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2014.11.10 Adds To The Jazz88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: November 10, 2014
Now that the Grammy Submital season is past us (and all of our musician friends are fretting away about those nominations), the list of adds to the Jazz 88.3 Music Library is a tad short, but there are some great quality releases including new releases from Bill Frisell, Tony Monaco, and more!

YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, November 10, 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT (UPDATE: Hear the NEW DEBUT on Jazz 88 Speakeasy Archive of TNJT 11/10)!


  • BRIAN CHARETTE – “GOOD TIPPER”
  • JEFF COFFIN + THE MU’TET – “SIDE UP”
  • GABRIEL ESPINOSA / HENDRIK MEURKENS – “SAMBA LITTLE SAMBA”
  • BILL FRISELL – “SPACE AGE GUITAR”
  • WAYNE HORVITZ / THE ROYAL ROOM COLLECTIVE MUSIC ENSEMBLE – “AT THE RECEPTION”
  • LIQUID LIGHT – “EQUILIBRIUM”
  • BRIAN MELVIN – “MODERN TIMES”
  • TONY MONACO – “FURRY SLIPPERS”
  • BILL WATROUS / GARY URWIN / CARL SAUNDERS / GARY URWIN JAZZ ORCHESTRA – “A BEAUTIFUL FRIENDSHIP”
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2014.11.3 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: November 3, 2014
Check out ALL the New Jazz Music being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library the week of November 3, 2014! YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, November 3, 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT (UPDATE: LISTEN to 11/3/14 TNJT Audio)!


  • BEN BAILEY & THE NASHVILLE BIG BAND – “A BIRD IN THE HAND”
  • KENNY BARRON-DAVE HOLLAND – “THE ART OF CONVERSATION”
  • AARON BERNARD BRIM – “MEETING OF THE MINDZ”
  • CHICAGO YESTET – “JUST SAY YES”
  • CAT CONNER – “CAT HOUSE”
  • JAMIE DUBBERLY AND ORQUESTA DHARMA – “LA CLAVE DEL GUMBO”
  • CONNIE EVINGSON – “ALL THE CATS JOIN IN”
  • CHELSEY GREEN AND THE GREEN PROJECT – “THE GREEN ROOM”
  • LAUREN HOOKER – “ALL FOR YOU MY HEART AND SOUL”
  • JASON JACKSON – “INSPIRATION” 
  • JAMES FARM – “CITY FOLK”
  • DANA LANDRY TRIO – “MEMPHIS SKYLINE”
  • HANK MARVIN – “DJANGO’S CASTLE”
  • TAMMY McCANN – “LOVE STORIES”
  • SHAMIE ROYSTON – “PORTRAITS”
  • EVELYN RUBIO AND THE CALVIN OWENS BLUES ORCHESTRA – “HOMBRES”
  • ERIC SCHUGREN – “WAKE UP!”
  • “SOPHISTICATED LADY JAZZ QUARTET”
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2014.10.27 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 27, 2014
There is A LOT of NEW Jazz Music this week, with a couple of releases from that prodigious Cellar Live record label run by Cory Weeds along with lots of names new and familiar! YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, October 27, 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT (UPDATE: Hear TNJT 10/27 from the Jazz 88 Speakeasy)! !

  • MICHAEL EATON – “INDIVIDUATION”  (Destiny)
  • CHAMPIAN FULTON – “CHANGE PARTNERS”  (Cellar Live)
  • RICHARD GALLIANO – “SENTIMENTALE”  (Resonance)
  • JACLYN GUILLOU – “WINTER FOR BEGINNERS”  (Cellar Live)
  • JONATHAN KREISBERG – “WAVE UPON WAVE”  (NFN)
  • JASON MARSALIS VIBES QUARTET – “21ST CENTURY TRAD BAND” (Basin)
  • GARY MOTLEY – “DE.PART.TURE”  (G Stream)
  • ALISTER SPENCE / MYRA MELFORD – “EVERYTHING HERE IS POSSIBLE”
  • THE SPIN QUARTET – “IN CIRCLES”  (Origin)
  • BILL O’CONNELL & THE LATIN JAZZ ALLSTARS – “IMAGINE”  (Savant)
  • HOUSTON PERSON – “THE MELODY LINGERS ON “  (High Note)
  • YYSHAWN SOREY – “ALLOY”  (PI Recordings)
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2014.10.20 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 21, 2014
CELEBRATE NEW JAZZ MUSIC this week during our Jazz 88.3 Fall Pledge Drive by BECOMING A NEW MEMBER, RENEWING YOUR MEMBERSHIP, or GIVING A MONETARY GIFT!
The new Adds to the Jazz 88 Music Library for October 20, 2014 features several artists that have been featured both on our Jazz Live San Diego program (Brian Lynch, 1/2005) and in interviews (Dayna Stephens, hear the 11/2013 TNJT interview) along with several more Jazz luminaries. YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, October 20 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT! !

  • GREG ABATE QUARTET – “MOTIF”  (Whaling City Sound)
  • JASON ADASIEWICZ’S SUN ROOMS – “FROM THE REGION”  (Delmark)
  • FRANK KIMBROUGH – “QUARTET”  (Palmetto)
  • THE DAVE LIEBMAN GROUP – “SAMSARA”  (Whaling City Sound)
  • BRIAN LYNCH / EMMET COHEN – “QUESTIONED ANSWER”  (Hollistic Musicworks)
  • DIANE ROBLIN – “RECONNECT”  (Self-released)
  • DAYNA STEPHENS – “PEACE”  (Sunnyside)
  • BUDDY TATE – “TEXAS TENOR”  (Delmark/Sackville)
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2014.10.13 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 13, 2014
No less that 21 NEW JAZZ RELEASES being added to the Jazz 88 Music Library the week of October 13, 2014, Jazz 88 finally getting the Tony Bennett / Lady Gaga collaboration ("Cheek to Cheek") and the previously unreleased Coltrane at Temple University. And YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, October 13 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT! !

  • ALBARE – “TWO DECADES OF JAZZ”
  • TONY BENNETT & LADY GAGA–“CHEEK TO CHEEK”
  • PHIL BROWN & THE NEW ARTS JAZZTET – “ARKADIA”
  • COLLINA / PEILLON / CERVETTO / BOSSO – “MICHAEL ON AIR”
  • JOHN COLTRANE – “OFFERING: LIVE AT TEMPLE UNIVERSITY”
  • GALE CRUZ – “HELLO, IT’S ME”
  • CLARE FISCHER BIG BAND – “PACIFIC JAZZ”
  • MARCUS GOLDHABER – “A LOVELY WAY TO SPEND AN EVENING”
  • BRAD GOODE QUARTET – “MONTEZUMA”
  • STEVE HECKMAN QUINTET – “SEARCH FOR PEACE”
  • BILL HELLER – “FIND THE WAY”
  • “LEVIN BROTHERS” 
  • THOMAS MARRIOTT – “URBAN FOLKLORE”
  • AL MUIRHEAD – “IT’S ABOUT TIME”
  • NICHOLAS PAYTON – “NUMBERS”
  • CLARENCE PENN & PENN STATION – “MONK: THE LOST FILES”
  • MASON RAZAVI – “QUARTET PLUS”
  • MARCUS ROBERTS & THE MODERN JAZZ GENERATION – “ROMANCE, SWING, AND THE BLUES”
  • PAT SENATORE – “ASCENSIONE”
  • RYAN SHULTZ QUINTET – “HAIR DRYERS” 
  • PETER ZAK TRIO – “THE DISCIPLE”
Read the entire article for your additional annotations about this week's New and your chance to Comment on New Jazz with your FREE Jazz 88 Speakeasy Account!
2014.10.6 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: October 6, 2014
A wide mix of Jazz genres, including mainstream (instrumental and vocal), big band, latin, and a REAL TREAT of previously unreleased duet between Jazz Masters Charlie Haden and Jim Hall. And YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, October 6 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT! !

  • BILLY CHILDS – “MAP TO THE TREASURE” 
  • FREDDY COLE – “SINGING THE BLUES”
  • “CHARLIE HADEN & JIM HALL”
  • PETER HAND BIG BAND – “OUT OF HAND”
  • DARREL KATZ & THE JCA ORCHESTRA – “WHY DO YOU RIDE?”
  • OLIVER LAKE ORGAN QUARTET – “WHAT I HEARD” 
  • MICHAEL O’NEILL & KENNY WASHINGTON– “NEW BEGINNINGS”
  • PETER MADSEN - “ELVIS NEVER LEFT THE BUILDING”
  • BOBBY MATOS  - “RITMO & BLUES”
  • MARIANNE SOLIVAN – “SPARK”
Read the entire article for your additional annotations about this week's New and your chance to Comment on New Jazz!
2014.9.29 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: September 28, 2014
This week's Adds to the Jazz 88.3 Music Library look to be loaded with female vocalists (6 out of 12 releases), but there are also some interesting instrumentation with releases bass clarinet, guitar and harmonica, and even a new set featuring San Diegan's in an adventurously-timed outing.  And YOU can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, September 29 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT! !  (UPDATE: Hear the Jazz 88 Speakeasy replay of the 9/29/14 TNJT to hear all of these New Jazz Things!)

  • LARRY CORBAN & THE APERTURISTIC TRIO – “THE CORBANATOR”
  • EAST SIDE – “ASTORIA”
  • JULIE KELLY – “HAPPY TO BE”
  • KRONOMORFIC /DAVID BORGO & PAUL PELLEGRIN – “ENTANGLED”
  • GINA KRONSTADT – “WALK MY WAY”
  • RANEE LEE – “WHAT’S GOING ON”
  • CARMEN LUNDY- “SOUL TO SOUL”
  • SHELLEY NEILL – “THE CURRENCY IS HEAT”
  • KELLEY SUTTENFIELD – “AMONG THE STARS”
  • KEN THOMSON AND SLOW/FAST – “SETTLE”
  • VARIOUS ARTISTS – “SALSA DE LA BAHIA, VOL.2: HOY Y AYER”
  • ERIC WYATT – “BOROUGH OF KINGS”
Read the entire article for your additional annotations about this week's New and your chance to Comment on New Jazz!
2014.9.22 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: September 22, 2014
A great mix of New Adds to the Jazz 88 Music Library for the week of September 22, 2014 with some standout collaborations including Otis Brown III with Robert Glasper, Gretchen Parlato, and others ("The Thought of You"); Michael Blake with Frank Kimbrough and Ben Allison ("Tiddy Boom"); and Jazz Educator extraordinaire Dave Liebman and his Big Band ("Tribute to Wayne Shorter")! You can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, September 22, 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT! ! 

  • MICHAEL BLAKE – “TIDDY BOOM”  (Sunnyside)
  • OTIS BROWN III – “THE THOUGHT OF YOU”  (Blue Note)
  • MASON EMBRY TRIO – “SWINGIN’ ON A STAR”  (Burton Avenue)
  • HUSH POINT – “BLUES AND REDS”  (Sunnyside)
  • RYAN KEBERLE & CATHARSIS – “INTO THE ZONE”  (Greenleaf)
  • TONY KOENIGSBERG TRIO – “DRIFT”  (NinJazz)
  • NICK LEVINOVSKY – “SPECIAL OPINION”  (Butman Music)
  • DAVE LIEBMAN BIG BAND “TRIBUTE TO WAYNE SHORTER”(Mama)
  • ROD McGAHA – “THE BLACK FLOWER PROJECT”  (Self-released)
  • MARC POMPE – “MONK’S DREAM”  (Self-released)
  • KENNY RAMPTON – “MOON OVER BABYLON”  (Self-released)
  • ERIC REED – “GROOVEWISE”  (Smoke Sessions)
  • MATTHEW SHIPP – ‘I’VE BEEN TO MANY PLACES”  (Thirsty Ear)
  • JOHN WEBBER QUARTET – “DOWN FOR THE COUNT”  (Cellar Live)
  • EZRA WEISS SEXTET – “BEFORE YOU KNOW IT”  (Roark)
  • TOM WOLFE – “SOLEROVESCENT”  (Summit)
2014.9.15 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: September 15, 2014
It's a great batch of NEW Adds to the Jazz 88.3 Music Library for the week of September 14, 2014, including the latest from Jazz Live San Diego alum's Andy Bey (1/8/2008) and Sammy Figueroa (?) and our upcoming November 18, 2014 Jazz Live San Diego guest Hal Galper! You can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, September 15, 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT! (Update: Hear all the new as played on TNJT 9/15/14)! 

  • BEAT FUNKTION – “MANDY’S SECRET” (Do Music)
  • ANDY BEY – “PAGES FROM AN IMAGINARY LIFE” (Savant)
  • DEE DANIELS – “INTIMATE CONVERSATIONS” (Origin)
  • SAMMY FIGUEROA & GLAUCIA NASSER – “TALISMAN” (Savant)
  • “LARRY FULLER” (Capri)
  • HAL GALPER TRIO – “O’s TIME” (Origin)
  • GERRY GIBBS THRASHER DREAM TRIO – “WE’RE BACK” (WCS)
  • CHARLES LLOYD – “MANHATTAN STORIES” (Resonance)
  • HAFEZ MODIRZADEH – “IN CONVERGANCE LIBERATION” (PI)
  • ALEX MERCADO TRIO – “SYMBIOSIS” (Conaculta/Fonca)
  • JASON MORAN – “ALL RISE: A Joyful Elegy For Fats Waller” (Blue Note)
  • JOHN DAVID SIMON – “PHANTASM” (WarmGroove)
  • TIERNEY SUTTON – “PARIS SESSIONS” (BFM)
  • TRIO 3 & VIJAY IYER – “WIRING” (Intakt)
  • CHRIS WALDEN BIG BAND – “FULL-ON!” (Origin)
Read the entire article for the full list with further annotations and a place for you to Comment On The New! 
2014.9.8 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: September 8, 2014
A list of new to really RAVE about, with new projects from former Jazz Live San Diego guests The Bad Plus and Roseanna Vitro, Jane Bunnett, Stanley Clarke, former San Diegan Kristin Korb, Chick Corea, and LOAD MORE! You can check out their Jazz 88 DEBUT on The New Jazz Thing @Jazz88, Monday, September 8, 2014 between 6 and 8 PM PT! (Update: Link to TNJT Debut coming soon)! 
  • THE BAD PLUS – “INVITABLE WESTERN” (Okeh)
  • DAVID BIXLER AUCTION PROJECT – “SLINK” (Self released)
  • JANE BUNNETT – “MAQUEQUE” (Justin Time)
  • STANLEY CLARKE – “UP” (Mack Avenue)
  • KRISTIN KORB – “FINDING HOME” (Double K Music)
  • KENNY WERNER - “COALITION” (Half Note)
  • CHICK COREA TRIO – “TRILOGY” (Concord)
  • CONRAD HERWIG - “THE LATIN SIDE OF JOE HENDERSON” (HN)
  • MEDESKI, SCOFIELD, MARTIN & WOOD – “JUICE” (Indirecto)
  • ADAM MECKLER ORCHESTRA – “WHEN THE CLOUDS LOOK LIKE THIS” (Self released)
  • ANDY MILNE & DAPP THEORY – “FORWARD IN ALL DIRECTIONS”
  • WADADA LEO SMITH – “THE GREAT LAKES SUITES” (TUM)
  • IVO PERELMAN & KARL BERGER – “REVERIE” (Leo Records)
  • GARY SCHUNK – “KAYAK” (DMT)
  • MARK TURNER QUARTET – “LATHE OF HEAVEN” (ECM)
  • ROSEANNA VITRO – “CLARITY” (Random Act)
Read the entire article for the full list with further annotations and a place for you to Comment On The New! 

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