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  • August. 19, 2014

    Joshua Redman’s trio, featuring Reuben Rogers on bass and Gregory Hutchinson on drums—which can be heard on Redman’s new album, Trios Live—will tour the US this fall. The tour kicks off with two sets at Catalina’s in LA September 29 and makes stops across the country, including multi-night residencies in San Francisco, Seattle, Boston, New York City, St. Louis, and Washington, DC’s Blues Alley, where the trio recorded the new album. (Trios Live also includes tracks recorded at New York’s Jazz Standard with Matt Penman on bass.)


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  • August. 12, 2014

    Joshua Redman's new album, Trios Live, earns four stars from BBC Music Magazine, which lauds Redman's "athletic, exuberant and all-consuming extemporization" on the album, calling it "a thrill-a-minute set," and All About Jazz, which says "Redman's definitely got the fire and burns hot as coals in Trios Live which captures the essence of his unbridled abilities as musician and performer ... Redman is in his element."


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  • June. 27, 2014

    Joshua Redman's new album, Trios Live, is a "sax fan's dream of a live set," says the Guardian in a four-star review. "Joshua Redman, one of the most technically accomplished saxists in jazz today, parades his powers on this live set ... [He] performs with a skill that sometimes justifies comparison with early Sonny Rollins—notably on the old Rollins vehicle 'Moritat (Mack the Knife),'" and "the crowd goes wild." Jazzwise writes: "Anyone who's seen Redman, especially live, will know about his forceful sonic presence and eloquence at reinvigorating a familiar jazz language while always remaining mindful of its more contemporary shifts."


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  • June. 17, 2014

    Joshua Redman's Trios Live is out now. The album was recorded at Jazz Standard in NYC and Blues Alley in Washington, DC, during stands with two different trios: Redman and drummer Gregory Hutchinson with bassists Matt Penman (Jazz Standard) and Reuben Rogers (Blues Alley). The Financial Times gives the album four stars: "It’s a great set, full of muscular rhythms and the abandon of live performance, yet as tightly argued as a rigorous studio date." "The spirit in these live performances," says the Buffalo News, "is steadfast and superb." Get Trios Live from iTunes or the Nonesuch Store, where


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  • April. 30, 2014

    Joshua Redman has joined forces with the International Rescue Committee to become an IRC Voice to help raise awareness of the needs of refugees and others who have been impacted by war and disaster. “I've been greatly impressed with the depth of the International Rescue Committee’s devotion to human beings and the breadth of its work in defense of human dignity,” Redman said. As an IRC Voice, he plans to travel with the IRC to Africa later this year.


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