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



EoJ Tip ☛ Saxophonist Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio's Eponymous Debut from Concord Music Group! 

#MusicMonday for ya!


When I first heard Aldana play, her virtuosity was impressive, but what really blew me away was the maturity of her sound. It manifests through clean, nuanced phrasing reminiscent of her early idol, Sonny Rollins. --  NPR's Alex W. Rodriguez

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Top 50 Jazz Albums for the Week of 9 June 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! Is there an album out in 2014 that you love that isn't on the list? Let me know on Twitter or Facebook.

In case you missed this last month, here are winners of a Facebook video contest meeting the Saxophone Colossus Sonny Rollins, one on one,  via a Google+ Hangout on the eve of his Doxy Records release, Road Shows, vol. 3.


  1. MONTY ALEXANDER Harlem-Kingston Express Vol 2: The River Rolls On (Motema)
  2. ERIC ALEXANDER Chicago Fire (HighNote)
  3. CLAYTON-HAMILTON JAZZ ORCHESTRA The L.A. Treasures Project (Capri)
  4. JC STYLLES Blakey Grease (American Showplace Music)

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Dave Koz & Friends perform "Always There" Live from "Summer Horns" (2013)

Dave Koz, Gerald Albright, Mindi Abair and Richard Elliot channel the 70s vibe strong in this video! Enjoy ~




- Concord Music Group


EoJ 1st Look ☞ Al Jarreau - "My Old Friend: Celebrating George Duke" 

This love-infused project includes guest artists Gerald Albright, Dianne Reeves, Marcus Miller, Lalah Hathaway, Jeffrey Osborne, Kelly Price, Dr. John and more! Plus, a special performance by George Duke. :)



The world of music was forever changed in 2013 with the passing of legendary keyboardist, composer and producer George Duke. This year, Al Jarreau, famed vocalist and long-time friend of Duke, re-interprets some of Duke's renowned catalog of post-bop, jazz-fusion, R&B and Brazilian jazz with My Old Friend: Celebrating George Duke set for release August 5, 2014.

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