Brenton Plourde

Brenton Plourde

With more and more outsiders recognizing the value of jazz, we are starting to find that everyone is now making mixes for our listening pleasure. Through DJs creating th…
David Lanz’ Spirit Romance is his first for Narada since 1998. In the time in between, he has recorded an independent album and a few for Decca, which have sold…
Always nice to hear fresh faces and fresh vocals done not only to their own songs but to classics as well. Sara Gazarek, the 23-year-old newcomer who has been getting a lot…
Equal parts joyous and melancholy combined with sophistication and melody, Aidan Mason experiments with a musical movement called ‘Azania’ a mix of classical ny…
From the opening notes of "The Menace" to the closing notes of "The Brinx," Family Style has given us a good old American jazz album. Chris Neal playing Rhodes organ and…
Breaking away from the traditional ‘live albums’ recorded in front of an audience, Marlon Saunders and his Mood Control into the studio and just let the tape run, select…
John Goldman’s second disc titled In Walked Pierre is like having an old friend appears at a social event, which you have not seen in ten years.Vocalist …
On the heels of their first album, Jazz, which received great reviews in major magazines all around the world, Hipnosis has released Carrousel. There i…
All scratches by DJ Vicious Lee. The self-titled album by Def Jazz invariably reads as an all-star joinathon - ‘lets ask Joey DeFrancesco is he would put some Hammond do…
Joe McBride describes his new band and disc by saying "The jazz here is influenced by the blues in Chicago as well as rich zydeco heritage of New Orleans. Then there’s t…