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

 

Wednesday
Jun012011

Kurt Elling 2011 Summer and Fall Tour Dates!

A friend said to me yesterday, "Well, I like Eliane Elias and all but what about Kurt Elling? Is he touring? Could you post that info?"

Voilà! Here are tour dates for vocalist Kurt Elling plus a recent video of a live performance thrown in for you! How's that? Enjoy. :)

 

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Tuesday
May312011

Eliane Elias' New Album "Light My Fire" on Sale Today + 2011 Summer/Fall Tour Schedule!

I wanted to give fans of Brazilian jazz pianist and vocalist Eliane Elias a quick heads-up regarding the release of her latest project Light My Fire. It is being released in the US today (31 May 2011)! Check out the promo video:

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Tuesday
May312011

Sing The Truth! Celebrating the Music of Miriam Makeba, Abbey Lincoln and Odetta

Freihofer's Saratoga Jazz Festival Presents the U.S. Debut of

Sing The Truth!
Celebrating the Legacies of Iconic Female Artists

Miriam Makeba, Abbey Lincoln and Odetta
Featuring Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves and Lizz Wright

(From left to right: Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves, Lizz Wright)

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Monday
May302011

Top 50+ Jazz Albums for the Week of 30 May 2011

This is the weekly US/Canada radio airplay list from JazzWeek.com. Want to see stats regarding how many radio stations played your favorite album or how much it moved up or down the chart from last week? Click here.

Rene Marie - Voice Of My Beautiful Country1.    BENNY GREEN Source (JLP)

2.   ERIC REED The Dancing Monk (Savant)

3.   RUMER Seasons of My Soul (Atlantic)

4.   MONTY ALEXANDER Uplift (JLP)

5.   TERELL STAFFORD This Side Of Strayhorn (Max Jazz)

6.   SEAN JONES No Need For Words (Mack Avenue)

7.   KURT ELLING The Gate (Concord Jazz)

8.   ‘PAPA’ JOHN DEFRANCESCO A Philadelphia Story (Savant)

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