1 March 2020434We were set to listen to Black Pencil's latest project and album's namesake "Sit Fast", named after the works of Christopher Tye who lives in the 1500s, at one of my favorite vanues, Borusan Müzikevi, on the 21st of February, Friday.
18 February 2020261We met with Carmen Souza, who is a singer, composer and lyrics writer from Cape Verde, in Lisbon to talk about her new album ‘Silver Messengers’ 5 days after the album's release on the 25th of October, 2019.
6 February 2020347Our interview with Coşku Turhan takes place between continents. Because he currently lives in Los Angeles. I would like to introduce Coşku Turhan to you before we start talking about his album.
20 January 2020328Legendary musician Charles Lloyd performed at CRR on the 23rd of October 2019 with his Sky Trio (with bassist Reuben Rogers and drummer Eric Harland) and pianist Gerald Clayton and guitarist Marvin Sewell.
10 January 2020626We had the opportunity to have a long conversation with Cem Tuncer, who released his first solo album ‘Alright!’ through Lin Records on the 25th of October, before the first concert of this album.
29 October 2019793Someone that has changed the entire jazz scene of the 70s; someone, like what his predecessors had done, that has brought up another phase in jazz history and someone who has revolutionized his instrument…
27 June 2019577Guitarist and composer Efe Demiral released his second album “Uyku Pansiyon” in January 2019 three years after he released his first solo album “Inside Out”, which he recorded and mixed mostly at home.
11 June 2019793Cemre is currently based in New York, where she graduated The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music on full scholarship, under the instruction of legends that include Reggie Workman, Vic Juris and Jay Clayton.
20 March 2019530Tamer Temel (tenor and soprano saxophone), Ercüment Orkut (piano) and Cem Aksel (drums), three esteemed musicians of the Turkish jazz scene, came together and released their album “Töz” through A.K. Müzik.
10 June 2018662Kerem Görsev is undoubtedly the first name that comes to mind when jazz in Turkey is concerned. We had a chat about his new album “After The Hurricane” in the 23th year of his discography in a prolific life as a pianist for 51 years; almost all these years are adorned with an album each.
15 May 2018736Cazzip Project won the Young Jazz competition five years ago during the 21th Istanbul Jazz Festival and waited to mature before releasing their first album “Stories” to become one of the strong sources of the aforementioned hope.