September 2022 article @ All About Jazz

Multiple Reviews By Geno Thackara September 29, 2022 Sign in to view read count ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Teemu Kekkonen indeed does cross a lot of both “heres” and “theres” during the course of Here/There. His debut has one foot in his native Finland’s folk roots and one in the most urbane of metropolitan clubs. It could … Read more

Discover Camille Émaille ~ The Free Jazz Collective

Camille Émaille. Photo by Peter Rabenda By Martin Schray The story has already been told a few times: when Peter Brötzmann belatedly celebrated his 80th birthday with a concert weekend at Café Ada in his hometown of Wuppertal, he invited many of the usual suspects who have accompanied him throughout his musical life – Hamid … Read more

Bulgarian Showcases at the Europe Jazz Conference in Sofia, Bulgaria – London Jazz News

Bulgarian Showcases at Europe Jazz Conference (National Palace of Culture, Sofia, Bulgaria, 22-25 September 2022. Report by Tony Dudley-Evans) “The Hajigrudev/Beleva Duo caught the interest of many promoters.” Hristina Beleva (gadulka) and Vasil Hajigrudev. Photo by Francesco Martinelli This year’s Europe Jazz Conference in Sofia, Bulgaria presented a showcase programme, giving Bulgaria as host country … Read more

Jon Poses article @ All About Jazz

Chats with Cats Courtesy Columbia Missourian By BD Lenz September 28, 2022 Sign in to view read count Having people come up to us and say after a concert, ‘Now I get it,’ meaning the music made sense to them; that’s a way to define success. —Jon Poses You know you’re doing something right when … Read more

Barney Kessel and Hampton Hawes on vinyl article @ All About Jazz

Multiple Reviews By C. Andrew Hovan September 27, 2022 Sign in to view read count Almost a century ago, times were different and folks with the gumption to forge their own paths were more likely to make a mark on history. When you think of the documentation of jazz, names like John Hammond, Francis Wolff, … Read more

The Music Of Gentiane MG article @ All About Jazz

Interview Courtesy Benoit Rousseau By Kerilie McDowall September 27, 2022 Sign in to view read count ‘Walls Made of Glass’ imagines the listener in a quiet space, flooded by daylight as it streams in through transparent walls. —Gentiane MG My first impression upon hearing Gentiane MG’s work for the first time was that her writing … Read more

Serabee Is Proof That Reality Shows Are An Oxymoron  – American Blues Scene

Where has she been hiding? That’s the question I keep asking myself as I listen to Serabee‘s new album Hummingbird Tea: 14 originals by a drop dead beautiful southern belle from the Louisiana/Mississippi border who sounds like she’s surfing her muse on a wave powered by the likes of Bonnie Raitt and Shemekia Copeland with … Read more