Dizzy's Club Coca Cola in New York City

Jazz Alley in Seattle

Dazzle Restaurant & Lounge in Denver

 

Ronnie Scott's in London

Yoshi's Jazz Club in San Francisco

 

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Top 50 Jazz Albums for the Week of 12 May 2014 [JazzWeek]

Here are the top 50 Jazz albums that received the most airplay on US, Canadian and internet radio stations from the previous week! What are your faves for 2014 so far? Let me know on Twitter or Facebook.

 

For your viewing pleasure - the teaser from drummer Harvey Mason's latest release Chameleon (number34 this week)!

 

 

  1. MONTY ALEXANDER Harlem-Kingston Express Vol 2: The River Rolls On (Motema)
  2. ERIC ALEXANDER Chicago Fire (HighNote)
  3. MIKE LONGO TRIO Step On It (CAP)
  4. BRUCE BARTH Daybreak (Savant)
  5. CLAYTON-HAMILTON JAZZ ORCHESTRA The L.A. Treasures Project (Capri)
  6. DAVID ‘FATHEAD’ NEWMAN & THE TILDE WEBB TRIO Cellar Groove (Cellar Live)
  7. DAVID HAZELTINE For All We Know (Smoke Sessions)
  8. JAVON JACKSON Expression (Smoke Sessions)
  9. CRAIG HANDY Craig Handy & 2nd Line Smith (Okeh)
  10. ALAN BROADBENT AND NDR BIGBAND America The Beautiful (Jan Matthies)
  11. GEORGE CABLES Icons and Influences (HighNote)
  12. VERVE JAZZ ENSEMBLE East End Sojourn (Lightgroove Media)
  13. MARCUS ROBERTS TRIO From Rags To Rhythm (J Master)
  14. ERIC REED The Adventurous Monk (Savant)
  15. REGINA CARTER Southern Comfort (Okeh)
  16. ANTONIO ADOLFO Rio Choro Jazz (AAM Music)
  17. VINCENT HERRING The Uptown Shuffle (Smoke Sessions)
  18. HELEN SUNG Anthem For A New Day (Concord)
  19. LESLIE PINTCHIK In The Nature Of Things (Pintch Hard)
  20. BAND OF BONES Caravan (Self-Released)
  21. STACEY KENT The Changing Lights (Parlaphone Music France/Warner)
  22. JOE BECK Get Me Joe Back (Whaling City Sound)
  23. CURTIS STIGERS Hooray For Love (Concord)
  24. DAVE STRYKER Eight Track (Strike Zone)
  25. PETER McGUINNESS JAZZ ORCHESTRA Strength In Numbers (Summit)
  26. AMBROSE AKINMUSIRE The Imagined Savior Is Far Easier to Paint (Blue Note)
  27. TAKUYA KURODA Rising Sun (Blue Note)
  28. LIBBY YORK Memoir (Libby York Music)
  29. CHARLES DENNARD From Brazil To New Orleans (Deneaux Music)
  30. NATIVE JAZZ QUARTET NJO: Stories (CAP)
  31. SHERYL BAILEY A Meeting Of Minds (Cellar Live)
  32. FRANK WESS Magic 201 (IPO Recordings)
  33. PETE CHRISTLIEB & LINDA SMALL| ‘TALL & SMALL’ High On you (Bosco)
  34. HARVEY MASON Chameleon (Concord)
  35. PUPPETEERS The Puppeteers (Red)
  36. JEFF HACKWORTH Soul To Go! (Big Bridge Music)
  37. NIR FELDER Golden Age (Okeh)
  38. GENE LUDWIG-PAT MARTINO TRIO Young Guns (HighNote)
  39. DIANNE REEVES Beautiful Life (Concord)
  40. CORY WEEDS Let’s Go (Cellar Live)
  41. LISA HILTON Kaleidoscope (Ruby Slippers Productions)
  42. BAD PLUS The Rite Of Spring (Sony Masterworks)
  43. CATHERINE RUSSELL Bring It Back (Jazz Village)
  44. PAT METHENY UNITY GROUP Kin (<-->) (Nonesuch)
  45. HAROLD MABERN Right On Time (Smoke Sessions)
  46. ANTON SCHWARTZ Flash Mob (Anton Jazz)
  47. ALFREDO RODRIGUEZ The Invasion Parade (Mack Avenue)
  48. LALAMA BROTHERS Dogtown (Commonwealth Ave. Productions)
  49. ULYSSES OWENS, JR. Onward And Upward (D-Clef)
  50. MATIJA DEDIC Sentiana (Blue Bamboo Music)