Many view passion and fire as the defining traits in much of Charles Mingus’ work—and there’s no denying their regular presence in the late bassist … Read More “Ethan Philion: Meditations on Mingus (Sunnyside)” The post Ethan Philion: Meditations on Mingus (Sunnyside) appeared first on JazzTimes.
Song Written By Mindi Abair and Tyrone StevensMindi Abair alto saxophoneAbe Laboriel Jr. drumsSean Hurley bassRodney Lee keyboardsTim Pierce guitarRecorded and Mixed by Niko BolasProduced by Mindi Abair and Bud HarnerExecutive Producer Roy McClurg The post Mindi Abair ‘Midnight In San Francisco’ – WATCH appeared first on Smooth Jazz and Smooth Soul.
J-Jams Records is releasing the new single “After We Play” featuring Peter White from the forthcoming 5th studio album by trumpeter/singer Johnny Britt. Britt is thrilled to be joined by smooth jazz icon Peter White on guitar. “After We Play” was written, arranged and produced by Johnny Britt mixed by Nils, and mastered by Ron
Byron Miller’s latest single is called Say it Ain’t Good to Ya. It is from the forthcoming fourth CD in his PsychoBass series: Motor City Love. “Say it Ain’t Good to Ya” is the perfect lead-in to PsychoBass 4: Motor City Love, an album that celebrates Byron Miller’s roots in and love for Detroit, Michigan
One bright morning last January, saxophonist Sam Taylor started his day by writing down his intentions. It was an important day, the day that he would lead a quintet featuring trumpeter Terell Stafford in the same historic recording studio where John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Freddie Hubbard and Stanley Turrentine recorded, to track his third album for Cellar Live. Locking in his focus, Taylor’s message to himself
What: JUST LIV- Viva Los Cabos When: December 15-19, 2022 Where: Hard Rock Resort Cabo About The Trip Hydro spa tub Private bathroom with shower and double vanities Terrace with a sofa, one chair, and a table Minibar with soda, bottled water, juice & domestic beer. Flat-screen HDTV with plug-and-pay technology. Purified bottled water. Sleep
The Whispers Tour Dates 2023 November 18, 2022 – Oakland, CA January 13 – Newark, NJ February 17 – Detroit, MI February 18 – Washington, DC February 19 – Atlantic City, NJ Click the banner below to get tickets. The post The Whispers On Tour 2023 appeared first on Smooth Jazz and Smooth Soul.
Sue Mingus, the fourth wife and widow of Charles Mingus who for over 40 years curated his music and ensured its regular public performance, died … Read More “Sue Mingus 1930 — 2022” The post Sue Mingus 1930 — 2022 appeared first on JazzTimes.
I have friends who no longer follow the releases of ECM, believing the Munich label’s best years were in the past, when such innovative recordings … Read More “Julia Hülsmann Quartet: The Next Door (ECM)” The post Julia Hülsmann Quartet: The Next Door (ECM) appeared first on JazzTimes.
Pharoah Sanders, a pioneering tenor saxophonist and composer who became synonymous with the spiritual jazz aesthetic, died September 24 at a hospital in Los Angeles, … Read More “Pharoah Sanders 1940 — 2022” The post Pharoah Sanders 1940 — 2022 appeared first on JazzTimes.