Monthly Archives: March 2012

Amazing Top – 10 Sunday 01.04. 2012 at 11am,6pm and 11pm GMT

10.Joyce Spencer – Pressing On  (New Entry) 09..Paul Brown – The Funky Joint  (New Entry) 08.Chris Standring – Oliver’s Twist (New Entry) 07.Spyro Gyra – Chileno Boys 06.Rob Tardik – Shakin’ The House 05.Joel Del Rosario – Side by side

GAL COSTA – RECANTO

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Amazing stuff – the most intriguing album we’ve heard from Gal Costa in decades – and one of the first in many years to get back to the more experimental side of her music!

Wikend-Jazz 31.03-01. 04.2012 With The Contemporary,Smooth jazz Group The Rippingtons

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The Rippingtons are a contemporary group mainly relating to the genres Smooth jazz, Jazz pop, and Crossover jazz. Formed in 1986 by guitarist and band leader Russ Freeman (not to be confused with the jazz pianist of the same name),

DAVE KOZ, BRIAN CULBERTSON, FOURPLAY, FOUR 80 EAST, RICHARD ELLIOT, JEFF LORBER & OTHERS TOPLINE SEABREEZE JAZZ FESTIVAL

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Smooth Jazz blowing gently in the coastal breezes is just one unique feature at one of the nation’s fastest growing “destination music festivals” on the Gulf Coast. Panama City Beach and the coastal Florida communities will come alive April 18th-22nd

NEW DEBUT ALBUM FROM NAOMI LAVIOLETTE

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On the heels of a standing room only album-release show held at Portland’s premier jazz club Jimmy Mak’s, Naomi LaViolette has released her self-titled debut album.

Gabriel – New Album Set For July

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When, in 2010, horn player Gabriel Mark Hasselbach, aka Gabriel, released the fabulously restrained CD ‘Told Ya So’ it provided several highpoints of that smooth jazz year.

INCOGNITO – SURREAL

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A powerful new album from the UK’s favourite soul/funk/jazz band, with the addition of outstanding new male vocalist Mo Brandis and established UK jazz singer Natalie Williams, who join Maysa and Vanessa Haynes.

SANTANA – SHAPE SHIFTER

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Carlos Santana’s latest album, Shape Shifter, has just been announced and is set for release on May 15th! Santana is also gearing up to open at the House of Blues May 2nd, and coming soon is a Special Summer East

Sting Song from ‘The Hunger Games’ Soundtrack out Today

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The blockbuster film The Hunger Games, features a new song from Sting called “Deep in the Meadow (Lullaby).” 

CLIFFORD CHARLES – SONGS FROM DEEP WITHIN

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Trinidadian jazz guitarist Clifford Charles was influenced by the best guitarists in the business, such as George Benson, Norman Brown, Ronald “Boo” Hinkson, Lee Ritenour and Earl Klugh.