It's award season and Richie Cole Plays Ballads & Love Songs won big in the 38th Annual Jazz Station Awards.
Richie Cole came in 2nd for best alto saxophonist
Eric Susoeff came in 10th for the best electric guitarist behind Barry Finnerty, Vic Juris and Pat Metheny
Mark Perna came in 9th for the best acoustic bassist behind Ron Carter, Miroslav Vitous and Buster Williams.
George Heid/Jim Barr came in 10th for best engineer
The album itself is in the top 25 albums of the year.