Monthly Archives: July 2012
“With his expansive feeling and unadulterated love of music-making, McCaslin is in some ways the Sonny Rollins of his generation.” – Ottawa Citizen
In the old days — say, up till five years ago — up and coming artists seeking to build a grass-roots following as a means to a record deal had to hit the road, sell home-pressed CDs from the bandstand,
Johan Randen is amassing a notable reputation in Europe as a nascent guitar-slinger and session ace.
Acclaimed singer Melody Gardot will start a US concert tour this Fall beginning September 20th in San Francisco, it was confirmed today by her label, Verve Records and Beaver Productions, her national tour promoter.
Bold sounds from reedman Akira Sakata – easily one of the most powerful saxophonists on the planet at the moment!
Jazz being the most spontaneous and improvisational of all musical forms, it’s often best appreciated in a live setting, where artistry can take over for commercial considerations and jamming for minutes on end is encouraged.