1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Elton Medeiros/Guilherme DeBrito/Candeia/Nelson Cavaquinho
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Maria Bethânia
An album featuring Maria Bethania performing predominantly ballads, including a more recent Antonio Carlos Jobim composition "Anos Dourados," and "Cancoes E Momentos," a duet with Milton Nascimento. T...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Milton Nascimento
Personnel includes: Milton Nascimento (vocals, acoustic guitar); Herbie Hancock (piano, keyboards); Nana Vasconcelos (percussion, berimbau).
Here Nascimento strips his normally expansive resour...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Nana Caymmi
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Miúcha/Antônio Carlos Jobim
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Ivan Lins
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Miúcha/Antônio Carlos Jobim
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Mario Castro-Neves & Samba S.A.
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Joao Donato
This very evocative 1965 recording session was a cause for celebration not only among critics but among the bossa nova-crazed audiences of Brazil and the U.S, and it sold quite well. Donato is a jazz ...continue...
1 CD / / 2016-07-15Artists: Maysa (Latin)
1 CD / Capri / 2016-07-15Tracks: Yes Sir, That's My baby; If I Had You; I'll See You in Cuba; Home; Mean to Me; I Found a New Baby; Me and My Shadow; What'll I Do; I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me; Am I Blue
Artists: Mike Jones Trio
1 CD / Quest / 2016-07-15Tracks: Woke Up Today; In My Room; Hideaway; You and I; Down the Line; Now and Then I Think About You; Savior; Hajanga; Flintstones; In the Real Early Morning; Don't You Know
Artists: Jacob Collier
With a slickness and precision suited for the Manhattan Transfer set and a jazzy character to match, In My Room is the 2016 debut album of crackerjack arranger, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and In...continue...
1 CD / Leo Records / 2016-07-15Artists: Ivo Perelman/Joe Morris (Guitar)
1 CD / Leo Records / 2016-07-15Artists: Ivo Perelman/Karl Berger (Vibraphone)
1 CD / Leo Records / 2016-07-15Artists: Ivo Perelman/Matthew Shipp
1 CD / Leo Records / 2016-07-15Artists: Ivo Perelman/Matthew Shipp/Michael Bisio
1 CD / Tin Angel / 2016-07-15Tracks: Cold World; Dear John; My Old Man Trouble; Nought Marie; India Song; She Has a Way; Bitching Song; You Don't Know What Love Is; Break It You Buy It; You Better Run; Midlife Lazarus; Trace
Artists: Little Annie
1 CD / Impex / 2016-07-15Tracks: Dream a Little Dream of Me; Too Young; Sea of Love; Someone That I Used to Love; That's All; Tea for Two; These Foolish Things; I've Got You Under My Skin; For All We Know; I Wish You Love; Cottage F...
Artists: Ayako Hosokawa
1 CD / Cadence Jazz / 2016-07-15Tracks: Great Uncle Two Brains (Periodic Genius); Gratisfaction (Buckthorn); Untorn Ribbon (Jayne Hill: Barber Perfect); Tesla's Ghost (100 False Starts); Neurobates, The (Pooler Jones/Lazy Plate); Moped Gir...
Artists: Bernard Purdie/David Haney
1 CD / Green Leaf / 2016-07-08Artists: Dave Douglas & High Risk/Dave Douglas (Trumpet)
1 CD / Whaling City Sound / 2016-07-08Artists: Eric Hargett/De Paul/Gerry Gibbs/Joey DeFrancesco
Listening to the blustery baritone sax lines on the opening track from his auspicious debut as a leader, one might get the idea that Eric...continue...
1 CD / Whaling City Sound / 2016-07-08Artists: Eric Wheeler (Bass)/Greg Murphy (Piano)
A prodigious talent whose keyboard pyrotechnics have ignited the bandstands of such shamanistic figures as Rashied Ali and Tisziji Muñoz, veteran pianist-composer Greg Murphy has...continue...
1 CD / Pirouet Records / 2016-07-08Artists: Christian Weidner
The magic in this album is forged from the relationship between alto saxophonist Christian Weidner, pianist Achim Kaufmann, bassist Henning Sieverts, and drummer Samuel Rohrer....continue...
1 CD / / 2016-07-08Artists: Thelonious Monk
Personnel: Thelonious Monk (piano); Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone); Larry Gales (bass); Ben Riley (drums).
Recorded at Columbia Studios, New York, New York on November 14-15, 1966 and January ...continue...
Sylvain Rifflet/François Thuillier/Florian Weber/Pascal Schumacher/Joche: Henning Sieverts: Double Quartet *
1 CD / Pirouet Records / 2016-07-08Artists: Sylvain Rifflet/François Thuillier/Florian Weber/Pascal Schumacher/Joche
Bassist and composer Henning Sieverts has assembled his favorite and most talented musicians to form his Double Quartet for this release. The Double Quartet comes...continue...
1 CD / Otoroku / 2016-07-08Artists: Hamid Drake/Peter Brötzmann/William Parker (Bass)
1 CD / Trost / 2016-07-08Artists: Paal Nilssen-Love/Akira Sakata/Johan Berthling/Arashi
1 CD / Basin Street Records / 2016-07-08Artists: Davell Crawford
1 CD / Green Leaf / 2016-07-08Artists: Greg Ward (Sax)
1 CD / Sunnyside / 2016-07-08Artists: Denny Zeitlin
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi (Distributor) / 2016-07-08Tracks: Double Sextet: I. Fast; Double Sextet: II. Slow; Double Sextet: III. Fast; Radio Rewrite: I. Fast; Radio Rewrite: II. Slow; Radio Rewrite: III. Fast; Radio Rewrite: IV. Slow; Radio Rewrite: V. Fast
Artists: Ensemble Signal/Bradley Lubman
Audio Mixer: Michael Riesman.
Liner Note Author: David Lang.
Recording information: Concert Hall of The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media (01/24/2016); The Concert Hall of EMPAC, Rensse...continue...
1 CD / Erased Tapes Records / 2016-07-08Tracks: Winter Morning I; Winter Morning II - (featuring Robert De Niro)
Artists: Nils Frahm/Woodkid
Ellis is an effectual piece of work from Berlin-based composer and pianist Nils Frahm and the multi-skilled singer/songwriter Woodkid. The two talents joined forces to produce a delicate yet resoundin...continue...
1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2016-07-08Tracks: Peuple Effacé, Pt. 1, Le; Tracé Provisoire, Pt. 1; Peuple Effacé, Pt. 2, Le; Vague, Pt. 1; Regard De Lenz, Le; Tracé Provisoire, Pt. 2; Tout a Déjà Commencé; Vague,...
Artists: Dominique Pifarély (Violin)/Dominique Pifarely Quartet
Dominique Pifarély's quartet provides a marvelous context for the full range of the French violinist's expression. Pifarély thrives in the unstable territory between improvisation and...continue...
1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2016-07-08Tracks: Ritual; Tiziano's Painting; No. 40; Byzantine Icon; Serenity; Abstractio; Prayer; Gunam; Madiba,; Temple-War-Litanies, The; Krunk; Ave Gloriosa Mater Salvatoris; Visible Spirit; Deep and Far,; Ce Jou...
Artists: Glauco Venier
This is Italian pianist Glauco Venier's first solo album for ECM, and as with his exemplary work with Norma Winstone on her acclaimed albums Distances,...continue...
1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2016-07-08Tracks: Scarlet Woman Variations; Seventh Arrow; Multi Dimension Blues, Pt. 2; Birdland Variations; Multi Dimension Blues, Pt. 1; Pinocchio; Acrobat Issues; Scarlet Reflections; Multi Dimension Blues, Pt. 3;...
Artists: Miroslav Vitous
The great Czech bassist returns once more to the music of Weather Report, the group he co-founded with Joe Zawinul and Wayne Shorter in 1970....continue...
Personnel: Miroslav Vitous (keyboards, double bass); Robert Bonisolo, Gary Campbell (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone); Aydin Esen (keyboards); Gerald Cleaver, Nasheet Waits (drums).
1 CD / Inner City / 2016-07-08Artists: Judy Roberts
Originally released on Inner City Records.
In 1981, Judy Roberts' Inner City release Nights in Brazil found her maintaining a quiet storm orientation while incorporating Brazilian elements at t...continue...
1 CD / Sony Music / 2016-07-08Tracks: Lady Is a Tramp - The Nighthawks/Vince Giordano; Jeepers Creepers - The Nighthawks/Vince Giordano; Mountain Greenery - Kat Edmonson/The Nighthawks/Vince Giordano; Have You Met Miss Jones - The Nighth...
Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / 335 / 2016-07-08Artists: Larry Carlton/Steve Lukather
1 CD / Mack Avenue / 2016-07-08Tracks: Philly; Backyard Groove; Wheatgrass Shot (Straight to the Head); Bossa; Do Your Dance!; Calypso Chant; Waltz (3 Sisters); Persian Steps; Chasing the Wind
Artists: Kenny Garrett
Recording information: Sear Sound, New York, NY.
Photographers: Dena Katz; Jimmy Katz.
On Kenny Garrett's fourth Mack Avenue release, 2016's Do Your Dance!, the Detroit-born saxophonist ...continue...
1 CD / UWEB (The Residents' label) / 2016-07-08Tracks: Daydream in Space; Dog Glue; Hit the Road Jack [Special Almost Dance Mix] - (remix); Dear Brother; Pictures of Life's Other Side; I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry; Live Radio Broadcast, A; Boarding House,...
Artists: The Residents
Audio Remasterer: Christian Loebenstein.
A sequel to the fan club label's collection of B-sides, odds and ends, and rarities. Exclusive to this collection are "Daydream in Space," a melding of ...continue...
1 CD / Losen Records / 2016-07-08Artists: Steinar Aadnekvam
1 CD / ReR Megacorp / 2016-07-08Artists: Steve MacLean
1 CD / Innovative Leisure / 2016-07-08Tracks: And That, Too.; Speaking Gently; Time Moves Slow - (featuring Sam Herring); Confessions, Pt. 2; Lavender; Chompy's Paradise; IV; Hyssop of Love; Structure No. 3; In Your Eyes; Cashmere
BADBADBADNOTGOOD is the talented young quartet of Matthew Tavares on keys, Chester Hansen on bass, Alex Sowinski on drums & Leland Whitty on saxophone. They...continue...
Audio Mixers: Stephen Koszler; Matthew Tavares.
Photographers: Connor Olthuis; Brent Goldsmith.
On their fourth proper album (not counting Sour Soul, their full-length collaboration with...continue...
1 CD / Edition Collage / 2016-07-08Tracks: Captain Odd; Return of Silver Baron, The; Regarde le Ciel; Eté voyageur, Un (pour Virginie de la part de Marie Gardeil); Homegrounded; Aurélie; Des Hommes et des Dieux; Buzis Mood
Artists: Joe Krieg Quartet
1 CD / In-Akustik / 2016-07-08Tracks: Wing Your Way, Butterfly; Lady From Yonder Hill, The; Saitensprung; One Summer Eve; Dancing on the Blue Lake; On the Shropshire Hills; Aquamarin; Echoes of a Shattered Sky; Hitzig; Eye of the Dragonf...
1 CD / Holz / 2016-07-08Tracks: Moving Eyes; Vision Forward, A; Harper; Avalon Canyon; Mighty Mojo; Yes We Can; Shared Sunsets; Shooting Range; Stand Up, The; Spent Flowers
Artists: Bob Holz
1 CD / Pacific Coast Jazz / 2016-07-08Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Perseverance / 2016-07-08Artists: Ron King
1 CD / Secret Records / 2016-07-08Artists: Jill Saward
1 CD / 130701 / 2016-07-08Tracks: Contain [Astoria Version]; Single Hope, A; Drifting to Void on All Sides; Nearness, The; Set to Lapse; Power Colour Spirit Animal; Arrive, Arrive; Circle Without Having to Curve, A; Ocean Only You Co...
Artists: Ian William Craig
Centres' is the stunning new album from Vancouver-based vocalist / composer Ian William Craig, and his first release for FatCat (Max Richter, Hauschka, Dustin O'Halloran,...continue...
Recording information: Ampersound Studio; Hecate Sound.
After two well-received albums on Sean McCann's Recital label, Canadian composer Ian William Craig moved up to FatCat Records' neo-classi...continue...