He won’t have to ask you twice… once you hear the rhythms you’ll be on your feet. “Get Up And Dance,” the brand new single from two-time Emmy Award winning violinist, philanthropist and musical innovator, Damien Escobar, is helping to shape the future of instrumental music, with sweet, irresistible playing and compelling production that fuses influences from world, hip pop, jazz and more. Dame Esco, as his friends and fans know him, was just 10 years old when he became the youngest student accepted into Julliard. After launching the renowned, ground breaking duo, Nuttin’ But Stringz with his brother Tourie, Escobar has recently gone solo. Still in his twenties, he’s well on his way... with nonstop, headlining performances, 200k downloads and more than a half a million social media followers, the man is boundless!
JAREZ Sexy Saxy Vol. 2 J Star Entertainment LLC
Since breaking through in 2013 with his solo debut ON TOP OF THE WORLD, L.A. based saxophonist Jarez has been a non-stop hit machine. He’s been at forefront of an exciting revitalization on the contemporary jazz scene with his explosive blend of soulful jazz and hip-hop. The innovative saxman, who has recorded and toured with music icon Coolio for years, fashions his cool, fashionable and relaxed new EP SEXY SAXY Vol. 2 as a sequel to 2015’s Vol. 1. Jarez sets the funk aside for a set of silky and sensual romantic mood setting originals – including one featuring guitarist Dirk K and a “chilled version” of his hit single “In Too Deep.” Turn the lights down low and embrace the vibe of SEXY SAXY!
THASAINT Touch Style Setters Entertainment
A fresh mix of compelling funk grooves, dreamy soundscapes, retro sounds and bright keyboard melodies define Thasaint’s new album TOUCH, and while it fits perfectly into the Smooth Jazz realm, the veteran award-winning musician, composer and producer cares less about labels and more about making people feel. Covering a wide range of emotions, the album finds him back in tune musically after many personal losses, including the passing of some of his greatest musical influences. Every song on this incredible set will TOUCH you deeply.
The release of multi-talented, award winning Hungarian saxophonist Zolbert’s latest hard grooving, intensely expressive album INSIDE OUT is the culmination of a career roll he’s been on since putting together a tribute band to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the passing of his musical hero Grover Washington, Jr. in 2009. Balancing in your face funk with sultry, easy flowing romance, his colorful vibe draws on the silkiness of Grover, the deep urban cool of Gerald Albright and Everette Harp and the infectious pop of Dave Koz. Zolbert’s turning smooth jazz INSIDE OUT!