Jazz

John Fedchock | Reminiscence

by Jeff Becker Trombonist John Fedchock hails originally from Cleveland, Ohio.  An area known for producing thoughtful and schooled jazz musicians.  Fedchock began his formal…


Jared Gold | Reemergence

by Stamish Malcuss Jared Gold is an American Hammond B-3 jazz organist, who attended William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey. In 1988 he won…



Buster Williams | Audacity

by Icrom Bigrad Charles Anthony “Buster” Williams is a Grammy-nominated bassist, composer and arranger that has been holding the bass function down with character and…


Mark Gross | +Strings

by Stamish Malcuss Mark Gross is an alto saxophonist that grew-up on gospel music at Baltimore’s Mt. Zion C.O.G.I.C., where Mark’s father was the Pastor….


Andreas Varady | The Quest

by Icrom Bigrad Guitarist Andreas Varady was discovered by the legendary producer Quincy Jones at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 2012 when the guitarist was…


Eyal Vilner Big Band | Hanukkah

by Jeff Becker Vilner cited Duke Ellington’s Nutcracker suite as an inspiration for the album Hanukkah. Vilner liked how Ellington offered a new way to…


Vincent Herring | Hard Times

by Jeff Becker Saxophonist Vincent Herring is back with his third release for Smoke Sessions Records, a musical tonic to help calm the turbulence of…



Joe Mongelli | WashAshore

by Stamish Malcuss A fixture in the New England area jazz scene for some time, trumpeter, and flugelhornist Joe Mongelli builds upon his creative arranging…