May 2009

June 9, 2009

April 7

Charlie Apicella Iron City Put the Flavor on It [Carlo Music Records]

The Crimson Jazz Trio King Crimson Songbook, Vol. 2 [Inner Knot]

Herb Ellis Herb Ellis Meets Jimmy Giuffre [Lonehill]

Jake Hertzog Chromatosphere [That’s Out Records]

Eyran Katsenelenbogen 88 Fingers [Eyran Records]

Miles Okazaki Generations [Sunnyside]

Meryl Romer So Sure Lady [Pearl Music]

Michael Stephans Dave Liebman Nomads [ITM Records]

Bill Wimmer Project Omaha [Wim Jazz]

April 14

The Bob Albanese Trio with Ira Sullivan One Way / Detour [Zoho Music]

Art Blakey Soul Finger [Verve]

Theo Bleckmann Refuge Trio [Winter Winter]

Lars Danielsson Tarantella [Act Music + Vision]

Terry Gibbs Swing Is Here [Verve]

Chico Hamilton Twelve Tons of Love [Joyous Shout]

Freddie Hubbard The Artistry of Freddie Hubbard [GRP]

Jay Jay Johnson Self-Portrait [EMD]

Hank Jones Frank Wess Hank and Frank II [Lineage Records]

Archie Shepp Steam [Enja]

Phil Woods The Children’s Suite [Jazz Media]

April 21

Rob Burger City of Strangers [Tzadik]

Marilyn Crispell Collaborations [Leo]

Grant Geissman Cool Man Cool [Futurism]

Jackiem Joyner Lil’ Man Soul [Artistry]

King Mutt His Tennessee Thumpers Good Time Mamma [Frog UK]

Jake Langley Diggin’ In [Alma UK]

Sam Levine Dixieland Jazz [CMD/Green Hill]

Thomas Marriott Flexicon [Origin]

April 28

Chick Corea Five Peace Band [Concord]

Steve Elson Mott and Broome [Lips and Fingers Music]

Melody Gardot My One and Only Thrill [Verve]

Jacques Loussier Jacques Loussier Plays Bach [Telarc]

Marion Meadows Secrets [Heads Up]

Melissa Morgan Until I Met You [Telarc]

Kermit Ruffins Livin’ a Treme Life [Basin Street]

Jay Soto Mesmerized [Nu Groove]

Spyro Gyra Down the Wire [Heads Up]

U-Man Unanimity [Trippin N’ Rhythm]

May 5

Jim Beard Revolutions [Sunnyside]

Bipolar Euphrates, Me Jane Street [Two Minds Music]

Cyminology As Ney [ECM]

Melani Dahan La Princesse et Les Croque-Notes [Sunnyside]

Hustlers Brass Band Second Line Soul [Mardi Gras]

Led Bib Sensible Shoes [Cuneiform]

Jentsch Group Large Cycles Suite [Fleur De Son]

Joe Lovano Folk Art [Blue Note]

Sylvain Luc Summertime [Dreyfus]

Pat Metheny One Quiet Night [Nonesuch]

David “Fathead” Newman The Blessing [Highnote]

Enrico Pieranunzi Enrico Pieranunzi Plays Domenico Scarlatti [Camjazz]

Positive Catastrophe Garabatos, Vol. 1 [Cuneiform]

Tiempo Libre Bach In Havana [Sony]

May 12

Lynne Arriale Nuance [Motema Music]

Rob Van Bavel Et Blanc et Noir 11 [Daybreak]

Shelly Berg The Nearness of You [Arbors]

Stanley Clarke Trio Jazz In the Garden [Heads Up]

Mike Clinco Neon [Whaling City]

Candy Dulfer Funked Up [Heads Up]

Eastern Rebellion Mosaic [Nimbus]

Fully Celebrated Orchestra Drunk on the Blood of the Holy Ones [Aum Fidelity]

Koj Piffkaneiro [Between the Lines]

Davy Mooney Last Train Home [Challenge]

Ernst Reijseger Tell Me Everything [Winter Winter]

Bobby Sanabria Kenya Revisited [Jazzheads]

Christoph Spendel Summer Notice [Enja]

Stebmo Stebmo [Invada]

May 19

Scotty Barnhardt Say It Plain [Unity Music]

Terri Lyne Carrington More to Say…Real Life Story [Koch]

Ham Carson Echoes of New Orleans [Arcola]

Nicola Conti Rituals [Emarcy]

Jack DeJohnette Music We Are [Kindred Rhythm]

Fred Forney Chasing Horizons [Oa2]

Marcus Johnson Poetically Justified [Three Keys]

Portland Jazz Orchestra Good Morning, Geek [CDBaby]

Frank Potenza Old, New, Borrowed and Blue [Capri]

Kendrick Scott

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