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Samantha Boshnack photo by Daniel Sheehan Jared Hall Hallways Hollistic MusicWorks Originally from Spokane, trumpeter Jared Hall completed a Masters in Jazz Studies at Indiana University under David Baker and a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Jazz Performance at the...
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For the Record: Choice Recent, Local Releases

Frank Kohl photo courtesy of artist Frank Kohl Rising Tide Pony Boy Records Rising Tide is the fourth album of Seattle guitar godfather Frank Kohl. The record is crisp and comfortable; Kohl’s thoughtful production glides listeners seamlessly through a handful of new...
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Barca’s Adam Kessler & Phil Sparks photo by Colin Brynn Bill Anschell Rumbler Origin Records There’s an exhilarating moment on pianist and composer Bill Anschell’s superb new album Rumbler that is emblematic of the album’s strengths, and it’s right at the...
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B’shnorkestra photo by Daniel Sheehan B’shnorkestra Global Concertos Self-released Trumpeter/composer Samantha Boshnack has produced an all-world music feast with her chamber orchestra B’shnorkestra, a 14-piece collective, formed in 2011, merging cross-cultural...
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For the Record: Choice, Recent Local Releases

Alex Pinto photo courtesy of artist Alex Pinto Parkside Breakup Records Alex Pinto’s Parkside has presented a listening experience that is not only intimate, but also therapeutic. With styles comparable to Nels Cline, The Bad Plus, and even the great Muddy Waters,...