April 24 2017
Trombone Shorty has released “No Good Time,” the third single from Parking Lot Symphony, and announced an extensive Fall headline tour that kicks off September 14 at ACL Live in Austin, Texas, and includes two nights at Terminal 5 in New York City (October 13-14).
April 21 2017
Blue Note Records has announced the May 19 digital release of Tony Allen’s new EP, A Tribute to Art Blakey. On the 4-track EP the legendary Nigerian drummer and Afrobeat pioneer best known for his work with Fela Kuti pays tribute to his longstanding idol, the American jazz drummer and Blue Note legend Art Blakey.
March 16 2017
Legendary drummer Louis Hayes has signed with Blue Note Records and will release his label debut as a leader this May with Serenade for Horace, a tribute to the great pianist and bandleader Horace Silver. Stream the playlist Louis Hayes: Sideman on Apple Music or Spotify to explore his finest Blue Note moments as a sideman with Horace Silver, Grant Green, Kenny Burrell, Sonny Clark & others.