1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Dave Brubeck
1 CD / The Verve Music Group / 2014-07-08Tracks: I Didn't Know About You; Cool Your Motor; Gone With the Wind; Honey Hill; Blues-a-Plenty; Don't Take Your Love From Me; Saturday Afternoon Blues; Satin Doll; Reeling and Rocking
Artists: Johnny Hodges/Johnny Hodges & His Orchestra
One of the giants of the alto saxophone, Johnny Hodges was perhaps the most important soloist and sideman in Duke Ellington's orchestra from 1928 up...continue...
Personnel: Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone); Ben Webster (tenor saxophone); Roy Eldridge (trumpet); Vic Dickenson (trombone); Billy Strayhorn (piano); Sam Woodyard (drums).
Liner Note Author: Ben...continue...
1 CD / The Verve Music Group / 2014-07-08Tracks: Don't Get Around Much Any More; I've Got It Bad and That Ain't Good; Gal From Joe's; Your Love Has Faded; I'm Just a Lucky So and So; Jeep's Blues; Day Dream; Juice a-Plenty; Azure; Tailor Made; Star...
Artists: Johnny Hodges/The Billy Strayhorn Orchestra/Billy Strayhorn
Recorded during the last decade of his long tenure with the Duke Ellington Orchestra, Hodges with Strayhorn and the Orchestra finds the great alto saxophonist...continue...
Personnel: Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone); Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone); Harry Carney (bass clarinet, baritone saxophone); Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone); Ed Mullens, S...continue...
1 CD / The Verve Music Group / 2014-07-08Tracks: Fajista; Chelsea Bridge; Charlotte's Piccolo; Coal Train; When I Fall in Love; EV's Mad; Ash
Artists: Ben Webster
The Soul of Ben Webster is a killer session that teams up the matchless jazz tenor sax master with fellow tenorist Harold Ashby and trumpeter...continue...
Personnel: Ben Webster (tenor saxophone); Mundell Lowe (guitar); Harold Ashby (tenor saxophone); Art Farmer (trumpet); Jimmy Jones (piano); Dave Bailey (drums).
Liner Note Author: Benny Green ....continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Sergio Mendes
1 CD / Die Schachtel / 2014-07-08Artists: Agostino di Scipio/John Cage
1 CD / Tompkins Square / 2014-07-08Tracks: Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, Pt. 1; Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, Pt. 2; Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, Pt. 3; Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, Pt. 4; Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat, P...
Artists: James Blackshaw
Personnel: James Blackshaw (nylon-string guitar, grand piano); Simon Scott (vocals, drums, electronics); Duane Pitre (guitar, electric guitar, synthesizer, vibraphone); Charlotte Glasson (violin, flut...continue...
10 CD / Documents / 2014-07-08Artists: Various Artists
4 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Kenny Burrell
4 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Gil Evans
4 CD / Real Gone Jazz / 2014-07-08Artists: Johnny Griffin
This second entry in Real Gone Jazz's Johnny Griffin classic albums series focuses on dates cut for Riverside and Prestige between 1956 and 1962. All of these titles have been issued either individual...continue...
4 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Bud Powell
This second Real Gone Jazz entry in Bud Powell's "classic" albums series focuses on dates cut for four different labels, all were released between the issue dates of his definitive Blue Note recording...continue...
4 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Earl Hines
4 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Stan Getz (Sax)
This is the first of four discs to compile key as well as classic titles in the Stan Getz catalog. The only non-Verve title here is Diz & Getz from 1955 on Norgran (Norman Granz's label), with Oscar P...continue...
4 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Shirley Scott
1 CD / Magenta / 2014-07-08Tracks: It's High Time; In September; Water Into Wine; Letters On The Pages, The; Baiao Em Minha Cabeca; (Meant) For You; Everything I Love; Right About Now; She Sings; Birthday Song, The; Got The Time; Let ...
Artists: Brenda Earle Stokes
Personnel: Brenda Earle Stokes (vocals, piano, Fender Rhodes piano, triangle); Jordan Perlson (drums).
Audio Mixer: Chris Allen .
Recording information: Sear Sound, New York, NY.
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2014-07-08Tracks: There Will Never Be Another You; You Don't Know What Love Is; I Could Have Told You; Oleo; Stairway to the Stars; I'll Take Romance; Bass Prelude to Deluge; Deluge; Spring Is Here; Out for a Stroll
Artists: Denny Zeitlin
Personnel: Denny Zeitlin (piano); Matt Wilson (drums).
Audio Mixers: Drew Daniels; Denny Zeitlin.
Liner Note Author: Denny Zeitlin.
Recording information: The Jazz Bakery, Culver ...continue...
1 CD / Shanachie / 2014-07-08Tracks: Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight - Chuck Loeb; Lady in My Life, The - George Benson; Body Party - Streetwize; Ttyl (I'm Driving) - Pieces of a Dream - (featuring Rhon Lawrence); How Deep is Your Love -...
Artists: Various Artists
Performers include: Peter White, Marc Antoine, Chuck Loeb, Chieli Minucci, Jonathan Butler, Ronny Jordan.
Photographer: Anthony Barbosa....continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2014-07-08Tracks: Gandhi; Lost Tribes of Lemuria; Seeker, The; One More Time; Rain Ballad; Spirit Night; Venus Rising
Artists: Azar Lawrence
Personnel: Azar Lawrence (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Nicholas Payton (trumpet); Benito Gonzalez (piano); Jeff "Tain" Watts (drums).
Audio Mixers: Max Ross; Larry Ferguson ; Mike Marci...continue...
1 CD / Suntara / 2014-07-08Tracks: For the Uncommon Man; Turning House, The; Sven's Island; Glass; Four for One; On Haast Beach; Minami; Edentide
Artists: Noel Langley
1 CD / Maya / 2014-07-08Tracks: Utsira; Skeam; Ombo; Gurumna; Silda; Achill; Anda; Cruit; Lopra; Gola; Fedje; Scattery; Senja
Artists: Torben Snekkestad/Barry Guy
1 CD / Palmetto / 2014-07-08Tracks: You & the Night & the Music; Floating; West Virginia Rose; Home Fries; Far Away; Arcata; Speech to the Sea, A; Autumn Haze; If Ever I Would Leave You; Let's Cool One
Artists: Fred Hersch Trio/Fred Hersch
Personnel: Fred Hersch (piano); Eric McPherson (drums, percussion).
Audio Mixer: James Farber.
Liner Note Author: Fred Hersch.
Recording information: Oktaven Audio, Yonkers, NY....continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Sonny Rollins
With his smooth tone, clear articulation, and willingness to stretch things out into unexpected places, Sonny Rollins has simply been one of the best jazz saxophonists of his generation, and if he was...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Nils Petter Molvaer
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Trix
1 CD / Double Moon / 2014-07-08Tracks: In Between; Be Free; Fly; Sco Lo; Planes; Don't Blow Up The Planet; Wolke; Rising; I'll Be Seeing You
Artists: Tobias Meinhart Quartet
Personnel: Tobias Meinhart (saxophone, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Lorenz Kellhuber (piano, Fender Rhodes piano); Gabriel Hahn (drums).
Audio Mixer: Michael Perez-Cisneros.
1 CD / Lisem / 2014-07-08Tracks: That Old Devil Moon; Body and Soul; I Won't Dance; Little Girl Blue; New York State of Mind; You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To; 'Round Midnight; Bye Bye Blackbird; It Never Entered My Mind; My Funny V...
Artists: Bill Nelson/Hope Clayton
Personnel: Bob Fields (piano); Hope Clayton (vocals).
Liner Note Author: Scott Yanow.
Recording information: Baltimore Hyatt (10/1986)....continue...
1 CD / Zoho Music / 2014-07-08Tracks: I Hear a Symphony; Idris; In the Grass; Big Boss; Spoonful; Amalfi; Selma March, The; Sunday Mornin'
Artists: Iron City/Charlie Apicella & Iron City/Charlie Apicella
Personnel: Charlie Apicella (guitar); Amy Bateman (violin); Freddie Hendrix (trumpet); Dan Kostelnik (organ); Alan Korzin (drums); Mayra Casales (congas).
Audio Mixer: Chris Sulit.
1 CD / Double Moon / 2014-07-08Tracks: Fluxing in; Lofoten; Red Line, The; Flux 1; Verzwickte Verstrickung; Frau Die Verschwindet, Eine; Flux 2; Floodwater; Flux 3; Samarra; Camille; K-Box; Fluxing Out
Artists: Rebecca Trescher/Rebecca Trescher Fluxtet
Personnel: Rebecca Trescher (clarinet, bass clarinet); Philip Staffa, Phillip Staffa (guitar); Julian Bossert (alto saxophone); Tilman Herpichböhm (drums).
Liner Note Author: Peter Fulda....continue...
1 CD / Allegro / 2014-07-08Tracks: Spring Ahead; W.E.B.S.; Indiana; Most Triumphant; Joy; Ballade No. 1; Beehive, The; Walt's Waltz; Bye, Bye, Blackbird; Prelude in E Minor Opus 28 No. 4
Artists: Walter White
Personnel: Walter White (trumpet, flugelhorn); Gary Schunk (piano); Miles Brown (acoustic bass); Sean Dobbins (drums).
Audio Mixer: Richard Keller.
Liner Note Author: Walter White.
1 CD / Bmc Records / 2014-07-08Tracks: Hungarian Jazz Rhapsody; Itélet [Judgement]; Polymodal Blues; Szomorú Vasárnap [Gloomy Sunday]/Látod, Ez a Szerelem [You See, This is Love]; In Illo Tempore; Ringasd El Magad [Roc...
Artists: Mihaly Borbely/Mihály Borbély Quartet
Personnel: Mihaly Borbely (tarogato, saxophone); Daniel Szabo (piano); Balázs Horváth (double bass); István Baló (drums).
Audio Mixer: László Válik.
1 CD / Intuition Music / 2014-07-08Tracks: Timbuktu; Heartbeats; Maloya; Perles Noires; Love Confessions; Crum; Makuku; Treiben; Douentza; Ndo
Artists: Hans Lüdemann/Trio Ivoire
Personnel: Hans Lüdemann (piano); Christian Thome (drums, percussion, electronics); Aly Keita.
Audio Mixer: Christian Heck.
Liner Note Author: Hans Lüdemann.
1 CD / Allegro / 2014-07-08Tracks: Midnight Sushi; One With One; Timbuktu; Gospel; Solerovescent; Sidetrack; Luna Llena, La; Southwest; Triste; Naima
Artists: Tom Wolfe (Jazz)
Personnel: Tom Wolfe (guitar, guitar synthesizer); Ken Watters (trumpet); Danny Gottlieb (drums).
Audio Mixers: Tom Wolfe ; Eric Bates.
Recording information: Bates Brothers Recording St...continue...
1 CD / Zoho Music / 2014-07-08Tracks: Devil May Care; Soulful Days (These Are Soulful Days); Who Can I Turn To?; Too Marvelous For Words; Jim; December Blue (Martha's Prize); Triste; Let Me Tell You (K.D.'s Motion); Luz Do Sol; Tenderly;...
Artists: Vanessa Perea
Personnel: Vanessa Perea (vocals); Matthew Jodrell (trumpet); Robert Edwards (trombone); Dave Lantz (piano); Evan Sherman (drums).
Audio Mixer: Andrew Swift.
Liner Note Authors: Roseanna...continue...
1 CD / Nu-Wrinkle Records / 2014-07-08Tracks: I Thought About You; What a Little Moonlight Can Do; That's All; Come Rain or Come Shine; Nearness of You, The; East of the Sun West of the Moon; Stairway To the Stars; Thou Swell; They Can't Take Th...
Artists: Toni Lincoln
Personnel: Toni Lincoln (vocals); Tom Grant (vocals, piano, drums); David Evans (saxophone); Paul Mazzio (trumpet); Ron Steen (drums).
Audio Mixer: Douglas Durbrow.
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Ron Carter (Bass)
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Reuben Wilson
Reuben Wilson is best known for the series of gently grooving soul jazz LPs that he cut for Blue Note in the late `60s and early `70s, but GOT TO GET YOUR OWN, his sole outing for Chess Records' notor...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Roy Ayers/Roy Ayers Ubiquity
The tipping point of the Roy Ayers catalog, A TEAR TO A SMILE represents the vibist's abandonment of the pioneering jazz-funk ethos of his previous Ubiquity LPs in favor of a slicker, more commercial ...continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: David Sanborn/Joey DeFrancesco/Bobby Hutcherson
Bobby Hutcherson's 2014 album, Enjoy the View, finds the vibraphonist joining forces with saxophonist David Sanborn, organist Joey DeFrancesco, and drummer Billy Hart on a set of swinging, funky, and ...continue...
8 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Red River / 2014-07-08Tracks: Dreaming of You; On a Mission; Stay Together; Go-Go Smooth; Anything You Need - (featuring Dana Pope); Cruising Round Rock; All of Me; Fireflies; Let's Make Love; High Stride; A Song for Dana; Laying...
Artists: Kim Waters
Personnel: Kim Waters (saxophone, background vocals); Allen Hinds (guitar).
Audio Mixer: Davy D.
Recording information: Waterfall Studios, Round Rock, TX....continue...
1 CD / / 2014-07-08Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Artistry / 2014-07-08Tracks: Can You Feel It; Back to Back; Take Me to the River; Mallorca; Get Up and Dance; Another Kind of Blue; Delta; Silk; Radar; Dream, The; Dr. Funkenstein
Artists: Rick Braun
Personnel: Melissa Paulo (dancer).
Audio Mixer: Rick Braun.
Recording information: Brauntosoarus Studios; JHL Sound.
Photographer: Raj Naik.
Rick Braun's 2014 studio album,...continue...
1 CD / Prova / 2014-07-08Tracks: Duke Ellington's Sound of Love; I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart; Love You Madly; I Ain't Got Nothin' But the Blues; I Didn't Know About You; Azure; I'm Just a Lucky So and So; Sophisticated Lady; Cot...
Artists: Kristen Cornwell
Personnel: Kristen Cornwell (vocals); Dirk Uten, Hanna Drzewiecka, Elisabeth Wybou, An Simoens, Laurent Tardat, Gregely Kota, Femke Verstappen (violin); Vincent Hepp, Abraham Bence, Manon Vervaet (vio...continue...
1 CD / Prova / 2014-07-08Tracks: Emergence; Kahlenberg; Tangled Web, A; Between Worlds; Those Who Remember; Polar Bear Seas; Night Sounds; 5 Billion and Counting; Breathing Room; Tangled Web [Duo Version], A
Artists: Andy Middleton
Personnel: Andy Middleton (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Tino Derado (piano); Alan Jones (drums).
Audio Mixers: Michel Bisceglia; Pino Guarraci.
Recording information: 4 Tune Stud...continue...
1 CD / Acrobat (USA) / 2014-07-08Tracks: Love for Sale; Haunted Jazz Club, The; Desperation; Tangerine; Gone with the Wind; Harry Flicks; Suddenly Last Tuesday; Blues in E Flat (Blue Hodge); Somebody Loves Me; Stompin' at the Savoy; Autumn ...
Artists: Zoot Sims
Liner Note Author: Simon Spillett.
Recording information: Ronnie Scott's Club, London, England (11/13/1961-11/15/1961).
This set compiles two different Fontana albums that Zoot Sims issu...continue...
3 CD / Enlightenment / 2014-07-08Tracks: Confession Blues; How Long Blues; Blues Before Sunrise; You'll Never Miss the Water; Can Anyone Ask for More; Rockin Chair Blues; If I Give You My Love; Ain't That Fine; Sittin on Top of the World; I...
Artists: Ray Charles
Photographer: Derek Barker .
This three-disc set collects Ray Charles' early sides for Atlantic Records, beginning in 1952. Charles' first recording sessions from the late '40s and very early '...continue...