New York All-Stars steal the day: "it took only a few bars for me to instantly know that this was going to be nigh unbeatable come December 31 and the CD of the Year listings.
‘Chet’s playing is fantastic, as he delivered lengthy, inventive, quite exquisite solos.’ - Matthew Ruddick
This hard-hitting quartet led by tenor saxophonist Eric Alexander and piano master Harold Mabern produce a full-throttle set of virtuosic mainstream jazz recorded live at London’s Pizza Express club in November 2017.
A major Spotify and Samsung partnership makes the streamer the prefered music partner across all of the company's consumer products. The South Korean tech giant manufacturers phones, tablets, computers, smart watches, speakers and other popular consumer electronics. Samsung is seen as Apple's top rival.
Apple Music’s got the iPhone and iOS. But now, Spotify’s got it’s own long-term relationship locked up.
Daniel Ek’s streaming company strikes a deal with Samsung, the world’s biggest smartphone maker.
Fast Company has published the first in depth interview with Daniel Ek in three years and the first behind the scenes look at the world's biggest streaming service since it went public. While there are no big reveals, it offers a well sourced portrait of a company deeply committed to and quite capable of truly transforming the music business.
Today the album is fast becoming a relic of the past and you need look no further than Drake’s Scorpion album as the perfect example.
"Every once in a while, and I mean every once in a while, the Jazz Gods presents the disciples with an apostle. First, there was Dorothy Ashby, then spiritualist Alice Coltrane, and now Brandee Younger from New York and Alina Bzhezhinska, currently residing in London UK."