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CultureCatch.com's Best Of 2012 List

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CultureCatch.com's annual Best New Jazz Albums list is out. Sitting at #1 is David S. Ware & Planetary Unknown's album on AUM Fidelity, Live at Jazz Festival Saalfelden 2011. Artist of the Year honors go to Brazilian saxophonist Ivo Perelman, who released six albums on Leo Records in 2012. Top historical recording is the Miles Davis Quintet's Live in Europe 1967.

For author Steve Holtje's complete list of the top ten new albums, the top five historical releases, and commentary on all the honored albums, including all six of Mr. Perelman's CDs, visit CultureCatch.com.

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