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07/12/14    Community Articles

Tony Adamo Is Coming! It's Not Just Jazz Anymore!

Tony Adamo

Friday, July 11, 2014 Tony Adamo Is Coming! BRENT BLACK/@Critical Jazz The perfect improvisational vocal storm! Tony Adamo’s hip spoken vocals cut a lyrical path of cool that lays down a vocal path of devastation few contemporaries can match! Mike Clark...

Ask Me Tomorrow by George Colligan

07/10/14    Albums

Ask Me Tomorrow by George Colligan

Travis Rogers

George Colligan teams with bassist Linda Oh and drummer Ted Poor to create an incendiary moment.

Strength In Numbers-- The Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra

07/08/14    Albums

Strength In Numbers-- The Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra

Scott Albin

After Pete McGuinness' last album, Voice Like a Horn, showcased the trombonist, composer, and arranger's Chet Baker-styled vocals, he returns for the second time on CD to the jazz orchestra he formed back in 2006. McGuinness studied with Bob Brookmeyer and...

JUA - Colours Of Life

07/08/14    Albums

JUA - Colours Of Life

Anthony "Aja" Allsop

Jua well i am very proud to say i have been around watching his musical growth for a good few years,i hope i am right in saying i was the first in Europe to play his music on my own show on Jazz Syndicate Radio,those original tracks went on to become the...

07/01/14    Community Articles

KCC Productions presents Troy Roberts' Nu-Jive 5 July 8

Kimberly Chmura

At Zinc Bar, 82 West 3rd St., Greenwich Village. Sets at 8 and 19; Troy leads jam session at 11 Cover $15 at tables, $10 at bar.

Free Fall-- Western Jazz Quartet

07/01/14    Albums

Free Fall-- Western Jazz Quartet

Scott Albin

Felix Baumgartner's historic sky jump on October 14, 2012 set records for height (24 miles) and free fall speed (843.6 mph), and the evocative music on this CD is both a tribute to, and a soundtrack for, his daring endeavor. The titles of many of the nine...

06/30/14    Community Articles

Jason Marsalis delivers tour de force performance

Chris Timmons

Jason Marsalis and his Vibes Quartet in Tallahassee, FL, playing at B Sharp's Jazz Club, the Capital City's premier listening room, delivering a tour de force performance.

Jazz - TD Toronto Jazz Festival with Style (2014)

06/29/14    Community Articles

Jazz - TD Toronto Jazz Festival with Style (2014)

Bill King

A review of ten days of music through the ears and eyes of broadcaster, writer, photographer; Bill King

It's Not Too Soon to Call Her Great

06/29/14    Community Articles

It's Not Too Soon to Call Her Great

Travis Rogers

She is amazing. She plays like she has lived ten lifetimes and played tenor sax in all of them. Melissa Aldana is on her way to legend status.

06/28/14    Albums

George Bouchard

H. Allen Williams

Overall, this is a very enjoyable CD, the compositions are excellent vehicles for the band to improvise on and the audience is committed to the project. The band is top-shelf and all eight selections are full of strong musical moments that keep things moving...

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