Today’s episode of The Jazz Hole Live with Linus features a live set from New York City’s famous Smalls Jazz Club. The Melissa Aldana Quintet performed there on December 14th 2016. Tenor saxophonist and composer Melissa Aldana was joined by trumpet player Philip Dizack (whose composition “Morning” is part of this set), pianist Glenn Zaleski, bassist Pablo Menares (whose composition “En Otro Lugar” is part of this set) and drummer Kendrick Scott. Check out Melissa Aldana’s latest album Back Home and check out her upcoming tour dates on www.melissaaldana.com.
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Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch
Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen