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Gideon King: Street Jazz

Read "Gideon King: Street Jazz" reviewed by Paul Naser

New York based guitarist/composer/ songwriter Gideon King is no stranger to the city. Growing up there, he is well positioned to tell a story or two about the place. This is just what he sets out to do with his forthcoming release with his band City Blog, entitled Upscale Madhouse. Far from a condemnation, the title ...


Lauren Sevian: Bliss

Read "Bliss" reviewed by Paul Rauch

Since joining the Mingus Big Band in 2003, baritone saxophonist Lauren Sevian has been opening eyes in the saxophone world, especially in the exclusive club that includes those dedicated primarily to the bari. Her style more resembles that of modern tenor players such as Donny McCaslin and Mark Turner, while retaining the pure sound and articulation ...


Dolomiti Ski Jazz 2016

Read "Dolomiti Ski Jazz 2016" reviewed by Paolo Peviani

Dolomiti Ski Jazz
Val di Fiemme

L'inverno 2015-2016 è stato tra i più caldi e asciutti degli ultimi anni. Nonostante ciò, piste preparate al meglio, unite a tardive e provvidenziali nevicate, hanno comunque permesso al Dolomiti Ski Jazz di mantenere intatta la propria vocazione sciistico-musicale.

Come ...


The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra Directed By Tommy Smith Submits "American Adventure" CD To The 57th Grammys

The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra Directed By Tommy Smith Submits "American Adventure" CD To The 57th Grammys

In the summer of 2013, The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra were joined at Avatar Studios in New York City by Kurt Elling, Mike Stern, Randy Brecker, Dave Liebman, Bill Evans, Joe Locke, Donny McCaslin, Clarence Penn, Michael Dease and Joel Frahm to capture some great performances on American Adventure. Following universal praise, the CD has now been ...


Jazz Quanta March

Read "Jazz Quanta March" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

RareNoise, chant, drunken big band...Good Lawd!

Free Nelson Mandoomjazz
The Shape of Doomjazz to Come/Saxophone Giganticus

You have to love RareNoise Records for inventive sonic turbulence. Add to this alto saxophonist Rebecca Sneddon sense of humor aping the title of this “double EP" ...