New Video From Gregory Porter – Illusion Written on October 29, 2010, by .
Gregory Porter, nominated for 2 SoulTracks awards (Best Indie Album and Best Male vocalist), has been receiving great praise for his accomplished debut album “Water”: “Porter’s conviction and traditionalism cuts a retro figure, but also delivers another refreshing, contemporary male jazz voice worth savoring. (4 out of 5 stars)” — L Michael Gipson, Creative Loafing [...]
Jazz, World & Indian Music – Sameer Gupta – Namaskar Written on October 19, 2010, by .
“…an eclectic and original mix of raga-influenced music with electronica, Bollywood mixology and neobop swing…” -INDIA POST “Not since Zakir Hussain’s stint in Oregon has a percussionist sounded as commanding in both Indian classical tabla styles and straight-ahead swing drumming as Sameer Gupta does in his inventive quintet, Namaskar, in which he’s joined by sitar player [...]