Hot Wax: December 2017

November 30, 2017

New Jazz Releases: December 2017

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Hot Wax – August/September 2017

September 5, 2017

Jazz album reviews for August and September 2017.

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Hot Wax: Album Reviews – May 2017

May 1, 2017

Bill O’Connell Monk’s Cha Cha – Live at the Carnegie-Farian Room (Savant) Bill O’Connell – solo piano Pianist Bill O’Connell is something of a self-effacing jazz player – though he’s been active since the 1970s, he’s helmed only about a dozen albums since 1978. But O’Connell has kept very busy, accompanying Sonny Rollins and Chet […]

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Hot Wax – Album Reviews: March 2017

March 20, 2017

Album reviews of new jazz releases – March 2017.

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Hot Wax – April/May 2016

May 20, 2016

Jazz album reviews for April and May 2016.

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Hot Wax – Album Reviews: March 2016

April 8, 2016

Dave Douglas Quintet Brazen Heart (Greenleaf) Dave Douglas – trumpet Jon Irabagon – tenor saxophone Matt Mitchell – piano Linda Oh – acoustic bass Rudy Royston – drums The protean trumpeter Dave Douglas strikes again – yet another album of creative, immediate, and rousing post bop with a crack band of exemplary young–ish players. Douglas’ […]

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Hot Wax – January 2016

December 31, 2015

Jazz album reviews – January 2016.

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Hot Wax – Album Reviews: October 2015

October 27, 2015

Album reviews from new releases: October 2015.

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Hotwax – September 2015

September 1, 2015

Steve Torok: Eye To Eye (Key of Z Music) Steve Torok – tenor & alto sax Llew Matthews – Dan Siegel,       keyboards Reggie Hamilton – acoustic &       electric bass Carmen Grillo – electric guitar Allen Hinds – acoustic guitar Rayford Griffin – drums Yvette Cason – vocals Nelson Guzman – […]

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Hot Wax: Album Reviews – February 2015

February 5, 2015

Reviews of recent album releases – February 2015

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