Vlatko Stefanovski and Theodosii Spasov at the Hungarian House of New York article @ All About Jazz

Live Review Courtesy Nenad Georgievski By Nenad Georgievski November 6, 2022 Sign in to view read count ” data-original-title=”” title=””>Vlatko Stefanovski and kavalist Theodosii Spasov are masterful players and likeminded souls. Even though they come from seemingly different areas of interest and are like two distant galaxies with their colorful and storied careers, they share … Read more

Allison Russell Brings Survivors’ Joy To The New York City Winery article @ All About Jazz

Allison Russell is one of this year’s most improbable success stories and perhaps it’s most endearing. The singer-songwriter multi-instrumentalist is a veteran of folk and roots bands including Po’ Girls and Birds of Chicago. Both bands have enjoyed a measure of critical acclaim but have had only modest success. Russell also joined Our Native Daughters, … Read more

Larry Simon – New York City Blues: Postwar Portraits from Harlem to the Village And Beyond

Larry Simon – New York City Blues: Postwar Portraits from Harlem to the Village And Beyond The University Press of Mississippi www.larrysimon-music.com 360 Pages Softcover edition When conversations roll around to discussing the metropolitan areas that figure prominently in the arc of the history of blues music, it would be no surprise to hear names … Read more

A Chance Meeting Brings New York Punk and Global Soul Face to Face – American Blues Scene

Global Soul is the musical genre created and performed by singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and True Groove Records CEO Tomás Doncker and his stable of artists. By its very definition, the genre is the indiscernible combination of musical styles which most recently met face-to-face with the music of New York Punk queen Patti Smith. Patti … Read more

NYJO Chief Executive Susie York Skinner – London Jazz News

Susie York Skinner is Chief Executive of the National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO). NYJO, as she explains in this interview for International Women’s Day, is much more than a large ensemble putting on professional concerts. Whereas this – inevitably – is its main public face, NYJO is also several other things: a training organisation….a professional … Read more