Congratulations to Michael Wollny

At this year’s JazzConnect Conference in New York, I was asked to participate on a panel

Marcos Valle Celebrates 50th Anniversary in Music

The 71 year old released his first album back in 1964: “Samba Demais”. And it was

Gina and the Turkey

While Gina is watching over the turkey for our annual Thanksgiving dinner, we are listening to

Peggy, Sheila, Herbie & Frank: New Books

This year, the number of releases of biographical or autobiographical books is pretty strong. I only

Cassandra Wilson: New Deal and New Album

She just started her European tour which will also bring her to various German cities (see

Cyrille Aimée

She has a French father and a Dominican mother so it is no surprise really that

Roy Hargrove and D’Angelo

In 2000, trumpeter Roy Hargrove toured and recorded with Neo Soul singer D’Angelo. The result was

Sachal debuts Slow Motion Miracles in Berlin

It is going to be a change of directions in more ways than one for singer

Jimmy Ruffin R.I.P.

One of the great soul singers, older brother of one-time Temptations lead singer David Ruffin, Jimmy

Sachal’s In Town

After three records for the Mack Avenue label, the singer and songwriter who has worked with