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Mark Nordman

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Woodward Avenue Records is pleased to announce the signing of double Grammy winner and guitarist, Paul Brown, for the recording of Paul’s new album entitled “The Funky Joint,” due to be released on Woodward in early 2012. Paul Brown also serves as producer (of course) on his new album, which includes appearances by Boney James, Euge Groove, Bob James, Bob Baldwin, Marco Basci and “The Producers” tour-mate, Darren Rahn. “This album allows Paul to unleash his musical roots and just let it rip” says Mark Nordman, President and CEO of Woodward Avenue Records, “while at the same time being true to the sound that has earned him over 50 # 1 Hits.”    

 

 

 

 

M&H Productions is pleased to welcome Steve Oliver to our roster of amazing performers.With phenomenal capabilities of emulating and incorporating music styles from global genres with a mix of pop/rock/soul and contemporary, Steve has forged the edge on branding a fresh, new, crisp and chart topping sound as an unparalleled guitarist and signature vocalist. His radiating live performances have earned him countless standing ovations throughout the U.S. and world tour invites.
Woodward Avenue Records   Press Release     (Gainesville, Florida – March 22, 2011)  -  Woodward Avenue Records is pleased to announce the signing of guitarist Nate Najar and vocalist Sara Wasserman for the recording of a new single which will be released by Woodward in the early summer of 2011.  Nate Najar will also serve as producer on this new collaboration according to Mark Nordman, President and CEO of Woodward Avenue Records, the Gainesville, Florida based label. “Nate Najar gets to really bring the soul out of th...
Woodward Avenue Records   Press Release (Gainesville, Florida – February 24, 2011)  -  Woodward Avenue Records is pleased to announce the signing of pianist Jonathan Fritzen for the recording of a new original single which will be released by Woodward in the late spring of 2011.  Fritzen will serve as composer, producer and artist in this new collaboration according to Mark Nordman, President and CEO of Woodward Avenue Records, the Gainesville, Florida based label. “Jonathan Fritzen is an incredible talent and a musician’s musician. We are excited about this project and look...

Woodward Avenue Records

 Press Release

 (Gainesville, Florida – May 27, 2011) "Friday Night," the brand new project by Swedish/ American composer and piano player, Jonathan Fritzen, specifically written and recorded for Woodward Avenue Records is set to be released June 15, 2011. A new-aged tune with a great melody and a definitive old-school piano jam, Fritzen brings it all.The result is a truly groovin' and foot tappin' track in every respect. Under the hood of "Friday Night" are some of the best musicians anywhere, just having fun togther and laying down a great groove for Fritzen's blazing piano. Mixed to perfection by Darren Rahn......it's "Friday Night"....turn it up and enjoy!

Jonathan Fritzen – Grand Piano and Keyboards

The Band

Nate Najar - Guitars

Xxavier Chisholm – Bass

Andreas Ekstedt – Percussion

Marcus Thomas – Drums

 Composed and Produced by Jonathan Fritzen

Executive Producer – Mark C. Nordman

Mixed by Darren Rahn

For additional information, please contact:

Mark C. Nordman

President and CEO

Woodward Avenue Records

15974 NW 48th Place

Alachua, Fl 32615

352-339-3285

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www.woodwardavenuerecords.com

29.01.2011

Tioga Jazzfest 2010

Published in Press Releases

TIOGA JAZZFEST 2010

Press Release

Gainesville, Florida 

March 24, 2010

The inaugural "TIOGA JAZZFEST" will be held Sunday, November 14th, 2010 in the new Town Square at the award-winning Tioga Town Center!  The event will feature National Recording Artist and jazz guitarist, Nate Najar, and will be headlined by smooth jazz superstar and saxophonist, Jessy J. 

 True Love. With these two perfectly chosen words, Jessy

29.01.2011

Tioga Jazzfest

Published in Press Releases

TIOGA JAZZFEST 2010

Press Release

Gainesville, Florida 

November 10, 2009

The inaugural "TIOGA JAZZFEST" will be held Sunday, March 14th, 2010 in the new Town Square at the award-winning Tioga Town Center!  The event will feature well-known Gainesville guitarist, Richy Stano and his band "Mindwalk" and will be headlined by National Recording Artist and Smooth Jazz Superstar, Eric Darius, and his incredible band. 

With the release of 20

Eric Darius to begin Japanese Tour for third consecutive year
 
 
Critically-acclaimed saxophonist & Blue Note Recording sensation, Eric Darius, will perform In Tokyo, Japan
 
at the world famous 'Cotton Club' on October 1st and 2nd, and also at "Motion Blue" in Yokohama, Japan on

October 4, 2009. After being named the Smooth Jazz News’ Debut Artist of the Year in 2004 and receiving

the prestigious Onyx "Ovation" Award in 2007, Eric scored his first #1 Smooth J