The Holy Grail of Jazz

Lost studio album from John Coltrane

to be released on Impulse! on June 29

Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album

Features original, never-before-heard compositions,

recorded by Coltrane’s Classic Quartet in 1963 at Van Gelder Studios

June 8, 2018 (New York, NY) – On March 6, 1963, John Coltrane and his Classic Quartet— McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison, and Elvin Jones –recorded an...

Heartland was released in the United States on August 7. The attention drawn by this American release confirms the praise already received across Europe since last spring, where Heartland has been described as a gem of Americana reinvented… This sensitive album has already conquered a wide audience waiting to see Indra Rios-Moore in person on numerous dates in the USA and Europe this summer and into the autumn.

Discover the Heartland EPK where Indra Rios-Moore talks...

A star is born! After scoring triumphs in her tour of this summer’s festivals, Sarah McKenzie leaves no doubt that she is a rising star. In the Quoi, Quoi, Quoi video clip, you can discover the instant charm of this great instrumentalist and talented composer. The title in the clip is a very catchy light bossa nova number, filmed in New York last spring at Coney Island.

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impulse! Is proud to announce the release of a new John Scofield album scheduled for next October. Entitled Past Present, the new opus sees the guitarist in the company of saxophonist Joe Lovano, bassist Larry Grenadier and drummer Bill Stewart. More news to follow!


Downbeat has chosen to offer its April 2015 cover to Kenny Barron. The impulse! label is proud to see such a great pianist as Kenny illustrating next month’s issue of one of the most prestigious jazz magazines around. His choice for the cover recompenses a year that’s been the richer for his duo album with Dave Holland, The Art of Conversation, given rave reviews by the critics and just as much a hit with the public. Today Kenny Barron is unrivalled as a master of...

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