Brecker distinguished  himself as a first-call studio musician for the likes of James Brown, Bruce Springsteen, Paul Simon, Donald Fagen, et al. RandyPOP! highlights these recordings, but with a twist.
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Randy Brecker’s RandyPOP! – A Live Recording Re-Imagining Brecker’s Seminal Contributions To The World Of Pop, Feat. Werner, Sanchez, Rogers, Patitucci, Smith

Randy Brecker turns 70 years old in November, a good reason to celebrate the soundtrack of his (and our) life. RandyPOP! brings into fine focus Brecker’s lasting service to pop music’s most noteworthy recordings. Beginning in the ’60s, Brecker distinguished himself as a first-call studio “cat” who could play any …

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Hannah Burgé’s “Green River Sessions” CD Release @ the Jazz Bistro, Toronto Tuesday, October 6th 8:00 pm

The Jazz Bistro 251 Victoria Street, near Yonge/Dundas Toronto ON M5B 1T8 Canada 416 363 5299 www.jazzbistro.ca L Genre classification simply will not pigeonhole the remarkable Canadian vocalist Hannah Burgé, as clearly demonstrated in her extraordinary debut album Green River Sessions on Music Village Records. Her Masters Degree in ethnomusicology is no …

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Mayimba Music To Release Time Remembered – An Introspective Journey With Pianist-Composer BOB ALBANESE Featuring Eddie Gomez

For his first collaboration with bassist Eddie Gomez and drummer Willard Dyson, esteemed pianist Bob Albanese offers Time Remembered, an interior exploration through memory. The recording, on Mayimba Music / Sony, is a reflective and restorative tableau of thoughts and feelings, a work of passion intensified by the untimely deaths …

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Bob Belden's Animation - His Last Recording
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RareNoiseRecords Presents Bob Belden’s Last Recording With Animation Featuring Bill Laswell and Kurt Elling

Recorded over three days in the autumn of 2014 at Bill Laswell’s Orange Studios in New Jersey, mixed by James Dellatacoma and mastered by Mike Fossenkemper, Machine Language is the last and possibly most ambitious work by American composer, orchestrator, arranger, saxophonist and all-round conceptualizer Bob Belden with his historical …

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Sean Jones Joins SFJAZZ Collective, Fall 2015 & Spring 2016 Tour Dates Announced

SFJAZZ announces a new lineup of its award-winning all-star octet, the SFJAZZ Collective – trumpeter Sean Jones is replacing long-time member and trumpeter Avishai Cohen. The SFJAZZ Collective is an all-star award-winning jazz ensemble comprising eight of the finest performers and composers at work in jazz today. Launched in 2004 …

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Steve Wilson New CD Release. Random Act Records will donate 10% of the proceeds of his recording to The Ana Grace Project.

For Immediate Release August 10, 2015 Steve Wilson Earns Multi-Page JazzTimes Feature, DownBeat Review, Jazziz Review, More Acclaimed Saxophonist Supports The Ana Grace Project Acclaimed jazz saxophonist Steve Wilson has earned multiple national magazine placements for his recent CD release — his first as a headliner in over 12 years. …

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