Swedish Jazz History Vol. 11 24.11 2017
4 CD Box with a 188 page book covering Swedish Jazz during the 70's
such as Alice Babs, Monica Dominique, Nannie Porres, Monica Zetterlund, Lars Gullin, Georg Riedel, Bernt Rosengren, Nisse Sandström, Janne Schaffer, Bobo Stenson, Eje Thelin, Per Henrik Wallin, Putte Wickman,
Lennart Åberg... groups like Egba, Iskra, Mount Everest, Oriental Wind, Rena Rama....
Dreams And Daggers
New York Times Magazine included her recording of “Trolley Song” as one of “25 Songs That Tell Us Where Music Is Going,” Vanity Fair featured her in their “Millennials That Are Shaking Up The Jazz World” piece... VIDEO spiegel.online
Blooming Tall Phlox
L&H Production 05 2017
Yelena Eckemoff: piano; Verneri Pohjola: trumpet, flugelhorn; Panu Savolainen: vibraphone; Antti Lötjönen: double bass; Olavi Louhivuori: drums, percussion
Eckemoff may not be a pure jazz musician, but who is these days? She has her own voice, she knows how to utilize her gifts...Dan Bilawsky
Bad Ass and Blind
Mack Avenue 03 2017
Soundcloud link: Raul Midón - Bad Ass and Blind by MackAvenue
Put Raul Midón in a box and he’ll jump right out. Songwriter, instrumentalist, mouth-musician, soul singer, jazz improvisor, Latin songster, guitarist, baritone. None of those identifiers works alone to define his musical strengths.
Mack Avenue 02 2017
Soundcloud link: Cameron Graves - Planetary Prince
Cameron's new album 'Planetary Prince' is an amazing and almost unbelievable combination of modal jazz, romantic era European classical music and mathematical death metal. A style so cool that it deserves it's own genre. Kamasi Washington
Under The Surface
Lijbaart belongs to the top of the Dutch jazz scene, Bram Stadhouders is one of the most promising new young musicians in the European improvisation circuit and he received many awards and Sanne Rambags is one of the few singers of her generation who is able to improvise in a very open way.
Jazz Images Records 01 2017
Leloir Project: 2. series. Jean Pierre Leloir was the most important photographer covering France’s musical scene during the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s. To pay homage to his work, Jazz Images has selected the most important classic jazz albums to match with his visual genius. The result is this groundbreaking collection.
Cavalier Recordings 03 2017
Tourdates 03 2017
In his genre is Julian Sas one of the best artists ever to come from the low-lands and as a guitarist he belongs to the absolute top of Europe. Julian Sas made name and fame with a series of strong, critically acclaimed albums but especially as an excellent live performer.
Jazz Images Records 10 2016
Leloir Project: Jean Pierre Leloir was the most important photographer covering France’s musical scene during the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s. To pay homage to his work, Jazz Images has selected the most important classic jazz albums to match with his visual genius. The result is this groundbreaking collection.
Mack Avenue Records 07 2016
Kenny Garrett is a five-time GRAMMY® Award-nominee and 2010 GRAMMY® Award-winner (as a member of Chick Corea’s and John McLaughlin’s co-led Five Peace Band), and the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from Berklee College of Music in 2011. “Records and concerts are about me taking people on the ride I want to take them on. It can be pretty ballads, some intensity, and then we can party!' Mack Avenue Rec.
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