This Week’s Top 10 Jazz Albums Selected By My Vinyl Peers On Instagram

As an avid vinyl collector I fluently use Instagram to showcase new albums and share music that I find on my vinyl excursions. However, since Instagram has began punishing us with violations for sharing music with others, I have decided … Continue reading This Week’s Top 10 Jazz Albums Selected By My Vinyl Peers On Instagram

Jazz Music News: Gregory Porter Introduces New Podcast Series, “The Hang”

Jazz singer Gregory Porter returns to his hosting duties after the success of “Gregory Porter’s Popular Voices” with his own podcast ‘The Hang’, airing on August 8. Over the course of 10 weeks, Gregory sits down with such distinguished names … Continue reading Jazz Music News: Gregory Porter Introduces New Podcast Series, “The Hang”

R&B Music News: Prince Estate to release three new titles on September 13

PRINCE’S ‘EMANCIPATION,’ ‘CHAOS AND DISORDER’ AND ‘VERSACE EXPERIENCE’ RETURN ON VINYL A trio of mid-’90s Prince projects – including his expansive first post-Warner Bros. album and a release that’s since been hailed as the costliest cassette in history – are set for vinyl re-issue. Emancipation, Chaos … Continue reading R&B Music News: Prince Estate to release three new titles on September 13

10 Quincy Jones Albums From The 50’s & 60’s That Are Great For Cocktail Hour.

10. The Birth Of A Band (1959) “The Birth Of A Band” was released in 1959 and includes by legendary musicians Zoot Sims, Clark Terry, Harry Edison, and Phil Woods. 9. Explores The Music Of Henry Mancini (1964) “Explores The Music Of Henry … Continue reading 10 Quincy Jones Albums From The 50’s & 60’s That Are Great For Cocktail Hour.

R&B Music News: Aretha Franklin Biopic Starring Jennifer Hudson Set For 2020 Release

The long-rumored Aretha Franklin biopic, Respect, is officially a go. According to Variety, the film will be released on August 14, 2020.  Though it was announced well before the singer’s death, MGM greenlit the film roughly a year ago, when the late Queen of Soul … Continue reading R&B Music News: Aretha Franklin Biopic Starring Jennifer Hudson Set For 2020 Release