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Grace Kelly: GO TiME: Live in LA (PAZZ Productions)

You really have to hand it to saxophonist/vocalist Grace Kelly. Not only is she a fine musician on multiple fronts, she’s also a polished entertainer, a savvy self-promoter, and a real marketing maven. That broad skill set serves her well on this cross-platform project. GO TiME: Live in LA, like its two Brooklyn counterparts released … Read More “Grace Kelly: GO TiME: Live in LA (PAZZ Productions)”

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Grace Kelly: Live at Scullers

The new live album from Grace Kelly opens with “Please Don’t Box Me In,” the alto saxophone prodigy signaling her Esperanza Spalding-sized ambition to add singing and songwriting to her portfolio. That particular tune’s ambitiousness, ironically, makes it the disc’s weakest: The lyrics are earnest and trite, and Kelly’s singing in spots is overblown. “Night … Read More “Grace Kelly: Live at Scullers”

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