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ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Lainie Cooke: The Music is the Magic

Read "The Music is the Magic" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

Lainie Cooke is a singer not afraid to take chances. Her third recording, The Music is the Magic, she populates her recital with near standards: songs that are familiar but not cliche. Supported by a reeds-led quartet anchored by drummer (and producer on this recording) Ralph Peterson, Lainie displays a command of vocal jazz that is ...

NEWS: RECORDING

"The Music Is The Magic," New CD By Vocalist Lainie Cooke, To Be Released March 17 By Ralph Peterson's Onyx Music Label

"The Music Is The Magic," New CD By Vocalist Lainie Cooke, To Be Released March 17 By Ralph Peterson's Onyx Music Label

Given the deep jazz feeling and serious vocal chops displayed by Lainie Cooke on her new CD The Music Is the Magic, it’s hard to believe that the disc is only Cooke’s third. But this masterpiece of vocal jazz, which will be released March 17 by Ralph Peterson’s Onyx Music Label, affirms her standing in the ...

NEWS: EVENT

The September Concert: The Heart Of Jazz For 9/11- Now In Its 10th Year

The September Concert: The Heart of Jazz for 9/11- now in its 10th Year. On Thursday, September 11, 40 of NYC’s top jazz artists will meet at Somethin' Jazz Club, 212 E 52nd St. NYC from 7pm - 1am, to play their take on various facets of that wretched day & its aftermath. They’ll be playing ...

NEWS: INTERVIEW

Vocalist Lainie Cooke Interviewed at AAJ

Vocalist Lainie Cooke Interviewed at AAJ

When Lainie Cooke sings, the heart sinks in poetry made music; air seems to stop to avoid interrupting the flowing of such a magical, beautiful voice. She fills the barely-noticeable silence between notes with a voice that caresses the heart. Her life has been a jazz-bound adventure inspired by an early need to entertain others, landing ...

ARTICLE: INTERVIEWS

Lainie Cooke: Speaking to the Heart

Read "Lainie Cooke: Speaking to the Heart" reviewed by Esther Berlanga-Ryan

When Lainie Cooke sings, the heart sinks in poetry made music; air seems to stop to avoid interrupting the flowing of such a magical, beautiful voice. She fills the barely-noticeable silence between notes with a voice that caresses the heart. Her life has been a jazz-bound adventure inspired by an early need to entertain others, landing ...

NEWS: RECORDING

Vocalist Lainie Cooke to Celebrate Release of CD "It's Always You" May 14 @ Museum of the City of NY

Vocalist Lainie Cooke to Celebrate Release of CD "It's Always You" May 14 @ Museum of the City of NY

Who: Vocalist Lainie Cooke with Tedd Firth - piano
Cameron Brown - bass
Matt Wilson - drums
Marvin Horne - guitar
Roland Barber - trombone
Joel Frahm - sax
What: Celebrating Release of her new CD “It's Always You" (Harlemwood Records 0108) When: Wednesday / May 14 ...