November 12 2018
Gregory Porter has announced his first-ever live release – One Night Only: Live At The Royal Albert Hall – which will be available as a digital album and digital concert film on November 30, with a CD + DVD release to follow. Watch Porter’s performance of “Hey Laura.”
November 2 2018
Rosanne Cash has released her first album in nearly five years She Remembers Everything. In a Critic’s Pick review, The New York Times’ Jon Pareles noted that Cash “finds mythic resonances behind everyday details,” while NPR Music calls the album “a deeply attentive song cycle,” adding that the “image of a woman wielding her lived testimony” in the title track “lands as both a threat and a source of comfort.”
October 26 2018
On November 9, Brooklyn composer-saxophonist Marcus Strickland will release his thrilling new LP People of the Sun via Blue Note/Revive Music. The second single “On My Mind” is out today — on the track Bilal and Pharoahe Monch explore infatuation and romantic love, while modern griot Greg Tate speaks on a nurturing force that's more elemental.
October 12 2018
Pianist James Francies has released “Sway,” the second single from his forthcoming debut album Flight, which comes out October 19. Francies will be celebrating the album’s release with shows at Jazz Standard in NYC on November 8-9.