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Gary Meek releases the lush Midnight Sky single

Have a listen to the latest single from saxophonist Gary Meek; it is the smooth and dreamy track called "Midnight Sky". Taken from his Monterey Groove CD, "Midnight Sky" is the kind of track that will pair well with a romantic midnight cruise on the harbor. There is a hint of a tropical flair to "Midnight Sky" which lends to the beauty of the single. In addition, Gary's sax shimmers in a sea containing atmospheric rhythms of a fluid piano, enchanting guitar and a low and te

Brian Culbertson releases single "Feel the Love" from upcoming The Trilogy Part 1 Red CD

Pianist Brian Culbertson has put together an album for the grown and sexy called The Triology. This is a compilation of sexy grooves that should come with a "Rated L" for Love warning. The first single "Feel the Love" is warm and seductive, a spine tingling single with effortless scale runs that flow into lush chord progressions. In true Culbertson style, there is an air of jazz and cool R&B undertones that makes this single pure magic. The Trilogy is made up of three compila

Saxophonist Carl Cox brings big grooves on new single that pays homage to his hometown

Saxophonist Carl Cox's latest single "Elevation" begins with an undulating bass line that sets the course for this robust sexy single that is good 'til the last drop. The single was inspired by the city landscape of Philadelphia, which happens to be Carl's hometown. The single's cover art bears a nice nighttime skyline of Philly. According to Carl "I would gaze at the city from top floor of the Liberty Bell Plaza and reflect on the amazing music that had been created in the c

Gato Blanco releases the spicy "Som E Luz"

On the heels of his single "Nos Voamos", Gato Blanco releases his latest single "Som E Luz". "Som e Luz" is a jubilant melodic affair, the perfect single for romantic summer nights. The track holds a sexy exotic vibe that is euphoric with hypnotic drums and not to missed is an intoxicating flute from Tom Saviano. Teka Penteriche adds magic with her vocals, lending more beauty to the proceedings. The single is taken from Gato's album "Retorno Da Musica". #gatoblanco #someluz

Bob Baldwin releases the uplifting "B Positive"

Bob Baldwin is using the power of music to lift our spirits high with his new single "B Positive". The track with co-written by Ragan Whiteside and Dennis Johnson, one that has a happy-go-lucky joyful beat from the start. In true Bob style, the single has fluid tickling of the ivories, a good upswing groove, lovely scat improv and gorgeous chord progressions. It is no doubt that the COVID pandemic of 2020 affected many musicians and their live performances and still continues

James PJ Spraggins releases Up From Here; track features Greg Manning and Eric Essix

Get whisked away into the powerful and rhythmic single "Up From Here" from drummer James PJ Spraggins. Spraggins employed the help of fellow musicians Greg Manning and Eric Essix to add even more flavor to this single and it is ooh so good. The track is upbeat and delicious in every way with luscious piano notes courtesy Greg Manning who also produced the single. Eric Essix takes the single to another level with an edgy and bold guitar with terrific fretwork which provides a

Adam Hawley releases another top chart contender "Risin' Up"

Guitarist Adam Hawley continues to wow us with his talent as a musician and composer as evident on his latest single "Risin' Up." "Risin' Up" is a bouncy, well-calibrated single that carries a soulful jazzy rhythm that cools and satisfies. Adam debut on the scene literally hitting the ground running with albums Double Vision and Just the Beginning on the Kalimba Music label, gaining six number one hits. The release of his third album, Adam was able to secure three more number

Gary Honor has summer in the pocket with new single

Saxophonist Gary Honor's new single "Summer Cool" will give you more than one reason to hold on to the fun in the sun season. Produced by Skinny Hightower, "Summer Cool" is a summer dance scorcher, one that conjure images of roller-skating dream, summer love and where life is just one big chill. Gary first found his love for the sax at age 10. He graduated high school and was lucky enough to receive a scholarship to attend the Queensland Conservatorium of Music where he enrol

Chris Godber releases West Coast Soul

Saxophonist Chris Godber returns with new music on the single "West Coast Soul". "West Coast Soul" is rhythmically cool with a light and laid back sax that flourishes within an addicting and soulful groove. Chris found success on the release of his earlier work with the CDs Starting Over in 2015 and Momentum in 2018. The singles "Rain" and "Chill" intrigued listeners and solidify Chris' mainstay the Smooth Jazz World. Smooth Jazz aside, Chris also crosses over to Gospel Jazz

Patrick Bradley delivers new single from Exhale CD

Pianist Patrick Bradley takes us on the light and funky side of town with his new single "Completely Yours". The fresh and vibrant track soars with majestic keys replete with a killer sax. The single is taken from Patrick's fifth album aptly titled Exhale. Recorded last year in the time of quarantine, the CD produced the first single with the same name, which went to number one on the Billboard charts. The new album is titled Exhale for a reason, according to Patrick "I wante

Doc Powell teams up with Bobby Lyle, Larry Kimpel on "Me Myself and Rio De Novo single

Guitarist Doc Powell is one of those musicians who has the "it" factor. With every song released, you are always sure to get melodies that stretches the imagination, emanating from a vibrant and fun musical location. His latest single "Me Myself and Rio De Novo" puts him in the company of guest musicians pianist Bobby Lyle and bassist Larry Kimpel. The single's cover art that features Doc laying in a hammock surrounded by trees, all chilled and relaxed with his guitar in han

Patrick Lamb takes us on the scenic route to "Malibu Drive"

Saxophonist Patrick Lamb joins with producer Adam Hawley to create the lively and pleasing sounds on the single "Malibu Drive". Lamb has had successful collaborations with quite a few musicians in his career. Last year he and guitarist Michael Thompson created the summer scorcher "Cocoa Butter" performing as the Thompson/Lamb Project. Lamb's signature style of music has always been upbeat with refreshing hooks that rub you the right way. Over the years he has performed with m

Will Sumner brings the chill element on Building Castles single

You can always count on guitarist Will Sumner to release singles that speak to your mind and soul armed with a dreamy melody. He does just that on his latest single "Building Castles" from the CD Ocean Street. "Building Castles" awash the soul with a groovy, guitar laden single that conjures morning sunrise spent by the beach with the one you love. It has this uplifting and very cooling tempered sound that is lush in every way. Will who was born in Los Angeles rose to fame w

Pianist Xavier Gordon releases the single Bridges, a teaser from his upcoming EP Excellence

Jazz pianist Xavier Gordon is rocking the grooves with his new single "Bridges". Taken from the upcoming EP called Excellence, "Bridges" is funk-driven with contagious piano runs and a tasty summer romp. Xavier is more than a pianist, he is known as a songwriter and producer who has been on the jazz music scene for more than a decade. Xavier began playing the piano when he was eight years old growing up in Conyers, Georgia. He grew up in a family filled with musicians and sin

Former Tonight Show band member Knick Smith releases dazzling new single.

As the former band member of "The Tonight Show" and also serving as the musical director for Stanley Clarke for 10 years, keyboardist has released the single "Feeling Smooth". Taken from his CD "Romance", the track is reminiscent of 70's Quincy Jones style with grandeur film score type jazz with compelling horns and keys. The groovy melody shifts and segues from a lush string arrangement to straight-ahead jazz in a seamless fashion with dizzying chord progressions. "Feeling S

Geneve 5 releases new music geared to inspire

Geneve 5 is saxophonist Melvin Butler and producer, composer, guitarist and keyboardist Oliver Wendell and together they are sealing the deal on the summer scorcher "Subtly". The highly indulgent single is ambient jazz at its best. It is the type of music that takes your mind to an exotic place, big on the chill factor with breezy sax notes and glowing guitar riffs. Geneve is on a mission to offer "creative compositions that stir hearts and minds, inspiring a global audience

Bill Heller joins Andy Snitzer on "Last Train" single

All Aboard! Keyboardist Bill Heller has just released the single "Last Train", one which magically pairs him with saxophonist Andy Snitzer. Most will remember Bill who has had a long affiliation with jazz supergroup The Rippingtons. He has also appeared on recordings from Jeff Kashiwa, Paula Atherton, Chaquico and others. Taken from his upcoming CD called Passages, "Last Train" is compelling from the start with spicy keyboard runs, a soaring sax and a melody punctuated with

Howard Siden is ready to hit up the summer charts with "Laguna Beach Smoothie".

Surf's up! Guitarist Howard Siden is giving off beachy vibes on the latest single "Laguna Beach Smoothie". The sound of the ebb and flow of the ocean on the track along with the mesmerizing guitar riffs are enough to make your mind drift to lazy summers at a sun soaked beach. Howard is the nephew of the late Barney Kessel who was well known in the jazz circles. He grew up in Detroit and moved to California in 2002 where he continues to perform on the SoCal jazz circuits. #how

Brian Simpson to release milestone CD on June 25th

A very debonair looking Brian Simpson appears on the cover of his 10th CD "All That Matters", a compilation that is schedule for a June 25th release. As the title implies, the music within Brian's new compilation was born out of the uncertainties of COVID-19. In a recent interview, Brian said "My family and loved ones became more important than ever and all that matters became more apparent after witnessing the tragic loss of others." The CD is set to be musically diverse an

Guitarist Craig Sharmat releases single about reemerging into a new positive future

Ever since the Covid 19 virus made its appearance last year, we have seen more and more jazz musicians use their artwork to inject some hope and optimism into heir listeners musically assuring them that all will be well with the world again. Guitarist and composer Craig Sharmat is pushing the same agenda with his new single "A Brighter Day". According to the press notes, "A Brighter Day" is a song about "reemerging into a new positive future". And so if Craig's CD cover art