Jazz Boulevard Podcast #611 2016.03.11

Includes new music from ECM (trumpeter Ralph Alessi), recent releases from Hidden Jazz Quartett, trumpet-duo Ray Vega & Thomas Marriott, big band music from Michael Waldrop, older tracks from Vince Guaraldi, and Art Blakey. Source: JazzBoulevard.ca

Playlist #610 2016.03.04

New & improved playlists now offer direct links to artist’s albums. Hear something you like on Jazz Boulevard, you’re one click away from getting the track or album on iTunes, and helping support jazz musicians to allow them to keep…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #610 2016.03.04

Includes new albums from Kansas City guitarist Matt Hopper, drummer Herlin Riley, Montreal’s Jacques Kuba Sequin, and recent releases from Jim Rotondi (tp), latin percussionist Michael Spiro, and the recent Grammy win for singer Cecile McLorin Salvant. Source: JazzBoulevard.ca

Playlist #609 2016.02.26

New & improved playlists now offer direct links to artist’s albums. Hear something you like on Jazz Boulevard, you’re one click away from getting the track or album on iTunes, and helping support jazz musicians to allow them to keep…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #609 2016.02.26

Includes new albums from the trumpet duo of Ray Vega & Thomas Marriot, Three’s Company (Javon Jackson, Ron Carter, Billy Drummond), trumpet Jim Rotondi, and alto Grace Kelly. Also recent albums from Dr. Lonnie Smith, Emilie-Claire Barlow, and the Grammy…

Playlist #608 2016.02.19

(A rebroadcast of our show #592 from last October) New & improved playlists now offer direct links to artist’s albums. Hear something you like on Jazz Boulevard, you’re one click away from getting the track or album on iTunes, and…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #608 2016.02.19

(A rebroadcast of our show #592 from last October) Includes a look at new albums out this week for Montrealers Jordan Officer, and Mismar (debut CD), recent releases from singers Emilie-Claire Barlow, and Hannah Burge, plus older tracks from Louis…

Playlist #607 2016.02.12

New & improved playlists now offer direct links to artist’s albums. Hear something you like on Jazz Boulevard, you’re one click away from getting the track or album on iTunes, and helping support jazz musicians to allow them to keep…

Jazz Boulevard Podcast #607 2016.02.12

Includes new projects from Montreal’s Brubeck en Tete, TO bassist Rich Brown (2016 Juno Nominee), and Gogo Penguin’s latest on Blue Note. Also recent releases and older tracks from Sinatra and Miles. Source: JazzBoulevard.ca

2016 Juno Nominees

2016 Jazz Boulevard juno nominees

This past week the Juno Nominees for the 2016 Juno awards were announced. The Jazz categories were changed 2 years ago to the present categories of: Vocal Jazz Album of the Year Jazz Album of the Year: Solo Jazz Album…