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Fraser Anderson "Little Glass Box"

Posted January 29, 2015

The reviews for Scottish artist Fraser Anderson’s album “Little Glass Box” in Germany are very enthusiastic, from pop and general press to jazz magazines. In France, Fraser will be in concert at the well known Sunset club for two evenings, 27th and 28th February.


Chocs Jazz Magazine 2014

Posted January 29, 2015

The 26 journalists of the biggest specialized monthly “Jazz Magazine”, in their review of the 2014 releases, grant “chocs” of the year to pianist Paul Bley ECM release “Play Blue”, but also to the French trumpet player and composer Airelle Besson (CD “Prélude” with Nelson Veras, Naïve), brass player and multi-instrumentalist Sylvain ... more


Airelle Besson - Prix Django Reinhardt 2014

Posted January 20, 2015

Trumpet player Airelle Besson is the latest recipient of the great award of French musician of the year (Django Reinhardt) attributed by the Académie du Jazz, composed of sixty jazz professionals (media, musicians, organisers etc.) for her album “Prelude” recorded with Brasilian guitarist Nelson Veras, as well as for her concerts and musical c... more


Arto Lindsay + Jun Miyake on Mezzo TV

Posted January 19, 2015

Mezzo TV, a worldwide tv channel, will present, on March 5, a show with concerts by Arto Lindsay, Japanese composer/producer and creator Jun Miyake and Cuban pianist Carlos Maza & Familia with cellist Vincent Segal. The evening is dedicated to Remy Kolpa Kopoul, a big personality in the French music scene for many years now; a journalist, dj... more


Jun Miyake - news

Posted November 26, 2014

Apart from getting some great reviews for his most recent release, Jun Miyake is making his way in the French music scene with the film music for a very French style movie called “Tiens-toi droite” (“Keep straight”) launched here. His LILIES OF THE VALLEY, originally one of German choreographer Pina Bausch’s music choices, has once again been u... more


Airelle Besson and Nelson Veras @ Café de la Danse, november 7th

Posted November 05, 2014

A very musical, very laid back duo recording by the lady composer and trumpet player Airelle Besson and her musical partner, the Brasilian guitarist Nelson Veras, for the Naïve Jazz release Prélude of October, 2014 is getting amazing reactions from the media here. Virtually all relevant French press, specialized and general, Parisian and local d... more


November celebrations

Posted October 31, 2014

November celebrations all round for some brilliant reviews of Sylvain Rifflet’s Moondog project in the most read weekly (in terms of jazz reviews), Télérama, and for the “Choc” reviews of the major French jazz monthly, Jazz Magazine/JazzMan, for two other outstanding French releases: the duo of lady trumpet player and composer Airelle Besson wit... more


Dave Liebman/Jean-Marie Machado - Media Luz

Posted October 27, 2014

Composer/Saxophone player Dave Liebman has been invited for a collaboration by the French composer and pianist Jean-Marie Machado, for the third time on record : the resulting Media Luz, a subtle and original work, will be on release on November 18 on the French label La Buissonne and will be presented in concert in Paris on May 5, 2015. more


Popa Chubby "I'm Feeling Lucky"

Posted September 25, 2014

Blues Rock’s hardest working man Popa Chubby is set to unleash a ten track CD this October.(Bluesmagazine, Netherlands). His new CD “I’m feeling lucky” will be released by Dixiefrog Records, France, on October 7. Special guests include Dave Keyes, Dana Fuchs and Mike Zito. Popa Chubby will celebrate his 25 years of carreer this year ; the great... more


Kenny Wheeler

Posted September 19, 2014

The great Canadian, UK based composer and musician Kenny Wheeler has left us yesterday, September 18.