Photo credit: Rebecca Meek In the jazz world, a veritable deluge of solo-piano albums have been released in last year or so. One of the better ones you’re likely to hear was recently released by Marc Cary, the late Abbey Lincoln’s longtime pianist. Released on the Motéma Music imprint, For [...]Read more >>
Photo credit: Michael Weintrob On June 11, the Zoho Roots label released a CD by Global Noize—featuring producer, arranger and keyboardist Jason Miles (pictured above)—titled Sly Reimagined: The Music of Sly and the Family Stone. Indeed, the disc’s 10 tracks are all nicely reimagined by Global Noize (Miles, turntable specialist [...]Read more >>
In May, pianist Bob James and saxophonist David Sanborn released Quartette Humaine (OKeh), their first recorded collaboration since 1986, when the pair released the platinum-selling album Double Vision. Now comes word that the two veteran musicians are set to embark on their first tour together. Commencing at Town Hall in [...]Read more >>
Eleven years ago, three undisputed titans of smooth jazz joined forces to become the supergroup known far and wide today as BWB. Those three gentlemen—trumpeter/flugelhornist Rick Braun, tenor saxophonist Kirk Whalum and guitarist Norman Brown—will be touring, beginning June 1, in support of their second release together, Human Nature (Heads [...]Read more >>
Photo credit: Robert Ascroft A pledge campaign is underway to further fund a documentary about Wayne Shorter that was begun in 2006 and that is scheduled for release in 2014. The film, titled Wayne Shorter: Zero Gravity, promises to be an intimate portrait of an artist who’s created a great [...]Read more >>
Photo credit: Carol Comer and Dianne Gregg The Girls in the Band is set to run at New York’s Lincoln Center starting today and running throughout next week. In addition to the Lincoln Center screenings, the award-winning documentary film will soon appear for a week-long run at Laemmle Noho 7, [...]Read more >>
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