1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Bud Shank
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Jimmy Ruffin
The lesser of his two previous soul/Motown releases, but still a good effort. "Let's Say Goodbye Tomorrow" has a good chorus and should have done better. The producer employs a spoken intro on Burt Ba...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)
Chet Baker Quartet: Chet Baker (trumpet); Russ Freeman (piano); Carson Smith (bass); Bob Neel (drums).
Producer: Richard Bock.
Reissue producer: Michael Cuscuna.
Recorded live at ...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)/Chet Baker Quartet
6 CD / Atlantic (Label) / 2016-06-10Tracks: Giant Steps; Cousin Mary; Countdown; Spiral; Syeeda's Song Flute; Naima; Mr. P.C.; Bags & Trane; Three Little Words; Night We Called It a Day, The; Be-Bop; Late Late Blues, The; Olé; Dahomey Dan...
Artists: John Coltrane
Includes mono versions of the following albums: - Giant Steps - Bags & Trane (with Milt Jackson) - Ole Coltrane - Coltrane Plays The Blues...continue...
Liner Note Authors: Nat Hentoff; Ralph J. Gleason; Joe Goldberg; A.B. Spellman; Ashley Kahn.
Recording information: A & R Studios, New York City (01/15/1959); Atlantic Recording Studios, NYC (0...continue...
1 CD / Tramp Records / 2016-06-10Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / BHM Productions / 2016-06-10Artists: Fred Wesley/Mezzoforte/WDR Big Band/Billy Cobham/Tok Tok Tok
1 CD / Hot Cup / 2016-06-10Tracks: ...After It's Over; 31; Viral Inflection; Gone Song; For Reel; Not Long Now/Long Now; Rapture; Once, But Again...
Artists: Ron Stabinsky
Audio Mixer: Ryan Streber.
Recording information: Oktaven Audio, Yonkers, NY....continue...
London Symphony Orchestra Percussion Ensemble: Steve Reich: Sextet; Clapping Music; Music for Pieces of Wood
1 Super Audio CD / LSO Live / 2016-06-10Tracks: Clapping Music; Music for Pieces of Wood; Sextet: Crotchet = 192; Sextet: Crotchet = 96; Sextet: Crotchet = 64; Sextet: Crotchet = 96; Sextet: Crotchet = 192
Artists: London Symphony Orchestra Percussion Ensemble
LSO Live explore the music of America's most influential living composer with performances of three of his most iconic works: Sextet, Clapping Music and Music...continue...
Audio Mixer: Neil Hutchinson.
Liner Note Authors: Benjamin Picard; Neil Percy.
Recording information: LSO St. Luke's, London (10/30/2015).
Editor: Neil Hutchinson.
1 CD / Svart / 2016-06-10Artists: Jukka Tolonen/KOM Quartet/Jukka Tolonen Ramblin Jazz Band
1 CD / Planet Mu / 2016-06-10Tracks: Withdrawn; In the Eyes; Sheathe; Waiting By an Open Door; Strongest Bonds; Blessed Mother; Premature Exit; Anticipating Violence
Artists: Asher Levitas
Lit Harness is the debut solo album by Asher Levitas, co-founder of the mysterious electronic duo Old Apparatus. The pair were associated with dubstep primarily due to the appearance of their first tw...continue...
4 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Gondwana / 2016-06-10Artists: Matthew Halsall
1 CD / Jazzizit / 2016-06-10Artists: Trudy Kerr
1 CD / Via Veneto Jazz / 2016-06-10Tracks: At Vic's; Drum; Black Hole, The; North Sea; Sunflower; Bob's Mood; Chovendo Na Roseira; Amsterdam After Dark; Mr. G.T.
Artists: Max Ionata
1 CD / Jazz Village / 2016-06-10Artists: Basel Rajoub
Basel Rajoub's Soriana Project is a body of musical works by Syrian composer and instrumentalist Basel Rajoub. The project features collaborations with like-minded artists celebrating...continue...
1 CD / Edition / 2016-06-10Artists: Eyolf Dale
Norwegian pianist and composer Eyolf Dale burst onto the jazz scene in 2008. Wolf Valley is his fifth album as a leader. Dale's previous solo...continue...
1 CD / Jazz Village / 2016-06-10Artists: David Linx/Brussels Jazz Orchestra
On their Jazz Village début, David Linx and the Brussels Jazz Orchestra lovingly reinterpret the music of the great Jacques Brel. The creator of a...continue...
1 CD / Mack Avenue / 2016-06-10Tracks: Bamboleo; Señor Blues; Soldier's Things; Doha Blues; Sunshine of Your Love; Tango; Somebody That I Used to Know; Afternoon in Puebla; Black Coffee; Parlour Song
Artists: Dominick Farinacci
Recording information: Tommy LiPuma Center for Creative Arts, Cleveland, OH.
Photographer: Hollis King....continue...
1 CD / Mack Avenue / 2016-06-10Tracks: Soul Sister; Four Stars From Heaven; Kind of Two Fives; New Beginning; Cell Phone; Montara; Havoc; Tergiversation; Knocks Me off My Feet; Prayer for the Christian Man, A; Stardust/The Minute Waltz
Artists: Warren Wolf (Jazz Vibes)
Recording information: Avatar Studios, New York, NY.
Illustrator: Raj Naik.
Photographer: Steven Parke....continue...
1 CD / Cracked Anegg / 2016-06-10Artists: Gina Schwarz/Jim Black (Drums)
1 CD / S-Curve (USA) / 2016-06-10Artists: Leslie Odom, Jr.
Multifaceted performer Leslie Odom, Jr. can currently be seen on Broadway starring as 'Aaron Burr' in the blockbuster hit musical, "Hamilton."
He is a Grammy...continue...
Singer/actor Leslie Odom, Jr.'s eponymous debut is a set of graceful vocal jazz interpretations of show tunes and popular song. The album was originally self-released in 2014 with nine tracks. He rewo...continue...
1 CD / Universal Music / 2016-06-10Tracks: Ced's Track; Wise Willis; Me Too; Centaur.org; Moorish; Globule; New Birth; Capt. Sandals; Reprise; Peculiar Place; Arise
Artists: Funky Knuckles
This band is comprised of sidemen from some of the most respected acts in music (Beyoncé, Erykah Badu, Talib Kweli), yet possess a sound distinctly...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Ala.Ni
1 CD / Masterworks / 2016-06-10Tracks: There's a Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon for New York; Blue Gardenia; From One Island to Another; Practical Arrangement; Doxy; I'm a Fool to Want You; West Virginia Rose; Só Tinha de Ser Com Você;...
Artists: Branford Marsalis Quartet/Branford Marsalis
One of the most important saxophonists of our time, Branford Marsalis, and leading jazz vocalist Kurt Elling collaborate on a full album for the first...continue...
Personnel: Branford Marsalis (saxophone); Joey Calderazzo (piano); Justin Faulkner (drums).
Recording information: Ellis Marsalis Center for Music, New Orleans, LA.
Titans of modern jazz...continue...
1 CD / Nonesuch (USA) / 2016-06-10Tracks: Delores' Boyfriend; Viper's Drag; Confessin' (That I Love You); Mardi Gras in New Orleans; Lotus Blossom; Waltz for Debby; Big Chief; Rocks in My Bed; Danza, op. 33; Hey Little Girl; Rosetta; Come Su...
Artists: Allen Toussaint
Personnel: Allen Toussaint (piano); Bill Frisell (electric guitar); Charles Lloyd (tenor saxophone); David Piltch (upright bass); Jay Bellerose (drums, percussion).
Audio Mixer: Ryan Freeland....continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Snarky Puppy
Culcha Vulcha marks the first time Snarky Puppy has recorded in a studio in eight years. Between 2006's The Only Constant and this, the Texas-bred, Brooklyn-based collective issued a generous slate of...continue...
1 CD / Gondwana / 2016-06-10Artists: Mammal Hands
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Michael Janisch
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Artists: Koki Nakano
2 CD / Hypertension Music (UK) / 2016-06-10Artists: Mungo Jerry
1 CD / 33Xtreme / 2016-06-10Artists: Benet McLean
1 CD / Sireena / 2016-06-10Tracks: Serene Morning; Point I; Point II; Point III; Point IV; Holon; Tonic Dominant; Reality
Artists: Oleg Pissarenko Band
Personnel: Oleg Pissarenko (guitar); Raun Juurikas (keyboards); Mihkel Mälgand (double bass); Ahto Abner (drums).
Audio Mixer: Johannes Lohmus.
Recording information: Estonian Radio...continue...
4 CD / Enlightenment / 2016-06-10Tracks: Three Little Words; Smooth Groove; Just Friends; Blue Moon; Jump Up; Don't Take Your Love From Me; Confirmation; Lou's Blues; Be My Love; Idaho; Nearness of You, The; Mack the Knife; Crosstown Shuffl...
Artists: Lou Donaldson
4 CD / Enlightenment / 2016-06-10Tracks: Carvin' the Rock; You Go to My Head; De-Dah; Brownie Speaks; Cookin'; Bellarosa; If I Love Again; Down Home; Best Things in Life Are Free, The; Lou's Blues; Cheek to Cheek; Sweet Juice; Stroller, The...
Artists: Lou Donaldson
1 CD / Lake / 2016-06-10Artists: Steve Lane's Famous Southern Stompers
1 CD / / 2016-06-10Tracks: Mi Tempestad; Compa Galletano; Dios Mio; Recuerdos; Encantamiento Yoruba; Tributo a Santiago de Cuba; Antadilla; Tuve una Revelación; Habana Dreams
Artists: The Pedrito Martinez Group
Personnel: Edgar Pantoja Aleman (vocals, keyboards); Pedrito Martínez (vocals, congas); Jhair Sala (vocals, percussion); Alvaro Benavides (vocals).
Liner Note Authors: Pedrito Martíne...continue...
1 CD / Splash Point / 2016-06-10Artists: Alex Webb & the Copasetics
1 CD / Cellar Live Records / 2016-06-10Artists: Organik Vibe Trio
2 CD / Fabulous (USA) / 2016-06-10Tracks: Evil Mama Blues; Elephant's Wobble; Vine Street Blues; Baby Dear; South Street Blues; As I Like It; Things Seem So Blue to Me; Thick Lip Stomp, Pt. 1; Kansas City Shuffle; Muscle Shoals Blues; Sugar;...
Artists: Bennie Moten
Liner Note Author: Paul Watts....continue...
1 CD / Rich Hipster / 2016-06-10Tracks: Diamond Letter; Steady; Meant to Be - (featuring Meet Sims); Soul Mate; Unbreakable; To the Moon; Make Me Fall; Equal - (featuring Rick Ross); These Stones; Indie Girl; Us Against the World; Reinvent...
Artists: Chrisette Michele
Recording information: Jungle City, New York, NY.
Photographer: Blair Caldwell.
After three albums for Def Jam and one for Motown, all of which went Top Ten R&B, Chrisette Michelle Payne...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-08Artists: Grazie Wirtti
1 CD / Wounded Bird / 2016-06-07Tracks: Timeless; Pleasure Control; Night Lover; Where Did All the Girls Come From?; High Time; Hijack; Free Lancing; Stand Up to Yourself; Rush Hour; Happy Time
Artists: James Blood Ulmer
Personnel: James Blood Ulmer (vocals, guitar); Irene Datcher, Diane Wilson, Zenobia Kankerite (vocals); Ronald Drayton (guitar); Oliver Lake (alto saxophone); David Murray (tenor saxophone); Olu Dara ...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-06-06Artists: Lourenço Rebetez
1 CD / / 2016-06-03Artists: Felice Reggio Massimo Currò Manuele Dechaud Trio
1 CD / / 2016-06-03Artists: Mauro Sigura Quartet
1 CD / / 2016-06-03Artists: Lydian Sound Orchestra
1 CD / / 2016-06-03Artists: Romina Capitani
1 CD / / 2016-06-03Artists: Groove & Move
1 CD / / 2016-06-03Artists: Paolo Birro/Paolo Birro Trio/Lee Konitz