“After a career spanning seven decades legendary guitarist George Freeman continues to create captivating music in his own one-of-a-kind style. His 2019 George The Bomb, the release of which coincides with his 92nd birthday, is [More]
JIMMY DORSEY AND HIS ORCHESTRA (1938) Soundtrack listing: “Beebe” (Jimmy Dorsey, James Van Heusen) “Parade of the milk bottle caps” (Jimmy Dorsey, James Van Heusen) “It’s the dreamer in me” (Jimmy Dorsey, James Van Heusen) [More]
The Real Ambassadors is a jazz musical developed in the late 1950s and early 1960s by Dave and Iola Brubeck, in collaboration with Louis Armstrong and his band. It addressed the Civil Rights Movement, the [More]
When guіtаrіѕt/vосаlіѕt John Pіzzаrеllі last раіd tribute tо hіѕ primary muѕісаl inspiration with 1999’s P.S. Mr. Cоlе, hе was in hіѕ lаtе thіrtіеѕ, and Nаt Cоlе probably ѕtіll саѕt аn іmроѕіng ѕhаdоw аѕ a lеgеndаrу [More]
Turn Up the Quiet is the thirteenth studio album by Canadian jazz singer-songwriter and pianist Diana Krall, released on May 5, 2017 by Verve Records label to positive critical reviews. “Krall has a definite vision [More]
A short film about one of the most popular swing orchestras of the 1930’s. After a brief introduction of Shaw’s theme song, “Nightmare,” the band plays “Free Wheeling” as it is assembled. Helen Forrest sings [More]
Track listing: Rockin’ in Rythym Stormy Weather Bugle Call Rag Personnel: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Duke Ellington – piano Ivie Anderson – vocal Florence Hill – dancer Bessie Dudley – dancer Joe ‘Tricky Sam’ [More]
Alone Together, is Grammy winning vocalist Catherine Russell‘s seventh studio album as a leader. As with her previous albums, Catherine finds songs from the great artists of the past that particularly connect with present times, [More]
Allen Tоuѕѕаіnt (1938-2015), a composer / рrоduсеr whо mаdе hіѕ mаrk in thе broad ѕрhеrеѕ оf R&B, rосk аnd rоll, funk, country and pop muѕіс, may ѕееm at first glаnсе an unuѕuаl сhоісе for a [More]
Jazz bass and vocal star Nicki Parrott performs her magic on fourteen city-themed tunes. Multifaceted jazz bassist and singer, Nicki Parrott, showcases the warm phrasing of her unique vocals while swinging the music to perfection. [More]