Tag: Harlem Jazz

Rajdulari’s “HoneyWine” Video More Than Sizzles

One quality I really love about Rajdulari is her comprehensive beauty – inside and out – she shatters perceptions, expectations – she boldly puts her true self out there and what results is mind expanding for anyone taking her in.

Live from Loews Presents: An Intimate Evening witih Rajdulari

Mark your calendars!  Monday, January 16th at 6 pm, Rajdulari returns to “Live from Loews” for a fantastic event.  She’ll be showcasing songs from her new release Honey Wine.  Audience members are invited to participate in a special videotaping segment

Nicholas Payton: Creator of BAM and the Savior of Archaic Pop

Nicholas Payton is, in his own words, leading a revolution in creative free thought.  Coming from a musical family (His father, the legendary Walter Payton who passed away in 2010; his mother, an accomplished vocalist and pianist), he’s a true

Update – Rajdulari’s “Honey Wine” Makes Amazon’s “Top 100 Neo Soul” Best Seller’s List

Our girl’s doin it!   This week, Rajdulari’s Honey Wine project reached #11 on Amazon’s “Top 100 Neo Soul” Best Seller’s list!  The album is receiving critical acclaim around the world.  Don’t sleep!  Catch her Christmas show at Billie’s Black December 17th. Congratulations

National Jazz Museum in Harlem December 2011 Schedule

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem (NJMH) is ending the year with a full schedule of events in December, including conversations with jazz artists such as Hal Galper and Steve Turre for Harlem Speaks, and live performances by emerging jazz

Rajdulari – You, Me, Us, We – Rising

If you were at Billie’s Black last Friday night, you might have enjoyed the most tempting HoneyWine cocktail designed specially for Rajdulari‘s CD release party for her new project of the same name, which was released on October 14th.  The

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem October Events Schedule

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem has posted its October events schedule, and we are happy to pass it along to the many Jazz lovers out there.  Many of the music events are FREE, and will take place at  The

Sonny Rollins Still Evolving at 81

Anyone who is a true master of anything understands that mastery is not an end, but rather a means to true enlightenment.  It must be embraced humbly and selflessly.  With it comes tremendous responsibility and dedication – sacrifice that is

Shrine is Lu Reid’s House for Sunday Jam

  We should be so lucky to live in a neighborhood with so many jazz stars.  You can walk by any venue on any day of the week and stumble in on some of the deepest jazz swinging on the

Gregory Porter’s “Way to Harlem”

  I for one am anxiously awaiting Harlem-based Motema Music artist Gregory Porter’s new joint to drop.  Last Thursday at Smoke Jazz & Supper Club he and his band offered a taste of what might appear on this new project.