Special Anniversary Edition 2013 – Wendell turns 90 and celebrates his 75th anniversary this year as a highly skilled trombonist and a New Orleans Jazz Legend. “I know over one hundred tunes; much more than the young guys will ever know,” says Wendell. This recent release showcases just a few of his favorite songs.
This deluxe double disc CD/DVD digipak with a booklet is a yearly release from the LPO. It is an exclusive limited edition.
2012 Parents’ Choice Gold Award from the Parent’s Choice Foundation
2013 National Parenting Publications Award (NAPPA) Silver winner
Designed by Cynthia Kinney, KERMIT RUFFINS’ latest doesn’t disappoint. www.basinstreetrecords.com.
We also created an Itunes Digital Liner Notes file from the digipak artwork for downloads.
CELEBRATING SATCHMO, performed and taped at Old U.S. Mint in New Orleans, was produced for PBS. The DUKES OF DIXIELAND celebrate 40 years in 2014, and claim the spot as the oldest continuously operating jazz band in New Orleans. Featuring Louis Armstrong favorites such as Mack the Knife, What a Wonderful World, Struttin’ With Some Barbecue and You Rascal You, Celebrating Satchmo is a tribute to the influence the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner trumpeter had on the music of New Orleans, where he was born in 1901. This CD/DVD set was released in 4 different formats: an EP cardboard sleeve for each, a full jewelcase for each, a deluxe double disc digipak, and a USB. www.dukesofdixieland.com
Teeth and Bones is the third solo album from this fantastic New Orleans based musician. 30 plus years in the music business has found John recording and touring with a wide range of artists including Dr. John, Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown, The Blind Boys Of Alabama, Shemekia Copeland, Charley Musselwhite, The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies, Klaus Voormann, Johnny Sansone, Shannon MacNally, and many others. Along the way he’s been awarded a Grammy, a Platinum Album and several Big Easy and Best of the Beat awards. He’s also appeared in and had his original music used in several television programs, feature films and documentaries. (www.cdbaby.com)
New Orleans style funk and soul doesn’t get much better.
The heartbeat of New Orleans Mardi Gras Indians, FI YI YI AND THE MANDINGO WARRIORS released their first album. This EP features music written by Big Chief Victor Harris and members of the tribe.
DAVELL CRAWFORD‘s MY GIFT TO YOU is phenomenal. This new Basin Street Records release is a deluxe package with a 24-page booklet that includes lyrics, original photos, and commentary from Davell. In addition, we created an Itunes liner notes PDF booklet for downloads.
HIPPOCAMPUS features her original painting on the cover, a special photo inside, and some serious musical energy under the cover. I always have a great time working with Beth.
His first full CD, released on Rabadash Records. Hopefully the first of many.
Many more CD covers that I’ve designed through the years.
This is a reissue of an overseas release.
Every year the LPO records a special concert and releases a CD/DVD set.
This 4-panel digipak is the second of a two CD set of more great jazz from Dr. Michael White and Basin Street Records.
Songs of Freedom, Resistance and the Underground Railroad
This is the 4th album I’ve designed for Joe. He hired a great photographer and among us we came up with the cover concept.
Check out his site: www.joekrown.com
By popular demand, Ellis Marsalis just re-released his Christmas album in a deluxe package with additional tracks and fantastic artwork by Susan Young. This 8-panel gatefold digipak was produced by son Jason Marsalis.
This 4-panel digipak is the first of a two CD set of more great jazz from Dr. Michael White and Basin Street Records. Part 2 is scheduled for the end of 2011.