Derrick had the privilege and honor to produce Otis Brown III's debut album, The Thought of You. The album is set to be released September 23rd via Blue Note/Revive, a new partnership between Blue Note Records and Revive-Music. Wax Poetics recently premiered "You're Still The One," Brown's rendition of Shania Twain's 1998 hit song. Brown is joined by vocalist Gretchen Parlato who lends her vocals over the song's tricky 7/8 meter. Wax Poetics had this to say about the newest single and
Watch this video of DHodge rocking with Herbie Hancock while Marcus Miller plays the melody of "Butterfly" on bass clarinet. Also performing on stage with Hodge, Hancock, and Miller are Roy Hargrove, Terri Lyne Carrington, Lionel Loueke, Wah Wah Watson, and Munyungo Jackson. The video was captured back in 2005 during Herbie Hanckock's performance at the Tokyo Jazz Festival.
Thank you for all the love and support that you showed Derrick Hodge, Michael Aaberg, Federico Pena, and Mike Mitchell during their Live Today European Tour this past July. Derrick's gearing to hit the road again this fall and we want to hear from you! Leave a comment below to let us know where you'd like to see Derrick play!