JAZZ MUSIC COVERAGE

Trevor Powers Releases New Video 'Film It All' Trevor Powers Releases New Video 'Film It All'
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2018

Following the recent release of his debut album, Mulberry Violence, on own label Baby Halo, Trevor Powers today shares a stunning stop-motion video to accompany 'Film It All' from the highly praised new album.... (more...)
Joey Alexander New Recordings, High Profile Performances, New Videos & More Joey Alexander New Recordings, High Profile Performances, New Videos & More
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2018

Following the release of his critically acclaimed Spring album Eclipse, three-time GRAMMY® nominee Joey Alexander embarks on an exciting fall that includes the release of new music, some high-profile U.S. performances and the unveiling of three compelling in-studio videos from his Eclipse sessions. ... (more...)
Number One-Selling Billboard Artist Malina Moye Announces European Tour With New Album Number One-Selling Billboard Artist Malina Moye Announces European Tour With New Album
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2018

Number one-selling Billboard artist Malina Moye is set to tour Europe this autumn with her genre -defying album 'Bad As I Wanna Be.' The tour kicks off at the Aalen Festival in Aalen Germany on September 9. Moye's album reached number one for two consecutive weeks on the Billboard Blues chart this y... (more...)
Slow & Steady Records Announces Release of Richard Sears' IRON YEAR Slow & Steady Records Announces Release of Richard Sears' IRON YEAR
by BWW News Desk - September 20, 2018

Slow & Steady Records announces the release of Richard Sears' fifth album, Iron Year. Sears expands on the compositional palette from his previous album, Altadena, with new material written after moving to New York City in 2015, realized primarily for sextet. Iron Year draws inspiration from the Har... (more...)
Maya Beiser and Evan Ziporyn Embark on a U.S. Tour with Ziporyn's Ambient Orchestra Performing Bowie Symphonic: Blackstar Maya Beiser and Evan Ziporyn Embark on a U.S. Tour with Ziporyn's Ambient Orchestra Performing Bowie Symphonic: Blackstar
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2018

This fall, cello soloist Maya Beiser and composer/conductor Evan Ziporyn embark on a U.S. tour with Ziporyn's Ambient Orchestra, bringing Bowie Symphonic: Blackstar to the Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA (Friday, October 12); the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington... (more...)
Brainfeeder Announces 10th Anniversary Compilation 'Brainfeeder X' Brainfeeder Announces 10th Anniversary Compilation 'Brainfeeder X'
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2018

Brainfeeder today announces a special 10th anniversary compilation titled Brainfeeder X and releases a new remix by label founder Flying Lotus of Brandon Coleman's 'Walk Free'.... (more...)
My Jam Music Network and Ghost Beverage Create Entertainment Company GTV My Jam Music Network and Ghost Beverage Create Entertainment Company GTV
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2018

 My Jam Music Network and Ghost Beverage, Inc., the health and wellness beverage brand, announced their joint venture forming a multimedia entertainment company, GTV. My Jam Music Network founded by writer, producer David S. Zucker, is a new 24-hour music channel created by musicians, for musicians ... (more...)
Bumper Jacksons to Perform at Aretha's Jazz Cafe Bumper Jacksons to Perform at Aretha's Jazz Cafe
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2018

Aretha's Jazz Cafe continues the big Music Hall big 90th year Opening weekend with the eclectic genre and era bending Americana band, Bumper Jacksons , Friday, October 12th at 7PM.... (more...)
Nandan Gautam Shares Enticing New Release Nandan Gautam Shares Enticing New Release
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2018

A spiritual awakening 2-decades in the making would bring Nandan back to music in a way he never imagined, freeing his mind and soul to compose music aligned with his sophisticated jazz-pop tastes and imbued with his newfound illuminated wisdom.... (more...)
Lee Shapiro Tributes Frankie Valli with New Album and Concert Dates Lee Shapiro Tributes Frankie Valli with New Album and Concert Dates
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2018

Who loves you, Frankie Valli? Your former musical director, Lee Shapiro, and he's releasing a tribute album to salute you for 45 years as a friend and mentor.... (more...)
Bernice Share New PASSENGER PLANE Video, Plus Announce US Tour Dates Bernice Share New PASSENGER PLANE Video, Plus Announce US Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - September 19, 2018

In May of this year, rising Toronto experimental pop group Bernice released their Polaris Music Prize-longlisted album Puff: In the air without a shape – the minimalist follow-up to 2017's maximalist, Grammy Award-winner Shawn Everett-produced Puff EP – which garnered critical attention from from it... (more...)
'Lee Shapiro Plays the Greatest Hits of Frankie Valli' to be Released September 28th 'Lee Shapiro Plays the Greatest Hits of Frankie Valli' to be Released September 28th
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2018

Who loves you, Frankie Valli? Your former musical director, Lee Shapiro, and he's releasing a tribute album to salute you for 45 years as a friend and mentor.... (more...)
Quebec's MUNYA Shares First-Ever Song in English Via NYLON Quebec's MUNYA Shares First-Ever Song in English Via NYLON
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

Quebec-based artist MUNYA - a.k.a producer, singer, songwriter and performer Josie Boivin - recently announced her forthcoming sophomore EP Delmano, and shared its first single “Hotel Delmano” to critical acclaim. Today she shares another single off of the project entitled “If I'm Gone Tomorrow (It... (more...)
Kandace Springs Releases New Video For 'Breakdown' - Fall Tour Starts This Month 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'... (more...)
Trumpeter Cuong Vu Rekindles Chemistry With Bill Frisell on Second RareNoise Release, 9/28 Trumpeter Cuong Vu Rekindles Chemistry With Bill Frisell on Second RareNoise Release, 9/28
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

As a follow-up to 2017's acclaimed Ballet: The Music of Michael Gibbs, Seattle-based trumpeter Cuong Vu joins forces once again with guitar great Bill Frisell, bassist Luke Bergman and drummer Ted Poor on the boundary-pushing quartet outing for RareNoiseRecords, Change in the Air. With all the membe... (more...)
Te'Amir Releases New Single BLUE NILE, Announces Second EP Of 2018 Te'Amir Releases New Single BLUE NILE, Announces Second EP Of 2018
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

Acclaimed Los Angeles drummer and producer Te'Amir released his latest single, “Blue Nile”, today, after the track premiered yesterday via LA Record, announcing his sophomore EP of 2018,Abyssinia Rise, will arrive October 19 on Tru Thoughts – watch the teaser video.  To celebrate, Te'Amir will perfo... (more...)
Munya Shares New Single 'If I'm Gone Tomorrow (It's Because of Aliens)' Munya Shares New Single 'If I'm Gone Tomorrow (It's Because of Aliens)'
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

Quebec-based artist MUNYA - a.k.a producer, singer, songwriter and performer Josie Boivin - recently announced her forthcoming sophomore EP Delmano, and shared its first single 'Hotel Delmano' to critical acclaim. Today she shares another single off of the project entitled 'If I'm Gone Tomorrow (It'... (more...)
RBMF Chicago Announces Line-Up RBMF Chicago Announces Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2018

Red Bull Music will launch the latest installment of their critically acclaimed international music series in Chicago this November, bringing with it a month-long slate of expertly curated original programming spanning the city's diverse music genres. Red Bull Music Festival Chicago will explore and... (more...)
City Winery Chicago Announces Special Holiday Show with AMERICAN IDOL Winner Kris Allen City Winery Chicago Announces Special Holiday Show with AMERICAN IDOL Winner Kris Allen
by TV News Desk - September 18, 2018

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces a special holiday show with “American Idol” winner Kris Allen and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, September 20 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.... (more...)
Raya Yarbrough Releases New Album 10/5 Raya Yarbrough Releases New Album 10/5
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

AlternaJazz (Sparks & Shadows) today announced the upcoming release of a new album from singer-songwriter and multi-faceted artist Raya Yarbrough, 'North of Sunset, West of Vine.' The twelve song record will be available on CD through Amazon, and from all major digital retailers Friday, Oct. 5, 2018... (more...)
Skirl Records Releases Sean Moran's SUN TIGER ft. Hank Roberts & Vinnie Sperrazza 10/5 Skirl Records Releases Sean Moran's SUN TIGER ft. Hank Roberts & Vinnie Sperrazza 10/5
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

SUN TIGER plays the unpredictable and exuberant music of guitarist Sean Moran. On his first release as a leader for Skirl records his trio's forays into improvisation are tempered with the imprint of jazz, 20th century rock guitar heroes, tuneful folklike melodies, metal undertones, and contemporary... (more...)
José James & Lalah Hathaway Duet on Cover of Bill Withers' LOVELY DAY José James & Lalah Hathaway Duet on Cover of Bill Withers' LOVELY DAY
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

José James joins voices with Lalah Hathaway on a joyful new duet version of Bill Withers' classic song “Lovely Day,” which is available to stream or download today. The track features bassist Pino Palladino, keyboardist Kris Bowers, guitarist Brad Allen Williams, drummer Nate Smith, and a horn arran... (more...)
Karen Buse Joins BMI as Managing Director, European Society Relations Karen Buse Joins BMI as Managing Director, European Society Relations
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

Longtime PRS for Music executive Karen Buse is joining BMI(Broadcast Music Inc.) as Managing Director, European Society Relations, effective immediately.  She will be based in BMI's London office and report to Ann Sweeney, Senior Vice President, International & Global Policy, BMI, who made the annou... (more...)
Envision Festival Drops the Wildest Lineup Ever Delivered to the Jungle for 2019 Envision Festival Drops the Wildest Lineup Ever Delivered to the Jungle for 2019
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

Today Envision Festival announced the 2019 music lineup for the ninth edition of this community built 4-day music & arts festival on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. Held between February 28th and March 3rd in a gorgeous ocean adjacent jungle in paradise, the announcement continues the festival's tr... (more...)
Brandon Coleman Releases Brainfeeder Debut RESISTANCE Brandon Coleman Releases Brainfeeder Debut RESISTANCE
by BWW News Desk - September 17, 2018

Brainfeeder is proud to release Resistance - a 2018 Funk odyssey by keyboard maestro, vocalist, composer, producer, arranger and astraltraveller Brandon Coleman. A regular fixture in the Kamasi Washington band, wylin' out on the keys or wielding his keytar, he is introduced onstage at gigs as “Profe... (more...)