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Greg Osby

Saxophonist, composer, producer and educator Greg Osby has made an indelible mark on contemporary jazz as a leader of his own ensembles and as a guest artist with other acclaimed jazz groups of the past 20 years. Notable for his insightful and innovative approach to composition and performance of original jazz music, Osby is a shining beacon among the current generation of jazz musicians. He has earned numerous awards and critical acclaim for his recorded works and passionate live performances.

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Jimi Tenor

Musician and composer Jimi Tenor has never settled for the traditional role of a pop artist. He is known as a productive musician whose work lies beyond current trends, and also as a performer who combines the finest elements of afro-american music, spontaneous silliness and shameless glamour in an original way. Besides being a professional musician for almost 20 years, Jimi Tenor (born Lassi Lehto, 1965, Lahti, Finland) has also practised photography, directed short films and designed clothes and musical instruments.

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Iambic

iambic is the new alias of iambic². Due to much confusion over the name, the 'squared' part has now been excluded. iambic is an electronic music act based in London, UK which was created by Guy Andrews in 2004. The music is based around the ambient genre but fuses elements of many other styles together including Jazz, Soundscape, IDM, Post-Rock and Break Beat to create a new and evocative sound.

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Tony Remy

Tony Remy is a talennted jazz guitarist from Great Britain. Tony started out playing in a number of both jazz and rock bands throughout the 80's before releasing his first solo album 'Boof' in 1993 on the American Jazz/fusion label GRP. As his stock within the London jazz community grew with the invention and raw energy of his live shows, he went on to release a further album on Alltone Records, as well as a blistering live recording of him with his Blue Vibe trio. His hard-edged rhythmically driven approach is enriched with jazz intuition and eloquent bluesy soul.

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Aaron Jerome

aaron jerome is working on his yet entitled 2nd album.
leaving the 'NU jazz' behind expect glitch , electronic, dub soul cinematic sounds
check his latest remix of little dragon - twice to get an idea.

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Ernesto

There are at least three artists called Ernesto. 1. Ernesto is a soulful singer and music maker Jonatan Bäckelie from Gothenburg. Ernesto has toured Europe and Japan with compost records nu jazz/broken beat pioneers Beanfield, been seen collaborating with Swell Session(Freerange Records) and is guest vocalist of choice for Plej, Blu Mar Ten and jori hulkonnen to name but a few. This "something like a biography" is fetched from www.vaaty.com - Ernesto's official website.

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Yeshe

Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Yeshe is a world nomad having lived in over 20 countries and embedding himself in their music and culture. His first solo album is titled World CitiZen. Born in West Germany, Yeshe was passionately interested in other cultures, especially Africa, from early childhood. As a young teenager Yeshe became involved in the flourishing 70s African music scene and by the age of 14 Yeshe was performing with a variety of percussion ensembles.

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