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Music Meeting Festival 2024: First names announced.

This spring the Dutch city of Nijmegen is set to host a sonic adventure at the 38th edition of the Music Meeting Festival, set to take place over the Pentecost weekend on May 18,...

Tito Puente’s “El Rey Bravo” Returns on Vinyl

In a world where music has the power to transcend time and culture, certain albums take on a legendary status that defies the constraints of their era. One such masterpiece is...

Album Preview: Gili Lopes, Algures

Brazilian-born bassist Gili Lopes is set to release his latest album titled “Algures.” on January 12, 2024 . The album, which Lopes views as a portal to encapsulate a...

Ambrose Akinmusire makes his Nonesuch Records debut.

Composer and trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, known for his rapid musical development and innovative contributions to the jazz landscape, is set to mark his debut on Nonesuch Records...

Album Preview: Ethan Iverson, Technically Acceptable.

Ethan Iverson is gearing up for the release of his second Blue Note Records album, titled “Technically Acceptable,” scheduled for January 2024. However, today marks...

New Release: Steve Davis Meets Hank Jones, Vol 1

In the kaleidoscope of jazz history, certain recordings emerge as timeless gems, capturing not just music but the essence of an era. “Steve Davis Meets Hank Jones, Volume...

Maite Hontelé to play jazzahead! Gala Concert

Jazzahead! gears up for a lively twist as it reveals the initial lineup for its 2024 edition. Set to unfold from April 11 to 13, the eighteenth edition of the trade fair and...

Album Preview: Peter Grabinger’s Piano Works

German pianist Peter Grabinger unveils his latest musical endeavor, “Piano Works,” set to release on December 8, 2023, under the Mons Records label. This album marks...

Miha Gantar’s Amsterdam: An Odyssey Through Boundless Realms

Slovenia-born pianist Miha Gantar released his next musical opus today,  his second ambitious 5-disc box set, Amsterdam, under the innovative Portuguese label Clean Feed Records....

Album Preview: Bliss Quintet, Glasshouse

The Bliss Quintet, a young and vibrant Norwegian jazz ensemble, will set the jazz world abuzz with the release of their highly anticipated second album, “Glasshouse,”...

Tobias Haug’s Awakening, a Sonic Journey Beyond Tradition

This autumn, young Swiss saxophonist, Tobias Haug is set to release his latest album, “Awakening,” on October 27th via Mons Records. Following his 2021 release,...