Music and More
General thoughts of fun stuff, like music, books and the like. Thanks for reading.
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Eric Revis - Slipknots Through A Looking Glass (Pyroclastic Records, 2020)
Experimenting in form and freedom, bassist Eric Revis assembles a stellar lineup to explore a wide ranging set of modern jazz with Bill McH...
Saturday, September 26, 2020
Second Sight - Tiger Tracks (Sunjump Records, 2020)
Second Sight was an excellent modern jazz band consisting of Dave Douglas on trumpet, Jeff Marx on tenor and soprano saxophone, John Espos...
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Matthew Shipp - The Unidentifiable (ESP-Disk, 2020)
Pianist Matthew Shipp convened his trio mates Newman Taylor Baker on drums and Michael Bisio on bass at Park West Studio in Brooklyn in Oct...
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Artemis - Self Titled (Blue Note, 2020)
Artemis is a very talented group, each one of the musicians has a successful career as a leader and collaborator, and adding this well perfo...
Sunday, September 20, 2020
Nubya Garcia - Source (Concord Jazz, 2020)
Another excellent musician from the seemingly limitless pool of young London jazz musicians, saxophonist Nubya Garcia mixes elements of dub...
Friday, September 18, 2020
Dan Weiss Starebaby - Natural Selection (Pi-Recordings, 2020)
Natural Selection takes up where drummer and composer Dan Weiss left off with 2018's Starebaby, melding metal, math/prog rock, mid-1970...
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Don Braden / Joris Teepe Quartet - In the Spirit of Herbie Hancock (Live at De Witte) (O.A.P. Records, 2020)
Saxophonist and flutist Don Braden and double bassist Joris Teepe have been collaborating in many different musical situations for more than...
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