The revolution will not be televised… but it will be at Cambridge Jazz Festival this upcoming weekend as Malik & the O.G.’s prepare a run of events at the festival celebrating the work of Gil Scott-Heron. The upcoming appearance at Cambridge Jazz Festival include multiple seminars, talks and performance by Malik Al Nasir, showcasing why… Read More “The Revolution Will Be Live!” – Malik & The O.G.’s come to Cambridge.
What do you get when you combine the immaculate harmonies of the Ohio Players and the easy-listening soul of Lionel Richie? Lawrence Preston. San Francisco Bassist and vocalist Lawrence Preston delves into a throwback of the funk and soul peaks with his single ‘Something For You.’ The track features a combination of influences and styles… Read More Lawrence Preston has ‘Something For You’ in funky single.
A Light From The Other Side is Lisa Richards’ new album set for release on 21st April, and the Australian singer-songwriter has formed the new record from a base of folk and jazz that create an almost unheard of sound for modern audiences. Lisa suffered during her childhood, with a difficult upbringing that included her… Read More Lisa Richards blends folk and jazz in new album
“Mercury always engage. Energetic grooves mixed with warmth and lyricism – a perfect combination” – Gwilym Simcock Watch album teaser for Sea Speak here on Youtube: Formed out of a bunch of music students from RNCN, Mercury performed their first gig at the Manchester Jazz Festival back in 2012. Here they… Read More Manchester act Mercury reshaping jazz with new album Sea Speak and UK tour
‘Never Be The Same’ is the latest fun upbeat swing single from rising Texas artist Andy Meadows set to appear on his upcoming album Modern Day Crooner. Accompanied by a vibrant 9 piece band, Andy delivers a swanky crooning voice powerful enough to compete with the likes of Harry Connick Jr., Michael Buble and Frank… Read More Andy Meadow’s Swinging New Track
For an example of the new sound, check out this new video for album track ‘Bolo’: So, just to make it clear – Neil C. Young, jazz musician, is ready for the September 7th release of his excellent new album ‘Encemble’. Links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Neil-C-Young-Trio/173575565995294 Twitter: https://twitter.com/neilcyoung Website: http://www.neilcyoungtrio.co.uk/
The latest single taken from the album will be the punk laced track ‘Shake It’ – satin like robed in punchy bass-lines, quasi-spoken vocals and a known trippy sensibility. You can hear the track here: Watch the video here: ‘Shake It’ as a track represents just one of the many areas and styles that make Yo such an interesting… Read More Yo Will Make You ‘Shake It’ With New Single!