Masterful contemporary fusion duo Jimmy Haslip and Joe Vanelli

Masterful contemporary fusion duo Jimmy Haslip and Joe Vanelli – Nightfall

Masterful contemporary fusion duo Jimmy Haslip and Joe Vanelli - NIGHTFALL:  I've been a fan of Jimmy's buoyant bass work for a long time...
Downright funky edumacated jazz Purdie Fabian Oswanski

Downright funky edumacated jazz Purdie Fabian Oswanski – Move On!

Downright funky edumacated jazz Purdie Fabian Oswanski - MOVE ON!:   These cats have GOT IT DOWN; you'll hear drummer Bernard "Pretty" Purdie, electric bass...
Absolutely unique vocal and bass jazz Shimpei Ogawa Noa Levy

Absolutely unique vocal and bass jazz Shimpei Ogawa Noa Levy – You, Me &...

Absolutely unique vocal and bass jazz Shimpei Ogawa Noa Levy - YOU, ME & COLE:  Shimpei's bouncing bass and Noa's vivacious vocals will be...
Compassionate tribute to heroic doctors nurses and frontline workers Jason Kao Hwang

Compassionate tribute to heroic doctors, nurses, and frontline workers Jason Kao Hwang, Andrew Drury,...

Compassionate tribute to heroic doctors, nurses, and frontline workers Jason Kao Hwang, Andrew Drury, Ken Filiano - JASON KAO HWANG HUMAN RITES TRIO:   Anyone...
Highly inventive memorable jazz Noshir Mody

Highly inventive memorable jazz Noshir Mody – An Idealist’s Handbook

Highly inventive memorable jazz Noshir Mody - AN IDEALIST'S HANDBOOK:  A couple of years have gone by since I reviewed jazz guitarist Noshir's uplifting...
Wonderfully crafted jazz tribute Julio Botti

Wonderfully crafted jazz tribute Julio Botti – Pure Tango

Wonderfully crafted jazz tribute Julio Botti - PURE TANGO:  I was very pleased with Julio's soprano and tenor sax work when I reviewed his...
Superbly swingin' blues Swingadelic

Superbly swingin’ blues Swingadelic – Bluesville

Superbly swingin' blues Swingadelic - BLUESVILLE:   When I first reviewed this group on their "Mercerville" release, I fell in love with their talent instantly......
Rousing robust live jazz World Jazz Quintet

Rousing robust live jazz World Jazz Quintet – Live At QPAC Theatre

Rousing robust live jazz World Jazz Quintet - LIVE AT QPAC THEATRE:  Jazz pianist Francis Hon got very high marks from me when I...
Versatile keyboards and woodwinds Tom Ranier

Versatile keyboards and woodwinds Tom Ranier – This Way

Versatile keyboards and woodwinds Tom Ranier - THIS WAY:   On rainy and overcast mornings in the Great Northwest, Tom's versatile keyboards and woodwinds (including...
High energy jazz celebration Antonio Adolfo

High energy jazz celebration Antonio Adolfo – Bruma Celebrating Milton Nascimento

High energy jazz celebration Antonio Adolfo - BRUMA/CELEBRATING MILTON NASCIMENTO:   Antonio's piano is a regular here... I most recently reviewed his "Samba Jazz Alley"...