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Ronald Jackson

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This album should have come with a warning: Contains high octane energy & unbridled funk. Contents may be prone to ignite upon removing CD wrapper! Stuart Wade an…
Here’s a really traveling album, literally. The theme is eloquently woven into the fabric of the entire album. Each tune is about a move through or to some area in sunny…
Joe Zawinul, the keyboardist/composer and founder of the fusion supergroup, Weather Report, revisits some of the group’s great hits in a 15-piece big-band setting and do…
Smooth, seasoned, suave, and eNORMously talented, Norman Brown brings us yet another finely crafted gem in Stay With Me. Armed with his trusted Ibanez, a guitar I…
One of the true masters of the very melodic "sweet sax" now personifies his romanticism by showcasing four lovely female vocalists on this latest smooth showing of his g…
This album is self-expression, self-defining, and often self-indulgent all in the same breath. David Zoffer’s Release is an uncharted map of creative juices. It…
There are standout artists who’ve prevailed over the years not just because of the novelty of their instruments as used in the contemporary or smooth jazz genre, but als…
Well, well, well. Talk about a voice for ailing ears! This darling of the 70s hasn’t skipped a beat in the years since her last mainstream R&B recording (it’s been, what…
Narada Jazz has such an abundance of mega-talent that I often wonder what attractant they use (besides money, of course) in their record deals and contracts. I can think…
A native of the same country as the beloved Keiko Matsui, Hiromi has a style that’s quite different from that of the smooth jazz virtuoso, somewhat severe in its rock co…