We are thrilled to announce —

Kevin Bachelder’s & Jason Lee Bruns’

“Cherry Avenue"

on Panout Music Group

is being considered in the first round

of the 58th GRAMMY© Nominations for

- Best Jazz Vocal Album

“Bachelder is able to sing to the heart of each song…”
      - Jazz Sensibilities

“…highly original arrangements that bring new and creative light to this collection of familiar tunes.”
      - All About Vocals

“Cherry Avenue is a perfect example of a collaboration gone right.”
      - All About Jazz

“Jason is a drummer with an irresistible groove and Kevin is a vocalist with a gift for telling a captivating musical story.”
      - Don Heckman



“Cherry Avenue was #3 on the CMJ (College Music Journal) “Top Jazz Adds”, the CMJ “Top 40 Jazz Charts”, and the Root Music Report “Top 50 Jazz Albums”. Cherry Avenue offers a variety of jazz standards, bluesy originals, and pop classics re-imagined through compelling arrangements weaved with virtuosic instrumental & scat solos throughout, featuring the vocal stylings of Kevin Bachelder who is accompanied by the all-star lineup of the Jason Lee Bruns Collective comprised of 3-horns, upright bass, guitar, piano, and drums.

Jason’s preceding album, LIVE at Catalina Jazz Club (Panout), which also featured Kevin and the Collective’s all-stars lineup Debut at #1 slot for Top Jazz Adds and Peaked at #8 on Top 40 for CMJ Charts amongst Chick Corea (Concord), Joey DeFrancesco (Highnote) and Trombone Shorty (Verve).

Cherry Avenue features:

Kevin Bachelder – vocals, trumpet (#4)
Kim Richmond – woodwinds
Brandon Fields - tenor sax (#10)
Ron Blake – trumpet, flügelhorn
Jacques Voyemant - trombone
Angelo Metz – guitars
Daniel Szabo – piano
Edwin Livingston – upright bass
Jason Lee Bruns – drum set
Rich Breen - recording & mix
Dave Collins - mastering

   Recorded at Firehouse Studios in Pasadena, CA on February 26th, 2015

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Contact: Management@PanoutMusicGroup.com
Website: JasonLeeBruns.com/Bachelder