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"The year just got a lot more soulful"-SPIN
On their breakout album Black Radio Robert Glasper Experiment laid out a new paradigm for creative music & took home the GRAMMY Award for Best R&B Album. Now RGX ups the ante with Black Radio 2 featuring Common, Patrick Stump, Brandy, Jill Scott, Dwele, Marsha Ambrosius, Anthony Hamilton, Faith Evans, Norah Jones, Snoop Dogg, Lupe Fiasco, Luke James, Emeli Sandé, Lalah Hathaway, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Macy Gray, Jean Grae, Bilal, Jazmine Sullivan and Eric Roberson.
A fundraising concert for Dave Valentin will be held on Thursday, November 7, - 7:30 pm at the The Tarrytown Music Hall.
Maurice Brown and the Maurice Brown Effect gave the crowd at New York's Jazz Standard a musical journey through their stunning release, the Cycle of Love. This journey will not soon to be forgotten with its energy, fun and musicianship that was second to none. This was a must buy album for me.
As a saxophonist, Bob Reynolds has worked with a diverse array of artists in both pop (John Mayer, Michael Buble, Usher, Amos Lee, Jessica Simpson, Willie Nelson, Guy Sebastian) and jazz (Richard Bona, Tom Harrell, Brian Blade, Aaron Goldberg, Reuben Rogers, Eric Harland, Gregory Hutchinson). Reynolds is also an award-winning composer with 4 albums of original material and 4 ASCAP Young Jazz Composer Awards to his credit. He graduated with honors from Berklee College of Music and currently lives in Los Angeles.