoken vocals); Ralph Bowen (flute, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); David Binney (alto saxophone); Conrad Herwig (trombone); ...continue...
1 CD / Sweetspot Records / 2014-07-15Tracks: Oh! Look At Me Now One; All I Need is the Girl Two; Hundred Years From Today Three, A; I Know What I've Got Four; Things We Said Today Five; Oh You Crazy Moon Six; Heat Wave Seven; Kiss To Build a Dr...
Artists: Al Basile
1 CD / Wounded Bird / 2014-07-15Artists: The Eleventh House/Larry Coryell
1 CD / Water / 2014-07-15Tracks: Common Knowledge; There is No Greater Love; Cantaloupe Island; On a Misty Night; Time Well Spent; I Should Care; Lover Man; Single Petal of a Rose; Fall; Blue Interlude; Stellar; Rhythm and Blues
Artists: Andy LaVerne/Andy LaVerne Trio
Andy LaVerne Trio: Andy LaVerne (piano); George Mraz (bass); Al Foster (drums).
Andy LaVerne is a fabulous pianist with an exquisite touch. The trio includes George Mraz on bass and Al Foster o...continue...
1 CD / Squatty Roo Records / 2014-07-15Tracks: Satin Doll; Take the a Train; Body and Soul; Mood Indigo; Contrapuntal Riposte; Passion Flower; Me and You; I'm Beginning To See the Light; It Don't Mean a Thing; Acht O'Clock Rock; Satin Doll (Endin...
Artists: Duke Ellington
2 CD / / 2014-07-15Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / / 2014-07-15Artists: Sonny Clark
Of interest to fans of the superb hard bop pianist, this recording combines material from two separate dates. "Royal Flush" and "Lover" are from the January 1958 Cool Struttin' session and are availab...continue...