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To satisfy curious listeners and highlight the excellent music, AccuJazz Internet radio has created a “Best Jazz of 2013” channel playing the most critically-acclaimed jazz albums released last year. The streaming channel is free to listen to and available 24 hours a day at

Gill Evans dies aged 75. His orchestra undertakes a memorial tour of Italy ...

Jazz declared a “national treasure” by US congress.

In Greece, The group ISKRA released A New Day, their first ablum. Around the world, an era close with the passing of Benny Goodman &Thad Jones.

Few releases in Greece while Weather report records its final album This is This

Sun Ra visits Athens and Herbie Hancock win a grammy for "Rock it"

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is rolling out a holiday line-up of collectible 12" and 7" vinyl releases created especially for Record Store Day on November 29, 2013.

In Greece, 4releases this year from Sakis Papadimitriou, Floros Floridis, Anna Simopoulos and Thomas Sliomis with Daunik Lazro.
Around the world, Keith Jarrett returned to the trio format, Wynton Marsalis makes musical history & Herbie Hancock’s synthesized dance hit “Rockit”

n Greece, Two new jazz albums are released. Abroad, Thelonious Monk dies. His death inspires a rash of memorial tributes, and his compositions remain a core part of the standards repertoire.