Album Reviews

Craig Taborn shows how magic works with  “Daylight Ghosts”

Craig Taborn shows how magic works with “Daylight Ghosts”

Craig Taborn the American pianist releases his third ECM album, 2017’s “Daylight Ghosts“. This album is a quartet with fine professionals like Chris Speed on tenor saxophone, Chris Lightcap has the bass, and Dave King on drums. “Daylight Ghosts”

Milena Staniskovska

February 22nd, 2017

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Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau combine the impossible

Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau combine the impossible

The strangest pairs make the most beautiful music. Chris Thile mandolin virtuoso and vocalist, and the jazz piano star Brad Mehldau are a live proof for this impossible combinations. On January 27, 2017, on two CDs they released their debut album “Chris Thile & ...

Milena Staniskovska

February 18th, 2017

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Giuseppe Milici deserves a round of applause for “The Look of Love”

Giuseppe Milici deserves a round of applause for “The Look of Love”

Giuseppe Milici is one of Italy’s best chromatic harmonica players. He is an experienced artist with a career over 30 years, and now he has a amazing new album “The Look Of Love” arranged by Papik and Fabrizio Foggia. “The Look Of Love” has 15 tracks, where Milici ...

Milena Staniskovska

February 8th, 2017

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John Abercrombie Quartet is in harmony with “Up and Coming”

John Abercrombie Quartet is in harmony with “Up and Coming”

Guitarist John Abercrombie,along with the pianist Marc Copland, bassist Drew Gress and drummer Joey Baron are back again like a quartet with their new album “Up and Coming”. After the success of their first album “39 Steps” from 2013, this is a new fresh pack of tracks made ...

Milena Staniskovska

February 3rd, 2017

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Nathan East shows his respect to jazz with “Reverence”

Nathan East shows his respect to jazz with “Reverence”

Nathan East is one of the most appreciated bass players, a vocalist and the founding member of the chart-topping contemporary jazz group Fourplay. Now Nathan has a new surprise for us, his album “Reverence” released two days ago via Yamaha Entertainment Group. This is his ...

Milena Staniskovska

January 22nd, 2017

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Lindsey Webster shows smooth elegance with “Back to Your Heart”

Lindsey Webster shows smooth elegance with “Back to Your Heart”

Lindsey Webster is one of the best smooth jazz representatives of today jazz scene. She might be new in this genre, but we can say for sure that she sounds like she was doing this since she was born. Webster released her third album “Back to Your Heart”, and it’s a pure ...

Milena Staniskovska

January 18th, 2017

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Pink Martini said a big YES to Jazz with Je Dis Oui!

Pink Martini said a big YES to Jazz with Je Dis Oui!

Pink Martini the “little orchestra” have just released their ninth studio album Je Dis Oui!. This amazing international album has 15 tracks spanning eight languages (French, Farsi, Armenian, Portuguese, Arabic, Turkish, Xhosa and English). Je Dis Oui! was released by Heinz ...

Milena Staniskovska

January 16th, 2017

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Wallace Roney shows his creativity with “A Place in Time”

Wallace Roney shows his creativity with “A Place in Time”

Wallace Roney is a well known trumpeter on the todays jazz scene. Wallace was mentored by Miles Davis after Miles heard him in 1983 at his birthday gala performance in Carnegie Hall, and he got a lot of knowledge from the jazz icon. But we can say for sure that Roney ...

Milena Staniskovska

January 8th, 2017

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The quartet Aziza spices it up with their new album

The quartet Aziza spices it up with their new album

Aziza is a quartet that combined the best of the best, bassist Dave Holland, saxophonist Chris Potter, guitarist Lionel Loueke, and drummer Eric Harland make some real magic, thanks to the experience they brought with them in this group. Their album “Aziza” is the right ...

Milena Staniskovska

January 5th, 2017

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Tony Bennett shows us his legacy on “Tony Bennett Celebrates 90”

Tony Bennett shows us his legacy on “Tony Bennett Celebrates 90”

Tony Bennett is well known to all generations, not just for his exquisite talent but also for his endurance to be one of the best even in his 9th decade of his life. He not only represents traditional pop standards, Bennett has an iconic influence in jazz too. Tony has won ...

Milena Staniskovska

January 4th, 2017

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