NOW PLAYING FORTHCOMING 2006 RELEASES FROM
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THE JAZZTRAX BEST OF 2005

JAZZTRAX ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Brian Culbertson
‘It's On tonight’


JAZZTRAX SONG OF THE YEAR
'Inside Out'
by Richard Elliot,
from the CD
'Metro Blue'


JazzTrax debut
Artist of The Year

CAMIEL

JazzTrax Best Live Performance
of The Year

Sunday Eve. October 16, 2005
Catalina Island, Avalon Casino Ballroom

'FOREVER FOR
ALWAYS FOR LUTHER
'

Starring: Kirk Whalum,
Lalah Hathaway,
Mindi Abair, Paul Jackson Jr.

JazzTrax Top 10 Albums of 2005
1. ‘It's On Tonight’
by Brian Culbertson


2. ‘Spin’
by Steve Cole


3. ‘Metro Blue’
by Richrd Elliot

4. ‘Sunset’
by CAMIEL


5. ‘Temptation’
by Jeff Golub


6. ‘Wild Card’
by Rippingtons

7. ‘American English’
by Acoustic Alchemy


8. ‘Just Feels Right’
by Euge Groove


9. ‘Soul Lounge’
by Bona Fide


10. ‘My Point of VIew’
by Najee

JazzTrax Best Song or
Album Title of the Year

Bobby Caldwell CD Title

 'PERFECT ISLAND NIGHTS'
JazzTrax Top 20 Songs of 2005

1.

Richard Elliot "INSIDE OUT" From the CD "Metro Blue"
2.
Euge Groove "GET 'EM GOIN" From the CD "Just Feels Right"
3.
CAMIEL "OUTSIDE THATCHER'S/I WOULD" From the CD "Sunset"
4.
Kyle Eastwood "BIG NOISE" From the CD "Paris Blue"
5.

Herbie Hancock & John Mayer

"STICHED UP" From the CD "Possibilities"
6.
Brian Culbertson "HOOKIN' UP" From the CD "It's On Tonight"
7.
Steve Cole "LETTER TO LAURA" From the CD "Spin"
8.
Marc Antoine "CAN YOU FEEL IT" From the CD "Modern Times"
9.
Praful "NAKED" From the CD "Pyramid in Your Backyard"
10.
Rippingtons "MULATA DE MI AMOR" From the CD "Wild Card"
11.
Brian Culbertson "WEAR IT OUT" From the CD "It's On Tonight"
12.
Down to the Bone "GOTTA GET BACK TO YOU" From the CD "Spread Love Like Wildfire"
13.
Jeff Golub "METRO CAFE" From the CD "Temptation"
14.
Bona Fide "SOUL LOUNGE" From the CD "Soul Lounge"
15.
Acoustic Alchemy "SO KYLIE" From the CD "American English"
16.
Kim Waters "HOT TUB" From the CD "All for Love"
17.
Steve Cole "THE THINGS I DO/CONFOUNDED From the CD "Spin"
18.
O'2L "DOYLE'S BRUNCH" From the CD "Doyle's Brunch"
19.
Jeff Lorber "BY MY SIDE" From the CD "Flip Side"
20.
Brian Culbertson "DREAMING OF YOU" From the CD "It's On Tonight"

JANUARY 2005 NEW SMOOTH JAZZ RELEASES
DAVID SANBORN
CLOSER
JASON MILES
MILES TO MILES
JESSE COOK
MONTREAL
KEN NAVARRO
LOVE COLOURED SOUL
PAT METHENY GROUP
THE WAY UP

PAMELA WILLIAMS
Sweet Saxations
NARADA RECORDS ‘SMOOTH JAZZ PLAYS YOUR FAVORITES’ COMPILATION
SHANACHIE RECORDS ‘A SMOOTH JAZZ ROMANCE’ COMPILATION
NILS
PACIFIC COAST HIGHWAY

February
3rd FORCE
DRIVING FORCE
BOBBY CALDWELL
PERFECT ISLAND NIGHTS
BRAZILIAN GIRLS
BRAZILIAN GIRLS
JEFF LORBER
FLIPSIDE
CHUCK LOEB
WHEN I'M WITH YOU

MARCH
MATT BIANCO featuring BASIA
MATT's MOOD
O'2L
DOYLE'S BRUNCH
PAUL TAYLOR
NIGHT LIFE
URBAN KNIGHTS
VI
YELLOWJACKETS
ALTERED STATE

CHIELI MINUCCI
GOT IT GOIN' ON
ACOUSTIC ALCHEMY
American/English
GEORGE DUKE
DUKE

APRIL
KEIKO MATSUI
Walls of Akendora
CAMIEL
Sunset
Victor Wooten
Soul Circus
HIROSHIMA
OBON
Golden Slumbers 2
A Father's Love

STEVE COLE
Spin

MAY
Jonathan Butler
Jonathan
Rippingtons
Wild Card
MOTOWN
REMIXED
Walter Beasley
For Her
Jeff Golub
Temptation
PRAFUL
Pyramid In Your Backyard

JUNE
Lee Ritenour
Overtime
Down to the Bone
Spread Love Like Wildfire
Richard Elliot
Metro Blue

JULY
Paul Hardcastle
Hardcastle 4
Paul Brown
The City
Gerald Veasley
Live at the
Jazz Base
Brian Simpson
It's All Good
Tom Braxton
Bounce

Brian Culbertson
It's On Tonight

AUGUST
Earl Klugh
Naked Guitar
David Benoit
Orchestral Stories
Marc Antoine
Modern Times
Warren Hill
Pop Jazz
Najee
My Point of View

Euge Groove
Just Feels Right
Gregg Karukas
Looking Up
Herbie Hancock
Possibilities
Def Jazz
David Pack
The Secret Of Movin' On
Kevin Toney
110 Degrees and Rising

SEPTEMBER
Eric Marienthal
Got You Covered
Kyle Eastwood
Paris Blue
JOE MCBRIDE
TEXAS HOLD 'EM
Bona Fide
Soul Lounge
Kim Waters
All For Love
George Benson
Best of George Benson Live

OCTOBER
Bill Clinton Collection Selections from The Clinton Music Room
Kirk Whalum
The Babyface Songbook
ALEX BUGNON
Free
Will Downing
SOUL SYMPHONY
Chris Botti
To Love Again
Jamie Cullum
Catching Tails
Rick Braun
Yours Truly
Simply Red
Simplified

NOVEMBER
Enya
Amarantinem
November 22nd

DECEMBER NEW HOLIDAY CD’S
Craig Chaquico
Holiday
Steve Oliver
Snowfall
David Benoit
40 Years A Charlie Brown Christmas
Diana Krall
Christmas Songs
Michael McDonald
Through the Many Winters
Jane Monheit
The Season
Kenny G
The Greatest Holiday Classics
Anita Baker
Christmas Fantasy
Brian Setzer
Dig that Crazy Christmas
Ottmar Liebert
Wild Rose

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