Oct 21

Greatest Hits Collection of Prince, ‘Prince 4Ever’, arrives on Novemver 25

Today, NPG Records and Warner Bros. Records announced two new Prince releases that will celebrate the iconic artist’s music and introduce fans to previously unreleased material from his legendary vault. This will mark the first Prince recordings released since his passing on April 21st of this year. Released on November 22nd in the U.S. and …

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Oct 20

Level 42’s ‘Collected’ out in vinyl november 11th

In the early eighties Level 42 started out as a jazz-funk fusion band in the United Kingdom, formed by Mark King and the Gould brothers (Phil and Rowland). During the Brit Funk era, they met up with Mike Lindup and Wally Badarou (who would become a fifth member in all but name) and recorded their …

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Oct 19

Forastero to release ‘El Submarinista en el Tejado’

The debut album from Spanish outfit Forastero delivers a riotous but groove driven jazz-punk setlist featuring a theremin and a wonky Hammond organ re-work of the Orbital classic, ‘The Box’. ‘El Submarinista en el Tejado’ (which means ‘Diver on the Roof’), is Sonic Youth intense in its climactic peaks and drips in filmic Morricone quirk …

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Oct 18

Diana Krall’s Classic Holiday Album “Christmas Songs,” Released Back On Vinyl

Diana Krall’s beloved holiday album, Christmas Songs, is now available back on vinyl as of today, Friday, October 14 via Verve/UMe. Originally released to wide spread critical acclaim in 2005, the album featuring the GRAMMY® Award-winning pianist/singer backed by the Clayton/Hamilton Jazz Orchestra was the #1 Jazz and #1 Holiday record in the U.S. upon …

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Oct 10

Bart Wirtz released ‘Beneath the surface’

Last Friday, October 7th the new album ‘Beneath the surface’ of Dutch alto saxophonist Bart Wirtz was released. With his fourth solo studio album, the Dutch alto saxophonist takes a whole new direction. The blend of hip-hop, rock, jazz and funk is a departure from the sound of his earlier work. “I hope the music …

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Sep 30

Blue Note At Sea 2017 announced

A great partnership between Blue Note Records, Blue Note Jazz Club and Entertainment Cruise Productions is announced, to launch Blue Note at Sea, a re-branding of ECP’s Contemporary Jazz Cruise. Joining aboard the 2017 Blue Note at Sea are 34 exceptional artists, including Blue Note recording artists Marcus Miller (also the cruise’s musical director), Terence …

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Sep 26

John Coltrane’s Iconic Impulse! Records Lifetime Recordings Remastered

Legendary saxophonist and composer John Coltrane would have been 90 today. To celebrate his legacy and incredible body of work, Verve/UMe is proud to announce today’s release of the high-resolution audio remasters of nine more of his classic Impulse! Records albums, continuing the label’s initiative to remaster every album Coltrane recorded in his lifetime for …

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Sep 18

Legacy Recordings Celebrates the Music of Maxwell with Special Limited Edition 12″ Vinyl Releases

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, celebrates the music of neo-soul icon Maxwell with the release of two highly-collectible limited edition 12″ vinyl album titles on Friday, October 28. Leading the way on Legacy’s Maxwell vinyl reissue project is the 20th Anniversary edition of Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite, the artist’s game-changing debut …

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Sep 17

Fairfield County Charity Will Honor 25th Year With Rare Performance by Local Icon Harry Connick, Jr.

Harry Connick, Jr. will perform at a benefit for The Inner-City Foundation for Charity & Education on November 1st. The annual benefit provides critical funding for programs serving the neediest residents of Fairfield County, Connecticut. This year marks the charity’s 25th annual benefit dinner, which will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich, CT. …

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Aug 28

Swiss Experimental/Prog/Jazz entity Penfield announced new album

A few weeks after unveiling the single “La physique anarchique” still available for digital exclusive / streaming on Bandcamp and the main legal platforms such as iTunes; Swiss new-prog’/jazz/electronica/experimental outfit from Geneva Penfield just confimed the official release of its new full-length album ‘Parallaxi5’ on September 30th. In the meantime, the band has just unveled …

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