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Joshua Redman Trios Live

Not surprisingly, Sonny Rollins is an immediate presence on tenor saxophonist Joshua Redman’s Trios Live.

Joshua Redman: Trios Live (2014)

Upholding the legacy of his namesake, saxophonist Joshua Redman—son of the great Dewey Redman—has continued to develop as a leader in jazz since the 1990's.

I Like Men - Rebecca Kilgore

The Guardian gave this album from the jazz vocalist four stars calling it "subtle perfection". It includes the songs 'The Gentleman is a Dope' and 'The Man I Love'.

Hit the Road - Nigel Price Organ Trio

Featuring tracks such as 'Hit the Road' and 'Lover Man', the Guardian described this album as: "a respectful celebration of a now-smooth tradition, but a very musical one".

The Sound of Jay and Kai - Mark Nightingale & Alistair White

The trombone's unique range and timbre makes it ideally suited to a twin instrument front line, as in the seminal 1950s quintet led by two of its finest exponents, J.J. Johnson and Kai Winding. This time two leading trombonists from these shores, Mark Nig

New Designs on Bowie's Berlin - Dylan Howe - UK Tour

‘Dylan Howe – Subterranean’ is a new album that re-works the instrumental cuts from David Bowie’s Berlin albums, Low and Heroes, investing them with new life whilst remaining true to their original spirit. A specially-made film will also be projec

CD REVIEW: Mark Nightingale and Alastair White- The Sound of Jay and Kai

The two -trombone with three rhythm format, in which trombonists JJ Johnson (Jay) and Kai Winding made several albums in the period 1954-1969, is one that is not often heard these days, so all credit to trombonists Mark Nightingale and Alastair White for

Nigel Price Organ Trio: Hit the Road review tribute to a smooth tradition

Nigel Price, the British jazz guitarist devoted to such late guitar heroes as Wes Montgomery and Grant Green, cruises through some classic themes and compatible originals with the fine pairing of Pete Whittaker on Hammond organ and Matt Home on drums.

I Like Men review surprises and subtle perfection from Rebecca Kilgore

Still little known in Britain, but with a solid following in the US, Rebecca Kilgore stands out among the current generation of "standards" singers, not only for her considerable vocal talents but also as a seeker-out of neglected songs.

Love and Ghosts - Farmers By Nature - William Parker, Craig Taborn, Cooper-Moore, Gerald Cleaver

Farmers By Nature is the phenomenal trio of drummer Gerald Cleaver, bassist William Parker, and pianist Craig Taborn. Each are internationally renowned master musicians-improvisers-composers-bandleaders. When they work together as FBN, it is as a complete