Olie Brice (new double album ‘Fire Hills’; launch 13 Sept. Cafe Oto) – London Jazz News

“Fire Hills” (West Hill Records), the new double album from bassist/composer Olie Brice, marks a significant step forward in his career as bandleader and composer: one album by his trio with Will Glaser and Tom Challenger, and one for octet. Both groups will perform at the launch (Cafe Oto, 13 Sep.) The octet is also … Read more

Marc Broussard Shares New Video & Single “Fire” From Forthcoming EP

Photo: Marc Broussard by J Auger Marc Broussard Shares New Video & Single “Fire”From Forthcoming EP Out This Fall Marc Broussard shares his new single and video, “Fire,” one of the tracks from his forthcoming EP due this fall. With its bold and brass delivery, “Fire” opens with a shout-out to “the one and only … Read more

Soul and Fire ~ The Free Jazz Collective

By Lee Rice Epstein As a certain high profile artist touts his own foray into prog rock, these small groups recently released albums featuring their own proggy jazz. Each of these features guitars and/or synths in the foreground, but the individual approaches of the groups shows just how much variety there is in the wide … Read more