• Jazz

    The Fred Hughes Trio, Matrix

    by Raul da Gama There is no substitute with an album full of luscious, no-nonsense swinging music played with fierce dedication to the idiom, unadorned chiseling of classic Jazz tempo; juxtapositioning of rhythm close to, [...]
  • Chamber Jazz

    Sound Underground, Quiet Spaces

    by Sylvannia Garutch Sound Underground is a trio with an unusual approach in instrumentation. Comprised of saxophonist David Leon, trumpeter Alec Aldred and guitarist Jonah Udall, the collective traverses through inventive textures and colors far [...]
  • Jazz

    Mason Razavi and Bennett Roth-Newell, After You

    by Sylvannia Garutch Guitarist, Mason Razavi and pianist, Bennett Roth-Newell are a regularly working duet that has released an album entitled, After You.  The two explore original compositions, in addition to recognized standards. Razavi and [...]
  • Electronica Jazz

    The Delegation – Evergreen

    by Sylvannia Garutch Cascading sounds shaped from ideas exhibiting no relation to one another, yet bound by the overall thoughtfulness of the ensemble.  A debut from debut from Gabriel Zucker‘s ensemble The Delegation is a [...]
  • Jazz

    Ray Lyon, Trinity One Δ

    by Raul da Gama There is absolutely nothing that one should be wary about when embarking on a musical adventure with Ray Lyon. He captains a svelte ship with a crew of three, appropriately entitled [...]

Jazz Requests

Jazz

Joe Mongelli, WashAshore

October 7, 2017 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Joe Mongelli is a trumpet/flugelhorn player based in the Cape Cod area. He leads a group of regularly gigging and swinging musicians he calls The Cape Jazz Crew. The Crew consist of: […]

Jazz

Larry Ham/Wood Witt, Presence

October 4, 2017 0

by Sylvannia Garutch Presence is a new album that features Woody Witt, a Houston based tenor-saxophonist and educator, with the Larry Ham Trio (comprised of pianist Ham, bassist Lee Hudson and drummer Tom Melito). Witt […]

Jazz

Lizz Wright, Grace

September 25, 2017 0

by Micha Bellini Lizz Wright is back with a new album called Grace. Continuing with her theme of presenting music that reflects her past and present state of consciousness, Wright has reworked well-known songs that […]

Fusioneers

  • Adam Rogers, DICE

    July 23, 2017 0
    by Sylvannia Garutch What would a jazz guitar player sound like if he/she was born and raised in the jazz capital of the world, New York City? Would access to world class teachers, players, concerts [...]
  • by Nolan DeBuke Quantum trio has magically created a sound that takes the best qualities from: classical music, jazz, avant-garde, and the singable melodies of pop, to form their own unique style. The three musicians [...]
  • by Sylvannia Garutch Born into a musical family, the son of Maltese orchestra conductor, bassist and composer Joseph Sammut, Simon Sammut has taken his years of exploration and culminated them into a weighted project that [...]