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Bailey, Marsalis & Somi get 'Dirty Dog' picks for March

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3 Crossover Media titles selected by Judy Adams as her March pick on the 'Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe BLOG. They are:

Liam Bailey / Definitely Now / Flying Buddha - This debut release from talented English guitarist, composer, Liam Bailey presents fusion Jazz with hints of Soul, Reggae, and the Blues. He wrote or co-wrote all 14 tracks on the album.

Branford Marsalis / In My Solitude / Okeh - This is a beautiful solo saxophone project from one of today's most celebrated and accomplished players – and he successfully pulls it off without a band. Marsalis wrote six pieces himself but also draws from a wide range of other composers including Hoagy Carmichael, C.P.E. Bach, and Steve Lacy.

Somi / The Lagos Music Salon / Okeh-Sony - New York based East African vocalist makes her major label debut with her fourth studio album that became an instant success. The music combines African Jazz, Soul and Pop and includes many guest artists including Angelique Kidjo, Common and Ambrose Akinmusire.