Lionel Loueke Archive
Loueke returns to his African roots in eclectic session showcasing his singing and composition.
Lionel LOUEKE: Close Your Eyes – Newvelle Records 015 – 45:46 (June 2018): ****: (Lionel Loueke; guitar, Ruben Rogers;bass, Eric Harland; drums) State of the art vinyl release by Newvelle Records which maintains the high musical standards of its predecessors. Newvelle Records is in its third season of a unique project of producing new music, […]
A few of the noteworthy Jazz releases from this past year, selected by our reviewers… Delfeayo Marsalis: An Evening with Delfeayo Marsalis – Troubadour Jass Records TJR 093017 Like father, like son… Review Link Eddie Daniels & Roger Kellaway – Just Friends Live @ The Village Vanguard – Resonance Records HCD2028 Another sharp arrow […]
Kevin Hays & Lionel Loueke – Hope – Newvelle Records NV008LP – 180 gm vinyl – ****1/2: Another audiophile world tour from Newvelle Records… (Kevin Hays – piano, vocals; Lionel Loueke – guitar, vocals) As the latest LP issue in the subscription audiophile LP series of Newvelle Records, Hope, from the combined talents of pianist Kevin […]
Dave Holland, doublebass – Aziza [TrackList follows] – Dare2 DR2-009, 68:34 (10/14/16) ****: (Dave Holland – bass/ Lionel Loueke – guitar/ Chris Potter – saxophones/ Eric Harland – drums) Dave Holland Quartet keeps the intensity alive. With legendary Bassist Dave Holland celebrating his 70th birthday this year, we might reasonably expect him to settle down […]
Trumpeter takes Blue Note jazz in a new direction.