LA Jazz Scene

March 2017
Charles Mingus
The Complete 1961-1962 Birdland Broadcasts - Solar
Charlie Parker
Unheard Bird - The Unissued Takes - Verve
Donny Most
Mostly Swinging - Summit
Don Joseph
A Tribute To The Jazz Poetry Of - Fresh Sound
Carmen Lundy
Something To Believe In - Justin Time
Gabrielle Stravelli
Dream Ago - Big Modern Music
John Stein
Tones - Whaling City Sound
Burak Bedikyan
Awakening - Steeplechase
Deborah Brown
Kansas City Here I Come - Wydawca
Kenny Barron Trio
Book Of Intuition - Impulse
Peter Erskine
Second Opinion - Fuzzy Music
Larry Coryell
Coryell - Real Gone

February 2017
Yusef Lateef
Live At Ronnie Scott's - Gearbox
Charlie Haden/Gonzalo Rubalcaba
Toky Adagio - Impulse
Charlie Haden's Liberation Music Orchestra
Time/Life - Impulse
Hermine Deurloo
Living Here - Zennez
Emmet Cohen
Masters Legacy Series, Vol. 1 - Cellar Live
The Three Sounds
Groovin Hard - Resonance
Slim Gaillard
Searching For You - Sunset Blvd.
The Sugar Hill Trio
The Drive - Goschart Music
Rich Perry
Moods - Steeplechase
Mark Colby
All Or Nothing At All - RCI
Pat Close
Rhythms Of My Soul - Self-Released
George Burton
The Truth Of What I Am - Inner Circle Music

January 2017
Richard Sears
Altadena - Ropeadope
Scott Whitfield
New Jazz Standards Vol. 2 - Summit
Joshua Redman & Brad Mehldau
Nearness - Nonesuch
Clark Terry
Clark After Dark - MPS
Kris Allen
Beloved - Truth Revolution Recording Collective
Nancy Ruth
Sangria Jam - Self-Released
Bob Zieff
The Music Of Bob Zieff - Fresh Sound
Enrique Heredia Quartet
Plays The Music Of Bob Zieff - Fresh Sound New Talent
Various Artists
Savory Collection Vol. 1 - National Jazz Museum in Harlem
Count Basie
Savory Collection Vol. 2 - National Jazz Museum in Harlem
Franklin Kiermyer
Closer To The Sun - Mobility Music
John Scofield
Country For Old Men - Impulse

December 2016
Mike Neer
Steelonious - Self-Released
Red Callender
The Complete RCA Victor Sessions - Fresh Sound
Bria Skolberg
Bria - Okeh
Seamus Blake and Chris Creek
Lets Call The Whole Thing Off - Criss Cross
Allen Toussaint
American Tunes - Nonesuch
Joe Bushkin Quartet
Live At The Embers 1952 - Dot Time
Various Artists
Jazz Loves Disney - Verve
Lars Gullin
The Liquid Moves Of Lars Gullin - Sonorama
Tubby Hayes
Live At The Hopbine 1968 Vol. 1 - Gearbox
Jacob Duncan
The Busker - Calvin Cycle Collective
Allysa Allgood
Out Of The Blue - Jeru Jazz
Sari Kessler
Do Right - Self-Released
Kendra Shank & Geoffrey Keezer
Half Moon - Live In New York - Ride Symbol

November 2016
Erwin Helfer
Last Call - The Sirens Records
Barbara Carroll
Live At Birdland - Harbinger
Steven Lugerner
Jacknife - The Music Of Jackie McLean - Primary
Erroll Garner
Ready, Take One - Legacy
Eric Alexander
Second Impression - High Note
Lucky Thompson
Bop & Ballads - Sonorama
Richard Sorce
Closer Than Before - EverJazz
Jake Shimabukuro
Nashville Sessions - JS Records
Warren Wolf
Convergence - Mack Avenue
Afro Peruvian New Trends Orchestra
Uniting Beats - Bluespiral
Carol Bach-Y-Rita
My House - Self-Released
Anna Danes
Find Your Wings - DLG
Alison Lewis
Seven - Shamayim Music
Helen Fenton
Come Away With Me - Self-Released
Midiri Brothers Septet
Simply Splendid - Midiri Music

October 2016
Blue Mitchell & Sonny Red
Baltimore 1966 - Uptown
Dan Haedicke
In All The Ways - Kwality Records
Harmonie Ensemble/New York
George Gershwin - Harmonia Mundi
Louis Rosen
Dream Suite - Di-Tone Records
Ilse Huizinga
Here's to Maya Angelou - Daybreak
Joey Alexander
Countdown - Motema
Laurence Hobgood Trio
Honor Thy Fathers - Circumstantial Productions
Brad Mehldau Trio
Blues And Ballads - Nonesuch
The Cookers
The Call Of The Wild And Peaceful Heart - Smoke Sessions
Jim Snidero
MD66 - Savant
Rez Abbasi & Junction
Behind The Vibration - Cuneiform
Joe Mancuso/Dave Black
Just The Two Of Us - Mancuso
Adam Benjamin & Jason Harnell
Go Shlomo - f.Boo Music
Sara Gazarek and Josh Nelson
Dream In The Blue - Steel Bird Music
Woody Shaw/Louis Hayes
The Tour, Volume One - Highnote

September 2016
Barbara Dane
Throw It Away - Dreadnaught Music
Nora McCarthy
Blessings - RedZen
Alexa Fila/Sal Mosca
A World Of Art - Zinnia
Diane Witherspoon
Live - LIfeforce Jazz
Jeri Southern
Blue Note, Chicago, March 1956 - Uptown
Carol Sloane
Sophisticated Lady - Progressive
Count Basie and Lester Young
Classic 1936-1947 Studio Sessions - Mosaic
Sonny Rollins Trio
Live In Europe 1959 - Essential Jazz Classics
Winston Byrd
Once Upon A Time Called...Right Now - Ropeadope
eremy Monteiro & Alberto Marsico
Jazz-Blues Brothers (Verve)
eremy Monteiro
Brazilian Dreams - Jzznote
Russ Miller Jazz Orchestra
You And The Night And The Music - Self-Released

August 2016
Lennie Tristano
Chicago, April 1951 - Uptown
Professor Longhair
Live In Chicago - Orleans
Bobby Darin
Four Classic Albums - Avid
Acme Jazz Garage
Acme Jazz Garage - Solar Grooves
Dyan Kane
Dyatribe - Interplay
Dollar Brand
Plays Sphere Jazz - Phono
Andy Schumm/Enrico Tomasso
When Louis Met Bix - Lake
Cuong Vu Trio
Meets Pat Metheny - Nonesuch
Quincy Jones Orchestra
Live In Ludwigshafen 1961 - Jazz Haus
Peter Zak
Standards - Steeplechase
Jane Ira Bloom
Early Americans - Outline
Rent Romus' Life's Blood Ensemble
Rising Colossus - Edgetone
CD Reviews
Jazz Around Town
March 2017
Manhattan Transfer Meets Take Six
Kurt Elling Meets Branford Marsalis
Tom Lord s Jazz Discography
The Ghetto Swinger
Cynthia Sayer's You re In The Band

February 2017
Nutty at the E-Spot
Harold Mabern & Pharoah Sanders
Bill Cunliffe Big Band
Mosaic's Savoy Bebop Box Set
A Book on Jazz Producers

January 2017
Answers to Jazz Trivia Questions
Top Jazz Recordings Of 2016
Ron Carter Trio
Tammy McCann
Marissa Gomez
Jim Marshall's Jazz Festival
3 Releases from the Nederlands Jazz Archief

December 2016
10 Jazz Trivia Questions
Mike Price
Jeffrey Gimble
A Few New Xmas Jazz Recordings

November 2016
Introducing CHOPS
Phil Norman Tentet
Joeless Shoe
Chick Corea's Elektric Band
Polly Gibbons
Kat Parra
Maryanne Reall

October 2016
The 2016 Monterey Jazz Festival

September 2016
50 Years Of Jeff Beck
Buddy Guy
Tribute To Ray Charles
Christian McBride
4 Jazz Books:
Ted Williams Photos
Kid Ory
Charles Lloyd
The New Orleans Jazz Scene Today

August 2016
A Tribute to the Great Terry Gibbs
Harold Mabern and Pharoah Sanders
Dale Head
Janis Mann
Freda Payne