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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Aug 21

Flushing House Hosts Third “Jazz Up In The Sky” September 9th!

Live Jazz will be heard throughout the evening on Friday, September 9th, 2016, as a group of talented musicians bring their love and concern for the elderly to new heights on the rooftop of Flushing House in Queens! “Jazz Up In The Sky” will take place up on the roof top of Flushing House, located …

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Aug 20

Columbia/Legacy Recordings Set to Release Miles Davis Quintet: Freedom Jazz Dance: The Bootleg Series, Vol 5

Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Miles Davis Quintet: Freedom Jazz Dance: The Bootleg Series, Vol 5 on Friday, October 21, 2016. A 3CD box set collection chronicling Miles’ musical evolution in the studio from 1966-1968 working with his “second great quintet,” the latest edition in Columbia/Legacy’s acclaimed Miles Davis Bootleg …

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Aug 19

Jazz at Lincoln Center Adopts Blind Auditions and New Selection Procedures for Jazz Orchestra

Equal Rights Advocates, The Liu Law Firm P.C., Outten & Golden LLP, and our clients, Ellen Seeling and JazzWomen & Girls Advocates, are proud to announce that Jazz at Lincoln Center has formally adopted new selection procedures for regular and substitute members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. “We are optimistic that these exciting …

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Aug 10

‘Ready Take One’ by Legendary American Jazz Pianist/Composer Erroll Garner out September 30

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, and Octave Music Licensing LLC, curators of American jazz legend Erroll Garner’s archival recordings, announce the release of Garner’s Ready Take One on Friday, September 30. A new album of 14 previously unreleased studio performances by Erroll Garner and his backing musicians–drums (Jimmie Smith, Joe Cocuzzo), …

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Jul 26

An Immersive Night of Parisian Jazz Marks the Launch of Debut Novel

Inspired by a 2014 trip to Paris, Oliver Cable’s debut novel, Fresh Air and Empty Streets, launches on 29 July in London. Oliver Cable was born to English parents in Holland and currently lives in London. In the twelve years since writing his first poem, he’s written short-form poetry and prose, appearing in Avaunt Magazine …

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Jul 25

Michael Kiwanuka Announces North American Tour in support of new album

Michael Kiwanuka is excited to announce that he’ll be touring North America this fall in support of his sophomore album Love & Hate (out now via Interscope Records.) The album itself has already accrued critical acclaim, with Associated Press stating, “Most of the album’s 10 songs are rooted in Kiwanuka’s acoustic guitar and warm, expressive …

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