The Insider #4: Label CEO Dave Stapleton (Edition Records)

Dave Stapleton is the founder and driving force behind the London-based label Edition Records. A brilliant pianist and composer in his own right, he has grown a label that now boasts releases by Dave Holland, Chris Potter, Daniel Herskedal, Snowpoet, and Kurt Elling, who recently won the label its first Grammy Award when he received Best Jazz Vocal Album at the 2021 Grammys.

Show Notes:
Tracks Played:
– Rob Luft: Life Is The Dancer
– Slowly Rolling Camera feat. Mark Lockheart: Feels Like Fiction
– Snowpoet: Another Step
– Daniel Herskedal: The White Lion Docks in Point Comfort
– Fergus McCreadie: Tree Climbing

Visit Edition Records here

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Author: Jason Crane