Some of the biggest and recently most successful artists in Jazz have new discs out this week (Monty Alexander, Hiromi, Charles Lloyd, Lenny White), along with San Diego's own (and recent TNJT Guest) Joe Garrison and Night People, so we've got lots of great new music to hear on Jazz 88 starting this week...and debuting on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw on Monday, March 11, 2013 6 to 8 PM PT. The full list of the New is after the split, but I couldn't help but give you a taste with this beautiful cut from the new Charles Lloyd disc "Hagar's Song" featuring pianist Jason Moran...
The Jazz 88 Music Library gets a varied set of New Jazz Music in for the week of March 4, 2013, including Latin (Aguanko), vocals (New York Voices with the WDR Big Band, Jan Shapiro, and even "Luke Duke" aka Tom Wopat), guitar (John Stein, Dave Haskell), the latest from Clint's little boy Kyle Eastwood and Scott Hamilton, and more...the full list is after the split! Check it all out when it debuts on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday, March 4, 2013 from 6 to 8 PM PT.
Here's a great story about pianist and composer artist Mike Prigodich who is releasing his first CD after his experience as a cancer patient...way to go Mike!
The bounty of New continues to flow in the Jazz 88 Music Library and this week, in addition to a mix of ensemble sizes from trio to big band and large ensemble and highlights of regional tributes from Indianapolis to Harlem and Afro-Caribbean, we've got probably one of the most ambitiously technical improvisational projects around with Pat Methany's 2 Disc recordings from his Orchestrion Project. We will be debuting as many as we can get to on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday, February 25, 2013 from 6 to 8 PM PT. The full list of The New is after the split, but here's an excerpt from The Orchestrion Project...
WOW...what a HUGE list of New Jazz Music to add to the Jazz 88 Music Library for the week of February 18, 2013! And it ranges from vocals to Big Band, straight-ahead to Brazilian, and standards to LOTS of original compositions...Jazz it ALIVE AND WELL! And we'll be debuting as much as we can on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday, February 18, 2013 from 6 to 8 PM PT...then check it out all during the coming weeks on Jazz 88! The full list is after the split, but first here is a taste from the new Joe Clark Big Band disc "Lush"....
Missed getting this up before I missed TNJT on 2/11, but want to keep the record complete as possible, so here are the adds for last week, Monday, February 11, 2013 with some fantastic San Diego Jazz (Johnson, Road Work Ahead, Sprague, Thorsen) that I will try and at least mention on 2/18 TNJT...
GABRIEL ALEGRIA AFRO-PERUVIAN SEXTET – “CIUDAD DE LOS REYES”
(Hard core Latin grooves, with an edgy feel to it).
TERRY BRIGGS/ART OLSON – “MY ONE AND ONLY LOVE” (Male vocalist, doing
ROGER CHONG – “LIVE AT THE TRANE” (Guitarist, with an organist, with a live set
of straight-ahead originals and standards).
CHRISTIAN HOWES – “SOUTHERN EXPOSURE” (Violinist, with a tango-infused,
STEPH JOHNSON – “NATRUE GIRL” (Local vocalist/guitarist, doing folky originals
and more jazzy versions of standards).
GRACE KELLY – “LIVE AT SCULLER’S” (Saxophonist/vocalist, with a mostly vocal
JESSICA MOLASKEY & DAVE FRISHBERG – “LIVE AT ALGONQUIN” (Vocalists,
doing the Dave Frishberg songbook).
JEREMY PELT – “WATER AND EARTH” (Trumpeter, in a very edgy contemporary
BUFORD POWERS – “TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE” (Male vocalist, doing straight-
ROAD WORK AHEAD – “INTERSECTION” (Legendary quartet, comprised of mostly
locals, doing straight-ahead standards and originals).
HARVIE S – “WITCHCRAFT” (Bassist, with pianist Kenny Barron, performing
straight-ahead standards and originals).
PETER SPRAGUE STRING CONSORT – “DR.EINSTEIN’S SPIN” (Guitarist, leading
a string and percussion ensemble in all originals).
ROB THORSEN TRIO – “LIVE” (Local bassist, with Joshua White and Duncan Moore,
doing Jazz tunes and standards, a bit on the edgy side).
A fantastic mix of New Jazz Music being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library this week, including the latest from Jazz stalwarts Kevin Eubanks, Benny Green, Chris Potter, and Wayne Shorter and styles ranging from guitar-led duos to blowing big bands, and latin grooves to New Orleans-style Brass Bands! And we'll debut it all on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday, February 4, 2013 from 6 to 8 PM PT! The complete list of New is after the split, but here's a taste of something from Kevin Eubanks "The Messenger"...
We've got a great mix of New Jazz Music being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library this week, including the latest from Grammy Award winner Terri Lynne Carrington (her first for last year's "The Mosaic Project"), Jazz Live San Diego guitarist Mimi Fox, and lots more! You can hear it all unwrapped and debuted on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday, January 28, 2012 from 6 to 8 PM PT!
Dig Terri Lyne and "Money Jungle: Provacative in Blue"...we are gonna DIG THIS!
The 2013 stream of New Jazz Music releases is starting to come in now and we've got a great batch being added this week. You can hear these new releases FIRST on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday, January 21, 2013 6-8PM PT! The complete list of new is after the split and to get you there, here's a clip from Karen Marguth, whose new release "A Way With Words" features San Diego's Gilbert Castellanos who will be appearing with Karen at Dizzy's San Diego Saturday, January 26, 2013 (and isn't that Eva Scow playing Mandolin on this clip...she just played Jazz Live San Diego with Danny Green a couple weeks back!).
Happy New Jazz Year! For the first new adds to 2013, we've got several San Diego (ex-resident pianist Randy Porter w/Madeline Eastman, current-resident trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos on "Skipper" Franklin's new, bassist Bob Magnusson w/Accidental Tourists) and Jazz 88 Jazz Live (Henry "Skipper" Franklin in 2010, Lorraine Feather in 2006) tie-in's to highlight and we'll do that while we sample them all on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday, January 7, 2013 from 6 to 8 PM PT! The complete list of New comes after the split and to get you started, here's a sample from the gals of Nouveau Stride..
It looks like this will be the last batch of New Jazz for 2012, but it comes with a stocking stuffer...New Holiday Jazz! Along with some new straight-ahead, progressive, Brazilian, and vocals, comes lots of New holiday vocal music from the likes of Susie Airioli, Jay Hoggard, and even Dino's daughter Deana Martin with a Big Band...HO HO HO!! Get in the spirit and check out ALL THE NEW on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday, December 3, 2012 from 6 to 8 PM PT!
The full list is up after the split, but here's a little nutmeg on your nog from Jason Paul Curtis to get you in the mood...