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Basin Street Records' is home to world-class artists based out of New Orleans. Artists include Kermit Ruffins, Los Hombres Calientes, Irvin Mayfield, Jason Marsalis, Dr. Michael White, Henry Butler, Jon Cleary, Theresa Andersson, The Headhunters, Jeremy Davenport, Rebirth Brass Band, and our newest artist, Davell Crawford.

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“Spirit of Satch” Award to Basin Street Records!

satchmo-tan-1392145396The Satchmo SummerFest is this weekend in New Orleans and the Festival is honoring Basin Street Records with a “Spirit of Satch” award!

This is a great honor. There are few people that have graced our planet whose love has brought millions of people together. Louis Armstrong is one of them.  We work each day to help our artists follow in his footsteps.

Catch Jeremy Davenport and Bill Summers at the festival this weekend.

More info.

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Jon Cleary is the 2016 Guest of Honor at Telluride Jazz Festival

12565482_10153780570753617_5924388938248359372_nGrammy winner Jon Cleary is the 2016 guest of honor at the 40th edition of the Telluride Jazz Festival this weekend.  He is all over the schedule as well as a couple of performances each by Kermit Ruffins and the Grammy winning Rebirth Brass Band!  More info.

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Jon Cleary in CANADA and on CBC Ottawa Morning!

Check out this interview with Grammy award winner Jon Cleary on CBC Ottawa ahead of his performance tonight at the Ottawa International Jazz Festival. He and his band continue through Canada this week to Montreal Jazz Festival, Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, Victoria Jazz Festival and the Vancouver International Jazz Festival.

LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW HERE.

Thanks for buying his music!Jon C Canada

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International Jazz Day 2016

The Grammy winning Rebirth Brass Band performed at International Jazz Day 2016 along with Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kurt Elling and Trombone Shorty at the 17 minute mark of this concert that aired on ABC from the White House. The President and First Lady hosted.

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The Jungle Book

Kermit Ruffins sings a duet and plays trumpet with Bill Murray on “The Bare Necessities” and he accompanies Christopher Walken on trumpet on “I Wan’na Be Like You” in the new Disney classic The Jungle Book!

Coming to Jazzfest? Here’s where you’ll find our artists! https://www.BasinStreetRecords.com/on-tour 

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Market Fest! The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra’s 5th Annual Gala

Don’t miss Market Fest 2016 at the People’s Health New Orleans Jazz Market on Friday, April 22nd, 2016. This is the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra’s 5th Annual Gala Event.

Coming to New Orleans for Jazzfest? Find our artists dates here > https://www.BasinStreetRecords.com/on-tour

Market Fest 2016

 

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Help us help the New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic!

Walk or run with Team BasinStreetRecords in the Crescent City Classic 10K (race is March 26, 2016) or make a donation and help us help the New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic! We’ll send you a free CD of your choice (free shipping too if you’re in the US). Sign up or donate today! SUPPORT TEAM BASINSTREETRECORDS!

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Jon Cleary Wins A Grammy!

On February 15, 2016 Jon Cleary was awarded his first Grammy award for his FHQ release, Go Go Juice! We’ve released two other outstanding albums by Jon that we also hope you’ll buy if you don’t already own them.

Check out this cover story in the New Orleans Advocate.IMG_0682

Go Go Juice on iTunes

Pin Your Spin on iTunes 

Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen on iTunes

Jon Cleary store on Basin Street Records

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Essential Mardi Gras Music

Carnival season is upon us. Mardi Gras Day is February 9. Got your music?

You need Nothing But A Party: Basin Street Records’ New Orleans Mardi Gras Collection. It’s 13 tunes from 7 of our artists. Four of them are Grammy nominees. Two (so far) are Grammy winners. Available everywhere cool music is sold.

Buy it on CD from us

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The 2016 New Orleans Jazzfest!

Our artists’ dates at the Fairgrounds for the 2016 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival have been posted at http://www.BasinStreetRecords.com/on-tour

Have you seen the Jazzfest announcement video?

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