Carlos Santana House of Blues Las Vegas

Carlos Santana House of Blues Las VegasOne of the greatest artists of all time will continue his residency in the city of Las Vegas.  Carlos Santana will grace the stage at the legendary House of Blues, inside the Mandalay Bay Resort.In case you forgot, Santana started playing around the San Francisco Bay Area in the mid 1960's.  He then signed his first record deal in 1969 with Clive Davis at Columbia records.  Evil Ways reached the number one spot in August of 1969.Their second album, ...

Brendan Rothwell New Single Smooth

Brendan Rothwell just released his new single, smooth, from the album, Time On My Hands.  We reviewed the entire project here.  The latest single is a slow jam with a funky groove. You can check out Smooth and all of the tracks on iTunes. Brendan Rothwell New Single Smooth

Stokley Williams Debut Solo Album Introducing Stokley

Introducing Stokley set for June 23, 2017 release on Concord Records After over two decades as the lead vocalist for the incomparable hit-making R&B band Mint Condition, singer and two-time GRAMMY Award nominee Stokley charters a new course with his breathtaking debut solo album Introducing Stokley, set for release on June 23, 2017 via Concord Records. Featuring guest appearances by the likes of GRAMMY-winning jazz pianist Robert Glasper and Estelle as well as some production from ...

Top Jazz Tracks Week of June 25

  Chris Standring grabs the number one spot this week with Like This, Like That.  This is off the Ten album.  Chris will play some dates this summer, most notably at the Gateway Jazz Festival in St. Louis, and the Catalina Jazz Club in Los Angeles on September 19th. Skinny Hightower enters the top 10 this week, with Taboo. Top Jazz Tracks Week of June 25 The top jazz tracks for this week are:

Top Jazz Tracks Week of June 18

  Richard Elliot takes sits on the top spot again this week with Harry The Hipster.  This is off the Summer Madness album.  Two new entries in the top ten this week. Blur Rondo from Philippe Saisse Trio, and Jazz Holdouts with Summer Nights make the jump this week.

Candy Dulfer Together Album Review

Candy Dulfer's album Together was released on April 14th.  If you have not heard the entire album, it will be worth your while to take the 67 minutes to experience the feeling. In short, this album is a masterclass on funk.  Dulfer shows precisely how an artist can take the style of the current musical landscape, and incorporate it with their signature sound.  Starting with her first album, Saxuality in 1990, Dulfer has always pushed the envelope, and this is evident as you listen ...

Mattias Roos Movin’ Up Album Review

Swedish keyboardist Mattias Roos is set to release his full-length album, Movin' Up on June 12.  This is a ten track effort under the Skytown Records label.  Roos takes care of the writing, arranging and production for the album.  Special guests include Elan Trotman and U-Nam. Mattias Roos Movin' Up Album Review The set opens with the title track, and Movin' Up features the one of today's top jazz guitarists, U-Nam.  This is a great track to open the album.  It is an uptempo song, and ...

TLC New Video Way Back

One of the most influential groups of the 1990's is back with some new material.  The first track is called Way Back.  It is of of the upcoming album, TLC, due June 30th.  The track is nice.  They pay homage to some of the musical greats, and it have a nice groove.  One thing, it does have a little "language" in it.  I will give them a pass here, but they easily could have released a clean version so listeners can have a choice. Check out the video below:     ...

Top Jazz Tracks Week of June 11

  Richard Elliot takes over the top spot this week with Harry The Hipster.  This is off the Summer Madness album.  Elliot is a part of the group West Coast Jam, along with Norman Brown and Rick Braun.  They will be performing some dates this summer, including in Las Vegas, at the Foundry. Chris Standring jumps six spots to number three with his hit Like This, Like That.  Jeff Lorber Fusion and John Novello are back in the top ten this week.  Check out the full chart below.