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Pepa Niebla | Renaissance

Vocalist and composer Pepa Niebla released “Renaissance”, her first album of original compositions following her releases Pepa Niebla Project and Pepa Niebla &...

CD Review: Radio Bévort | Blik.

I’ve always been a fan of Scandinavian Jazz and when this recording by Radio Bévort, a group lead by Danish saxophonist and composer Pernille Bévort, landed in my inbox I...

Lockdown encourages Scottish pianist to release international collaboration…

When Scottish pianist Dave Milligan arrived in Udine, in Northern Italy, to record with Italian bassist Danilo Gallo and drummer U.T. Gandhi, he was struck by the view from his...

Christian Sands | Be Water

It can be overwhelming to realize how much water surrounds us, affects us and impacts our lives. It’s an element vital to survival yet can be utterly devastating; it can be...

Emilia Vancini and Augusto Pirodda | And if you fall, you fall.

Benelux-based duo Emilia Vancini (voice) and Augusto Pirodda (piano) are releasing their first album on the 30th of May, after a collaboration of more than a decade. Additionally,...

CD Review: Östergren Strömkvist trio, Liam’s Labyrinth

On the 29th of May, the Östergren Strömkvist Trio released their debut album “Liam’s Labyrinth”. The album contains new original material and although...

Kim Cypher | Water From An Ancient Well

Earlier this year prior to the Corona Virus lockdowns, British Saxophonist Kim Cypher took to the studio to record what she calls “a very special piece of music titled Water...

Esperanza Spalding & Fred Hersch raise funds for musicians with a new release.

There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic is having a devastating effect on the jazz community, leaving countless musicians to face an uncertain future. While governments have...

Act4Music – Curated Online Music Festival.

During this time of COVID 19 and the effect, it has had on performing musicians we have seen a number of creative initiatives take place allowing musicians to tap into alternative...

Redman, Mehldau, McBride, Blade | Round Again

The members of the original Joshua Redman Quartet—Redman (saxophone), Brad Mehldau (piano), Christian McBride (bass), and Brian Blade (drums)—reunite with the July 10, 2020...

Aaron Parks, Little Big II: Dreams of a Mechanical Man

“Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity.” These words by legendary bassist/composer...