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Javon Jackson: For You

Read "For You" reviewed by Patrick Burnette

Tenor saxophonist Javon Jackson has roots stretching back to the hard-bop forebearers, having served stints with Art Blakey, Freddie Hubbard, Cedar Walton, and other luminaries of the lineage. For You is his twentieth release as a leader, and it finds him paying homage to Hubbard ("My Man Hubbard"), McCoy Tyner ("88 Strong"), Pharoah Sanders ("Mr. Sanders"--though ...

NEWS: RECORDING

6 Time Juno Nominee Internationally Acclaimed Jazz Piano/Vocalist Carol Welsman Turns To Social Media To Select Tracks For Forthcoming New Album "For You"

6 Time Juno Nominee Internationally Acclaimed Jazz Piano/Vocalist Carol Welsman Turns To Social Media To Select Tracks For Forthcoming New Album "For You"

In October of 2016, renowned promoter/producer Takao Ishizuka released the first solo piano/vocal album of 6-time Juno nominated jazz artist Carol Welsman in Japan. The album reached #5 on the Japan Jazz Chart, remained top 20 for four months and was the top #1 selling album for over five months at Yamano Music, Tokyo’s prominent jazz ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Chris Flory: For You

Read "For You" reviewed by Ken Dryden

Guitarist Chris Flory has predominately performed in bop and swing settings, having worked with Benny Goodman, Bob Wilber, Ruby Braff and Scott Hamilton. But though he has long had a love for blues, aside from appearing as a sideman on a date by Duke Robillard, he has had few opportunities to record extensively in the genre. ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Brian Ogilvie: For You

Read "For You" reviewed by Mike Neely

Brian Ogilvie’s debut recording For You is an upbeat stroll through a lineup of attractive tunes mostly culled from the 1920’s to the 1940’s. Ogilvie’s saxophone or clarinet is accompanied by an excellent band of pros including John Sheridan on piano, Phil Flanigan on bass, and Jeff Hamilton on drums. Dan Barrett adds trombone or cornet ...