Billboard Feature on Basin Street Records

On the 20th anniversary of our first recording, Billboard takes a look at our first 20 years. The inception, the hurdles, and the future.

Saràyah – Feel The Vibe Out Today!

We’re proud to announce the worldwide release of Feel The Vibe from one of our newest recording artists, Saràyah! Out today. Buy it now!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saràyah is primed to take the pop world by storm with her Rihanna-like sound, and polished performance. Check out her live performance video of “We Party” here!

And check out the official music video for the lead single off of Feel The Vibe, “Give Me Love.”

#1 On Billboard Jazz Chart!!! The only Jazz Album on the Top Album Sales Chart!!!

The number one album on the Billboard Jazz Albums Chart (printing 11/4/17) is A Beautiful World by Kermit Ruffins and Irvin Mayfield!

In addition to #1 on the Jazz Albums chart and #1 on the Traditional Jazz albums chart, A Beautiful World is the only jazz album in the Top Album Sales chart (across all genres) at #44, and it’s #11 on the Independent Albums chart! It also just hit #1 on the Heatseekers Chart!

Own it yet? It’s available on CD, by download and on specially mastered heavy vinyl (with download code). Get it right now at https://www.BasinStreetRecords.com/shop

Lifetime Achievement Award to & an Interview with Mark Samuels

The Cutting Edge Music and Business Conference is honoring our president, Mark Samuels, with a lifetime achievement award during their 25th conference on August 24th, 2017 at the Little Gem Saloon at 7:30p.

During an interview with MezRay Tours while they were in town for Jazzfest, Mark actually traces the beginning of the label to Wynton Marsalis, Ben Franklin High School and the Cutting Edge Music and Business Conference.

Listen to that interview here >

Our 20th Anniversary Kickoff Celebration Was SO MUCH FUN!

We had an amazing night at our 20th Anniversary Kickoff Celebration at the Little Gem Saloon with many of our artists. If you are with a festival, club, concert promoter or an individual who’s looking for an amazing night of music, please consider booking one, two or more of our artists and let us help you support your events with our #BSR20 promotional umbrella (that includes $)!

Our 20th Anniversary Kickoff Celebration. LIVE STREAMING!

 We are kicking off our 20th Anniversary at the beautifully renovated and musically historic Little Gem Saloon on Friday, May 5, 2017 during the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival! Doors at 7p. Show at 8:30p. Music non-stop upstairs and downstairs. Get your tickets right now HERE (you know it will sell out).

Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet (8:30p downstairs)

The Battle:  Kermit Ruffins v. Irvin Mayfield (9:15p downstairs)

Basin Street Supergroup (10p upstairs)

Dr. Michael White Quartet (10:45p downstairs)

Davell Crawford & One Foot In The Blues (11:30p upstairs)

Come visit New Orleans!

CHECK THIS OUT! THAT NIGHT YOU CAN FIND THE LIVE STREAM OF THE FESTIVITIES AND THE SHOW RIGHT HERE OR AT www.Facebook.com/BasinStreetRecords 

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