“Full Court Press” is a smooth and sexy groove co-written by Ragan Whiteside with Dennis Johnson and Bob Baldwin, and features guitarist Phil Hamilton, percussionist Curtis McCain, and drummer Rich Harrison, also known as the artist RAH. It’s the 3rd single from her most recent full-length project, 2022’s Thrill Ride, which is Ragan’s sixth career
What: Jacksonville Jazz Festival When: May 25-28, 2023 Where: Jacksonville, FL Premium Experience Packages for the 2023 Jacksonville Jazz Festival will be available for purchase now. The Jacksonville Jazz Festival returns Memorial Day Weekend to Downtown Jacksonville May 25 – 28, 2023! The Jacksonville Jazz Piano Competition presented by Keyboard Connection – The Piano Place
Chet Baker made a number of classics throughout his brief, cruel life, but his debut vocal album, Chet Baker Sings, might be his summit. Nobody … Read More “Amos Lee My Ideal: A Tribute to Chet Baker Sings (Dualtone)” The post Amos Lee My Ideal: A Tribute to Chet Baker Sings (Dualtone) appeared first on
JazzTimes is thrilled to announce the winners of its inaugural Top Track contest from 2022. Our panel of critics worked through many tracks and narrowed … Read More “JazzTimes Announces Top Track Winners” The post JazzTimes Announces Top Track Winners appeared first on JazzTimes.
If Avram Fefer is a new name to you, you are not alone. His new album is so good it should make us all embarrassed … Read More “Avram Fefer Quartet: Juba Lee (Clean Feed)” The post Avram Fefer Quartet: Juba Lee (Clean Feed) appeared first on JazzTimes.
Vocal powerhouse Keke Wyatt has announced her new record deal with Shanachie Entertainment. She joins a roster that includes R&B veterans such as Calvin Richardson and Rahsaan Patterson. “I really feel good about signing with Shanachie!” says Wyatt. “I’m excited and finally ready. I feel like this time we will create magic together and make
Smokey Robinson has honored his word on new music. After teasing a comeback, the music icon has released his new single “If We Don’t Have Each Other.” On the guitar-laden groove, with a smooth delivery, Robinson tells his partner that they’re incomplete without each other. Discussing the selection process for his latest track, Robinson says
Kevin Ross’ new single “Look My Way” will have a few folks singing outside their admirers’ windows this Valentine’s Day. Upon first listen, it’s evident that Ross is an old-fashioned romantic at heart. He goes back to the days when you had to impress an interest with more than a few nice words and flowers.
Eric Bellinger and Hitmaka are back with “Decide,” another track from their upcoming joint album, 1-800-Hit-Eazy: Line 2. It was co-produced by Keyz and Hitmaka. On the track, Bellinger believes he’s a good catch and wants his woman to be able to differentiate between him and another potential. “Money comin’, we done made a fortune /
Rising singer-songwriter Q has released his new single “Luv (I Know I Want This For Real),” along with a dance-themed visualizer. The funky, infectious groove was produced by Q and captures the woozy feeling of falling in love. “I think I found it, I can’t seem to stop it / The love is goin’ crazy