“...think Michael Franks but with a wider range... With its catchy melody and appealing groove, 'Love Matters More' is a fine start for Alex Otey’s upcoming album release!"
SCOTT YANOW, JAZZ JOURNALIST/HISTORIAN
“Love Matters More by Alex Otey Trio
'drips with cool’ like their other great songs!"
BOB EGAN ENTERTAINMENT
Alex Otey Trio!
Alex Otey - Vocal/Piano
Chris Clark - Bass
Darrell Soltesz - Drums
Writing mainstream works that have received acclaim within the Jazz, Pop, Americana and Children's genres, Alex Otey has blended a
'Jamie Cullum meets Antonio Carlos Jobim' groove across this light-hearted Vocal Jazz style song!
Love Matters More is the latest single release by singer-songwriter/producer Alex Otey. He's been a participant artist on a number of works, including the GRAMMY® Nominated 'Fitness Rock & Roll' album, which he produced, and on the GRAMMY® Winning 'All About Bullies Big And Small' album. Otey is also a participant artist/arranger on a third GRAMMY® Nominated project, 'Health Food For Thought'.
Other projects Otey produced include Americana, Country, Jazz and Classical recordings for artists, such as: Miss Amy, Orlando Otey, Leonardo Le San and Richie Cole.
Otey has performed with a number of prominent jazz musicians including Lew Soloff, Sonny Stitt, and recorded with Richie Cole and Grover Washington Jr.. This latest recording, Love Matters More, is an upbeat Vocal Jazz style song written and performed by the Alex Otey Trio, which includes bassist Chris Clark and drummer Darrell Soltez.