Van Morrison Celebrates the Jazz Songbook with New Album ‘Versatile’ (Stream)

Van Morrison Celebrates the Jazz Songbook with New Album ‘Versatile’ (Stream)

Van Morrison’s 37th studio album, Roll with the Punches, was released in late September, but the iconic singer/songwriter didn’t wait around before releasing another one. Titled Versatile, Morrison’s latest is a collection of a handful of original songs and spirited cover versions of jazz standards. It’s a project he holds very close to his heart, […]

Best New Music: Listen to a Third of Bob Dylan’s New 3-LP Set of Standards, ‘Triplicate’

Best New Music: Listen to a Third of Bob Dylan’s New 3-LP Set of Standards, ‘Triplicate’

Bob Dylan‘s anticipated new three-album set, Triplicate, was released today, March 31. Featuring 30 new recordings by Dylan and his backing band, carried out at Capitol Records Studios in Los Angeles, it’s a significant release from one of history’s most celebrated songsmiths. The full version of Triplicate was not made available for streaming on digital […]

Leon Russell to Release New Album ‘Life Journey’ on 4/1

Leon Russell to Release New Album ‘Life Journey’ on 4/1

On April 1, Leon Russell will release a new studio album entitled Life Journey. The 12-track album features newly-penned compositions from Russell as well as some fresh re-interpretations of older classics. Russell’s longtime friend and collaborator Sir Elton John was tapped as the record’s Executive Producer, reuniting the pair that most recently teamed up in […]