This Is The New Jazz Thing Monday July 14 2014 - Nick Hempton

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This Is The New Jazz Thing Monday July 14 2014 - Nick Hempton

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Posted on:July 14, 2014

Nick Hempton's Catch and Release Project: Saxophonist Nick Hempton (TNJT Guest 9/13/13), is following up his 2013 "Odd Man Out" release with a project that will see the conception, development, recording, release, and marketing of a new tune every 6 weeks for the next year, with the first release on 7/15/14. We'll find out what Nick hopes to achieve with this digital-only, album-free business model experiment and what the impact to the music might be, among other things!

  • 2014.7.14 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library: New Jazz Music being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library the week of July 14, 2014 includes several past and future Jazz Live San Diego artists (Henry Butler 4/2011, Matt Falker 6/24/14, Barbara Jazz Live 7/22/14...hear the preview!) plus the latest from San Diego band Pocket and an Los Angeles-based Jazz guitarist that will be featured on The New Jazz Thing on 8/8/14 and performing in San Diego on 8/1, Andy Waddell. Oh...and new music from the great Cyrus Chestnut too!!
  • The New Jazz Giveaways: CYRUS CHESTNUT – “MIDNIGHT MELODIES” and POCKET – “THE STICK BAG”.  Listen for your chance to win and then CALL 619-388-3162 to get Your New! 
  • Top 10 Countdown of the Jazz Album Chart, July 14, 2014: No. 1 on the JazzWeek Jazz Chart for a second week, and the most reported release (59 stations), is Louis Hayes Return of the Jazz Communicators (Smoke Sessions). The biggest gainer (+156) is Bobby Hutcherson Enjoy The View (Blue Note). Most added (+28) is Sean Jones (Mack Avenue). The top debut (No. 21) is Joshua Redman Trios Live (Nonesuch).
  • Charlie Haden Passes on July 11, 2014 at age 76...
  • Other links mentioned...
  • Coming Up on The New Jazz Thing Calendar (click to subscribe to TNJT Google Calendar)...
    • Sean Jones, Monday July 21, 2014
    • Andy Waddell, Monday, July 28, 2014
    • Dimitri Methany, Monday, August 11, 2014
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