San Diego, CA-August 5, 2009-Veteran jazz guitarist Patrick Yandall’s tenth indie release A New Day, delivers the goods once again. It has become commonplace at this point in Yandall’s career for him to release a new album of excellent smooth jazz that makes an immediate impact.
As with his previous work the songs of A New Day are filled with Yandall’s smooth guitar soloing that goes into different directions. Yandall expertly peppers the new release with elements
Now after a long waiting period Pasin’s solo album Detour Ahead will finally make its debut on H20 Rec
July 28, 2009-New York, New York-Laurence Hobgood was described by jazz legend Dave Brubeck as one of the most incredible pianist’s he ever heard. Obviously this was a compliment of the highest order and one that any artist would be honored to receive.
Hobgood lives up to his billing on his recent solo release When The Heart Dances on the Naim Jazz imprint. When the pianist is not producing his own music he supports Kurt Elling with his trio.
New York, New York-July 7, 2009-Mon David has staked his claim to his own little piece of the worldwide musical rock with a great reputation in the industry and a sparkling new recording Coming True. The new release transcends the invisible barriers that we tend to put up intentionally or by habit without thinking about what there’s to miss.
Jazz is complex by nature and ever changing. Experienced artists like Mon David have the ability to tak
Hollywood, CA-July 6, 2009-Candye Kane Superhero is the name of the original song and the title of her recently released CD for Delta Groove records.
Superhero is Candye’s tenth CD and most significant to date. After fighting off deadly pancreatic cancer over the last year, it is an understatement to say that this recording is a miracle. The title of the CD applies literally and the blues never sounded more relevant for Candye and her fans.
With a ca
New York, New York-June 16, 2009- You’ve Got A Friend is Kevin Hays’ first release for 2009. The album was released on the Jazz Eyes label May 1st. An all instrumental foray into the realm of cover tunes, the CD features pop and jazz classics interpreted by the trio in their own special way.
The title track, a Carole King penned composition made famous by James Taylor, appropriately kicks off the album. From that point forward a who’s who of music makes an appearance
New York, New York-May 19, 2009-Scotty Barnhart has released his first solo offering Say It Plain. After 17 years as a featured soloist with the Count Basie Orchestra it was time to make his own statement.
Say It Plain totally encapsulates his experience as an artist and the advent of a long overdue solo album has put Barnhart in an entirely different setting and one that he is leading.
Scotty wrote The World of Jazz Trumpet, which is the first work o
Sugarland, Texas-April 14, 2009-Ed Maly is set to release his seventh studio album Guitar Jock on April 21, 2009.
Guitar Jock promises to be a continuation of the Ed Maly trademark sound featuring good time rollicking blues-rock that is fun for the listener and danceable at the same time.
It is always Ed’s goal to make people smile through his music and with Guitar Jock there does not seem to be any problem with spreading the universal good vibe that
New York, New York-April 14, 2009-Steve Elson is Mr. Saxophone. He plays the soprano, tenor and baritone saxophones with equal amounts of energy and preciseness, not to mention his additional range with the clarinet. With the release of Mott & Broome on Lips and Fingers Music scheduled to drop April 28, 2009, Elson has good reason to be excited.
Mott & Broome is destined to be another jazz classic to remember. Elson wrote all thirteen tracks on the recordin