Category Archives: Jazz Artists

New Album Release – Frances Livings’ Ipanema Lounge

: : FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : : MOONTRAXX LOS ANGELES, SEPTEMBER 2016 : :  Capturing a rich atmosphere of cultural diversity, this sensual, multi-lingual world jazz album, with songs in French, English, Spanish and Portuguese, guarantees to carry you along …

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Moontraxx at jazzahead 2015 in Bremen

The German Jazz convention jazzahead has become one of the most important events in the European jazz calendar. It’s a unique combination of festival, showcase, exhibition and symposium. Held annually in April in the Hanseatic city of Bremen, a centre of prominent historical …

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NEWS ~ Ipanema Lounge Project ~ Every 1st Saturday of the Month at the Left Coast Wine Bar 8 – 11 pm!

                                                    Donating = Loving Please support the arts! You can purchase my music and spoken …

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“Money For Nothing” An Article Pro Fair Trade Music by Michel Cicero

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Happy Birthday, Ella Fitzgerald!

      The so-called “Queen of Jazz”, Ella Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996), would have turned 96 today! Also known as the “First Lady of Song” and “Lady Ella”, she was an American jazz vocalist with …

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California Jazz Foundation Presents “Groovin With The Stars” ~ directed by Greg Porée

                          This Sunday October 7, from 2 pm – 5 pm, Guitarist Greg Porée will direct the rhythm section from the Dancing with the Stars Orchestra, featuring: Tom Ranier, piano …

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Nice Review of the Ipanema Lounge Project by The Entertainment Bank!

We are happy that another one of our 2012 releases, Songs of Antonio Carlos Jobim by the Ipanema Lounge Project, has received another wonderful review! The author is Paul Anderson, a Phoenix based KJZZ radio personality, musician extraordinaire, and the owner …

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New CD Review of Greg Porée’s Phoenix by Paul Anderson

Our latest Moontraxx production, Greg Porée’s CD Phoenix was reviewed this week by a wonderful industry website, The Entertainment Bank. It is an honour for us to have two of our productions reviewed so positively, it being a service which evaluates films and …

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Greg Porée On The Making of Phoenix

We asked the jazz composer and guitarist Greg Porée to write about the process of recording his new album Phoenix, release date March 11, 2012. You can read his story in full-length here: The Making of Phoenix How does one …

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Announcing Greg Porée’s Official Album Release Date: March 11, 2012

Phoenix is Greg Porée’s fourth studio album and most suitably bears the motto: “Like the Phoenix rose, let the music lift you as well!” With six original compositions and three exquisite interpretations of jazz standards, this uplifting and melodic jazz …

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Frances Livings’ Jazzoetry CD “During the Hours” ~ Now Available on CD Baby!

During the Hours is the debut album of the London-born lyricist and songwriter Frances Livings. It features three of her previously unpublished poems. It was originally released in digital Form by Moontraxx on January 1, 2010. Since February 1, 2012 it …

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Moontraxx presents: Ipanema Lounge Project. A Tribute to Antônio Carlos Jobim

* * * NOW AVAILABLE FOR JAZZ BOOKINGS! * * * Moontraxx presents: The authentic, sophisticated and hand-made music of the ‘Ipanema Lounge Project’! It will transport you to the contemporary bars and lounges of urban metropolis’ where Brazilian music …

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