Monthly Archives: September 2012

STACY SULLIVAN – IT’S A GOOD DAY: A TRIBUTE TO MISS PEGGY LEE

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It’s a Good Day, A Tribute to Miss Peggy Lee, featuring Stacy Sullivan announces a fall performance series at New York City’s iconic Metropolitan Room.

The Rippingtons feat. Russ Freeman @ The Tangier

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Fans that have followed Russ Freeman and The Rippingtons for any stretch of time over the past quarter century know the versatile award winning and Grammy nominated guitarist/composer, and producer has long had a penchant for naming songs and albums

LEE KONITZ / BILL FRISELL / GARY PEACOCK / JOEY BARON – ENFANTS TERRIBLE

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A quartet of modern jazz giants – coming together here in the largely unrehearsed space of a live setting – yet managing to create some amazing sounds in the process!

ANIMATION – TRANSPARENT HEART

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“This was a prime example of jazz musicians stretching beyond the usual acoustic limitations of their instruments to create a disturbing yet compelling new sound world.” – Mike Flynn, JazzWise “Transparent Heart is one of the most captivating recordings I

Classic – Hit:Michel Petrucciani – Besame Mucho /24-30.09.2012

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This interpretation made by the one of the greatest jazz pianist Michel Petrucciani. It is too beautifull!

Album Of The Week:Allou April – Colorful World /24-30.09.2012

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Allou April’s work has found its way onto various compilations since he left his home town of Saldanha and got his start in garage bands, over 15 years ago. His musical journey led him through Gospel to instrumental smooth jazz.

MASSIMO DE MATTIA – BLACK NOVEL

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There is something unique about Massimo De Mattia in the world of Italian jazz and improvisational music. After spending the 1980s learning and playing with talented peers and the saxophonist Tom Kirk, his hard bop language turned down the path

PONCHO SANCHEZ AND HIS LATIN JAZZ BAND LIVE IN HOLLYWOOD

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Given all the ups and downs the music industry has experienced in the past three decades, it’s remarkable to find anyone who still retains a sense of allegiance or loyalty. Master Conguero, Band Leader and Latin Jazz Legend Poncho Sanchez

Classic recordings by the greatest ”Jazz Friends”

Classic recordings by the greatest names in “Jazz” are being lost forever almost every day. ”Jazz Friends” has launched this Kickstarter page to help raise money to preserve and promote this truly American art form we call “Jazz”, while we

SMOOTH JAZZ ‘IN THE MIX’ with NORRIE LYNCH (THE GROOVEFATHER)

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Join me Norrie Lynch (The Groovefather) all the way from Glasgow in Scotland, when I’ll be playing 2 hours of the very best funky uptempo groove jazz, as well as some smooth sultry jazz vibes plus jazz funk with a