Review by: Mut Asheru Summer's almost over but the party definitely ain't over. We're happy to share with you an awesome summer-lover-cozy-chill track from one of our favorite artists Avi Wisnia. SKY BLUE SKY does not disappoint and is saturated with his silky voice and Brazilian jazz goodness. It's a light one that floats around in the atmosphere before landing squarely in … [Read more...] about Sonic Bloom: Avi Wisnia’s “Sky Blue Sky” flies high for us!
DALLAS, Dec. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As a girl, Dallas-based singer Laura Ainsworth watched starry-eyed as her dad, big band sax/clarinet master Billy Ainsworth, accompanied such lounge/jazz idols as Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett and Mel Torme. She dreamed of following in their footsteps, not realizing she was witnessing the end of an era. She never imagined she would one day … [Read more...] about Recession Launches Recording Career: “Nu-Vintage” Vocalist Laura Ainsworth Takes Unusual Road to Acclaim
Written by: Melody Charles If you've been a part of the re-emerging 30+ live music scene in Dallas, TX over the last few years, chances are you've heard---or seen---the long, lean guitar-wielding machine known as Mark Letteri. Ahem...make that the Grammy Award-winning guitarist, composer and producer Mark Letteri. For years the Ft. Worth, TX-based performer did the … [Read more...] about Music Interview: Guitarist Mark Letteri of ‘Snarky Puppy’ on the recent Grammy win and working with Lalah Hathaway
Review By: Melody Charles Not too long ago, the US East Coast tour of Swing Out Sister became a casualty of an act of nature: a humongous cloud of ash that blanketed Europe and made flight impossible for nearly a month. They had a choice to make: letting the newly-composed arrangements of their best-known hits go to waste or recording them anyway to make the best of the … [Read more...] about CD Review: PRIVATE VIEW by Swing Out Sister
COYO: Of Artful Jazz and Native American Flutes We won't even pretend to be knowledgeable enough to review their music. But we think you should know them...So here's their bio. Coyo's magical rhythms of the hand drums, melodic voice of the acoustic guitar and penetrating ethereal callings of the wood flute are captivating audiences young and old alike. Join us in creating … [Read more...] about Sonic Bloom: Coyo – Artful Jazz and Native American Flutes