Brenton Plourde

Brenton Plourde

Relocating to Houston in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Chris Cortez not only went a new direction geographically but also musically. His new album titled Awake…
Normally, a ten minute performance can drag on after about the sixth minute - not here. The Aaron Koppel Quartet takes us through eight self-penned performances that tha…
Two pianos - one vision. Tony Pancella and Larry Willis have released a duo album titled Alter Ego and with their flow and beautiful lines, it is hard sometimes t…
There is nothing wrong with a little bit of Tony Bennett. Vocalist Russ Lorenson is proof that a little bit of Bennett can really do a lot.The combination of "Com…
On the back of Johan Berke’s CD titled The Cactus Suite it lists all the players on this album but also says with guests: Jan Eriksson on lap and pedal and Barr…
This CD contains on piece at just over forty five minutes which all four musicians show that there is, no going back.This could a great example of how free jazz i…
The potency between these three is good, not spectacular, but good. These three have not worked together before, but you can divide them off into pairings and they have …
British geniuses Metropolis have released an album titled III as an homage to Led Zeppelin and well it is their third album.The song titles are unconvent…
Pianist Dan Siegel new album titled Departure is not a departure at all. Would you expect anything less from him?Enlisting such notables as Brain Bromber…
These sessions taken with the Quintet of John Coltrane, Red Garland, Philly Joe Jones and Paul Chambers during the Prestige era of albums, Miles, Workin’, Relaxin’,…