Yearly Archives: 2023

Jeff Sanford’s Cartoon Jazz Orchestra

Jeff Sanford's Cartoon Jazz Orchestra - Playland At the Beach Cartoons are a joyful, essential part of the American experience. From the beloved Saturday antics of Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, in the ‘40s and ‘50s to today’s inspired anime’, they express wild swings of energy and [...]

Jeff Sanford’s Cartoon Jazz Orchestra2023-11-07T20:16:17+00:00

Marcel Smith

Marcel Smith - From My SoulWhenever soul dynamo Marcel Smith begins to sing, he commands the attention of anyone within earshot. There’s an obviously deep musical talent at work, but there is more importantly an authenticity and sincerity that captures people’s minds. That has never been more evident than [...]

Marcel Smith2023-11-04T22:34:27+00:00

Bobby Vega

Bobby Vega - What Cha Got Bobby Vega was in the right place, the Bay Area, at the right time; his first major project was recording with Sly Stone in 1975.  He ended up playing with almost all of the great musicians in his home town.  As [...]

Bobby Vega2023-10-27T03:36:59+00:00

Candice Ivory

When the Levee Breaks: The Music of Memphis Minnie Candice Ivory, Queen of Avant Soul, Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Passing of Memphis Minnie with New Album Produced by Charlie Hunter on Little Village Foundation After releasing three critically-acclaimed albums of original, jazz-fueled songs, Candice Ivory reveals a [...]

Candice Ivory2023-10-07T06:24:33+00:00

The Sampaguitas

The Sampaguitas Bring You Flowers The Sampaguita is the national flower of The Phillippines and thus a fitting name for a remarkable trio of Filipina singers, Aireene Espiritu, Jenevieve Francisco, and Cristina Ibarra. They met in San Francisco and connected over their shared ancestry and love of [...]

The Sampaguitas2023-10-17T15:54:20+00:00

Skip the Needle

Skip the Needle - Octavia of Earth, Volume Two Inspired by the Life of Octavia E. Butler Skip the Needle is thrilled to be releasing 6 original tracks for Octavia of Earth, Volume 2. Octavia of Earth is a docu-musical inspired by the life of black feminist icon Octavia [...]

Skip the Needle2023-10-07T06:04:25+00:00

Alabama Mike

Alabama Mike - Stuff I've Been Through Alabama Mike Tells His Truth On Stuff I’ve Been Through Anyone listening to Alabama Mike has a simple choice:  Brace yourself for some raw and sometimes uncomfortable truth, or run the other way. His new album, Stuff I’ve Been Through, is loaded [...]

Alabama Mike2023-05-15T17:15:45+00:00

Nic Clark

Nic Clark - Everybody's Buddy Mexican-American Musician Nic Clark Releases Sophomore Studio Album, Produced By Charlie Hunter Little Village Releases Nic Clark’s New Record, A Genuine, Heartfelt Musician Putting the Everyday Generation Z Experience on an Album for the Ages If you’re ever in need of a friend, simply [...]

Nic Clark2023-06-30T17:10:33+00:00