1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: David Sanborn
Personnel: David Sanborn (sopranino & alto saxophones); Marcus Miller (vocals, clarinet, bass clarinet, sitar, electric piano, Fender Rhodes, keyboards, guitar, bass, fretless bass, synthesizer, drum ...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Norman Brown (Guitar)
Personnel includes: Norman Brown (vocals, trumpet, guitar); Phajja, Vesta Williams (vocals); Herman Jackson, Rayford Griffin (keyboards, synthesizer): David Woods (keyboards, drums); Tim Heintz, David...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Gerald Albright
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Mike Stern (Guitar)
Personnel: Mike Stern (guitar); Bob Malach (tenor saxophone); Jim Beard (keyboards); John Scofield, Bill Frisell (guitar); Lincoln Goines (bass); Dennis Chambers, Ben Perowsky (drums).
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Ernie Watts
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Tom Scott
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Medeski, Martin & Wood
Medeski Martin & Wood: John Medeski (piano, organ); Billy Martin (drums, percussion); Chris Wood (bass).
Additional personnel: Jay Rodrigues (alto & tenor saxophones); Dave Binney (alto saxopho...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Lenny White
Personnel: Lenny White (synthesizer, drums, syndrums, percussion); Don Blackman (vocals, piano, electric piano, organ, synthesizer); Nick Moroch, Jeff Sigman (guitar); Alex Blake (bass).
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Bobby Lyle
Personnel includes: Bobby Lyle (piano); Helena Springs (vocals); Kirk Whalum (tenor saxophone).
The title says it all -- this is an absolutely dreamlike collection of tunes, both funky and stra...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Boney James
Personnel: Boney James (tenor, alto & soprano saxophones, keyboards), Oscar Brashear (trumpet), Tollak Ollestad (harmonica), Jeff Carruthers, David Torkanowsky, Leon Bisquera (keyboards), Allen Hinds,...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Herbie Mann
Personnel includes: Herbie Mann (flute); Tommy McCook (tenor saxophone);
Bobby Ellis (trumpet); Gladstone Anderson (piano); Winston Wright (organ);
Pat Rebillot (keyboards); Mick Taylor,...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Andy Snitzer
Personnel: Andy Snitzer (arranger, saxophone, piano, keyboards, synthesizers, bass, drums); Nicki Richards (vocals); Michael Davis (trombone); Scott Kreitzer (piano, keyboards, synthesizers, percussio...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: George Duke
Personnel includes: George Duke (vocals, keyboards); Flora Purim (vocal effects); Paul Jackson, Jr., (electric guitar); Tony Maiden (guitar); Everette Harp, Benny Maupin (tenor saxophone); Michael Ste...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Harvie Swartz
Urban Earth would also be the name of bassist Harvie Swartz's short-lived group of the late '80s, but for this Gramavision release, he used an all-star lineup: altoist David Sanborn, Bob Mintzer on so...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Earl Klugh
Personnel: Earl Klugh (guitar, acoustic piano, keyboards, synthesizer); Johnny Mandel (conductor); Eddie "Key" Bullard (vocals); Lenny Price (saxophone); David Spradley, Greg Phillinganes (acoustic & ...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Fourplay
Fourplay: Nathan East (vocals, fretless, 5- & 6-string basses); Lee Ritenour (guitar, synthesizer, programming); Harvey Mason (jew's harp, marimba, drums, bongos, congas); Bob James (keyboards, synthe...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Al Jarreau
Personnel: Al Jarreau (vocals); Eric Gale (electric & acoustic guitars); Michael "Patches" Stewart (trumpet); Neil Larsen (organ); Jason Miles (synthesizers); Steve Gadd (drums); Paulinho Da Costa, Ba...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Art Webb
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Jonathan Butler
Personnel: Jonathan Butler (vocals, guitar, keyboards, programming);
Boney James (soprano saxophone); Larry Williams (saxophone); Jerry Hey (trumpet, flugelhorn); Bill Reichenbach (trombone); G...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Randy Crawford
Another strong album for Randy Crawford; the song "Imagine" remains one of the best R&B covers/versions around, while "One Hello" did well in Europe and made it to the charts, as did "Imagine," althou...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Kirk Whalum
Tenor saxophonist Kirk Whalum will involve you in his great sax experiences on his latest hit album entitled For You whether you want to be involved or not. As one of the most in-demand contemporary j...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Michael Franks
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: David "Fathead" Newman (Sax)
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Gerald Albright
After he played on dozens of high-profile R&B recordings, including Rick James and Teena Marie's "Fire and Desire" and Patrice Rushen's "Forget Me Nots," Gerald Albright signed with Atlantic, where he...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Stuff
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Jan Akkerman
A live document of Akkerman's continuing evolution into jazz-rock during the late 70s and early 80s, largely drawn from his previous year's eponymous release. Like many of his albums, half of it is in...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: The Manhattan Transfer
Manhattan Transfer: Tim Hauser, Janis Siegel, Alan Paul, Cheryl Bentyne, Laurel Masse (vocals).
Producers: Ahmet Ertegun, Tim Hauser, Jay Graydon, Snuff Garrett, Richard Rudolph. ...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Stuff
After releasing their last studio album in 1978, Stuff released three live albums in only two years. Wisely enough, they concentrated on up- and mid-tempo songs for this, the last one -- wisely, becau...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: George Benson (Guitar)
1 CD / Sireena / 2015-03-10Artists: Oleg Pissarenko
1 CD / Nimbus Alliance / 2015-03-10Tracks: Alap; Goodwill; Shabalgoo; Take Care of Yourself; I'm Ready Now; Invocation; Revengence; Goodbye Glasgow; With a You
Artists: RCS Jazz
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland presents its second year of graduating students, with liner notes by Tommy Scott....continue...
Personnel: Alan Gonzalez Martinez (electric guitar); Jonathan Edwards (alto saxophone, tenor saxophone); Scott Murphy (tenor saxophone); John Woodham (trumpet); Phil O'Malley (trombone); Ustav Lal (pi...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-10Artists: Hetty Kate
An intimate debut recording from Hetty Kate showcasing songs of the 1950s from Peggy Lee, June Christy, and Julie London, Dim All the Lights reveals...continue...
1 CD / Pao Records / 2015-03-10Tracks: I Can't Stop Loving You; Jelly Roll; In a Sentimental Mood; Song For Chester; Round Midnight; Petis Calypso; Jeanneret; Everything Must Change
Artists: Paul Zauner's Blue Brass
In the prequel to the new Great Voices of Harlem series featuring Gregory Porter, the spirit of Harlem meets the European wish for a "new...continue...
Personnel: Clemens Salesny (alto saxophone); Klemens Pliem (tenor saxophone); Peter Massink (baritone saxophone); Daniel Nösig (trumpet); Paul Zauner (trombone); Dusan Novakov (drums).
1 CD / Rondeau / 2015-03-10Artists: Peter Arnesen/Jazz Ensemble Ungút
This is the sound of Iceland: rough and intimate, mysterious and hauntingly exciting. Songs about animals and criminals, as well as about love and tragic...continue...
1 CD / ABC Classics (not USA) / 2015-03-10Tracks: Close Your Eyes; Too Young; Way You Look Tonight, The; Lovers' Tune, The; Big Yellow Taxi; Got to Be This Way; I Remember You; Don't Get Around Much Anymore; At Last; Blue Skies; I Should Care
Artists: Sarah McKenzie
In her mid-20s, pianist, vocalist, and composer Sarah McKenzie is one of Australia's up-and coming jazz musicians. Since graduating from WAAPA after completing a Bachelor...continue...
Personnel: Sarah McKenzie (vocals, piano); Hugh Stuckey (guitar); Julien Wilson (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Lachlan Davidson (tenor saxophone); Shane Gillard, Eamon McNelis (trumpet); Ian Be...continue...
1 CD / PAO / 2015-03-10Tracks: Travelogue; Impermanence; Blues for Eric; Seul, Un; Unknown Species; Ulphu; Poetry of the Judge, The
Artists: Wolfgang Puschnig
Wolfgang Puschnig, renowned saxophonist of the acclaimed Vienna Art Orchestra, presents a masterpiece of music that defines both space and taste. Puschnig recently received attention...continue...
Personnel: Wolfgang Puschnig (flute, alto saxophone); Herbert Joos (trumpet, flugelhorn); Emil Kristof (drums).
Audio Mixer: Wolfgang Puschnig.
Recording information: Studio Benkö (...continue...
1 CD / Enja Records / 2015-03-03Artists: Andi Kissenbeck/Andi Kissenbeck's Club Boogaloo
1 CD / Blue Canoe / 2015-03-03Tracks: Boomerang; Teddy Baffle; Sitting Still; Joni; Untitled; Chance Of Snow; I've Been Meaning To Tell You; Way Forward, The; Don't Panic
Artists: Trey Wright
1 CD / Quicksilver / 2015-03-03Artists: Pepper Adams/Phil Woods
1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2015-03-03Tracks: Aaftaab; Che Gune Ast; Baraaye Ranj; Gozaraan; Harire Buse; Talaash Makon; Dishab; Phoenix, Pt. 1; Phoenix, Pt. 2; Baraaye To
Artists: Cyminology/Cymin Samawatie
1 CD / Slam / 2015-03-03Tracks: Monopod; Pleonasm (Metis 9); Flying Rods (Metis 9); Hydraphon; Stopcock
Artists: Han-earl Park
1 CD / Slam Productions / 2015-03-03Tracks: Freedom of Speech; Beginner's State of Mind; Blue Room; Isabella; Round Trip; Peace Keeping; Soulful Drums; That'll Do; November; Raincoat Blues
Artists: Paolo Porta
Personnel: Paolo Porta (tenor saxophone); Alessandro Minetto (drums).
Audio Mixer: Carlo Miori.
Recording information: Only Music Studio, Bruino, Italy (06/22/2013-06/23/2013).
1 CD / Hi-Hat / 2015-03-03Tracks: Honky Tonk; What I Say; Sanctuary; Yesternow; Bitches Brew; Funky Tonk - The Theme
Artists: Miles Davis
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2015-03-03Tracks: This Is How You Make Me Feel; Satin Grey; Satellite; Song to a Siren; Creep; Time Doesn't Play Fair; Anonymous Journeys; Brighton Beach; Origin of Adjustable Things, The; Wild Is the Wind; Rational T...
Artists: Joanna Wallfisch (Vocals)
Personnel: Joanna Wallfisch (vocals).
Audio Mixer: Chris Allen .
Recording information: Strange Weather Studios, Brooklyn, NY (05/17/2014-05/18/2014); Yamaha Artist Services, New York, N...continue...
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2015-03-03Tracks: Bag's Groove; Reets and I; I Will Survive; Concorde; Memories of You; Con Alma; Wachet Auf, Ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140; Bye-Ya; Everything Must Change; Speak Low; Pentatonic Etude; Bakai
Artists: Ethan Iverson/Albert "Tootie" Heath/Ben Street
Personnel: Ethan Iverson (piano); Albert "Tootie" Heath (drums).
Audio Mixer: Pete Rende.
Liner Note Authors: Ethan Iverson; Hyland Harris.
Recording information: Turtle Studios, ...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-03-03Tracks: Our Love is Here To Stay; He's Funny That Way; Bewitched; My One and Only Love; Foggy Day, A; Step Across That Line; Woman Am I, A; Free and Easy
Artists: Mieko Hirota
1 CD / Sirens / 2015-03-03Artists: Chris Foreman
1 CD / BGP (Beat Goes Public) / 2015-03-03Tracks: Sunday Afternoon Jazz Blues Society, The; Eye of the Storm, The; Loneliness; Encounter
Artists: John Carter (Clarinet)/Bobby Bradford (Jazz)
Personnel: John Carter (reeds); Bobby Bradford (trumpet); Bruz Freeman (drums).
Audio Mixer: Ami Hadani.
Liner Note Author: Dean Rudland.
Photographer: Irv Glaser....continue...
1 CD / EM Records / 2015-03-03Tracks: Clutch; Estimationism; Late Afternoon Light; Moon & Stars; Parenthetically; Three Olives; Light of Night, The; Voices
Artists: Roland P. Young
1 CD / Disc Union / 2015-03-03Tracks: Trinkets & Things; I've Found the Way of Love; Dreams For Radha, Pt. I, II, & III; Brasiliana; Winter's Here; In & Out of Love; Little One
Artists: Ryo Kawasaki