Joshua Cavanagh-Brierley - Joy in Bewilderment (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/48]

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Joshua Cavanagh-Brierley - Joy in Bewilderment (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/48]

Joshua Cavanagh-Brierley - Joy in Bewilderment (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/48 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 56:05 minutes | 650 MB
Contemporary Jazz, Jazz Fusion | Label: Ununtu Music, Official Digital Download

This features an array of exceptional musicians who perform a broad series of jazz-related musical textures. The album stretches from solo piano and string quartet to 13-piece, three drummer ensembles, with special guests including Chris Potter and the Amika String Quartet, amongst others.

Dewa Budjana - Naurora (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

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Dewa Budjana - Naurora (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Dewa Budjana - Naurora (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 40:39 minutes | 887 MB
Jazz Rock, Ethnic Fusion | Label: MoonJune Records, Official Digital Download

Naurora is undoubtedly Dewa Budjana's most ambitious work yet. Progressive, fresh, engaging, technically brilliant. Budjana’s tunes consistently clasp his listeners in a drape of gorgeous melodies, showpiece guitar parts and astounding ensemble passages that have a spacious air. Naurora, has is an exhilarating mix of styles, it delivers a succession of memorable motifs. It melds East Asian music with progressive jazz fusion and some occasional elements of rock, but most of all it delivers an idiosyncratic sound that is instantaneously identifiable as Dewa Budjana’s own.

John McLaughlin - Liberation Time (2021) [Official Digital Download]

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John McLaughlin - Liberation Time (2021) [Official Digital Download]

John McLaughlin - Liberation Time (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 36:59 minutes | 417 MB
Jazz Fusion | Label: Abstract Logix Records, Official Digital Download

For more than five decades, John McLaughlin has deployed his peerless guitar technique, compositional gifts, and imagination in service of a deeply personal higher calling, forging a vast legacy unmatched in improvised music. Now as the world reels from the toll of the ongoing viral-induced global lockdown, McLaughlin reflects on both the perils and potential of this challenging moment with 'Liberation Time'.

I.T.R - Bass Life Goes On (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

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I.T.R - Bass Life Goes On (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

I.T.R - Bass Life Goes On (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96.0 kHz | Time - 39:56 | 828 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Front cover

The unit unit "IT Revolution" by technical bassist IKUO and TAKA (Takayuki Murata), which triggered The Choppers Revolution with the participation of CASIOPEA3rd bassist Yoshihiro Naruse, is the first original of ITR (name omitted from this work) celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The album work is finally here. This work will be released as the first artist from Mzes Records, which started the label as a leather cut. The guest musicians are the musicians who have supported I.T.R's activities so far, and the Dirty Loops super technical bassist "Henrik Linder", a technical and pop twin bass album with a newly written original song!

Bill Laswell, Hideo Yamaki & Ravi Coltrane - IZA (The Noguchi Museum) (Live) (2020) [Official Digital Download 24/48]

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Bill Laswell, Hideo Yamaki & Ravi Coltrane - IZA (The Noguchi Museum) (Live) (2020) [Official Digital Download 24/48]

Bill Laswell, Hideo Yamaki & Ravi Coltrane - IZA (The Noguchi Museum) (Live) (2020)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/48 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 38:04 minutes | 462 MB
Avant-Garde Jazz, Fusion, Jazz-Rock | Label: Bill Laswell, Official Digital Download

Recorded by Yoshihiko Akiyama at The Noguchi Museum, Long Island City, NY Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018 - Artists at Noguchi.

Jaga Jazzist - The Tower (2021) [Official Digital Download]

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Jaga Jazzist - The Tower (2021) [Official Digital Download]

Jaga Jazzist - The Tower (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 41:49 minutes | 462 MB
Contemporary Jazz, Nu Jazz, Fusion | Label: Brainfeeder, Official Digital Download

Jaga Jazzist (also known as Jaga) is a Norwegian experimental jazz band, that rose to prominence when the BBC named their second album, A Livingroom Hush (Smalltown Supersound/Ninja Tune), the best jazz album of 2002.

John Stein - Serendipity (2021) [Official Digital Download]

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John Stein - Serendipity (2021) [Official Digital Download]

John Stein - Serendipity (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 53:15 minutes | 572 MB
Jazz Fusion | Label: Whaling City Sound, Official Digital Download

Like many serious musicians, John Stein was trying to find a way to reach his audience following the Covid-19 breakout. He had just released Watershed, a career- defining recording to mark his planned retirement from Berklee College of Music, where he was an acclaimed educator.

Aaron Parks - Little Big II: Dreams of a Mechanical Man (2020) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

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Aaron Parks - Little Big II: Dreams of a Mechanical Man (2020) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Aaron Parks - Little Big II: Dreams of a Mechanical Man (2020)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 70:51 minutes | 1,35 GB
Contemporary Jazz, Fusion | Label: Ropeadope Records, Official Digital Download

The band’s new recording, Little Big II: Dreams of a Mechanical Man, communicates with a clarity and simplicity that belies its ultimate depth. “I want to cast a spell,” explains Parks, “to lull you into a trance where you think you know where you’re going, and then take you somewhere unexpected, almost without realizing how you got there.”

Rob Frye - Exoplanet (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/48]

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Rob Frye - Exoplanet (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/48]

Rob Frye - Exoplanet (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/48 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 39:21 minutes | 451 MB
Contemporary Jazz, Nu Jazz, Fusion | Label: Astral Spirits, Official Digital Download

On Exoplanet, Rob Frye generates an atmosphere in which drummers and improvisers orbit synthesizers, inhabiting a Goldilocks zone of electronic and biotic components. Some of the tracks were created spontaneously or composed of strict loops, but two of the arrangements are melodic adaptations of the song of Musician Wren.

Ruby Rushton - Gideon's Way (EP) (2021) [Official Digital Download]

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Ruby Rushton - Gideon's Way (EP) (2021) [Official Digital Download]

Ruby Rushton - Gideon's Way (EP) (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 20:06 minutes | 213 MB
Jazz-Funk, Fusion | Label: 22a, Official Digital Download

Ruby Rushton return to 22a with a four track album teaser combining a fusion of sounds from across the jazz spectrum in their own distinctive style. The band have forged an instantly recognisable sound since their debut release ‘Two For Joy’ back in 2015, hitting the sweet spot by simultaneously sounding classic and forward-thinking.

Shawn Maxwell - Expectation and Experience (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

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Shawn Maxwell - Expectation and Experience (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Shawn Maxwell - Expectation and Experience (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 46:11 minutes | 870 MB
Contemporary Jazz, Fusion | Label: Jazzline, Official Digital Download

Seventeen compositions written during a global pandemic. Recorded remotely – thirty musicians, individually, most in their own homes. A lot happened during this year, personally, professionally, nationally, globally. This music represents my thoughts on and reactions to these events: 2020 in hindsight.

Johanna Klein Quartet - Cosmos (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/88]

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Johanna Klein Quartet - Cosmos (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/88]

Johanna Klein Quartet - Cosmos (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88,2 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 47:56 minutes | 871 MB
Jazz Rock, Fusion, Avant-Garde Jazz | Label: Berthold Records, Official Digital Download

Johanna Klein (saxophone), Nicolai Amrehn (bass), Leo Engels (guitar) and Jan Philipp (drums) are all based in Cologne and have known each other for many years. Together as the Johanna Klein Quartet, they move between modern jazz and free improvisation, whilst also incorporating elements of pop and rock.

Angelo Mastronardi - Moba (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

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Angelo Mastronardi - Moba (2021) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

Angelo Mastronardi - Moba (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 29:54 minutes | 633 MB
Jazz Fusion | Label: GleAM Records, Official Digital Download

"I'm proud to announce a new release, MOBA, a new project as producer for GleAM Records available on CD and digital download / streaming from 14 May 2021. The release will be preceded by the single “Five Drops” out on 30 April 2021."

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey - Winterwood (2021) [Official Digital Download]

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Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey - Winterwood (2021) [Official Digital Download]

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey - Winterwood (2021)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 72:59 minutes | 811 MB
Jazz Fusion | Label: Royal Potato Family, Official Digital Download

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey is tough to place. Most of their musical style falls freely into the jazz or jazz fusion arena. The problem is this instrumental band is so unique, so different and so original that they sound unlike any other group also associated with jazz or jazz fusion.

Makaya McCraven - Where We Come From (CHICAGOxLONDON Mixtape) (2018) [Official Digital Download]

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Makaya McCraven - Where We Come From (CHICAGOxLONDON Mixtape) (2018) [Official Digital Download]

Makaya McCraven - Where We Come From (CHICAGOxLONDON Mixtape) (2018)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Front Cover | Time - 46:21 minutes | 524 MB
Contemporary Jazz, Fusion | Label: International Anthem, Official Digital Download

Drummer/producer Makaya McCraven traveled to London in October of 2017 to record material for a new album (which has since been titled Universal Beings & will come out on International Anthem in Fall of 2018).