February 14 2018
Gregory Porter gives his fans a special Valentine’s Day gift today with the release of a sublime Spotify Singles featuring the 2-time GRAMMY-winning vocalist’s soulful and uplifting version of The Beatles classic “Blackbird,” as well as a spirited take on the Nat King Cole favorite “L-O-V-E.”
January 24 2018
Jazz legend Charles Lloyd marks his 80th birthday on March 15, and will celebrate the milestone throughout 2018 with special concerts, residencies, festival performances, and the release of a new album for Blue Note Records this summer. The NEA Jazz Master enters his ninth decade at a creative peak in what now stands as a mountainous and formidable career, continuing his lifelong artistic journey to explore the spiritual realms of wonder and beauty.
January 12 2018
January 10 2018
Hammond B-3 organ legend Dr. Lonnie Smith is set for the January 12 release of All in My Mind, his spirited new live trio album recorded during his 75th birthday celebration at the Jazz Standard in New York City. The NEA Jazz Master kicks off his U.S. tour on January 11 at the Jazz Standard.