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There is a wide range of New in the 2013-8-19 Adds To the Jazz 88 Music Library this coming week...from Alto, Piano, Flute, Baritone, Guitar, All-Star Ensembles, Male and Female Vocal and more! Hear them all debuted LIVE on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 with Vince Outlaw, Monday 6-8PM PT, August 19, 2013.
The entire list of New is after the split, but to wet your Jazz whistle, here's work from San Diego guitarist Tony Taravella, who's releasing his debut recording "In A Sentimental Mood" this week featuring San Diego Jazz greats like Wofford, Sprague, Moore, and Magnusson...enjoy!
Some interesting and varied new discs being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library this week and debuted LIVE on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 with Vince Outlaw, Monday 6-8PM PT, August 12, 2013. The full list is after the split, but here's something from the Willie Jones III Quintet, who's got a new Max Roach Tribute disc in the new Adds.
|The Ira B Liss Big Band's new disc "It's About Time" is out now and they have a CD release party coming up, so we'll be chatting with band leader Ira B Liss and arranger of 5 of the tunes on the disc, Chris Braymen, on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 with Vince Outlaw, Monday 6-8PM PT, August 12, 2013 (they'll be on in Hour 2 of The New). |
|Matt Slocum and his trio (Josh Nelson piano, Dave Robaire bass) play @Jazz88 Jazz Live San Diego Tuesday, August 6, 2013 8-10 PM PT and we'll be live blogging with pictures, tweets, and more! Use the #JazzLive or #Jazz88 hashtags and we'll give you a shout out! |
- Listen To The ENTIRE Matt Slocum Trio Jazz Live San Diego Performance in the Jazz 88 Speakeasy (link coming)
- Listen To The Matt Slocum Jazz Live San Diego Interview in the Jazz 88 Speakeasy
- Check out a couple of tunes from Matt's upcoming 2014 release Black Elk's Dream on his website.
- Matt's trying to do Twitter @MattSlocumJazz...check it out! He also mentioned @JazzIsTheWorst...funny (and maybe a little true...hehe)
- COMING UP NEXT: Mark Elf Comes To Jazz Live San Diego, Tuesday, September 10, 2013
More pictures, video, and links after the split
|In the new adds to the Jazz 88 Music Library this week we've got way-varying vocal projects (old standards: Deborah Shulman sings Bobby Troup, Jay Clayton sings Harry Warren, Laura Ainsworth; new standards: The Jost Project jazz versions of Rock tunes; contemporary: George Duke), along with Brazilian (Paquito d'Rivera), Bass/Piano duo (Avishai Cohen), Progressive (Albert "Tootie" Heath with Ethan Iverson of The Bad Plus, David Chestky's latest), and MORE! You can check out their radio debut on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 with Vince Outlaw, Monday 6-8 PM PT, August 5, 2013! The full list is available after the split, but to get you there, here's a bit from the new David Chesky "Jazz In The New Harmonic"...|
|The 2013 San Diego Music Award nominees were announced today and the winners will be presented on Wednesday, October 9, 2013. It is great to see lots of musicians supported by and played on Jazz 88 in the list, including Jazz Live San Diego alum (Gilbert Castellanos, Bill Magee Blues Band, Michelle Lundeen, Candye Kane, Sue Palmer, Euphoria Brass Band, Rob Thorsen, Joshua White, Danny Green, Mike Wofford, Steph Johnson) and other Jazz 88 interview guests (all of the above and Gregory Page, Wayne Riker). Additionally, it's really cool to have Jazzer Gilbert Castellanos nominated in the Artist of the Year and Best Live Band. And the cherry on top of it for all of us involved in San Diego Jazz is the announcement that Daniel Jackson will be receiving this year's Lifetime Achievement Award (and that's 2 for 2 for jazzers with Mike Wofford receiving the 2012 award). The public gets to vote for the 'Genre Categories' (e.g. Best Jazz) until September 16, 2013, so make your vote known! |
The complete list of Jazz and Blues categories (and other friends of Jazz 88 nominees) after the split...
|On The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 with Vince Outlaw, 6-8 PM PT Monday, July 29, 2013...|
Video Archives of the Top 10 Countdown, What's New @Jazz88, and Behind The Mic at TNJT, along with Links to this week's Adds @Jazz88, and other items on The New Jazz Thing after the split...
Great list of NEW discs being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library this week along with some very cool links to videos featuring the music and artists courtesy of Chad Fox
, host of Progressive Jazz on Monday's and Wednesdays @Jazz88. You can check out all of this new music debuting on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88 with Vince Outlaw, Monday 6-8PM PT, July 29, 2013...and NEW THIS WEEK we will be doing some CD giveaways of the New Music
, so tune in and get the NEW! The complete list of new is after the split, but to get you in the mode, here's Chick Corea talking about his new band and album, The Vigil (and this is one of the free ones we will be giving away on TNJT!)
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