"STRAIGHT AHEAD" and ready to ship!
My lovely assistant Kate and I just put together all the CD packages, and they will be in the USPS mail next week. I am so excited to share this... Read more
"STRAIGHT AHEAD" Has Arrived!
The CDs showed up on my doorstep on Friday 1/5/18. The physical product looks and sounds amazing, and I know you will be thrilled when you get your copy of ... Read more
Happy New Year! The New Album is On The Way!
Just in time for the New Year, the George Kahn Trio album "STRAIGHT AHEAD" is due to arrive from DiscMakers by January 10. Copies will be sent out... Read more
The Design Package is Done!
The people in the Design Department at Discmakers have worked their magic, and the 6-panel CD Wallet is looking really good. I signed off on the proofs yesterday, and now... Read more
More photos for the album package
We should have the first proofs for the new album later this week. STRAIGHT AHEADwill be ready to send out to the backers shortly after January 1st if all... Read more
Rumor Has It: the album title is changing
We are down to the home stretch! The mixing is DONE, the mastering is DONE, and today (hopefully) all the items will be sent to DiscMakers to have the design... Read more
In The Mix - November Update
I am working with Angelo Duran to do the final mix of the album, and we are almost there! I guess I forgot how involved the mixing process of an... Read more
These last two days in the studio were a dream come true. Alex and Lyman just killed it, and Eric our head engineer amazing. Special thanks to Clear Lake Recording... Read more
Back In The Studio
The time has come! October 5 and 6 we are back in teh studio at Clear Lake Recording in North Hollywood, to finish recording our album. Join me as I... Read more
Please fill in your survey
About 26 backers have not filled in the survey yet. The album should be ready by the end of 2017, and I want to make sure I can send you... Read more
The studio dates are booked!
OKAY! We are heading back to Clearlake Recording Studio in North Hollywood to finish cutting the tracks for our new album.
We'll be going in on Thursday 10/5 and all... Read more
Survey Says... and an upcoming gig
You should have noticed that I sent you a survey so that we'll be ready to send your "rewards" for helping make the George Kahn Trio album a reality. Please... Read more
We are on our way back to the studio - thanks to YOU!
Good news, the funds have dropped (ka-ching!) into the bank account, and we are now firming up dates for recording 8 more cool jazz tunes to complete the George Kahn... Read more
WE DID IT!
Wow, I am thrilled and humbled by all the support we got for the Trio Project. Thanks to you we'll be back in the studio this year, and you'll be... Read more
On The Verge!
2o hours to go! $141 away from hitting our goal, thanks to all of you!
I am hanging out tonight on the computer, watching to see if we hit our... Read more
House Party Live Today at 5:15 PST
Alex Acuña, Lyman Medeiros and George will be doing a set of songs from the new album LIVE today at 5:15 PM (Pacific Standard Time). We are using Kickstarter Live... Read more
5 Days To Go! Help Spread the Word
Thank you thank you thank you for being part of this journey! We are almost at the finish line, with only 5 days and $1,900 to go.
If you get... Read more
A Short Link For The House Party on August 6
If you can't make it to our House Party on next Sunday August 6, you can use this link, and watch the live stream of the video on your computer... Read more
Why In The World Are You Creating a New Jazz CD in 2017?
With streaming audio taking over the music business and the death of virtually all book and record stores, why create a new CD recording? In this brief interview George Kahn... Read more
12 days to go, and I am planning a celebration
Less than 2 weeks to go, and we are about 75% of our target. We got this!
To celebrate our success, I have scheduled a LIVE VIDEO FEED from our... Read more
20 Days To Go, and thanks to you we just past the $7,000 mark!
We are on our way to surpassing our goal of $9,997 for the new album, thanks to you. I'd love to have over 200 people pre-order our CD before our... Read more
The Day George Kahn Met Bill Evans
It was 1975 at the Jazz Workshop in Boston, and George got up the nerve to sit down with Bill Evans at the bar during the intermission of the Bill... Read more
George Kahn Trio VIDEO #4 Just Released - Please Enjoy!
Wonton Kelly is a song I wrote for the trio. It features Alex Acuña on drums in a rollicking 12/8 feel. This song was inspired by a fever dream... Read more
We were cooking at Catalina Jazz Club last night
Here's a sample of what you will see and hear if you come to our HOUSE PARTY on Sunday August 6. We were just wailing on the end of Wonton... Read more
Over Half Way There!!!
Wow- thanks to you we are over half-way to our goal of raising $9,997 for our new album.
10 days in and we have pledges over $5,600. The Kick-off Concert... Read more
"BAR IS OPEN" CD & COASTER COMBO is here!!!
I just got the first shipment of the "BAR IS OPEN" drink coasters, and they look FABULOUS! Pledge $75, and you can get your very own set of coasters, PLUS... Read more
You can now listen to the first four songs on Soundcloud
I just posted the first four tracks from the album on Soundcloud
Enjoy the music, and please share this link with your friends - thanks! We want to keep... Read more
WOW! A great first weekend
Thanks to you we have already raised 20% of our goal. I am so excited about this project, I can't wait to share the music with you. Thanks for your... Read more