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ROY HARGROVE


BIO: Roy Anthony Hargrove is an American jazz trumpeter. He won worldwide notice after winning two Grammy Awards for differing types of music, in 1997, and in 2002

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J-Felix Releases WHOLE AGAIN HOOLIGAN Photo J-Felix Releases WHOLE AGAIN HOOLIGAN
by TV News Desk - March 06, 2020

Producer and multi-instrumentalist Joe Newman, otherwise known as J-Felix,  releases his sophomore album Whole Again Hooligan today via Tru Thoughts, a mix of his future blend of boogie, p-funk, disco, and soul....
J-Felix Releases 'CHECK' Single Feat. El Train Photo J-Felix Releases 'CHECK' Single Feat. El Train
by TV News Desk - February 04, 2020

Producer and multi-instrumentalist Joe Newman, otherwise known as J-Felix, returns with his future blend of boogie, p-funk, disco and soul on his sophomore album Whole Again Hooligan, out March 6 on Tru Thoughts, and releases the heavily-sampled single 'Check' featuring El Train - listen below!...
Bassist George DeLancey Releases 'Paradise' on February 1st Photo Bassist George DeLancey Releases 'Paradise' on February 1st
by TV News Desk - January 27, 2020

Paradise, the sophomore release from critically acclaimed bassist/ composer George DeLancey, features a mix of hard swinging original compositions and jazz standards, and a host prominent young New York City jazz players. Release date is February 1st (George DeLancey Music)....
Ben Williams Shares 'We Shall Overcome' for MLK Day Photo Ben Williams Shares 'We Shall Overcome' for MLK Day
by TV News Desk - January 20, 2020

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, acclaimed Grammy-winning bassist, composer and bandleader Ben Williams today shared his powerful rendition of the civil rights classic 'We Shall Overcome” via Billboard. With Frank Ocean-esque R&B production and a world class band, the track is a unifying call...
Emmaline Releases New Video 'Effortless' Today Photo Emmaline Releases New Video 'Effortless' Today
by TV News Desk - November 04, 2019

Singer and Songwriter Emmaline has released her gorgeous new video for the track “Effortless” today. Directed by Simion Collins & Omari Matlock, the videos lush colors and dreamy settings beautifully compliment Emmaline's stellar voice and style. The song appears on her debut EP, All My Sweetest Dre...
HARLEM 100 Featuring Mwenso & The Shakes Announced At MPAC Photo HARLEM 100 Featuring Mwenso & The Shakes Announced At MPAC
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2019

Celebrate the music that made Harlem the center of the music universe at Harlem 100 Featuring Mwenso & The Shakes, Sunday, October 27 at 7 pm at Mayo Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $29-$69....
Newport Jazz Festival Explores Relationship Between Jazz & Hip-Hop Photo Newport Jazz Festival Explores Relationship Between Jazz & Hip-Hop
by BWW News Desk - July 03, 2019

There is a definite relationship between rap and jazz. Musicians improvise with notes. Rappers improvise with words. Many of the great hip-hop recordings featured samples from some of the greatest jazz albums. So it should be no surprise that there are rappers who are not only comfortable in post-bo...
DC Jazz Festival Announces Nick Cannon to Host Finale Celebrating Great Masters of Ja Photo DC Jazz Festival Announces Nick Cannon to Host Finale Celebrating Great Masters of Jazz
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2019

DC Jazz Festival (DCJF), with the only city-wide jazz festival in the mid-Atlantic region, today announced that Nick Cannon will host Great Masters of Jazz, on June 16 in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. Co-presented by the DC Jazz Festival and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, wit...
Jazz Journalists Association Announces 2019 Awards Winners Photo Jazz Journalists Association Announces 2019 Awards Winners
by TV News Desk - May 02, 2019

Pianist Ahmad Jamal is celebrated for his Lifetime Achievement in Jazz by the Jazz Joiurnalists Association with its 2019 JJA Jazz Awards -- the organization's 24th annual celebration of excellence in jazz and jazz journalism. Saxophonist Wayne Shorter has been voted Musician of the Year, bassist Li...
Kindness Shares New Single LOST WITHOUT Featuring Seinabo Sey Photo Kindness Shares New Single LOST WITHOUT Featuring Seinabo Sey
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2019

Following the release in March of their first single in four years - “Cry Everything” ft Robyn - Kindness connects with friend and Swedish star Seinabo Sey for a brand new release: “Lost Without”. Co-written by Kelela and Kindness, Kindness and Seinabo Sey came together in Stockholm to complete work...
Aretha's Jazz Café Presents Latin Jazz All Stars Photo Aretha's Jazz Café Presents Latin Jazz All Stars
by TV News Desk - December 21, 2018

Aretha's Jazz Café is proud to once again present Latin Jazz All Stars, arguably the finest aggregation of Latin Jazz musicians in the world, for one incredible night, Saturday, January 12th at 8:00PM...
Kandace Springs Releases New Video For 'Breakdown' - Fall Tour Starts This Month Photo Kandace Springs Releases New Video For 'Breakdown' - Fall Tour Starts This Month
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

Singer and pianist Kandace Springs has released her remarkable second album Indigo (Blue Note), a 13-track LP of originals and choice covers that showcases the full breadth of Kandace's artistry from smoldering R&B ('People Make the World Go 'Round' '6 8') to gorgeous jazz ballads ('Unsophisticated'...
Norbert and Karen Stachel Lead LehCats on New Release MOVEMENT TO EGALITARIA Featurin Photo Norbert and Karen Stachel Lead LehCats on New Release MOVEMENT TO EGALITARIA Featuring More Than 30 Players
by TV News Desk - July 02, 2018

Seven musicians who define the terms artistry, teamwork and chemistry starting with the chemistry of the married couple of Karen and Norbert Stachel, the leaders of LehCats.  Their versatility is evident, and their ability to deliver and uplift both the music and the listener is profound. Movement t...
Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz Presents A Salute To Russell Malone Photo Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz Presents A Salute To Russell Malone
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2018

Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz closes its 46thseason with a tribute to lauded jazz guitarist Russell Malone. A mainstay on the Manhattan music scene since the 1980s, as well as a regular at international festivals and concert halls, Russell has attracted critical and fan recognition for his w...
10th Annual Jazz Series to Feature A Melody of Music & Film Featuring John Pizzarelli Photo 10th Annual Jazz Series to Feature A Melody of Music & Film Featuring John Pizzarelli, Julius Rodriguez & More
by TV News Desk - April 26, 2018

The Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC), a nonprofit cultural arts center and one of the most successful suburban film houses in the country, is celebrating a decade of their popular Jazz Sessions.  The 10th annual series will kick off on May 2nd with an opening night event featuring World-renowned guita...
VIDEO: The Soul Rebels Perform '504' on The Late Show Photo VIDEO: The Soul Rebels Perform '504' on The Late Show
by Stage Tube - February 07, 2018

The Soul Rebels were the musical guest on last night's Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Watch them perform '504' with Jon Batiste and Stay Human below!...
60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Wraps up Weekend of Historic Performances Photo 60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Wraps up Weekend of Historic Performances
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2017

The 60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival wrapped up Sunday, September 17 after a weekend of debut artists, returning masters and new favorites. Over 38,562 fans came through the gates of the Monterey County Fairgrounds during the weekend of September 15-17, which featured a record-breaking 137 perform...
60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Single Day Tickets On Sale Monday 5/15
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

Single Day Tickets for the 60th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival, September 15–17 go on sale Monday, May 15, and can be purchased online at montereyjazzfestival.org or by calling 888.248.6499....
French Prog Ensemble Yang Release Highly Anticipated 3rd Album “The Failure of Words”
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2017

Founded by Frédéric L'Epée in 2002 (previously founder of the bands Shylock in the 70's and Philharmonie in the 90's), Yang is an instrumental quartet which compositions melt guitar counterpoints, odd time signatures, New Music with a hint of oriental modes all together with a powerful rock pulse....
Robert Glasper Named Music Director of 16th Annual More Music @ The Moore
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2017

STG has announced GRAMMY Award-winning musician and record producer Robert Glasper as Music Director for the 16th annual More Music @ The Moore....
Erykah Badu's Debut LP 'Baduizm' & New Album 'Mama's Gun' Released Today
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2016

Erykah Badu's game-changing debut, Baduizm, and her smash sophomore album, Mama's Gun, are now available back on vinyl as part of Motown/UMe's Respect The Classics initiative....
Hot Tone Music to Release New CDs by Bassist Mimi Jones and Pianist Luis Perdomo
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2016

Hot Tone Music, the artist-run label founded by bassist /composer Mimi Jones in 2009, announces the simultaneous release on May 13 of new CDs by Jones ('Feet in the Mud') and pianist/composer Luis Perdomo ('Montage')....
International Recording Artists Join Forces to Produce Debut Single 'Your Love'
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2016

Award-winning, inspirational songwriter Nate Brown announces the release of 'Your Love,' the highly anticipated single from the forthcoming album 'Open Heaven.'...
Angelique Kidjo Wins 3rd World Music Grammy For 'Sings'
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2016

Angelique Kidjo, the Benin born singer/songwriter is celebrating the win of her third 'Best World Music Album' Grammy Award for her 429 Records album Sings. It's the artist's second consecutive win in that category as her 2014 album Eve won last year. Produced by Kidjo and long-time production partn...
Monterey Jazz Festival to Tour in 2016
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2015

Highlights of the tour include a five-night run at Birdland in New York City, with appearances at major performing arts centers and colleges in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Texas, and Virginia....