Glenn Holmes

Glenn Holmes

The new release from contemporary jazz pianist and five-time Grammy nominee David Benoit, Heroes hit stores this week on Peak Records (Concord Music Group). Heroes, is an 11-track tribute to David Benoit's life-long musical influences from a wide and unexpected variety of artists, including tracks such as Jazz piano legend Dave Grusin's "Mountain Dance" (streaming link below) and even The Doors' classic "Light My Fire". "The process of choosing the songs, arranging them and recording the music o
The Anthology is the new career retrospective release from legendary Jazz fusion band Return To Forever. The 2-CD set hits stores this week on Concord Records. The Anthology features 20 tracks that propelled the band (Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke, Al Di Meola & Lenny White) into history and made them a titanic influence on an entire generation of players. The 2-CD set includes remixed and remastered tunes from their classic 1970's albums; Hymn of the Seventh Galaxy (1973), Where Have I Known
Boney James & American Idol's Syesha Mercado Release Exclusive Internet Only Single 'Gonna Get It'. Urban Jazz Icon and American Idol's Last Woman Standing Release iTunes Exclusive on May 12, 2008 Los Angeles, CA- On May 12th two-time Grammy Award nominee Boney James and current American Idol Top 3 finalist Syesha Mercado join forces to release the soulful uptempo groover "Gonna Get It" exclusively on iTunes. Written by James and critically acclaimed R&B singer-songwriter Rahsaan Patters
The new album from tenor sax legend and Concord Jazz veteran Scott Hamilton is available now (CD & Digital). Released this week on Concord Jazz , Scott Hamilton & Friends - 'Across The Tracks' consists of 9 tracks featuring some of the best musicians accompanying Hamilton including Grammy nominee Duke Robillard (guitar), Gene Ludwig (organ), Chuck Riggs (drums), and Doug James (baritone saxophone). Produced by Bob Porter, Across the Tracks was recorded, mixed, and mastered at the famed N
Critically acclaimed and Grammy nominated Jazz vocalist Karrin Allyson returns with Imagina: Songs of Brasil. The new album hits tores this week (March 25) on Concord Jazz and is Allyson’s 11th release for the label. While Karrin has included Brazilian music on her albums and in her live shows throughout her career, the release of 'Imagina: Songs of Brasil' is the first time she has devoted an entire album to the music of Brazil. Produced by Karrin and Nick Phillips, Imagina is a beautiful colle
The new full length album from Los Angeles based contemporary Jazz sax veteran Eric Marienthal titled 'Just Around The Corner' is available in stores & online NOW. Released this week (10.16) on Peak Records (Concord Music Group),'Just Around The Corner' showcases Marienthal's passion, versatility and brilliance as one of the leading contemporary Jazz musicians, with 10 fresh, pop-influenced instrumental contemporary jazz tracks. "Just Around The Corner is a melody-driven, straightforward pop
Blues veteran and virtuoso guitarist Robben Ford returns with 'Truth' out now on Concord Records. Widely recognized by peers and critics alike for his mastery of the guitar. Robben's impressive rsum includes performances with such heavyweights as Jimmy Witherspoon, Joni Mitchell, George Harrison and Miles Davis. Ford was named one of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of the 20th Century" by Musician magazine. His latest Concord Records release, Truth, presents blues as they are today: in a powerful s
Charlie Hunter's new album and first release on Fantasy Records (Concord Music Group), 'Mistico' is a stunning combination of jazz, rock, fusion and signature Charlie Hunter guitar work, which defies easy categorization. 'Mistico' is Hunter's first release for 2 years and is being hailed as his most ambitious release yet, while retaining his signature sound. Charlie Hunter Trio - 'Mistico' available in stores & online now.
On July 24th 2007, Peak Records will release 'Hi-Lo Split', the genre-spanning full length album from leading contemporary jazz guitarist Marc Antoine. A respected and admired classically trained French contemporary jazz guitarist, Marc Antoine's style transcends several genres including jazz, classical and urban. Hi-Lo Split, named after the poker game, is Antoine's eighth full-length release and first for Peak Records (Concord Music Group). Among the 11 songs on Hi-Lo Split is a cover of the C
This week sees the release of 4 very diverse new releases from Concord Music Group. In stores this week: From Concord Records: LOUDON WAINWRIGHT III - 'Strange Weirdos' "Music from and Inspired by The Film Knocked Up" Folk Singer/Songwriter Loudon Wainwright III Returns With 'Strange Weirdos Music From & Inspired By The Film Knocked Up'. This is not just the soundtrack to writer/director Judd Apatow's follow-up to the box-office smash The 40-Year-Old Virgin, it is the ''best Loudon Wainwrigh
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