1 CD / Sojourn Records / 2015-09-04Tracks: Steppin' Out; 201 Poplar; Galveston; Betcha By Golly Wow; Euclid and Lamar; Stairway to the Stars; Culver Viaduct Rehabilitation Project; More Than You Know
Artists: Brad Allen Williams (Guitar)
Personnel: Brad Allen Williams (electric guitar, electric sitar); Tyshawn Sorey (drums).
Audio Mixer: John Davis .
Recording information: The Bunker Studio, Brooklyn, NYC (2012-08-20_201...continue...
2 CD / Earmusic / 2015-09-04Artists: Incognito
1 CD / Firehouse / 2015-09-04Tracks: Cascades; Blood; Cheshire Hotel; Sadness; Solitude; Ida Lupino; Aisha; Platform; When; Leola
Artists: Mary Halvorson
Personnel: Mary Halvorson (guitar).
Audio Mixer: Nick Lloyd.
Liner Note Author: Sergio Picirilli.
Recording information: Firehouse 12 (11/04/2014/11/05/2014); Firhouse 12 (11/04/2...continue...
1 CD / Odradek / 2015-09-04Tracks: Finally Home; Morons in My Closet; Beauty and the Beat; Restless Minds; Barney's 9 Lives; Breaking the Silence; Blurry Shapes; Too Much; Stuck in a Dream; On the Dream; Serendipity
Artists: Paul Fox Collective
Personnel: Stephanie Neigel (vocals); Zacharias Zschenderlein (guitar, vocoder); Markus Ehrlich (flute, tenor saxophone); Robert Kesternich (piano, Fender Rhodes piano, Moog synthesizer); Maurice Kueh...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2015-09-04Artists: John Hébert
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2015-09-04Artists: Romero Lubambo
1 CD / Cold Blue / 2015-09-04Artists: Chas Smith (Shapes of Race Cars)/Chas Smith
This new work by composer/performer Chas Smith - an instrument designer/builder and steel guitarist - is both intimate and darkly brooding. As the quietly monolithic...continue...
1 CD / Concord / 2015-09-04Artists: Lizz Wright
Lizz Wright makes her Concord debut with Freedom & Surrender. Renowned for her earthy voice & emotive straight -forward vocals, she teams with 4-time GRAMMY-winning...continue...
1 CD / Spartacus / 2015-09-04Artists: Scottish National Jazz Orchestra/Makoto Ozone
1 CD / Musiques Suisses / 2015-08-28Artists: Urs Bollhalder/Heiri Kaenzig/Kevin Chesham
The new trio recording of the exceptional Swiss jazz pianist Urs Bollhalder finds him collaborating with the renowned double bass player Heiri Känzig and the...continue...
2 CD / Schema (USA) / 2015-08-28Artists: Lesiman/Paolo Renosto
"Music especially created for films, television, radio, publicity and industrial use". Despite the disclaimer attaching to these two records this is top quality material (even...continue...
1 CD / Naxos of America / 2015-08-28Artists: César Orozco/Orozco
César Orozco is a prolific Cuban/Venezuelan pianist, composer, music producer, and arranger with an innovative approach of fusion between Venezuelan and Cuban traditional music with...continue...
Klaus Koch/Ernst-Ludwig Petrowsky/Heinz Becker/Sachse/Steve Lacy/Harry Miller (Bass): Jazzwerkstatt Peitz Box 1
3 CD / Jazzwerkstatt / 2015-08-28Artists: Klaus Koch/Ernst-Ludwig Petrowsky/Heinz Becker/Sachse/Steve Lacy/Harry Miller (Bass)
STEVE LACY 'AT JAZZWERKSTATT PEITZ' . Somebody once asked Steve Lacy: "Steve, please explain in ten seconds what's the difference between composition and improvisation." Lacy's...continue...
2 CD / Cantaloupe / 2015-08-28Artists: DJ Spooky/Kronos Quartet
Conceived as a reimagining of director D.W. Griffith's infamously racist 1915 silent film The Birth of a Nation, Rebirth of a Nation, recorded with the...continue...
1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2015-08-28Artists: Stefano Battaglia Trio
On his sixth album for ECM the Italian pianist and his trio reflect on the work of American composer Alec Wilder (1907 - 1980). "My...continue...
1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2015-08-28Artists: Gianluca Petrella/Enrico Rava Quartet
A cross-generational project by Enrico Rava, the ever youthful grand master of Italian Jazz. . With Manfred Eicher producing, the five Italians recorded a program...continue...
1 CD / Bethlehem Records / 2015-08-28Tracks: Plain Gold Ring [Mop Mop Rework] - (remix); My Baby Just Cares for Me [The Reflex Edit]; Mood Indigo [Renegades of Jazz Remix] - (remix); Little Girl Blue [Maestro Remix] - (remix); Love Me or Leave ...
Artists: DJ Maestro/Nina Simone
Perhaps not as well known to the general public, Bethlehem Records earned its place in jazz history with the release of debut albums from artists...continue...
Liner Note Author: DJ Maestro....continue...
1 CD / / 2015-08-28Tracks: Maya's Song; When You Stop Seeing; Treelogy [Live]; Painting [Live]; Elusive [Live]; Endless Winter; Shades; Looking Back (Quiet Reflection) [Live]
Artists: Shai Maestro Trio
Audio Mixers: Shai Maestro; Ziv Ravitz.
Liner Note Author: Shai Maestro.
Recording information: Lastrada, Marciac, France (10/11/2014); Studio Sextan, Malakoff, France (10/11/2014); Syst...continue...
5 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: John Coltrane
5 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: Wes Montgomery
5 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: Miles Davis
5 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: Sonny Rollins
1 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: Hugo Fattoruso
5 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: Thelonious Monk
5 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: Bill Evans (Piano)
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2015-08-21Tracks: Purification; Double Dorje; Renunciation; Truth of Cessation; Wrathful Compassion; Diamond Vehicle; Lineage
Artists: Louis Belogenis
Tenor saxophonist Louie Belogenis plays with a luminous open heart, and a tone reminiscent of Albert Ayler. Cutting his teeth with masters such as Rashied...continue...
Personnel: Louis Belogenis (tenor saxophone); Dave Douglas (trumpet); Tyshawn Sorey (drums).
Audio Mixer: James Dellatacoma.
Recording information: 02/27/2015....continue...
1 CD / Pi / 2015-08-21Tracks: Supercell; Furthermore; Rhinocerisms; Moment Twice; Motive, A; Skeletope; Vibrograph; Enigmatic Runner
Artists: Liberty Ellman
Personnel: Liberty Ellman (guitar); Steve Lehman (alto saxophone); Jonathan Finlayson (trumpet); Jose Davila (trombone, tuba); Damion Reid (drums).
Audio Mixer: Liberty Ellman.
1 CD / Adventure / 2015-08-21Tracks: Welcoming; Huge Moon; Almost April; Unusual Weather; Sung to Sleep; Thunder Tactics; Longhair Mobile; Homeward; Not Even the Summer; Sightings; Big Feelings; Thunder Tactics Reprise; Manthing
Artists: Michael Manring
Audio Remasterer: Ken Lee .
Recording information: Mobius Music&Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California; Takoma Recording, Takoma Park, Maryland.
In the '80s, Windham Hill Records had a re...continue...
1 CD / E1 Music Entertainment / 2015-08-21Artists: Winston Turner/Winston Turner Quintet
1 CD / Trippin & Rhythm / 2015-08-21Artists: Nicholas Cole
2 CD / Relativity Entertainment / 2015-08-21Artists: Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra/Wynton Marsalis
1 CD / High Note / 2015-08-21Tracks: Real Thing, The; Pure Pat; Summertime; Night Has a Thousand Eyes, The; Little boat; For George and Trane; Sleep Warm; Chief, The
Artists: Eric Alexander (Saxophone)
Personnel: Eric Alexander (tenor saxophone); Harold Mabern (piano); Joe Farnsworth (drums).
Audio Mixer: Rudy Van Gelder.
Recording information: Van Gelder Recording Studio, Englewood Cl...continue...
1 CD / High Note / 2015-08-21Tracks: Painted Lady; Long as You're Living; Spoken Introduction; Somos Novios (It's Impossible); Sophisticated Lady/There Are Such Things/Man of Music; Whistling Away the Dark; Spoken Introduction; People i...
Artists: Abbey Lincoln
Composers: Dizzy Gillespie; Duke Ellington; George W. Meyer; Oscar Brown, Jr.
Personnel: Phil Wright (piano); Doug Sides (drums).
Audio Mixer: Jon Rosenberg.
Liner Note Author: Da...continue...
1 CD / Relativity (Label) / 2015-08-21Artists: Sha-Shaty
1 CD / Forced Exposure / 2015-08-21Artists: Federico Bertelli Quartet/Nicola Stilo
1 CD / Origin / 2015-08-21Tracks: Gaia; Gone; Seclusion; Scene West; Beijing; Fox Hunt; 1929; Sukiyaki; MFLOAT; In Your Green Slick Thing
Artists: Tad Britton
Recording information: Infinity Productions, Seattle (05/17/1992/06/28/1992); Jack Straw Productions, Seattle (05/17/1992/06/28/1992); Infinity Productions, Seattle (08/25/1993/09/09/1993); Jack Straw...continue...
5 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / OA2 Records / 2015-08-21Tracks: Lapin Äidin Kehto Laulu [Lapland Mother's Cradle Song]; Taivas on Sininen ja Valkoinen [The Sky is Blue and White]; Karjalan Kunnailla [Hills of Karelia]; Väliaikainen [Temporary]; Ken voi ...
Artists: Juli Wood
Audio Mixer: Ken Christianson.
Recording information: ProMusica, Chicago (01/28/2015).
Photographers: Ken Christianson; Renee Gooch....continue...
1 CD / Baja / 2015-08-21Tracks: Two of a Kind; Alley Cat; Don't Hold Back; Saturday Night; Call of the Sirens; In the Moment; Open Space; Malibu; Spin Cycle; Night Flyer; Milkshake; Everything
Personnel: Nils (guitars); Ernie Ball (strings).
Audio Mixer: David Rideau.
Photographer: Peter Mars....continue...
1 CD / Shanachie / 2015-08-21Tracks: Westward; Crossing; Puentes; Last Minute Blues; Daily Bread; Lucky Southern; Salamanca; Duality; Sun Rays; Noir
Artists: Chuck Loeb/Eric Marienthal
Personnel: Chuck Loeb (guitar, strings).
Audio Mixer: Phil Magnotti.
Liner Note Authors: Chuck Loeb; Eric Marienthal.
Recording information: Automotive Recording; Sax Trax Studios...continue...
1 CD / Origin / 2015-08-21Artists: Clay Giberson
2 CD / / 2015-08-21Tracks: Triumphant Journey, The; Afro Latin Jazz Suite, Movement I: Mother Africa, The - (featuring Rudresh Mahanthappa); Afro Latin Jazz Suite, Movement II: All of the Americas, The; Afro Latin Jazz Suite, ...
Artists: Arturo O'Farrill/Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra
Audio Mixer: Katherine Miller.
Liner Note Authors: Kabir Sehgal; Arturo O'Farrill.
Recording information: Abdala Studios, Havana, Cuba (12/19/2014-12/21/2014).
Editors: Katherine ...continue...
1 CD / Abstract Logix / 2015-08-21Artists: Gary Willis
1 CD / Delmark (Label) / 2015-08-21Artists: Dave McDonnell Group
1 CD / OA2 Records / 2015-08-21Tracks: ESP; Cheap Rent; Electric Squeezebox; Compus Mentis; Bolenge Shuffle; It's Gonna Be Allright; Gap Toothed Grin; Chataigne Grilles; People Music; Trotsky
Artists: Erik Jekabson/Electric Squeezebox Orchestra
Recording information: San Francisco Musicians Union, San Francisco (12/06/2014/06/07/2014)....continue...
1 CD / Via Veneto Jazz / 2015-08-21Artists: Enzo Pietropaoli
3 CD / Centering Records / 2015-08-21Tracks: For Fannie Lou Hamer; Vermeer; Awash in the Midst of an Angel's Tears; Essence; Flower Song [Take 2]; Just Feel; Feet As Roses; Gongs for Deaf Dreams; Sweet Breeze; Flower Song [Take 1]; Villages, Gr...
Artists: William Parker (Bass)
Audio Mixer: Petr Cancura.
Liner Note Author: Philip Clark.
Recording information: Paris, France (01/2012); The Gallery Recording Studio, Brooklyn (01/2012); Paris, France (03/06/2011); ...continue...
1 CD / Positive / 2015-08-21Tracks: Jaco Smiled; One Night in Mumbai; Unbreakable Heart; Juliet; Frenchmen Street; Les Amis; Kelleys Island; Almost Home; Until We Meet Again; Hope; Robin Fly Away
Artists: Ken Navarro
Audio Mixer: Ken Navarro.
Recording information: Positive Music Studios, Ellicott City, Maryland (11/2014-05/2015).
Photographer: Terez Dean....continue...
1 CD / Cadence Jazz / 2015-08-21Tracks: Intentions Woven; Elegia por A.J.C.; Ode to Orujo
Artists: Marilyn Lerner
Personnel: Marilyn Lerner (piano); Lou Grassi (drums, percussion).
Recording information: Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain (01/27/2012)....continue...
1 CD / / 2015-08-21Artists: Larry Elgart/Bobby Scott