George Colligan – Ask Me Tomorrow (SCCD 31783)

SCCD 31783 George Colligan “Ask Me Tomorrow” More than a decade ago critic C. Andrew Hovan cited Colligan “One of New York’s finest”. George Colligan has since evolved into a matured and yet adventurous artist on the world stage. This latest album showcases his new New York trio performing all Colligan originals. “His own intelligent and emotional talents create room for the best to play at their very own best…..With George Colligan at the helm, the horizon is not the limit .” (Travis Rogers – JazzTimes on “The Facts” SCCD 31752) 1. Ask Me Tomorrow (George Colligan)2. Two Notes Four Chords (George Colligan)3. Prague (George Colligan)4. Return To Copenhagen (George … Continue reading

Nate Radley – Carillon (SCCD 31758)

SCCD 31758 Nate Radley Quartet “Carillon” Although guitarist Nate Radley is a relatively new name on SteepleChase label, he has been an important member of the NY jazz scene since 2000 when he moved there with a master’s degree in music from New England Conservatory. He has made impressive appearances on this label in Eric Rasmussen’s “School of Tristano” albums SCCD 31623, SCCD 31644 and SCD 31663 as well as on Andrew Rathbun’s “Where We Are Now” SCCD 31665. For his SteepleChase leader-debut album Nate Radley presents highly personal music style both as performer and composer. 1. Carillon (Nate Radley)2. Checkered (Nate Radley)3. Hornin' In (Thelonious Monk)4. Whiteout (Nate Radley)5. … Continue reading