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Paul Jost is a rare talent – an eclectic artist with great skill as a vocalist, drummer, composer and arranger in genres that range from jazz to country and more. His vocals are so soulful that music critic, Buster Maxwell wrote … “he nearly single-handedly reclaims the male voice as a valid and critically important jazz instrument.”

Over the years, his musical talents extended to guitar and harmonica, but it’s his voice that truly makes him a standout. Paul has joined with vibraphonist Tony Miceli and bassist Kevin MacConnell in the group re-named The Jost Project, where they interpret classic rock in a jazz format. Their new CD, with drummer Charlie Patierno, is entitled “Can't Find My Way Home” and is being released by Dot Time Records, based in NY and in Europe, later in the summer, 2013. This highly anticipated CD has early listeners in Europe and the USA excited about its potential. Paul is honored to have another CD, a solo recording, in the works with Dot Time Records for later in the year. ...
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“In an era of male jazz vocalists jousting for position as Rat Pack wannabees and angst-ridden, twenty- something posers, Jost is a sigh of relief. He possesses an abundance of convincing vocal qualities, most notably his ability to deliver fresh, uncontrived readings of overdone standards like “The Days of Wine and Roses”, “Girl From Ipanema” and “How Insensitive”. Jost’s somber rendering of Rodgers and Hart’s “I Didn’t Know What Time It Was”, is drenched with pathos and is astonishingly compelling.”

—John Barron, All About Jazz

“...relentless romanticism comes courtesy of Paul Jost’s stunning singing...

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Featured recording “Breaking Through”

Breaking Through

Dot Time Records
2014
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    Breaking Through

    Dot Time Records
    2014
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