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Top 10 Countdown Jazz Week Jazz Album Chart Monday June 24, 2013: The new No. 1 this week on the JazzWeek Jazz Chart is Bob James & David Sanborn Quartette Humaine (OKeh). Biggest gainer (+80) and most added (+23) is Chucho Valdes Border-Free (Jazz Village). Most reported (49 stations) is Joe Locke Lay Down My Heart (Motema) and the highest debut (No. 15) is Freddie Cole This And That (HighNote).
Lots of new (Quentin Angus, Arjun, Roby Glob, more) and familiar (Peter Madsen, Bobby McFerrin, David Murray) and MIKE WOFFORD'S NEW "It's Personal"...all being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library (we need a link to the library search here) on Tuesday, June 24, 2013 and debuted onThe New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 LIVE from Monday June 23, 2013, 6 to 8 PM PT, SO LISTEN LIVE NOW! A taste of something coming!
The full list of the NEW is after the split so click :)
Really excited about 3 large ensemble recordings (Joel Harrison 19, Kim Richmond, Dave Ricard) among the New being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library starting next Tuesday, June 18, 2013. You can get the jump on everyone by checking out their debut on on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday 6-8PM PT, June 17, 2013. The full list is after the split, but here's a funky little taste from San Diego's own Pocket and their new disc "Resonance"...
6:40 PM PT - Grace Kelly - New disc "Grace" (Hymns, Her Sax and Vocals), Playing PBJF Saturday, June 15, 2013 with Phil Woods.
7:20 PM PT - ELEW and JazzAntiqua Dance Ensemble Artistic Director Pat Taylor discussing the World Premier of their new Jazzy collaboration at PBJF Sunday, June 16, 2013. Joe is adding ELEW's latest RockJazz Vol. 2 to the New list this week!
Top 10 Countdown of the Jazzweek.com Jazz Album Chart June 10, 2013: No. 1 on the JazzWeek Jazz Chart now for a fourth consecutive week is Christian McBride & Inside Straight People Music (Mack Avenue). Most added (+24) and the week’s biggest gainer (+108) is George Benson Inspiration: A Tribute To Nat King Cole (Concord). The week’s highest debut (No. 26) is Keith Jarrett / Gary Peacock / Jack Dejohnette Somewhere (ECM) and the most reported (50 stations) is Eliane Elias I Thought About You (A Tribute to Chet Baker) (Concord).
The New Adds to the Jazz 88 Music Library for June 10, 2013 includes the latest from Pat Metheny, Jerry Bergonzi, Freddy Cole, and lots more familiar and new names. You can hear them debuted on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 with Vince Outlaw, Monday, 6-8 PM PT, June 10, 2013. The full list of adds are after the split, but in the meantime here's something from "Brooklyn Babylon", a multimedia performance piece by graphic novelist Danijel Zezelj and composer Darcy James Argue. The Brooklyn Academy of Music presented the world premiere of the work November 9, 2011. The full "Brooklyn Babylon" is being added this week!