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CD Review: Hyeonseon Baek, Longing

Korean singer Hyeonseon Baek, recently released his debut CD, “Longing,” on the You & Me label. The album comprises four of Baek’s original tunes and six...

Featured Gig: Jazz Sisters, A celebration of vocal Jazz

On June 27th, Women in Jazz Media are holding a special event to raise money for vocalist Anita Wardell. Jazz Sisters: A celebration of vocal jazz Anita was scheduled to perform...

The Enigma of the Köln Concert

UPDATE: The crowdfunding campaign to finance a new documentary film about Keith Jarrett’s legendary 1975 Köln Concert has reached an incredible milestone, raising over 50%...

Blue Note Records Pops Up at Glasgow Jazz Festival

As part of this years edition of the Glasgow International Jazz Festival, Blue Note Records, the legendary jazz label, is set to open a pop-up store in the city center this week....

Craft Recordings Unveils New Original Jazz Classics Reissues

Craft Recordings, home to one of the world’s largest and most essential collections of master recordings, has announced the final batch of 2024 reissues for its acclaimed...

Summer Jazz Camp Scotland returns to inspire a new generation

Aspiring jazz musicians can develop their skills with top instrumental tutors in an idyllic location in Scotland’s South Lanarkshire hills from 8th to 12th August. Now in its...

Bob Moses – Preserving the Legacy of a Musical Luminary.

Project Update. Last October we published a story about a documentary project on the life and legacy of legendary drummer Ra Kalam Bob Moses. Since then the project has made...

Contrasting Visions: Benjamin Koppel, from Requiem to Celebration

Saxophonist and composer Benjamin Koppel has recently released two contrasting yet equally compelling albums that showcase his remarkable versatility and artistic vision. With...

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KÖLN TRACKS
The Legend of Keith Jarrett's Köln Concert - A Documentary Film

It's the story of a Keith Jarrett performance that almost didn't happen. Yet, its recording would become the best-selling solo jazz album in the world. During a wild investigation in search of the mysterious piano from the Köln Concert, the backstage of a myth and a genius at work are gradually revealed.

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Featured Interviews Selected Articles and Features.

Miha Gantar, Embracing the possibilities of the Infinite!

Editors Note: This Interview was the cover story for the Autumn 2024 edition of the Jazz In Europe print magazine. Since the release of this edition, Miha has now released the follow-up 5 CD Box set titled “NYC” that...

David Linx, Outside of the Ordinary

David Linx is in no doubt one of the most versatile and creative male vocalists on the Europen, and indeed the world...

Artist Feature: Claire Martin, The Swedish Connection

Claire Martin stands as a distinguished figure in the realm of British jazz, earning critical acclaim and solidifying...

Featured Interview: The Bliss Quintet.

Last year during Jazzahead! Club Night, a young Norwegian ensemble caught my attention during the club night –...

Interview: Peter Braunholz – A round trip in creativity.

German label Mons Records recently released a series of “Smooth Jazz” singles and albums under the project...

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MIHA GANTAR — NYC
New five-album box set out now on Clean Feed Records

Miha Gantar, has released his third five-album box set on Clean Feed Records. Titled NYC, this box set is the latest in the series of box sets featuring the music of Miha. In this release Miha presents the sessions recorded with five unique ensembles in August 2023 in New York City.

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CD Review: Hyeonseon Baek, Longing

Korean singer Hyeonseon Baek, recently released his debut CD, “Longing,” on the You & Me label. The album comprises four of Baek’s original tunes and six...

Contrasting Visions: Benjamin Koppel, from Requiem to Celebration

Saxophonist and composer Benjamin Koppel has recently released two contrasting yet equally compelling albums that showcase his remarkable versatility and artistic vision. With...

CD Review: Jack Magnet Science, Future Forecast.

It’s not that often these days, given the amount of music I receive, that album arrives that compels me to hit the repeat button time and time again. Such was the case when...

New Releases Recommended New Albums

Pat Metheny, MoonDial

The legendary American guitarist, composer, and improviser Pat Metheny has once again pushed the boundaries of his artistry with the announcement of his newest album,...

Milton Nascimento & Esperanza Spalding, Milton+esperanza

On August 9th, Concord Records will unveil ‘Milton + esperanza,’ a dream collaboration between Brazilian legend Milton Nascimento and the decorated musician/composer...

Herve Samb, Jolof

The latest album from guitarist Herve Samb titled “Jolof” was released today via Euleuk Vision Records. With the release of Jolof, his sixth album as a leader, Samb showcases...

Jonny Kerry, The Melody of You

British Jazz singer-songwriter, pianist & accordionist, Jonny Kerry recently embarked on a collaboration with fellow Accordion and bandoneon virtuoso, Richard Galliano and...

Kaisers New World, Nighttrain

“Nighttrain” is the latest project from German based guitarist Frank Kaiser. Having led many projects over his long career, this new project under the apt title “Kaisers New...

Edgar van Asselt, The Gentle Insult.

Dutch composer, producer and keyboard player Edgar van Asselt released his latest album “The Gentle Insult” last Friday. Featuring Jeroen Vierdag on bass and Jorge Rossy on...

BLISS QUINTET - GLASSHOUSE
New album now available on Jazzland Records

Norwegian jazz ensemble "Bliss Quintet" is ready to set the jazz world abuzz with the release of their highly anticipated second album, “Glasshouse". Building on the success of their debut album, “Dramaqueen,” the quintet has solidified their position at the vanguard of the new generation and a pioneering force in the Scandinavian contemporary jazz scene.

Stream the album here...