News

July 7, 2008

Standard Trio–Album One now available.

October 14, 2007

Greatbend Records artists Brian Woestehoff Quartet and Charles Evans performance at Cornelia Street Cafe. Woestehoff will be promoting his album Organic Chemistry, featuring the same lineup from the recording. Evans will be appearing in duo with guitarist Eric Dutko, with a vibe reminiscent to the duo selections featured on Evans' 2005 release Ballads.

September 5, 2007

Charles Evans–Ballads featured on French radio station md=m radio (101.7). The album is featured along side classic jazz albums and french artists on the "Virus de Jazz" program by Pierre Savouyaud. Read the full playlist.

January 7, 2007

New review of Chris Baker's Everything Is a Blues:
"New York-based saxophonist Chris Baker's debut solo effort boasts a hip outlook. With his sextet, Baker integrates the blues within mainstream and modern jazz scenarios..."
Read more at ejazznews.com.

November 18, 2006

Greatbend Records' Charles Evans featured on Dutch radio station Concertzender. The program features an hour of Evans' music and tracks from both Ballads and No Relation.

November 13, 2006

Chris Baker Everything Is a Blues is now available.

October 31, 2006

Greatbend Records presents a double CD release party for Chris Baker Everything Is a Blues and Charles Evans/Peter Evans No Relation in New York City at Cornelia Street Cafe.

October 2, 2006

Chris Baker signs with GBR. Release date for his new album Everything Is a Blues scheduled for October 31, 2006.

June 29, 2006

Charles Evans/Peter Evans–No Relation is the featured "Music Pick" in the Philadelphia City Paper, promoting their release party at Chris' Jazz Cafe:
"The twain meet at the junction of the standards they use for inspiration, which may no longer bear any resemblance to the end product but linger somewhere deep inside the music. The literal originals may be lost in translation, but their intentions come through loud and clear."
Read more at citypaper.net.

April 18, 2006

Charles Evans/Peter Evans–No Relation is officially released on Greatbend Records. Learn more and listen to clips. Release party is on June 29th at Chris' Jazz Cafe in Philadelphia.
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March 3rd, 2006

Greatbend Records is proud to welcome Bobby Selvaggio to our roster. Find out more and listen to clips from his album Visions Transitions.

November 17th, 2005

Tyler Summers–Along For The Ride is now available via a partnership with Maxwell Records. Learn more about this new release of diverse songs.

November 17th, 2005

Tyler Summers Trio–Trinity is now available via a partnership with Maxwell Records. Listen to samples from this album of energetic modern jazz compositions.

October 13th, 2005

Greatbend Records is listed in the All About Jazz record label center.

October 5th, 2005

Brian Woestehoff–Organic Chemistry is now available at Greatbend Records. Get more info about this new release that's buzzing in Philadelphia.

October 4th, 2005

Stockton Helbing–Lodestar is now available via a partnership with NohJohn Music. Read more about this rising jazz star and his new release.

October 1st, 2005

Charles Evans–Ballads is now available via a partnership with Hot Cup Records. Find out more about this jazz album that's quietly receiving critical acclaim.

July 25th, 2005

Greatbend Records is proud to announce the release of Neil Shah–The Last Leaves. Listen to a sample clip, or pick up a copy.

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