DAD: discover the debut album Vitro from the amazing alternative band from Paris.
GRAND PIANORAMAX IS BACK!
After spending the past four years touring the entire northern hemisphere, the captivating trio is finally back! Check out this live session of the title track from their fourth studio album.
GRETCHEN PARLATO releases her first live album!
Gretchen Parlato releases her first live album "Live In NYC" as a special package CD + DVD with footage from Rockwood Music Hall where the recording took place. "I've always wanted to capture and share the magical energy, connection, and interaction of a live performance. singing with Taylor Eigsti, Alan Hampton, Burniss Earl Travis, Mark Guiliana, and Kendrick Scott has uplifted and inspired me, each of them supporting and challenging me as a singer."
NEW LABEL AND WEBSITE !
Welcome to ObliqSound! Please check out our new label, Creek Valley Records, dedicated to singer-songwriters and folk-rock. Here you'll find the latest releases by John River Shannon, John Shannon & Wings Of Sound and Sasha Dobson.
SENSATION MUSIC VIDEO
Watch DAD's provocative music video that premiered on the Independent Film Channel.
Gretchen Parlato releases her first live album on CD and DVD in one package featuring Taylor Eigsti, Alan Hampton, Burniss Earl Travis, Mark Guiliana, and Kendrick Scott. Available also as audio+video bundle on iTunes.
Fourth album by poet Black Cracker (vocals), Leo Tardin (piano/keyboards) and Dom Burkhalter (drums). The band has been performing from Mumbai to Istanbul, Prague to London, Berlin to Lisbon, from Montreux Jazz Festival to SXSW.
"Often praised for her subtlety, Gretchen Parlato is a singer-arranger of consummate control and slow-burning intensity. The L.A. native lives at the crossroads of sensuous and spiritual, singing from deep within hypnotic grooves with enormous rhythmic sophistication."
"Her remarkable style is evident...As you can see on the accompanying DVD, Parlato closes her eyes and moves her head in an impassioned, trancelike rhythm as she sings, often sounding more like a talking drum or horn than a singer."
GRETCHEN PARLATO "Live in NYC" (ObliqSound) www.santafenewmexican.com It’s been almost 10 years since vocalist Gretchen Parlato won the annual Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocals Competition, moved to New York City, and began collaborating with the likes of Terence Blanchard, Terri Lyne Carrington, and Kenny Barron.
Gretchen Parlato: Live in NYC | The Times www.thetimes.co.uk ★★★★☆Female singer plus backing trio can be one of jazz’s most conservative units, politely riffling through the standards. Without chucking away the rule book, Parlato and her hip New York sidemen adventurously redefine what small-group jazz can sound like. The material is from recent studio albums...
GRAND PIANORAMAX Led by keyboard visionary Leo Tardin, Grand Pianoramax is an all-live trio blending logic-defying vocals of intense poetic immediacy, fiery analog synth, classy piano and razor-sharp drumming. Comprised of poet wizard/producer maverick Black Cracker on vocals, Tardin on piano and keyboards and drum...
Lambkini Live Sasha Dobson www.lambkini.com Lambkini LIVEwith Sasha DobsonLive recording produced by Joel Hamilton Recording Engineers: Francisco Botero and Matt Labozza for Studio G Brooklyn Assistant Engineers: Jack Counce and Alexis BerthelotCameras: Jason Brownrigg, Emily Cameron, Ron Harrell, Rachael Counce & Juliet JaniszewskiShare on F...
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Watch the beautiful new video for "Always" by John Shannon -- a song off his 'Time Was A Lie' album...
Guided By An Aquarius: Exclusive Interview With Sasha Dobson jazzfest.sanjosejazz.org “Music is the way for me to stay connected to where I was raised. It seems to be the best way to exist, even though it’s not easy.”How does one re-define their musical voice? Given her recent shift from jazz singer to singer/songwriter, along with the distinguished musical lineage from which she ste...
"Sensuality aside, what I appreciate most about Sasha Dobson is that her music feels genuine. When I listen to Aquarius, I hear a person finding herself and becoming who she wants to be. With her natural talent, commitment to her art and fundamental sincerity, I look forward to following her on her musical journey as it unfolds over the coming years."
Music Review: Aquarius by Sasha Dobson altrockchick.com In all the excitement surrounding the move to France, I forgot, ignored or blocked from my mind the fact that my carefully crafted relocation plan meant that I'd be stuck in Paris during the summer...
Download: Sasha Dobson "Full Moon" www.emusic.com Like her longtime friend/collaborator Norah Jones, Sasha Dobson got her start toeing the line between jazz and pop, only to shift her sound ever so slightly at every turn after delivering her debut album, Modern Romance. Aquarius is her latest full-length with the bittersweet subtleties of a faded p...
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We are THRILLED to announce that Sasha Dobson's INCREDIBLE new album AQUARIUS is in stores and online today! Get it here at iTunes with bonus track and digital booklet!