Crossover Jazz

Lizz Wright, Grace

September 25, 2017 admin 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 […]

Crossover Jazz

The Como Mamas, Move Upstairs

June 10, 2017 admin 0

by Jon Ward Gospel, roots trio The Como Mamas, is a Mississippi based group that digs deep into their delta roots. The trio of heavenly voices is Ester Mae Wilbourn, Della Daniels, and Angela Taylor. […]

Crossover Jazz

Shawn Thwaites Rebel Quartet, New Life

May 30, 2017 admin 0

by Nolan DeBuke Impressions are what we draw when listening to music, how it correlates to the person, the message and what is being said musically.  So, what is the impression drawn here on New […]

Crossover Jazz

Christian Sands, Reach

May 7, 2017 admin 0

by Jon Ward Five-time Grammy® Award nominee pianist Christian Sands marks his Mack Avenue Records debut that forgoes the straight-ahead sound and REACHes into fresh-sounding music. The album is entitled REACH and its musical influences […]

Crossover Jazz

Kevin Bachelder and Jason Lee Bruns, Cherry Avenue

November 9, 2015 admin 0

by Micha Bellini Cherry Avenue, features a joint venture between singer Kevin Bachelder and drummer Jason Lee Bruns.  This is an exceptional collaboration focusing on the two most important elements of music, melody (Bachelder) and […]

Crossover Jazz

Adam Rogers, David Binney R&B

October 20, 2015 admin 0

by Ferell Aubre Guitarist Adam Rogers continues his longtime association with alto saxophonist David Binney.  Rogers is known for his fret work with Chris Potter and the late Michael Brecker.  Rogers and Binney have chosen […]