IMA Nominee Spotlight

Q&A with Ellis Marsalis

Ellis Marsalis to perform at the inaugural International Jazz Day concert held at the United Nations General Assembly Hall in New Orleans’ Congo Square. Stream the concert live tonight at 7:30pm EDT via http://jazzday.com/ ...

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Video Q&A with David Vaughn Merlin

Since earning his New Age nomination, Merlin has landed a national distribution deal and a placement in a commercial! In addition he's booked shows at art galleries, special events and seen an increase in CD sales....

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Video Q&A with Herrick

Nothing goes as planned. We had this album done three times and threw the whole thing away and started from scratch again. Our songs just kept getting better and we knew our productions could be better for the fans. We wanted this album to be...

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Q&A With Tim and Myles

Describe your nominated work: “Gypsy Samba” is a Latin piece I (Tim) wrote. The form is simple: an “A” section and a “B” section, both with distinct melodies played in unison on guitar and violin. Then we each take a couple solos,...

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Q&A With The Woodlands

What’s the meaning of your band name? We had been talking and deliberating about band names for a long time. We mentioned a lot of names that we liked for the most part, but that just seemed to be missing something....

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