LA Jazz Scene

January 2018
Martial Solal
Solo Piano Vol. 1 - Fresh Sound
Jacques Lesure
For The Love Of You - WJ3
Duke Robillard
And His Dames Of Rhythm - M.C. Records
P.J. Perry Quartet
Alto Gusto - Cellar Live
Ori Dagan
Nathaniel: A Tribute To Nat King Cole - Scat Cat
Lucky Peterson
Tribute To Jimmy Smith - Jazz Village
Julian Costello Quartet
Transitions - 33 Jazz
Cosmic Dust
The Dust Also Rises - Self-Released
George Webb's Dixielanders
1945-1947 - Lake
Kevin Mahogany
The Vienna Affair - Cracked An Egg
Petra van Nuis & Andy Brown
Lessons Lyrical - String Damper Records
Ornette Coleman
Ornette At 12/Crisis - Real Gone Music
Tony Adamo
The New York Crew - Self-Released

December 2017
Shorty Rogers
Early Skylark and Tampa EPs - V.S.O.P.
Stephan Oberhoff
Applauding The Sunset - Self-Released
Hilary Gardner/Ehud Asherie
The Late Set - Anzic
Jason Stein
Lucille - Delmark
Howlin' Wolf
The Complete RPM & Chess Singles - Acrobat
Randy Porter
Plays Cole Porter - Heavywood Music
Bob Lark - Phil Woods Quintet
Thick As Thieves - Jazzed Media
Vijay Iyer Sextet
Far From Over - ECM
Corina Bartra
Takunde - Blue Spiral
Rez Abbasi
Unfiltered Universe - Whirlwind
Bill Charlap Trio
Uptown, Downtown - Impulse
Humphrey Lyttelton
Dusting Off The Archives - Lake
Lowell Fulson
Classic Cuts 1946-1953 - JSP

November 2017
Richie Cole
Latin Lover - Richie Cole Presents
Benny Green
Happiness - Sunnyside
Kelly Green
Life Rearranged - Self-Released
Eric Hofbauer Quintet
Reminiscing In Tempo - Creative Nation Music
Neil Maxa
Voila - Self-Released
Destiny - Self-Released
Lauren Kinhan
A Sleepin Bee - Dotted i
Teri Roiger
Ghost Of Yesterday- Dot Time
The Street Of Dreams Trio
Celebrating Larry Young - Cojazz
Various Artists
Innerpeace - We Want Sounds
Kenny Wright Experience
Jazz Expression - Self-Released
Robyn Spangler
Something Cool - The Billy Barnes Sessions - Other Productions

October 2017
Eddie Palmieri
Sabiduria - Ropeadope
Echoes Of Swing
A Tribute To Bix Beiderbecke - ACT
Laughing At Life - Anzic
Sam Most
Four Classic Albums - Avid
Paul McCandless
Morning Sun (Adventures With Oboe) - Living Music
Acker Bilk
Vintage Acker Bilk - Lake
Danny Stiles 5
In Tandem - Progressive
Jay Hoggard
Harlem Hieroglyphs - JHVM
Josh Nelson
The Sky Remains - Origin
Daddy Says So - Groove Note
Hollywood Blues
Classic West Coast Blues 1948-1953 - JSP
Various Artists
The Passion Of Charlie Parker - Impulse!

September 2017
Diana Krall
Turn Up The Quiet - Verve
The Dave Pell Octet
Plays Berlin, Rodgers & Hart, Burke & Van Heusen - Fresh Sound
Wynton Kelly Trio and Wes Montgomery
Smokin  In Seattle - Resonance
Richie Beirach & Gregor Huebner
Live At Birdland New York - ACT
Art Pepper & Warne Marsh
Unreleased Art: Volume 9 - Widow's Taste
Tyler Pedersen
Swingin'  In Space - Self-Released
Katie Thiroux
Off Beat - Capri
Danny Long
Scottsdale Desert Nights - Self-Released
Denys Baptiste
The Late Trane - Edition
Erica Papillion-Posey
From The Deep - EPPO
Steve Wilson
Sit Back, Relax & Unwind - J.M.I.
Mamiko Watanabe Trio
Flying Without Wings - Self-Released
Oscar Pettiford
Nonet/Big Band/Sextet 1955-1958 - Uptown

August 2017
Dizzy Gillespie
Concert Of The Century - Justin Time
Thelonious Monk
Les Liaisons Dangereuses 1960 - Sam Records
Larry Coryell's 11th House
Seven Secrets - Savoy
Alex Weitz
Luma - Self-Released
Richie Cole
The Many Minds Of Richie Cole - Mark Perna Music
Jimmy Witherspoon
Urban Blues Singing Legend - JSP
Standards Return - Self-Released
Lee Konitz
In Europe '56 - Fresh Sound
Bianca Rossini
Vento do Norte - Apaixonada Music/BDM Records
Chris Potter
The Dreamer Is The Dream - ECM
Marsha Bartenetti
Feels LIke Love - Disk Eyes Productions
Ulf & Eric Wakenius
Father And Son - ACT
Eddie  Cleanhead" Vinson
Honk For Texas - JSP

July 2017
Richard Dowling
The Complete Piano Works Of Scott Joplin - Rivermont
Terry Gibbs
92 Years Young: Jammin' At The Gibbs House - Whaling City
Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell
Vol. 1 1928-1934 - JSP
Vol. 2 1934-1941 - JSP
Ted Brown
Live At Trumpets - Cadence
Heads Of State
Four In One - Smoke Sessions
Cameron Graves
Planetary Prince - Mack Avenue
Jazzmeia Horn
A Social Call - Prestige
Veronica Swift
Lonely Woman - Hodstef Music
Tina Raymond
Left Right Left - Orenda
Fabio Giachino
North Clouds - Tosky
Steve Carr & Alan Oldfield
The Day The Funk Man Turned Green - Self-Released
Shea Welsh
Arrival - Blujazz
Albert Mangelsdorff
And His Friends - MPS

June 2017
Tomasz Stanko
December Avenue - ECM
Sylvia Brooks
The Arrangement - Self-Released
Rebecca Hardiman
Honoring Ella - Self-Released
Kenny Dorham
1962 & 1966 - Uptown
Hod O'Brien/Sal Nistico
Live From The Netherlands - HodStef
Joe Harriott
Helter Skelter - Acrobat
Mark Winkler
The Company I Keep - Cafe Pacific
Cathy Segal-Garcia
In2uition - Dash Hoffman Records
Idrees Sulieman
The 4 American Jazz Men In Tangier - Sunnyside
Albert Ayler
Copenhagen Live 1964 - Hat Art
Larry Coryell
Heavy Feel - Wide Hive
Regina Carter
Ella: Accentuate The Positive - Okeh
CD Reviews
Jazz Around Town

January 2018
Kevin Mahogany and Barbara Morrison
Dan Levinson
Anat Cohen
Jeremy Pelt
The Savory Collection - Parts Three and Four

December 2017
The 50 Top Jazz Recordings Of 2017
Jason Moran Plays Monk
Mon David Sings Mark Murphy
The Debut Of The Triad Sessions
American Jazz From the Dutch Jazz Archive

November 2017
Randy Weston
Barbara Dane
Angel City Jazz 2017
Benny Green
Tribute To Lalo Schifrin
Leslie Bee

October 2017
The 2017 Monterey Jazz Festival

September 2017
Diana Krall at the Hollywood Bowl
A Tribute To Ella and Dizzy
Harold Mabern
Jazz in Toledo

August 2017
Buster Williams Turns 75
Paulinho Garcia
An L.A. Jam Session
Bambi And Beyond
The First Recorded Sounds In History
Jazz Books on Charlie Haden, Hod O'Brien, Jazz
Images and Strange Fruit

July 2017
The 2017 Playboy Jazz Festival

June 2017
Sondheim and Jazz Concert
Bob Porter's Soul Jazz
San Francisco Jazz
John Von Ohlen's Its Gotta Swing
Five Lps - From Tubby Hayes to Paul Butterfield