Reviews

Jazz vocalist Carol Duboc arranges new single to be on GRAMMYS's "Wavelength The radio track from the "Colored Glasses" album merits ballot consideration for the arrangement done by the singer-songwriter and collaborator Jeff Lorber. LOS ANGELES (22 October 2015): Carol Duboc and seminal contemporary jazz keyboardist Jeff...

It’s worth noting anytime a jazz vocalist delivers an album of original music, rather than reimagining standards or performing jazz arrangements of popular music. That’s what we get with Carol Duboc’s Colored Glasses (Gold Note Music, 2015). Producer Duboc sings lead on all tracks and background...

Carol Duboc/”Colored Glasses” album release concerts at The Baked Potato on Sept. 18 Posted on September 18, 2015 by Valerie Milano For her second straight album, Carol Duboc (www.CarolDuboc.com) is opening up her heart and soul with divulging lyrics about the difficult experience of ending her marriage...

by Ronald Jackson The most interesting and revealing Carol Duboc story continues with another chapter, Colored Glasses, offering her sweet and convincing vocals and the top-tier instrumental and co-compositional help of her partner in crime, producer/composer/keyboardist Jeff Lorber and members of his Jeff Lorber Fusion band. This...

By Patrick Van de Wiele Her seventh album: Two years ago, I reviewed Carol’s album ‘Smile’, that she made together with Jeff Lorber. Now they have again co-written and co-produced 10 original songs, and next to Lorber, who handles all keys, piano and bass, Vinnie Colaiuta plays...

Since 2001 in the music scene jazz singer Carol Duboc started With All That I Am. In 2002 followed sophomore album Duboc, then All Of You (2005), Songs for Lovers (2008), The Burt Bacharach Songbook (2009) and in 2013 Smile. Now she is back with Colored...

By Carol Banks Weber, The Jazz Examiner If Carol Duboc’s 2013 hit album Smile with Grammy-nominated keyboardist Jeff Lorber weathered the emotional storms of a heartbreak, her upcoming follow-up’s the happy result. Due out on September 18 — with a full-on splashy, star-studded CD release party...

CAROL DUBOC/Colored Glasses: The gal with the impeccable songwriting chops hooks up with some jazz pals with their own impeccable chops for a ‘one for me' set that doesn't aim for the top of the charts in a blatantly commercial way but by going through...

Carol Duboc takes us on a thought provoking musical journey through the ups and downs, and finally dissolution, of her marriage with her newest CD “Smile” on Gold Note Music. She took all of her sadness, feelings of helplessness and anxiousness and put pen to...