Joyce Wrice Talks Tour Experience, New EP “Motive” & Experimenting With Sounds (Exclusive Interview)

Joyce Wrice has quickly become one of our favorite R&B artists of this generation. Her debut album “Overgrown” was met with glowing reviews from R&B fans as her work with D’Mile was a breath of fresh air for the genre as it blended the nostalgic sounds of the 2000’s with what’s happening today. Joyce recently … Read more

Stefany Calembert (Black Lives – from Generation to Generation album and European tour) – London Jazz News

Black Lives – from Generation to Generation describes itself as “a collective of artists who are continuing to fight for equality and social justice through music”. The two-disc album features over 60 musicians from across the globe, and now a select few are bringing this message and music on tour to Europe with a gig … Read more

England’s Renowned Folk Duo Megson Enthralls Audiences On 2022 ‘Unknown Waters’ Tour – American Blues Scene

The award-winning, quintessential folk duo Megson is well known throughout the UK for innovative, superbly arranged, distinctive traditional English homespun performances enjoyed by all age groups. These brilliant singers, composers and multi-instrumentalists, Debs and Stu Hanna, are originally from the north east of England and now live in Cambridgeshire. They follow the trail laid out … Read more

Cosmic Music Tour article @ All About Jazz

” data-original-title=”” title=””>Denys Baptiste and Ukrainian-born, London-based harpist ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Alina Bzhezhinska. Any performance by Sanders was to be treasured, but it is Baptiste’s that sticks in the mind most vividly. Fronting a quartet, his set was based on his album The Late Trane (Edition, 2017), on which he offers lyrical, but still muscular, interpretations … Read more

The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour, Los Angeles

Photo: The Doobie Brothers, by Martine Ehrenclou By Martine Ehrenclou Legendary rock and roll band The Doobie Brothers put on a true fan-favorite show at the YouTube Theater in Los Angeles on October 2nd. Celebrating their 50th Anniversary, the Northern California band delivered 26 songs from their albums dating back to 1971, including three from … Read more

Espen Eriksen Trio (UK tour dates in October and November) – London Jazz News

The Espen Eriksen Trio – pianist Eriksen, bassist Lars Tormod Jenset and drummer Andreas Bye – have been together for fifteen years and recently released their first live album, “In the Mountains”. Ahead of upcoming UK dates, Espen Eriksen spoke from his home in Oslo about the trio, their music and their collaboration with saxophonist … Read more

Madeleine Peyroux (‘Careless Love Forever’ UK tour dates in Sep/Oct 2022) – London Jazz News

Sebastian writes: I did an interview with Madeleine Peyroux in advance of her November 2021 tour which was cancelled. With seven dates confirmed (list below), it seems a good excuse to re-publish it. The interview focused on Leonard Cohen, Larry Klein, thoughts on the songs of then and of now, and finally on the tour. … Read more

Aaron Liddard (new album ‘Nylon Man’ and tour dates from 29 Sep.) – London Jazz News

Saxophonist/composer Aaron Liddard is about to release “Nylon Man” his debut studio album under his own name, the title a reference to the three cities which have, as he says, ‘most fed my soul’. Aaron Liddard has been particularly broad and all-embracing vision of music, and no fewer than forty-two different musicians playing or singing … Read more

Jeff Beck Announces U.S. Tour

Jeff Beck Jeff Beck Announces US TourDates Begin September 23 in Texas Through November 12 in Reno, NV Announced today, JEFF BECK will tour the US this fall in support of the newly released, highly anticipated musical collaboration with Johnny Depp, 18. The tour will kick off on September 23 in Del Valle, TX where … Read more

Faith Brackenbury and Tony Bianco (Visio Improvisus tour, 30 Jul-17 Sep 2022) – London Jazz News

Violinist Faith Brackenbury continues her collaboration with avant garde free jazz drummer Tony Bianco with the release of a new double album ‘Wayward Mystic’, improvisations on the music of St. Hildegard von Bingen, and sets off on an Arts Council England-supported summer tour of churches in the Shropshire/Powys/Herefordshire borderlands. Interview by Mary James: Faith Brackenbury … Read more