The South African Jazz Songbook (Metropole Orkest/ Marcus Wyatt) – London Jazz News

Prom 56: The South African Jazz Songbook (Metropole Orkest/ Marcus Wyatt) (Royal Albert Hall, 28 August 2022. Review by Sebastian Scotney) Prom 56. Photo credit: Mark Allan There is an abiding truth about South African jazz, and it is perhaps best expressed in the title of a song by Mongezi Feza: “You Ain’t Gonna Know … Read more

Marcus King Debuts New Single ‘Blues Worse Than I Ever Had’

Marcus King ‘Blues Worse Than I Ever Had’ Marcus King today announced the release of “Blues Worse Than I Ever Had,” the final preview track ahead of his forthcoming solo album, Young Blooddue August 26. The track, co-written with Dan Auerbachhas a laid back groove and saturating slide guitar which soundtrack King’s visceral vocal, reflecting … Read more

Marcus Roberts Trio + Wycliffe Gordon / Bournemouth SO at The Grange (Hampshire) – London Jazz News

Marcus Roberts Trio plus Wycliffe Gordon and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (The Grange, Northington, Hampshire, 2 July. Review by Alison Bentley) Marcus Roberts Trio and Wycliffe Gordon with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Gavin Sutherland at The Grange Festival. Photo credit: Maryana Bodnar “It really is a true collaborative environment between jazz and classical music, and … Read more

Marcus King Reveals New Fiery Single “Lie Lie Lie”

Marcus King, Lie Lie Lie, ‘Young Blood’ Marcus King Reveals New Fiery Single “Lie Lie Lie” from his forthcoming album ‘Young Blood’Produced by Dan AuerbachOut August 26th Tour Dates Across the US, UK, and EU Marcus King today announced the release of “Lie Lie Lie,” the latest preview track from his forthcoming solo album, Young … Read more

Marcus King Announces Headline Tour+Debuts New Video “Hard Working Man”

Marcus King Marcus King AnnouncesHeadline September-October 2022 TourSpecial Guests Neal Francis & Ashland CraftNew Tour Dates Below Marcus King announced a massive headline US tourwith dates through September and October 2022 supporting the release of his forthcoming solo album, Young Blood. He will be taking his stadium sized sound to esteemed venues across the US, … Read more

Marcus King Reveals Smoldering Single ‘Rescue Me’

Marcus King Marcus King reveals his smoldering new single ‘Rescue Me’ from his upcoming solo album Young Blood, released on August 26th via American Records/Republic, produced by Dan Auerbach. The track blends swampy percussion, fuzzed out guitar and King’s smoldering vocal delivery, sharing his plea for salvation from the path of excess he was walking … Read more

Marcus King To Release New Album ‘Young Blood’ Produced by Dan Auerbach

Marcus King Marcus King To Release New Album ‘Young Blood’ Produced by Dan Auerbach Out August 26th Shares new Single “Hard Working Man” Friday April 22 – Marcus King today announced the release of Young Bloodhis new solo album, produced by Dan Auerbach and released August 26 on Rick Rubin’s American Records/Republic Records. All hail … Read more