High Noon: High Noon

Finnish guitarist m: Kalle Kalima has been making records of a distinctly off the wall hue since he started his professional career over 15 years ago in Helsinki. This orientation took him to study in Berlin where he has been based for the last decade. Working mainly with …

Matty Harris: Double Septet

Multi-reedman Matty Harris’ double septet is a large ensemble endeavor, featuring many Los Angeles artists, including venerable woodwind ace Vinny Golia for a program brimming with numerous horns-based convergences, soulful proclamations, subtle melodic inventions and pieces often designed with embr… Source: Album Reviews

Dustin Laurenzi: Natural Language

The first thing you notice about saxophonist m: Dustin Laurenzi is that he is an old soul. Not that he’s old, he and bandmates guitarist Jeff Swanson, bassist Mike Harmon, and drummer Charles Rumback, are the next generation in Chicago’s creative jazz tradition. It’s his music that fits… …

Lello Molinari: Lello's Italian Job, Vol. 1

Stellar bassist Lello Molinari has put together an ensemble of captivating instrumentals on his album Lello’s Italian Job. Molinari exceeds expectations on a record with pleasant surprises; however, this collection is more than just ear candy. It’s an imagination springboard that will take listeners… Source: Album Reviews

Anderson / Stolt: Invention of Knowledge

Guitarist Roine Stolt and fellow members of Swedish prog rock masters The Flower Kings, Tom Brislin (keys), Jonas Reingold (bass), Daniel GildenlA w (backing vocals), Michael Stolt (bass) and Felix Lehrmann (drums) align with one of the founding fathers of the British prog movement Jon Anderson (Yes…  …