Pianist composer Andrew McCormack switches labels to UK jazz indie Ubuntu, the label has announced. His album Graviton: The Calling will be released this summer. McCormack’s group for the project has Noemi Nuti on vocals, Josh Arcoleo on tenor saxophone, Tom Herbert on electric bass and Josh Blackmore on drums. Check the video above.
Drummer Kendrick Scott’s band Oracle have a new record out next month with the release of Blue Note album A Wall Becomes A Bridge.
Scott beefs up his core band of guitarist Mike Moreno, pianist Taylor Eigsti, reedist John Ellis, and bassist Joe Sanders adding turntablist Jahi Sundance.
Check the absorbing ‘Mocean’ from the album, due on 5 April, above.