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John Scofield Celebrates Steve Swallow on “Swallow Tales”

John Scofield Celebrates Steve Swallow on “Swallow Tales”

Guitarist John Scofield has released a new album called “Swallow Tales” that celebrates the music of bassist Steve Swallow. Lucky for Scofield, Swallow, and drummer Bill Stewart fill out the release. Scofield says it took forty years of preparation.

The Plate Scrapers Release “Destination Horizon”

The Plate Scrapers Release “Destination Horizon”

The Plate Scrapers have released their third studio album, “Destination Horizon”, which is the first to document their evolving style. Based in the bluegrass tradition, the five-piece band includes No Treble’s Managing Editor, Kevin Johnson, on bass.

Norah Jones Returns with “Pick Me Up Off The Floor”

Norah Jones Returns with “Pick Me Up Off The Floor”

Norah Jones has returned with her seventh studio album. “Pick Me Up Off The Floor” is a conglomeration of songs Jones created over the last few years with many collaborators, including Christopher Thomas, John Patitucci, Jesse Murphy, Josh Lattanzi, and Jeff Tweedy.

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Gergo Borlai’s “The Missing Song” Features Amazing Bass Lineup

Gergo Borlai’s “The Missing Song” Features Amazing Bass Lineup

Drummer Gergo Borlai has just released his new album, The Missing Song, which serves as a tribute to all the influential drummers that have inspired him. Although it’s drum-centric, Borlai is joined by an unbelievable cast of bassists for the record.

Michael Olatuja Releases “Lagos Pepper Soup”

Michael Olatuja Releases “Lagos Pepper Soup”

On his third album as a leader, Michael Olajuta has pulled out all the stops. “Lagos Pepper Soup” may be named after a West African dish, but it’s spiced up with influences from around the world.

Western Addiction’s “Frail Bray” Fueled by Mitch Paglia’s Bass

Western Addiction’s “Frail Bray” Fueled by Mitch Paglia’s Bass

Western Addiction has returned with a new album called “Frail Bray”. Despite some of the song titles, vocalist Jason Hall says the record is more positive than its predecessor, “Tremulous”. Another difference is the addition of bassist Mitch Paglia.

Covet Releases “Technicolor”

Covet Releases “Technicolor”

Covet has returned with an exciting new album called “Technicolor”. The group features guitarist Yvette Young utilizing extended technique to create melodies with bassist David Adamiak and drummer Forrest Rice laying down complementary textures.

Jon Thorne Launches Label, Releases New Album

Jon Thorne Launches Label, Releases New Album

Jon Thorne has launched a new record label and a new project. The bassist, also of Lamb, teamed up with multi-instrumentalist Martin Slattery to form The Strangest of Times. The group’s debut, “The Third Law of Motion” is out now, with more to come.

Triptykon Complete Unfinished Celtic Frost Work on “Requiem”

Triptykon Complete Unfinished Celtic Frost Work on “Requiem”

Although they formed in only 2008, the avant-garde extreme metal band Triptykon has released a new live album that’s been over 30 years in the making. Check out “Requiem (Live At Roadburn 2019)”

Long Beach Dub Allstars Return With Self-Titled Album

Long Beach Dub Allstars Return With Self-Titled Album

Almost two decades since their last album, the Long Beach Dub Allstars have returned to release a new self-titled album. The band is now anchored by drummer Marshall Goodman “Ras MG” and bassist Edwin Kampwirth.

Mats Eilertsen Releases “Memorabilia”

Mats Eilertsen Releases “Memorabilia”

Jazz bassist Mats Eilertsen explores new textures to blur genres – and centuries – on his new album, “Memorabilia”. The record matches his trio with the vocal ensemble Trio Mediaeval.

Rush’s 40th Anniversary Edition of “Permanent Waves” Now Available

Rush’s 40th Anniversary Edition of “Permanent Waves” Now Available

The special 40th Anniversary edition of Rush’s groundbreaking seventh studio album “Permanent Waves” is now available. It comes in several formats, but die-hard fans will take note of the Super Deluxe Edition.