Paul Edis Sextet (Debut for new group + premiere of new work ; PizzaExpress Jazz Club, 19 July) – London Jazz News

County Durham-born pianist/composer Paul Edis is best known for his work as Musical Director and co-songwriter for Jo Harrop – they are originally from the same town, Chester-Le-Street; Paul Edis is now based in London. 19 July sees the debut of a new sextet. They will give the premiere of a new suite of pieces … Read more

Revive Music Group Founder Meghan Stabile Has Died at 39

Meghan Stabile at Central Park SummerStage, August 2016 (photo: Alan Nahigian) Meghan Stabile, an innovative jazz promoter, producer, organizer, curator, and advocate who proudly adopted the New York Times‘ description of her as a “modern impresario,” died June 14 in Valrico, Florida. She was 39. Her death was confirmed by WBGO radio in Newark, New … Read more

Roots Group Brad Absher and the Superials Serve Up a Potent Brew of ‘Tulsa Tea’ – American Blues Scene

Horton Records announces the signing of acclaimed roots music guitarist/singer Brad Absher and his band, the Superials, and will release their label debut album, Tulsa Teaon June 10. Tulsa Tea It was produced by Chris Combs and recorded at Paradise Studio at Grand Lake in nearby Tijuana, OK, the studio founded and made famous by … Read more