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Various Artists: Glucklich V1: A Collection Of Brazilian Flavours From The Past And Present

Read "Glucklich V1: A Collection Of Brazilian Flavours From The Past And Present" reviewed by Chris May

Collectors of Brazilian popular music from the mid and late twentieth century, who do not have the time or resources to visit the country for a spell of crate digging, can turn to European and Japanese DJs who do the digging for them, releasing their finds on compilation albums. In 2023, most of those crates have ...


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Various Artists: Hip Holland Hip

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This carefully curated disc is subtitled Modern Jazz Classics 1950-1970 and is a collection of tracks recorded by Dutch musicians and released in the Netherlands mostly in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Few of the musicians other than a sprinkling of American guest artists such as Herbie Mann and Art Farmer will ...


Latin Nights: Original Soundtrack

Label: Arkadia Records
Released: 2022
Track listing: Latinada, Esta Paixao, Hoy Vive el Recuerdo , Rivers, Enamorado, The Three Lands, Morocco, Coplas del Cantaclaro, A Mi Que Me Importa, Preparense, El Rey Del Timbal


Article: Year in Review

Ludovico Granvassu's Garden Of Jazzy Delights 2022

Read "Ludovico Granvassu's Garden Of Jazzy Delights 2022" reviewed by Ludovico Granvassu

The depth and range of the music that jazz players have put on record in 2022 are so big that summarizing this “year in jazz" by selecting only ten albums feels akin to taking the photo of a breath-taking landscape with an ultra-low resolution camera... Ten years from now, how is one supposed to understand how ...


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Various Artists: John Sinclair Presents Detroit Artists Workshop

Read "John Sinclair Presents Detroit Artists Workshop" reviewed by Chris May

Valuable as both a curated chronicle of jazz history and as high-grade music, John Sinclair Presents Detroit Artists Workshop: Community, Jazz And Art In The Motor City 1965—1981 comprises around 70 minutes of live recordings by some of Detroit's finest sons along with an informative 24-page booklet. Among the musicians are trumpeters Donald Byrd and Charles ...


Article: Album Review

Various Artists: Blue Note Re:imagined II

Read "Blue Note Re:imagined II" reviewed by Chris May

The second instalment of Blue Note Re:imagined comprises sixteen revamps of tunes from the label's back catalogue, newly recorded by a cohort of rising British soul, R&B and, listed last here for a reason, jazz stars. On its own terms, it is a classy exercise, but the target market for this series is not traditional Blue ...


Article: Extended Analysis

Music For Ukraine

Read "Music For Ukraine" reviewed by Ian Patterson

Music For Ukraine is a benefit album whose proceeds are intended solely for humanitarian aid in Ukraine. This gargantuan compilation features artists from the roster of Finnish label We Jazz Records. The twenty-six tracks--contemporary jazz for the most part, with the odd foray into modern chamber and electronica- tinged experimentalism--amount to two-and-a-half hours of compelling music. ...


Modern Love

Label: BBE Music
Released: 2021
Track listing: Life on Mars? (Miguel Atwood-Ferguson); Sound and Vision (Healdo Negro); Soul Love (Jeff Parker and the New Breed); Lady Grinning Soul (Kit Sebastian); Panic in Detroit (Sessa); The Man Who Sold the World (The Hics); Right (Kruangbin); Silly Boy Blue (Nia Andrews); Chant of the Ever Circling Skeletal Family (Foxtrott); Move On (L'Rain); Modern Love (Jonah Mutono); Where Are We Now (Bullion); Tnght (Eddie Chacon & John Carroll Kirby); Golden Years (Léa Sen); Fantastic Voyage (Meshell Ndegeocello); Space Oddity (We Are KING); "Heroes" (Matthew Tavares).


Putumayo Presents Jazz Christmas

Label: Putumayo World Music
Released: 2021
Track listing: Winter Wonderland (Tom Grant); The Christmas Song (Dixieland Ramblers); Angels We Have Heard on High (Chad Lawson Trio); Let It Show (Oscar Peterson); I'll Be Home for Christmas (Dixieland Ramblers); God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman (Houston Person); Blue Christmas (Houston Person); Christmas In New Orleans (Lars Edegran and His Santa Claus Revelers); Silver Bells (Papa Don Vappie's New Orleans Jazz Band); Bringing In a Brand New Year (Charles Brown).


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